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It’s time for Uganda’s President to step down

Yoweri Museveni has ensured that the west is dependent on him

Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni, "can claim to have ended decades of instability" but has failed to hold a free election. © REUTERS/Edward Echwalu

Yoweri Museveni once said that the problem with African rulers was that they stayed in power too long. In August he turned 70. He has now been President of Uganda for 28 years.

There is much he can look back on with pride. He…

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