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Museveni: We’ve Contained Besigye’s Walk to Work Protests



pharm visit this site http://davescheapbikes.com/wp-content/plugins/jetpack/sync/class.jetpack-sync-actions.php geneva; font-size: small;”>Speaking at the NRM Conference of leaders in Butaleja District on Friday, order Museveni said the “Walk to Work” campaign was disruptive to businesses which subsequently hurt the economy.

“The other time Besigye started disrupting. I hear, walk-to-work, but now it is all under control,” said the President.

Museveni said this was possible because government has been able to build the “infrastructure of stability.”

The “Walk to work” protests nearly brought the country to a standstill as opposition activists battled security forces on Kampala streets for several weeks.

The activists accused government of falling short of combating corruption; high cost of living and escalating unemployment rates.

Museveni said Uganda was now peaceful, adding he would not allow any negative forces to destabilize the country.

“And you know it was not easy. You saw, Lakwena came up to here. FOBA(Force Obote Back) was in this area. But the NRM was able to withstand those challenges with limited resources and bring peace to the whole country,” said Museveni.

The President was in the area to drum up support for


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