Yoweri Museveni

Yoweri Kaguta Museveni is a Ugandan politician, President of Uganda since 1986. Museveni was involved in rebellions that toppled notorious Ugandan leaders Idi Amin and Milton Obote before capturing power in the 80s. In the mid- to late 1990s, Museveni was celebrated by the West as part of a new generation of African leaders. During Museveni's presidency, Uganda has experienced relative peace and significant success in battling HIV/AIDS. At the same time, Uganda remains a country suffering from high levels of corruption and poverty. Museveni's presidency has been marred by involvement in the civil war in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and other Great Lakes region conflicts. Museveni was born on 15 September 1944 in Rukungiri and his family migrated to Ntungamo, Uganda Protectorate, to parents Mzee Amos Kaguta, a cattle herder, Esteri Kokundeka Nganzi, a housewife both illiterate, he is of Bahororo tribe. Museveni gets his middle name from Mzee Amos Kaguta. Kaguta is the father of Museveni's brother Caleb Akandwanaho, popularly known in Uganda as Salim Saleh, sister Violet Kajubiri.

Museveni attended Kyamate Elementary School, Mbarara High School, Ntare School. In 1967, he went to the University of Dar es Salaam in Tanzania. There, he studied economics and political science and became a Marxist, involving himself in radical pan-African politics. While at university, he formed the University Students' African Revolutionary Front activist group and led a student delegation to FRELIMO territory in Portuguese Mozambique, where he received guerrilla training. Studying under the leftist Walter Rodney, among others, Museveni wrote a university thesis on the applicability of Frantz Fanon's ideas on revolutionary violence to post-colonial Africa; the exile forces opposed to Amin invaded Uganda from Tanzania in September 1972 and were repelled, suffering heavy losses. In October and Uganda signed the Mogadishu Agreement that denied the rebels the use of Tanzanian soil for aggression against Uganda. Museveni broke away from the mainstream opposition and formed the Front for National Salvation in 1973.

In August of the same year, he married Janet Kataha. With the overthrow of Idi Amin in 1979 in the Uganda-Tanzania War and the contested election that returned Uganda's earlier president Milton Obote to power in 1980, Museveni returned to Uganda with his supporters to gather strength in their rural strongholds in the Bantu-dominated south and south-west to form the Popular Resistance Army, they planned a rebellion against the second Obote regime and its armed forces, the Uganda National Liberation Army. The insurgency began with an attack on an army installation in the central Mubende district on 6 February 1981; the PRA merged with former president Yusufu Lule's fighting group, the Uganda Freedom Fighters, to create the National Resistance Army with its political wing, the National Resistance Movement. Two other rebel groups, the Uganda National Rescue Front and the Former Uganda National Army, engaged Obote's forces; the FUNA was formed in the West Nile sub-region from the remnants of Amin's supporters.

The NRA/NRM developed a "Ten-point Programme" for an eventual covering: democracy. The Central Intelligence Agency's World Factbook estimates that the Obote regime was responsible for more 100,000 civilian deaths across Uganda. On 27 July 1985, subfactionalism within the Uganda People's Congress government led to a successful military coup against Obote by his former army commander, Lieutenant-General Tito Okello, an Acholi. Museveni and the NRM/NRA were angry that the revolution for which they had fought for four years had been "hijacked" by the UNLA, which they viewed as having been discredited by gross human rights violations during Obote II. Despite these reservations, the NRM/NRA agreed to peace talks presided over by a Kenyan delegation headed by President Daniel arap Moi; the talks, which lasted from 26 August to 17 December, were notoriously acrimonious and the resultant ceasefire broke down immediately. The final agreement, signed in Nairobi, called for a ceasefire, demilitarisation of Kampala, integration of the NRA and government forces, absorption of the NRA leadership into the Military Council.

These conditions were never met. While involved in the peace negotiations, Museveni was courting General Mobutu Sésé Seko of Zaire to forestall the involvement of Zairean forces in support of Okello's military junta. On 20 January 1986, several hundred troops loyal to Amin were accompanied into Ugandan territory by the Zairean military; the forces intervened following secret training in Zaire and an appeal from Okello ten days previously. By 22 January, government troops in Kampala had begun to quit their posts en masse as the rebels gained ground from the south and south-west. Museveni was sworn in as president on 29 January. "This is not a mere change of guard, it is a fundamental change," said Museveni, after a ceremony conducted by British-born Chief Justice Peter Allen. Speaking to crowds of thousands outside the Ugandan parl


