Exiled Ugandan general allowed home to keep army on side

December 14, 2014 11:50 AM

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KAMPALA (Reuters) - A Ugandan general who fled into exile last year saying he feared for his life after criticizing President Yoweri Museveni's reported plan to hand power to his son, returned home on Sunday in a move analysts said was designed to keep the army on side.

David Sejusa, who had long been seen as a staunch ally of the president, fled to Britain early last year after alleging there was a plot to kill officials opposed to a plan aired in the media for Museveni to hand power to his son, Kainerugaba Muhoozi. Museveni himself has denied any such plan.

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