Even though Idi Amin Dada ruled Uganda for only eight years from 1971 to he took full advantage of his time in command to put his wrath on display. Roughly half a million people lost their lives due to extrajudicial killings and genocide during this time.
Idi Amin, President of Uganda in the Africans used to carry Europeans, but now Europeans are carrying us. Now we are the masters." Amin was a dictator and tyrant and when he fled Uganda its economy was in ruins.
uganda 1977 - A 1977 caricature of Amin in military and presidential attire by Edmund S.
Amin: The Rise and Fall (1981) $19.99; aka: Rise And Fall Of Idi Amin; This film details the controversial actions and atrocities of the former dictator of Uganda, Idi Amin Dada, during his violent rise to power in 1971 until his overthrow as the result of the Uganda-Tanzania War in 1979. Stars Joseph Olita as Idi Amin. Also stars Thomas Baptiste and Leonard Trolley.
A campaign that started calling the critical press "fake" "liars" restricting certain reporters from rallies, allowing objects thrown and encouraging violence told us his agenda. Dismantle and make his base doubt the truth at the start.