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NRM, Mbabazi Case Now Goes Before a Panel of Three Justices museveni succession

The case in which a student of Kent University challenged the approval of NRM\'s top secretariat appointees has been appealed before a panel of three justices of the Court of Appeal aimed at overturning the decision of Acting Chief Justice Steven Kavuma as a single judge.
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What OPM Staff Say About Mbabazi Tenure 2

According to OPM Press Secretary Josephine Mayanja-Nkangi, the outgoing Prime Minister lived by his word. Described by many as a workaholic, the now former prime minister dedicated more time to his job, often leaving the office as late as 10pm. Mayanja says the annual performance appraisals saw the light of day because of Mbabazi's unwavering quest to have public servants play the role they are paid to do.
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Drama as MPs Welcome Mbabazi to The Back Bench 3 1

At 3:21pm Mbabazi pulled over in the parking lot of Parliament being driven in a Toyota Land Cruiser registration number UAS 969J. Police officers on duty stood up and saluted him. Northern Youth MP Evelyn Anite showed him which route to take as Mbabazi smiled and complied. At 3:31pm Mbabazi entered the House. A standing ovation ensued on the floor of Parliament. Leader of Opposition Cecilia Ogwal moved a motion that Mbabazi be welcomed to the backbench. Oulanyah ruled Ogwal out of order saying there is nothing on the floor to debate about.
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Rugunda Dismisses Mbabazi-Museveni Rift Talk mbabazi dropped 2

In-coming Prime Minister, Dr Ruhakana Rugunda, has dismissed talk of a rift between President Yoweri Museveni and Amama Mbabazi, who was dropped from cabinet on Friday. In a mini-cabinet reshuffle on Friday morning, President Museveni appointed Dr Rugunda Prime Minister with immediate effect.
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Mbabazi Sacking Long Overdue - Pulkol mbabazi dropped

Former External Security Organisation director David Pulkol says Museveni wants a team that will enable him win the elections in 2016 and he long discovered that Mbabazi wasn’t on that team. But researcher and political analyst, Dr Fredrick Golooba Mutebi, disagrees saying Mbabazi is wiser and knows what has happened to people that have challenged Museveni so he wouldn’t think he would be an exception.
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Rugunda Has Capacity To Be PM - Mbabazi mbabazi dropped 1

Just hours after being dropped as Prime Minister, John Patrick Amama Mbabazi, has issued a statement thanking President Museveni for giving him an opportunity to serve in cabinet. In a press statement circulated this afternoon, Mbabazi also congratulated his soon-to-be successor, Dr Ruhakana Rugunda, adding that the outgoing health minister has the capacity to deliver at the office of the Prime Minister.
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Mixed Reactions In Kigezi As Rugunda Replaces Mbabazi ruhakana rugunda 3 1 Top story

Kigezi sub region express mixed feelings in the wake of the sacking of Amama Mbabazi as Prime Minister and his replacement with Dr Ruhakana Rugunda.
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Mbabazi Dropped, Rugunda New PM nrm power struggles 3 Top story

President Yoweri Museveni has dropped Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi from cabinet and replaced him with Health minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda.
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UK Donates UGX 130B To Uganda For Anti-Corruption Fight dfid uganda

Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi has lauded United Kingdom for partnering with Uganda in the fight against corruption. Mbabazi made the remarks after British Envoy Alison Blackburne unveiled a 130 billion shillings UK donation to Uganda to fight corruption under a new programme codenamed “Strengthening Uganda's Anti-Corruption and Accountability Regime (SUGAR).”
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Gov't Agrees to Withdraw 18% VAT on Agricultural Inputs 2

In his response, Amama Mbabazi, the leader of government business in parliament said government had decided to withdrawal the 18 percent VAT imposed on Agricultural inputs.
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Expulsion of None Citizens: Museveni Sends Envoy to Salva Kiir updf in south sudan 2

Alaso tasked government to justify the continued deployment of UPDF in South Sudan saying it is time for Uganda to recall its army since South Sudan doesn't understand how to be a good neighbor to Uganda.
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MPs Blame Youth Unemployment On 'Experience' Requirement 2

Ngora County Member of Parliament Francis Epetait has criticized the minimum experience requirement by Organizations and Institutions in the Country especially for youth to apply for jobs.
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Patience Paramount in 'Ebyaitu' Demand – Amama tooro kingdom 3

Since last year, the Kingdom has been demanding assets from the government. The property includes more than 150 assets including land and buildings from the government located in Kabarole, Kamwenge, Kyenjojo and Kyegegwa districts. The Kingdom also has assets in Kasese and Bundibugyo, which were formerly under Tooro Kingdom prior to the establishment of Obusinga bwa Rwenzururu and Obundigya bwa Bamba.
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Kadaga Calls For Cultural Identity At UNAA Convention

Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has urged Ugandans in the diaspora to identify a unique culture that can be used to promote the country.
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Govt Stretched By Funding Pressures - Minister 1

State minister for Finance Fred Omach has told Parliament that government has various other pressures and cannot address all the issues affecting the Justice, Law and Order Sector.
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Finance, Justice Ministries Disagree On Court Awards Money ministry of finance 3

Ministries of finance and Justice and constitutional affairs have disagreed on the amount of money in arrears for court awards of cases ruled against government. While the ministry of justice has told the Legal and Parliamentary Affairs committee the outstanding court awards arrears amount to 164 billion shillings, Finance maintained that the verified figure is 81 billion.
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Donors Call for Criminal Prosecution of Officials Implicated in Abuse of Public Funds

Frederiksen also acknowledged Uganda’s role in contributing to peace and stability in the region, continued progress vis-à-vis parliamentary oversight, and safeguarding freedom from torture.
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A Section of Kigezi MPs Deny Backing Mbabazi for 2016 2016 elections 3 1 Top story

Rubanda County West MP Henry Banyenzaki noted that the spear and shield were smuggled into the function that was not political accusing Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi’s sister in law Hope Mwesigye for being behind it.
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State Withdraws Charges against Pro-Mbabazi Youth

The withdrawal of charges of abuse of office against Omodo-Omodo, 29, the national vice chairperson of the northern region - NRM Youth League, and Adam Ruzindana Buyinza, 31, the national vice chairperson of NRM Youth League Kampala was declared when the matter came up for hearing before the Anti-Corruption Court this morning.
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Mbabazi: Greater Kampala Metropolitan Law in the Offing government 2

Biraahwa said it would be difficult to continue planning for Kampala without Wakiso, Entebbe, Mukono and Bombo amongst others.
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