My roots, This video summarises my origins, stretching very many years back.

Friends, As Marcus Garvey wrote, “A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture are like a tree without roots.” Seeing how we are quickly losing and forgetting our history, I was motivated to document my own history as an individual, so that I would be able to pass on this knowledge […]

Bobi Wine collaborator Nubian Li recounts his prison ordeal

For Ali Bukeni, joining Bobi Wine on the campaign trail was a no-brainer — despite the dangers. Bukeni, better known by his stage name Nubian Li, is one of Bobi Wine’s musical partners. The pair have recorded a number of songs together. When the 39-year-old singer-turned-politician Bobi Wine — real name Kyagulanyi Ssentamu Robert — sought […]

Ugandan activists describe months of physical abuse in prison

Opposition activists who spent months behind bars in Uganda have described systematic physical abuse, denial of basic legal rights and appalling conditions as they waited for trial on charges they claim were fabricated. The experiences of the activists, revealed to the Guardian after their release last month, will increase pressure on Uganda, a key western ally in […]