Ugandan Opposition's Besigye Reinforces Car to Fend Off Police

Ugandan opposition leader Kiiza Besigye has modified his car to deter police attacks. In a series of tweets, Besigye uploaded several pictures of his white Land Cruiser fitted with steel reinforcements on the windscreen and windows.



Kizza Besigye's reinforced car

Former presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye and his co-accused at Mbarara Chief Magistrate's Court on Thursday.

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