New for Uganda
A collection of ancient kingdoms were combined to form a British protectorate in 1893. Independence was achieved in 1962. The ethnic strife under the rule of Idi Amin lasted from 1971 to 1980.
Timeline of Uganda
• Part 1: Prehistory to the Road to Independence
• Part 2: Road to Independence to Idi Amin
• Part 3: Idi Amin to the Relaunch of the East Africa Community
• Part 4: Relaunch of the East African Community to Present Day
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