Uganda Media Covering Live Opposition Protests To Lose Licences
[img]http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-UI2hbC-WoEo/VzGlA_g-sxI/AAAAAAACckk/Di2gel7jSEgRLCP0xuJWQI1vc4Sory9lwCLcB/s1600/uganda.jpg">The Ugandan government has banned and threatened to revoke licences of any media outlet that dares to cover live protests planned by opposition groups in the country.
A statement issued by Ugandan Minister for Information and National Guidance Jim Muhwezi said the planned protests would violate a court order issued last week by the country’s constitutional court.
“All live broadcast of defiance activities should stop. Any media house that continues to cover them risks having their license revoked,” said Muhwezi.
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