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15:28
15:28

Minister Rallies Karamoja Veterans To Support Age Limit Removal article 102 b 3 1

Rwamirama explained that Article 102 b undermines the fundamental rules of democracy and should be scrapped from the constitution.
07:29
07:29

Rugunda Orders Kabale NRM Official To Whip MP Sabiiti article 102 b 2 1

Rugunda said the decision by the legislator to convince his electorate to reject the proposed amendment has angered top party officials.
07:44
07:44

Abim Councillors Endorse Age Limit Removal abim district 2

Out of eleven councillors in the district, only Abraham Kitacho, the Abim Town Council male councillor and the district speaker, Godfrey Omara, rejected the proposed amendment. The position of the district chairperson Jimmy Ochero is, however, yet to be revealed since he has reportedly been out of the country since the consultations commenced.
18:42
18:42

NRM: Age Limit Clause Was Smuggled into Constitution age limits 7 1 Top story

Appearing before the committee in the company of some members of the NRM Central Executive Committee CEC and National Executive Council NEC, Todwong stated that the Constituent Assembly CA agreed that age limits should not be imposed on persons seeking political office.
11:24
11:24

Kotido District Councillors Disagree On Age Limit Removal article 102 b 1

In the meeting, held on Tuesday at the Youth Centre in Kotido town, six councillors voted to reject the proposed amendment while nine abstained. Those who rejected the proposal, brought as a private members bill by Igara West MP Raphael Magyezi, vowed to protect, preserve and defend the constitution.
15:37
15:37

MP Mbabaali Stoned Over Age Limit Removal bukoto south

Richard Ssegirinya, the Kiwangala parish NRM party chairperson and a key mobiliser for Mbabaali, says they briefed the MP about the peoples feelings on the bill but he ignored their input.
07:10
07:10

Religious Leaders Rally Tooro to Reject Age Limit Removal article 102 b 1 3 Top story

Muhirwa said that there was a reason why the framers of the 1995 constitution restricted the presidential age limit at between 35 and 75 years of age, saying they should be respected.
18:10
18:10

NRM "Rebel" MPs to Keep Consultation Cash article 102 b 4 2 Top story

Mathias Mpuuga, the Masaka Municipality Member of Parliament is the latest opposition legislator to return the money. Mpuuga returned the money to the finance office in parliament on Thursday afternoon.
13:37
13:37

Age Limit: Tooro Region RDCs to Spearhead Campaign sylvia rwabwogo

The resolution was reached on Sunday at a meeting held in Fort Portal. The meeting at Fort Fun City Hotel was called by President Yoweri Musevenis Political Affairs Private Secretary, David Mafabi. Mafabi said the RDCs will with effect from Tuesday this week mobilise the community in their respective districts to support the amendment ahead of consultative meetings by the area MPs.
12:11
12:11

Age Limit: NRM, Opposition MPs in Closed-Door Meetings age limit debate

Both opposition and the ruling party legislators are engaged in closed-door meetings ahead of a possible showdown this afternoon over a motion seeking to lift the presidential age limits from the constitution.
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18:37

Age Limit Protest Leaves Trail of Destruction at Makerere military police 7 1

It was a chaotic day at Makerere University as students mobilised to march to parliament in protest of the planned removal of the presidential age limits.
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Religious Leaders Speak Out on Presidential Age Limit article 102 b 4

As the debate on the presidential age limit continues in the public domain, some religious leaders have voiced their opposition to any designs to amend Article 102b of the constitution. The article seals the age of the president at between 35 and 75 years beyond which an individual cannot stand for the highest office.
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