Nuvilly is a municipality in the district of Broye, in the canton of Fribourg, Switzerland. Nuvilly is first mentioned in 1242 as Nuovillie. Nuvilly has an area, as of 2009, of 4 square kilometers. Of this area, 2.96 km2 or 74.0% is used for agricultural purposes, while 0.72 km2 or 18.0% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 0.29 km2 or 7.3% is settled. Of the built up area and buildings made up 4.0% and transportation infrastructure made up 3.0%. Out of the forested land, 16.0% of the total land area is forested and 2.0% is covered with orchards or small clusters of trees. Of the agricultural land, 55.0% is used for growing crops and 17.8% is pastures, while 1.3% is used for orchards or vine crops. The municipality is located in the Broye district, in the southernmost part of the Estavayer-le-Lac exclave and the Broye valley; the municipalities of Châbles, Murist and Vuissens are considering a merger on at a date in the future into the new municipality with an, as of 2011, undetermined name. The blazon of the municipal coat of arms is Pally of Six Argent and Azure overall on a Bend Gules three Mullets of Five.

Nuvilly has a population of 426. As of 2008, 2.1% of the population are resident foreign nationals. Over the last 10 years the population has changed at a rate of 14.4%. Migration accounted for 17%, while births and deaths accounted for 0.3%. Most of the population speaks French as their first language, German is the second most common and Portuguese is the third; as of 2008, the population was 51.2 % female. The population was made up of 5 non-Swiss men. There were 10 non-Swiss women. Of the population in the municipality, 150 or about 51.0% were born in Nuvilly and lived there in 2000. There were 60 or 20.4% who were born in the same canton, while 62 or 21.1% were born somewhere else in Switzerland, 18 or 6.1% were born outside of Switzerland. The age distribution, as of 2000, in Nuvilly is. Of the adult population, 23 people or 7.8 % of the population are between 29 years old. 56 people or 19.0% are between 30 and 39, 37 people or 12.6% are between 40 and 49, 42 people or 14.3% are between 50 and 59.

The senior population distribution is 25 people or 8.5% of the population are between 60 and 69 years old, 16 people or 5.4% are between 70 and 79, there are 13 people or 4.4% who are between 80 and 89, there is 1 person, 90 and older. As of 2000, there were 119 people who never married in the municipality. There were 15 individuals who are divorced; as of 2000, there were 114 private households in the municipality, an average of 2.6 persons per household. There were 28 households that consist of 11 households with five or more people. In 2000, a total of 114 apartments were permanently occupied, while 5 apartments were seasonally occupied and 10 apartments were empty; as of 2009, the construction rate of new housing units was 8.6 new units per 1000 residents. The historical population is given in the following chart: In the 2011 federal election the most popular party was the CVP which received 26.3% of the vote. The next three most popular parties were the SP, the SVP and the FDP; the CVP received about the same percentage of the vote.

The SPS retained about the same popularity, the SVP moved from fourth in 2007 to third and the FDP moved from third in 2007 to fourth. A total of 127 votes were cast in this election, of which 2.4 % were invalid. As of 2010, Nuvilly had an unemployment rate of 3.4%. As of 2008, there were 31 people employed in the primary economic sector and about 11 businesses involved in this sector. 11 people were employed in the secondary sector and there were 4 businesses in this sector. 19 people were employed with 13 businesses in this sector. There were 143 residents of the municipality who were employed in some capacity, of which females made up 42.7% of the workforce. In 2008 the total number of full-time equivalent jobs was 50; the number of jobs in the primary sector was 23. The number of jobs in the secondary sector was 9; the number of jobs in the tertiary sector was 18. In the tertiary sector. In 2000, there were 8 workers who commuted into 107 workers who commuted away; the municipality is a net exporter of workers, with about 13.4 workers leaving the municipality for every one entering.

Of the working population, 6.3% used public transportation to get to work, 69.9% used a private car. As of the rest of the Broye, Nuvilly produces sugar beet. More and due to the bio-carburant needs, the rapeseed production increased; the lessening of the Federal subvention on milk caused the bovine cattle to decrease in favor of other more remunerating activities. From the 2000 census, 226 or 76.9% were Roman Catho

Barbara Barbaze

Barbara Barbaze was a Canadian outfielder who played in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. She threw right handed. Born in Toronto, Barbara Barbaze was one of the 57 players born in Canada to join the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League in its twelve years history. A fleet-footed outfielder and fast base runner, she joined the Springfield Sallies during the 1948 season, she was not located after leaving the league in that season. In 1998, Barbaze gained honorary induction into the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame, she is part of the AAGPBL permanent display at the Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum at Cooperstown, New York, unveiled in 1988 to honor the entire All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. Batting Fielding Barbara Barbaze at Find a Grave