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22:06
22:06

NRM CEC Decision on Speakers Race Pushed to Sunday Oulanyah vs Kadaga 1

Members who attended the meeting that ended close to 8;30 pm, told URN that although there were proposals that the members spend the night at State House, Entebbe to finalize the matter, many suggested that the meeting be moved to 8 am on Sunday so that both the candidates for the Speaker and Deputy Speaker can be agreed upon.
11:56
11:56

Virtual Campaigns: NRM Dominates Twitter with Aid of Suspected Bots NUP 3 4 Top story

Using Botometer, a social media observatory tool created at Indiana University which can detect suspected bot accounts, URN reporters found out that five of the top ten accounts tweeting about NRM manifesto messages and events are suspected bot accounts. Botometer places the likelihood of the accounts in question to be bots above 72 percent.
06:14
06:14

Jie County Parliamentary Aspirant Paul Lochap Abandons FDC for NRM 2 4

Dr Lochap has also picked NRM nomination forms to compete for the Jie County Parliamentary seat, the same constituency he has previously wanted to represent on the FDC ticket. He will compete with Peter Abrahams Lokii, the NRM District Chairperson and Another contender Ambrose Lotukei, for the endorsement.
19:23
19:23

Age Limit : NRM Caucus Asks "Rebel" MPS To Explain parliament 1 3 Top story

Each of the legislators that voted against the Bill is required to to write to Party Chief Whip, Ruth Nankabirwa with an explanation.
07:18
07:18

Opposition MPs: Reinstatement of Term Limits a Mockery opposition parties 5

Francis Mwijukye, the Buhweju county MP, says MPs who supported the amendments have worked against the country. He argues that the approved amendments are not for peace, development and transformation of the country.
13:28
13:28

MP Karuhanga Directs Bank to Reverse Age-Limit Deposit age limit cash 1 1

The money was given to all legislators as facilitation for ongoing consultation on a bill tabled before parliament by Igara West MP Raphael Magyezi.
16:58
16:58

Opposition Absent as Parliament Eulogizes MP William Beijukye hepatitis b 1 3

Government ministers took over the moment of laying wreaths on behalf of the opposition, whose absence was not explained. Ruth Nankabirwa, the Government chief whip laid the wreath on behalf of the Leader of Opposition Winnie Kiiza, while Chris Baryomunsi the State for Housing laid the wreath on behalf of Secretary-General Forum for Democratic Change Nandala Mafabi.
17:09
17:09

Agago Residents Overwhelmingly Reject Age Limit Amendment age limit removal 1 2

Findings by area MP Morris Ogenga Latigo indicate that 5, 899, out of the 5, 947 constituents reached, were against the proposed amendment. Only 48 persons voted in favour of the amendment.
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.
18:38
18:38

MPs Want IPU to Investigate Rights Violations in Parliament nrm 1

Led by Reagan Okumu, the Aswa County, James Acidri, the Maracha East MP and Otuke Woman MP, Sylvia Akello, the group accuses Kadaga of conspiring with the state to allow the invasion of parliament.
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.
18:31
18:31

Age Limit: Minister Condemns Fracas In Parliament age limits 4

Tourism minister Ephraim Kamuntu has condemned the fracas in which legislators exchanged blows on the floor of parliament. Parliament this afternoon degenerated into a fist-fight moments after the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga gave Igara West MP Raphael Magyezi a go-ahead to present a motion seeking for the amendment of Article 102 b of the constitution, paving way for the possible removal of presidential age limits.
15:48
15:48

Speaker Forces MPs to Drop Red Ribbons nrm

Police subjected the MPs to rigorous checks to ensure that none of them accesses the chambers with any materials meant for demonstrating or causing chaos.
12:59
12:59

Understanding 'Age Limit' Numbers in Parliament age limit removal 2

Political observers are back to the numbers game, looking at the composition of Parliament and the stance taken by some NRM legislators to lead the move against removing the presidential age limits.
17:53
17:53

Age Limit: Mixed Reactions as Debate is Deferred parliament 4

Simeo Nsubuga, the Kassanda County South and Robinah Nabbanja, the Kakumiro Woman MP, say they will embark on a massive mobilization campaign to push for the scrapping of the presidential age limit.
07:09
07:09

Age Limit Debate: Kayihura Warns Public Against Processions police

Kayihura says they have recieved information indicating that some people are planning to use the demonstrations to cause violence and mayhem in the city including targeting parliament.
07:12
07:12

Oulanyah Defends Police Deployment at Parliament age limits 1

The deployment comes amidst heightened tensions on the proposed scrapping of article 102B from the constitution, which restricts the presidential age limit to between 35 and 75 years of age.
16:14
16:14

Parliament to Debate Age Limit on Thursday fdc 1

Oulanyah says he spoke to the speaker, Rebecca Kadaga on Monday morning on the motion and received a copy of the motion the same day in the evening signed by three legislators.
15:45
15:45

Police Arrests 14 Youths Over Anti-Age Limit Protests parliament 1

The activists under the White Angels umbrella took over the city streets early morning dressed in while overall with inscriptions denouncing the proposed constitutional amendment. They used the sound of a ringing bell to capture public attention, followed by a message encouraging Ugandans to rise up and block the amendment.
11:40
11:40

NRM's Brenda Asinde Wins Iganga Bi-Election fdc 1

Asinde polled 43,197 votes to beat her closest challenger Mariam Nantale, from the Forum for Democratic Change FDC party who polled 24,077, in a bi-lection held on Thursday
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