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When Lule was sworn in as fourth president

Former president Yusuf Lule (centre) was removed from office in 1979 in what was widely reported to have been a bloodless coup. Photo |  FILE

What you need to know:

  • Two individuals who would later become part of the list of Lule’s successors, Generals Tito Okello Lutwa and Yoweri Museveni, both clad in military fatigue, were there to ensure that the new president was secure.