By Watchdog reporter

President Museveni has ordered for the closing of Uganda’s oldest university.

Citing provisions in constitution giving him such powers, Museveni on Tuesday evening directed the closure of the university with “immediate effect”.

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The university which has been involved in staff and student protests, according to Museveni will not open “until further notice”.

He explained that the directive was intended to “guarantee safety of persons and property”.

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