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Ugandan Asians 40 Years On

Forty years ago, President Idi Amin made an announcement which shocked the world.

He forced tens of thousands of Asians to leave Uganda. Central News' Rajiv Popat travelled to Uganda to see the effect it had on Ugandan Asians and the country.

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"The butcher of Africa liked having his photo taken"

Idi Amin enjoyed having his picture taken, according to a photographer who was often by his side snapping away at high profile events.

Manu Kanani spent a lot of time with the man known as the butcher of Africa. He said Amin had a Jekyll and Hyde personality and was capable of inhuman acts against others.

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