Museveni is the seating President of the Republic of Uganda and Chairman of the National Resistance Movement party.
He was born in Ntungamo in south-western Uganda in 1944 and attended Kyamate Primary School in Ntungamo, Mbarara High School, and Ntare School.
In 1967, he went to the University of Dar es Salaam in Tanzania, where, he studied economics and political science. While at university, he formed the University Students' African Revolutionary Front activist group and led a student delegation to FRELIMO territory in Mozambique, then under Portuguese rule.
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