Friday, November 21, 2003

Uganda: 34 MPs boycott parliament over security in the north

MPs from north and east Uganda, worst hit by a 17-year brutal rebellion, are boycotting parliament until the security situation improves.

...Cecilia Ogwal, MP for Lira, scene of several recent attacks, said President Yoweri Museveni should call for international help or resign, reports The Monitor newspaper. (link)