Ugandan opposition leader charged with incitement

Reuters News
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Posted: Apr 18, 2011 8:27 AM

KAMPALA (Reuters) - Ugandan opposition leader Kizza Besigye was charged in court on Monday with engaging in riotous behavior and inciting violence after he was arrested during protests over rising food and fuel prices.

Besigye was released on bail pending the hearing of the case.

(Reporting by Elias Biryabarema; Writing by James Macharia)