Article published : Monday, May 3rd, 2021 12:00 am
Ugandan president's son named in ICC complaint over abductions and abuse Muhoozi Kainerugaba leads Special Forces Command, an elite military unit blamed for widespread abusesWarning: graphic information in this report may upset some readersLawyers acting for the victims of a wave of abductions and torture by security forces in Uganda have named senior military commanders, including the president's son, in a complaint to the international criminal court.Prosecutors at the ICC are already reviewing an earlier submission from the opposition politician Robert Kyagulanyi, the former reggae singer known as Bobi Wine, describing widespread human rights abuses before presidential polls held in January. Continue reading...
Author : Jason Burke Africa correspondent