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English Publication Date: Monday, February 22, 2016 Source: All Africa
It is useful to reflect on whether that debate served any function. Did it win any hearts; did any voters change their minds having been won over by a candidate's presentation? Difficult to judge but it is unlikely that any voter could have been...
English Publication Date: Monday, February 22, 2016 Source: All Africa
So finally President Yoweri Museveni defied all predictions and attended the presidential debate. I can say without any fear of contradiction that Museveni did so in defiance of the advice of everyone in NRM and immediate family. It was an entirely...
English Publication Date: Wednesday, February 17, 2016 Source: Foreign Policy
He joked. He complained. But most importantly, Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni engaged his rivals for the first time ever in a genuine political debate that was broadcast live to millions of Ugandans.
English Publication Date: Wednesday, February 17, 2016 Source: All Africa
Voice of America senior editor Shaka Ssali has said he considered a last-minute withdrawal from co-moderating last weekend 's presidential debate after organisers told him he would not question Mr Yoweri Museveni, the ruling NRM party candidate, as...
English Publication Date: Sunday, February 14, 2016 Source: All Africa
Ugandans on Saturday night witnessed their first LIVE TV debate involving all the Presidential Candidates. 
English Publication Date: Monday, February 15, 2016 Source: All Africa
Unlike the inaugural debate, you felt Mr Museveni's presence in the men and women with walkie talkies with overbearing ammunition, draped in army fatigues, shoving here and there, taking charge of the atmosphere.
English Publication Date: Monday, February 15, 2016 Source: All Africa
Uganda's second round of the presidential debate... in Kampala last Saturday night confirmed various opinion polls' projections: this Thursday's contest is a two-horse race between Mr Yoweri Museveni and Dr Kizza Besigye.
French Publication Date: Sunday, February 14, 2016 Source: RFI
En Ouganda, pour la première fois, le chef de l'Etat, Yoweri Museveni, s'est prêté samedi 13 février au délicat exercice du débat télévisé dans le cadre de la campagne pour l’élection présidentielle du 18 février 2016. 
English Publication Date: Saturday, February 13, 2016 Source: Reuters
Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni dismissed as fiction attacks from rivals over allegations of corruption, unemployment and the state of healthcare in a televised debate on Saturday ahead of next week's presidential election.
English Publication Date: Friday, February 12, 2016
According to the African Centre for Media Excellence (ACME) 'Media Coverage of the 2016 elections January 2016 findings', the five received more media coverage in January than they did in December. Read more at All Africa.
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