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KALOC youth support age limit removal

KALOC youth support age limit removal

A section of youth under their association Kick Age Limit Out of the Constitution (KALOC)  have supported the constitutional amendment bill number two which looks at lifting presidential age limit in the constitution saying article 102b is discriminatory. The group led by the guild president of IUIU, Kassim Kamugisha was appearing before the committee on […]

Youth urged to embrace operation wealth to fight poverty

Youth urged to embrace operation wealth to fight poverty

Rose Mutonyi Masaba the Bubulo County West MP in Manafwa District has urged youths to embrace operation wealth creation if they are to fight poverty. Addressing journalists at Parliament Mutonyi said that youths don’t want to participate in wealth creation because they think it’s for the elderly people. She noted that many of the youth […]

Museveni is still young and alert to be overthrown like Mugabe, Andrew Mwenda

Museveni is still young and alert to be overthrown like Mugabe, Andrew Mwenda

Renowned journalist and political commentator, Andrew Mwenda, has come out to bash Ugandans, who think the army in Uganda can do something similar to what is happening in Zimbabwe. RELATED: Mugabe held at his home, says South African president The army has this week, in what appears a s a coup, detained President Robert Mugabe at […]

MPs react to Zimbabwe situation

MPs react to Zimbabwe situation

This week the Zimbabwean army put the country on lock down, putting the country’s president Robert Mugabe under house arrest in what many have called a coup. ALSO READ: Mugabe held at his home, says South African president A section of Ugandan members of parliaments have come out to analyze the situation in Harare.  The minister […]

Reject age limit bill, Kanyeihamba tells MPs

Reject age limit bill, Kanyeihamba tells MPs

Justice George Kanyeihamba has described the controversial age limit removal bill as one dividing and tearing the country into pieces. Kanyeihamba said so while appearing before the parliamentary legal and parliamentary Affairs committee chaired by West Budama South MP Jacob Oboth-Oboth which is seeking views from different stakeholders regarding the age limit removal bill. RELATED:Take […]

Opposition warns government over forcing medics back to work

Opposition warns government over forcing medics back to work

The Leader of opposition in parliament, Winfred Kiiza, has warned government to stop forcing the medical workers who had resorted to strike to resume work before dealing with doctors’ demands to avoid more deaths. ALSO READ: Health minister explains doctors strike Kiiza said that government should order medical workers back to work after procuring all the […]

Parliament to pay MP Zaake’s medical bills

Parliament to pay MP Zaake’s medical bills

The parliamentary commission will pay the medical bills for Mityana Municipality MP, Francis Zaake. Francis Zaake sustained head injuries during a confrontation between opposition  MPS who were forcefully evicted from parliament after the speaker had suspended them. Zaake on Monday is expected to be operated on at Mercy hospital in the USA but there were fears they […]

Minister ferries locals to parliament to endorse age-limit bill

Minister ferries locals to parliament to endorse age-limit bill

The minister of state for urban Development Isaac Musumba ferried his constituents to parliament to endorse the presidential age limit bill. This followed a resolution from leaders of the ruling National Resistance Movement in Buzaaya, Kamuli District on 14th October voting  against the removal of the presidential age limit from the Constitution. A section of older […]

LoP Winnie Kiiza opposes amendment of constitution

LoP Winnie Kiiza opposes amendment of constitution

The leader of opposition in parliament Winnie Kiiza has opposed the amendment of the constitution to allow the lifting of the age limit in the constitution. Kiiza accompanied by some opposition MPs was appearing before the committee on legal and parliamentary affairs chaired by Gomba West Mp Robinah Rwakoojo. Kiiza informed the committee that the […]

Take opposition views on age-limit seriously – Ken Lukyamuzi

Take opposition views on age-limit seriously – Ken Lukyamuzi

President of the Conservative Party Ken Lukyamuzi says that the legal and parliamentary affairs committee should take the views on the age limit removal from the opposition seriously. Lukyamuzi says that the leaders from the Democratic Party that s Norbert Mao, Fred Mukasa Mbidde and representatives from JEEMA appeared before the committee against the wishes […]

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