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15:19
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Museveni Asks Rebel MPs to Return to NRM expelled nrm mps 1 2 Top story

MPs Mohammad Nsereko, representing Kampala Central, Ndorwa East MP Wilfred Niwagaba, Lwemiyaga County MP Theodore Ssekikubo and the Buyaga East MP Barnabas Tinkasiimire were expelled from the ruling National Resistance Movement in April 2013 by NRM\'s CEC chaired by President Yoweri Museveni for alleged indiscipline and defying party positions.
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Rebel MPs Set Terms for Meeting With President expelled nrm mps 1 2 Top story

Muhammad Nsereko, Kampala Central MP has confirmed receiving notification for the meeting with President Yoweri Museveni together with their lawyers.
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Expelled NRM MPs: Lawyers Ask Supreme Court to Reject Museveni Affidavit nrm rebel mps 1 Top story

This prompted the MPs to petition the Supreme Court challenging the orders of the Constitutional Court.
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Supreme Court Set to Hear Expelled MPs Appeal rebel mps

The same court last year stopped the implementation of the February 21, 2014 order of the Constitutional Court to the four expelled MPs to vacate their seats in Parliament, pending their main appeal which has now been fixed.
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Museveni Wants National Constitution Amended Over Rebel MPs nrm nec 1 Top story

According to some sources that attended the CEC meeting, Museveni reportedly said article 83 which spells out how an MP vacates office isn't clear. In his speech to the NRM Central Executive Committee-CEC meeting at State House Entebbe on Thursday last week, Museveni said there was need to cure the indiscipline in the party that could only be achieved through a constitutional amendment.
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Supreme Court Extends Stay of Rebel MPs

This morning, the Supreme Court judges led by Justice Bart Katureebe ruled that the issues involving the dispute of the MPs and their party need to be addressed on appeal for the interest of justice.
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Disciplinary Action Sought against MP Niwagaba Supporters in Kabale kabale district 2

The District NRM Administrative secretary Amos Rwanshaija says that the party will not tolerate members who deviate from agreed party positions. He describes the developments as disturbing and unacceptable.
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Kadaga Designates Rebel MPs to Parliamentary Standing Committees 2

Kadaga read out the names of the legislators during plenary this afternoon, in which party whips designed their members to various committees.
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Expelled MPs Free To Return - Kadaga supreme court

The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has said that the four MPs who had been stopped from accessing parliament can resume their parliamentary activities.
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Rebel MPs to Stay in Parliament theodore ssekikubo

Five judges of the Supreme Court have today ruled that the \"rebel MPs\" Theodore Ssekikubo, Mohammad Nsereko, Wilfred Niwagaba and Barnabas Tinkasimire retain their seats in Parliament as the court disposes off their main appeal.
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'Rebel MPs' Case Pushed To Thursday interim order

The Supreme Court will on Thursday deliver the ruling on the application for an interim order filed by lawyers of the four legislators that were expelled from parliament.
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Kadaga: Rebel MPs No Longer Allowed in House mp mohammed nsereko 1 Top story

In the said decree, I am retrained by the Court from allowing the four Members mentioned to continue sitting in Parliament or to take part in any Parliamentary activity or any of its committees and to stop payment to them of any salaries, allowances, other emoluments and entitlements, save for those that may have accrued to them immediately before the issuance of the Court orders.
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Kadaga Throws \'Rebel\' MPs Out of Parliament rebel mps 1

The constitutional Court on Friday February 21 ruled that MPs Bernabas Tinkasiimire, Wilfred Niwagaba, Theodore Ssekikubo and Mohammad Nsereko vacate their seats in parliament since the party on whose ticket they were elected to parliament had expelled them.
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Mixed Reactions to Rebel MPs Court Ruling 4

In a 4 to 1 ruling, the judges said the four MPs are in parliament illegally after the party on which they stood and won elections in 2011 disowned them. Justices Richard Buteera, Faith Mwondha, Augustine Nshimye and Deputy Chief Justice Steven Kavuma all agreed to have the MPs expelled while Remmy Kasule gave a divergent opinion.
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'Rebel' MPs Lose Parliamentary Seats nrm rebel mps 1 Top story

The Constitutional Court has today ruled to throw four outspoken legislators out of parliament after they were expelled from the ruling NRM party last year. In a 4 to 1 ruling, the judges said the four MPs commonly referred to as “rebels” for always going against party positions, are in parliament illegally after the party on which they stood and won elections in 2011 expelled them.
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Court to Decide Fate of Rebel MPs Today expelled rebel mps 1 Top story

Last year, the Constitutional Court ordered the Speaker of Parliament to temporarily block the four MPs from accessing Parliament until the final verdict is delivered but the Supreme Court reversed the same decision and the MPs have been conducting Parliament business.
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Rebel MPs Verdict Date Finally Set dismissed rebel mps

The court had initially set October 15, 2013 to deliver the judgment but the day fell on a public holiday and since then no substantive date was set to deliver the judgment.
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Ndorwa East Voters want Museveni to Explain Rebel MP Saga yoweri museveni 3

Alex Kwarisima, a resident of Katookye cell in Kigata Parish in Kyanamira Sub County says as voters they elected Mps to represent their interest and not necessarily those of the party. He says they are now wondering why the ruling party can resort to expelling people who stick to the truth and instead of supporting them to uproot corruption.
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Rebel MPs Free to Continue Attending Parliament expelled nrm mps 1 Top story

Supreme Court has directed that the four \"rebel\" Members of Parliament (MPs) are free to continue attending to Parliament business until September 18th.
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Rebel MPs Make Defiant Return to Parliament nrm rebel mps

Former National Resistance Movement (NRM) Members of Parliament (MPs) Barnabas Tinkasiimire, Wilfred Niwagaba and Theodore Ssekikubo made a successful defiant appearance in Parliament on Tuesday.
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