Amanpour and Company

Why Ugandan President Museveni Wants A 6th Term In Office

Clip: 01/12/2021 | 2m 44s | Video has closed captioning.

This week's presidential election in Uganda sees 38-year-old Bobi Wine taking on President Museveni, who’s been in power for 35 years. The run-up has been violent, and today the government banned social media platforms crucial to Wine’s campaign. In addition, Wine says the army raided his home and arrested his security staff. Christiane puts all this to President Museveni himself.

Aired: 01/12/21

Rating: NR

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