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14:40
14:40

U.S Department Pins Uganda on Human Rights Violation Jinja 4

The report shows that there were several reports where the government or its agents committed arbitrary or unlawful killings, including due to torture in 2019.
16:46
16:46

Guild Elections: Makerere Council to Consider Regulations associate 2 1 Top story

“These electoral regulations are trying to dictate what should appear in the students constitution. And if you look at the entire regulations booklet, there are a number of provisions that are out rightly against the freedom of expression,” Mark Owiny, a 4th year Law student said
12:32
12:32

Courts Incapable of Enforcing Human Rights –Law Don parliament 4 4

According to Dr Tusasirwe, the courts were initially not designed as rights enforcement mechanisms but as instruments of law and order and regulation of transactions such as business, land and marriage among others. He argues that in their current state, courts look at enforcement of rights as a secondary role.
18:28
18:28

Male Mabirizi Fundraising in Eastern Uganda En Route to Arusha district 2 1

Mabirizi filed a case in May this year, challenging the amendment of the constitution to lift the cap on the presidential age. He said that the process for the amendment was characterized by violence and deployment of military police in and outside Parliament, among other unconstitutional misdeeds.
18:04
18:04

Jinja Market Vendors Protest Deputy RDC's Involvement in Elections politics 2 1

Karadi, the chairperson of a nine-member committee which was on Tuesday instructed by the Jinja town clerk, Ambrose Ochieng to be a caretaker of the association ahead of next month’s elections, was blocked by vendors who argued that elections of the market leadership should not be influenced by security officials and municipal authorities.
17:05
17:05

Nawangwe Blocks MUASA Representatives on Staff Appeals Tribunal member 2 1

Professor Nawangwe says the said nominees will not be sworn in as members of the tribunal until the matter arising from a petition he has received against the nomination of two.
18:32
18:32

Age Limit Law: Tension, Excitement as Three Supreme Court Justices Deliver Judgement in Favor of Petitioners people 1

Justice Paul Mugamba said the presence of the military at Parliament during discussion of the bill that led to the assault of several legislators opposed to the bill was uncalled for.
15:09
15:09

Three Supreme Court Justices Differ in Age Limit Judgement parliament 1 1 Top story

Justice Mwanguhya however, declined to pronounce himself on the allegations that MPs were bribed to support the bill, saying it is the role of the Auditor General to do so. Each MP received Shillings 29M as facilitation to consult voters on the bill
08:41
08:41

Soldiers to Remain in City Until LDUs Deploy police 3 1

Section 2091 b of the Constitution mandates the army to cooperate with civilian Authority in cases of emergency and natural disasters.
16:50
16:50

Supporters Advise Muntu to Take Campaign Outside Kampala kabarole 4 1

Rusoke Nyakato, the former Kabarole District FDC chairperson, told URN that they are going to do everything possible to ensure that the main objectives of The New Formation are known by everyone in the region.
21:10
21:10

Oulanyah Cautions National Dialogue Organizers Against Overstepping Constitution consensus 1 2

Justice James Ogoola, the co-chair of the Elders Forum, said majority of Ugandans appreciate the need for national dialogue and have identified areas of national consensus on economic reforms, harnessing the diversity in the country and core shared national values among others.
16:35
16:35

Luweero Officials to Museveni: We Can't Stop Wetland Degradation district 2 1 Top story

Namulindwa says government lost the battle against wetland degradation, saying what remains is to help the encroachers to utilize them sustainably without causing more harm. She also asks government to plan for the rising population, which is piling pressure on the available land for cultivation.
09:40
09:40

MP Mukitale: Creating More Districts Has Alienated Ugandans constitution 1

The Member of Parliament for Bulisa County, Stephen Mukitale has said the creation of districts in Uganda have alienated Ugandans more from each and hindered development.
07:03
07:03

Arua Gets New Kadhi process

Shortly after breaking the news of Sheikh Jaffers appointment, Sheik Hatim Juma, the Chairman Arua Muslim District Council urged Muslims to embrace his appointment.
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Court Okays Awadh's Deportation to Kenya constitution 1 1 Top story

Through his lawyer, Evans Ochieng, Awadh objected to the deportation orders, saying he is Ugandan. He argued that he is a biological son to the late Omar Awadh, an Arab of Kenyan origin and Fatuma Said Abdallah, a munyankore by tribe and Ugandan by nationality.
16:14
16:14

Museveni Appoints Nambayo New Court Chief Registrar head 1

Nambayo replaces Paul Gadenya who was appointed High court judge early this year. Prior to her appointment, Nambayo has been serving as the Deputy Registrar of the Commercial court.
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Mabirizi Challenges Age Limit Judgment in Supreme Court ground 2 1 Top story

In his petition, Mabirizi raises sixteen grounds where he believes that the learned Justices erred in law while making their judgment.
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