Ugandan tribal king Mumbere facing fresh charges of terrorism and murder

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Gloria Nakiyimba

The woes of the Rwenzururu king Charles Wesley Mumbere are far from over, after he was charged afresh on Monday.

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Treason added to charges for tribal king Mumbere in Uganda

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Gloria Nakiyimba

The Omusinga of the Rwenzururu Kingdom Charles Wesley Mumbere has been charged with treason. The tribal king of the Rwenzururu people in the Rwenzori Mountain region in western Uganda appeared at the magistrate court in the eastern town of Jinja on Wednesday.

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Ugandan tribal king charged with murder amid violence in region

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Gloria Nakiyimba

Kasese town remains calm but unstable. The town in Uganda’s western Rwenzori region neighboring the Democratic Republic of Congo has been the scene of heavy fighting with gunshots heard everywhere following the weekend attacks on a tribal King’s Palace.

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Observations of an Expat: Brexit is BIG

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Tom Arms

Next Thursday and Friday are BIG news days. Allow me to reinforce that through repetition. Next Thursday and Friday are BIG news days. The tail end of the next working week could go down as a historic watershed.

At 7am the British electorate will start marching to polling stations to vote whether to leave or remain in the European Union. At 10pm the stations close and some time in the early hours of Friday morning London time the world will know the British decision with its far-reaching repercussions.

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Observations of an Expat: Muslim Murders

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Tom Arms

Assad Shah was a popular man. People popped into his open-all-hours Glasgow shop for a chat as often as they did for a carton of milk.

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