After finding out that his wife was not going to succeed in getting support for the NRM flag-bearer position, Dictator Yoweri Museveni decided to offer himself for re-election despite the fact that his doctors had advised him, that he could manage a tough Campaign in his current state of health.
Its a total dilemma for Uganda. He must be a president at all costs. Even when Its clear his support has been eroded away significantly by factors like overstay in power
Dictator Yoweri Museveni suffers from prostate cancer and he underwent a laparoscopic surgery to remove the prostate gland, at the Fortis clinic in New Delhi,India on 18th September 2011.
Thereafter Dictator Museveni has been taking medication on regular basis that are administered by his personal doctor, Diana Atwiine with the guidance from the Fortis Clinic cancer specialists.
Dictator Museveni has had his body weakened due to this condition and he suffers from high level urinary incontinence, and the strong medication has impacted heavily on his memory and moods.
Dictator Yoweri Museveni also suffers from another condition called gout and this has to be treated with strong medications that have a lot of adverse side-effects that include: paralysis and impaired speech.According to an impeccable source, Dictator Museveni virtually carries out his duties on high doses of steroids that , are now said to have destroyed his skeletal build up,and before he takes them, he cannot even manage to stand on his legs.