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14:49
14:49

Members Split Over Amending Tooro Kingdom Constitution 1

The disagreements are on Article 15. In the 1999 constitution, the article called for the removal of the King on medical grounds, misconduct or misbehaviour. It also gave powers to members of the ruling clan, the Babiito, in consultation with the kingdom parliament to appoint a successor. In the amended version of the constitution, however, the section was scrapped, drawing mixed reactions.
09:31
09:31

Amendment of Tooro Kingdom Constitution Completed saul mugasa 1

In 2012, Omukama Oyo suspended the 1999 Tooro Kingdom constitution and appointed a nine-member committee led by his aunt, Princess Elizabeth Bagaya, to review it and suggest some amendments. Among the changes, Article 15 which in the 1999 constitution stated that the Omukama shall be removed based on medical grounds or misconduct, has been deleted.
08:43
08:43

King Oyo Implores Kingdom Parliament to Prioritize Return of Assests 1

In 2014, Tooro Kingdom loyalists successfully petitioned parliament for the return of Kingdom assets and properties. The campaign spearheaded by a youth group referred to as Amacumu ne Bitara bya Rukirabasaija involved a 300km walk from Fort portal to Kampala to deliver the petition to parliament.
14:23
14:23

Court Summons King Oyo Over Suspension of Kingdom Constitution dr. steven kaliba 2 Top story

In 2014, George Kusemererwa, a member of the Tooro Kingdom clan council sued King Oyo for illegally suspending the constitution
17:44
17:44

New Tooro Kingdom Anthem Sparks Controversy george magwara 2

Dan Rubombora, the head of the royal clan in Prince Kijanangoma camp says that they will no longer honor the old anthem.
11:19
11:19

Unity Call As King Oyo Unveils New Cabinet steven kaliba 2 2

Tooro King Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru has called for an end to the conflicts in the kingdom as he unveiled the new Prime Minister and cabinet.
06:47
06:47

Tooro Kingdom Clan Heads Agree On Removal of King 1

The 1999 Kingdom constitution states that the Kingdom Parliament, the Orukurato will have powers to remove the King. However Kingdom clan heads have agreed to give the powers to only members of the Babiito.
06:01
06:01

King Oyo Appoints Former MP New Tooro Prime Minister steven kaliba 1

Steven Kaliba, the Former MP Fort Portal Municipality is the eighth Tooro Kingdom Premier
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05:36

Tooro Kingdom Constitution Review Commitee Fails To Complete Work 1

The committee was supposed to have completed its work last year and handed over the report to King Oyo.
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