Sunday, May 8, 2011

Press freedom: thumbs up for NRM or bold journalism?

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The Ugandan media fraternity on May 3 joined their colleagues elsewhere to celebrate International Press Freedom Day. As usual, the debate was on the status of media freedoms. But we can also pitch our small tent here. The relative press freedom in Uganda is the result of the experience and spirit of the armed rebel movement that mothered the political leadership in power to day.

During the armed struggle, the rebel movement pursued what they called a policy of ‘open criticism and open

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