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18:11
18:11

Opposition Constitutional Amendment Proposals Restrictive, Discriminatory – Electoral Commission Wilfred Niwagaba 1 Top story

Byabakama argues that not all EC officials may qualify to be judges so as to be subjected to the Judicial Service Commission. He says the current method of appointment and the attendant parliamentary vetting process remains a better option.
17:38
17:38

Attorney General, Legal Committee Clash Over Opposition Constitution Amendment Bill vice president 1 6 Top story

Some of the proposals that require government response include scraping the representation of the army in Parliament, repeal of the office of Prime Minister and Vice President, reinstatement of presidential term limits, prohibiting the appointment of Ministers from among MPs and others.
07:26
07:26

Opposition MPs Discuss How to Advance Constitution (Amendment) Bill Ministry of Finance 1 Top story

The opposition legislators met over the weekend in a three day retreat at Entebbe led by the Leader of Opposition in Parliament, Betty Aol Ocan, their party leaders and representatives from Uganda People's Congress (UPC), Democratic Party (DP), Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) and Justice Forum to chat away forward.
19:27
19:27

Electoral Reforms Consultations: Political Parties No Show Wilfred Niwagaba

Dr. Gerald Siranda, the Acting DP Secretary General told URN that by the time they arrived at parliament, MPs had dispersed. "We were supposed to appear at 3pm and when we contacted the Chairperson, he said that the committee's earlier meetings had failed forcing the MPs to disperse. He gave us a new appointment for Tuesday next week," said Siranda.
07:07
07:07

Complaints as Maziba Wine Factory Remains Closed Wilfred Niwagaba 7 1 Top story

Aloysius Tumwesigye, a pineapple farmer in Nyanja parish in Maziba Sub County, says they were excited when the plant was commissioned hoping to earn better prices from their harvest. He however, says they are surprised that the plant has remained closed for this long.
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