Across EA, opposition parties continued to lose ground to incumbents

Saturday January 2 2016

Uganda’s opposition candidate Dr Kizza Besigye

Uganda’s opposition candidate Dr Kizza Besigye at a campaign rally on November 24, 2015. In Rwanda, Burundi and Uganda, the opposition is increasingly becoming insignificant as draconian rules leave them little room to manoeuvre. PHOTO | MORGAN MBABAZI 

By FRED OLUOCH