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How Idi Amin built UPC headquarters

At the time Amin toppled Obote, Uganda House was estimated to cost sh24m, a fortune then. President Amin pledged to complete it and, thereafter, turn it...

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How Amin Related with Prince Mutebi

In the first days of his presidency, Amin pledged to return to Uganda the remains of Prince Mutebi’s father, Ssekabaka Edward Mutesa II, for a decent burial...

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TODAY IN HISTORY: When Amin effected his...

The expulsion took place after President Amin accused a minority of the Asian population of disloyalty, non-integration, and commercial malpractice.

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Kalungi Kabuye's lens: Of Kampala pubs gone...

Very few pre-Amin pubs still exists today, and I think La Bella Bar on Dewinton road must be the only one left.

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My Somalia Diary: MPs meet Amin’s long lost...

Sheikh Abdulai Idi Amin said he has never seen his relatives in Uganda.

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When Amin annexed Kagera Salient onto Uganda...

October 29, 1978, the Ugandan invasion force killed the Tanzanian soldiers guarding the border post and occupied Kagera Salient Tanzania territory, ‘within...

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Former chief of staff drags wife to land...

Gen. Gowon accuses his wife of trying to grab his land in Kawempe, Kampala.

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SPECIAL REPORT: 42 years after clock tower...

Seven months after February 1977 killing of the Anglican Archbishop and the former Police Inspector General, Uganda's military government did what appeared...

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47 years since Amin expelled Asians

Uganda's once vibrant economy was brought to its knees in the second year of Amin's presidency

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Bwana Jogoo: Evoking bittersweet nostalgia...

This time in our history is brought into vivid relief with Bwana Jogoo, a new docudrama now screening at the National Theatre and which is a must-see for...

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How to safeguard your home while...

During this season, a number of people travel to their villages to join their family members in one big Christmas party and new year celebration.