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18:16
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Civil Society Loses Bid to Block UGX 1.4 Trillion Lubowa Hospital Loan parliament 1 Top story

In February 2013, FINASI made a proposal to President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni to build and manage specialized healthcare facilities at Entebbe Grade A Hospital and the Uganda Cancer Institute.
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07:59

Mbarara City Suspends Boda Boda Election road 2 2

James Mwesigye, the Mbarara Resident City Commissioner, warned against further protests, threatening strong action if they continue.
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18:15

UMSC National Chairman Suspends Deputy Mufti Ssemambo executive committee 1 Top story

"Be notified that the Chairperson of the UMSC has received a petition of impeachment against you under Article 11(1) of the UMSC this 22nd Day of December 2023. The Petitioners fault you for conducting yourself in a manner unbefitting of your office and abrogating the constitution of UMSC contrary to Article 5(14) of the said constitution", reads the December 22 letter signed by Prof. Muhammad Kisambira Lubega, the UMSC National Chairperson.
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Kagadi Muslims Want Term Limits Introduced for Mufti of Uganda UMSC 1 Top story

The current UMSC Constitution sets the age limit for the Mufti and Deputy Mufti at 70 years of age.
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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.
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16:46

Guild Elections: Makerere Council to Consider Regulations student 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
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12:32

Courts Incapable of Enforcing Human Rights –Law Don Makerere University 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 1 2

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 1 2

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.
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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.
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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 station 3 1

Section 2091 b of the Constitution mandates the army to cooperate with civilian Authority in cases of emergency and natural disasters.
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Supporters Advise Muntu to Take Campaign Outside Kampala kabarole 1 4

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.
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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 1 2 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.
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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.
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