Uganda: Dr Kizza Besigye’s Account of of the regime’s continued disregard of individual’s rights

Dr Kizza BesigyeI had a working lunch appointment today, Friday 24th January 2014; so I prepared to leave home (Kasangati) at about 12.30pm. When we reached the Western gate of my residence, we found a police patrol vehicle packed right across the gate. We hooted and the policemen who were sleeping inside the vehicle woke up and got out of the vehicle but ignored our demand to free our exit.

All the policemen were busy making calls. Realising that I was getting late for my appointment, I got out of the vehicle and went to the gate to physically demand the policemen to get out of the way. 

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