The return of Kizza Besigye to the political frontline in Uganda to lead a new pressure group called The Front for Transition, was snubbed by ... the main opposition party National Unity Platform (NUP) of Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine. The new party has upped suspicion among Wine supporters, but has also reignited debate of what has been the main problem bedevilling opposition parties in Uganda. And the problem is disunity.
On Tuesday 29 June, the PDP lost the third governor in its camp to the APC in seven months.
Governor Bello Matawalle of the northwest Zamfara State defected to the ruling party along with most lawmakers in the state after months-long speculation.