Photos: Anti-Museveni Protesters in London Meet British MP Who Called President ‘Barrier to Uganda’s Development’
Vocal British MP Meets Ugandan Protesters in London
British MP Dr Paul Williams met Ugandans protesting against president Yoweri Museveni in London, and further called on the three-decade leader to exit power.
“Will the government use Chogm to give a message to Uganda’s President Museveni that after 32 years in power he’s become a barrier to his country’s development and that good governance includes leaving office?” Williams told British parliament ahead of Chogm.
PAUL WILLIAMS MEETS ANTI-MUSEVENI PROTESTERS IN LONDON
On Tuesday, Paul Williams met Anti-Museveni protesters outside Parliament in London.
Williams, who previously worked as a physician for five years in Uganda, urged Museveni to deal with corruption.
He also advised Museveni to open the doors for dialogue and to respect press freedom.
Williams added that he was “fully committed” to work with Ugandans to see “meaningful democracy” in the east African land locked country.
Additional Reporting: Vincent Magombe