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10:54
10:54

FDC's Candidate Amuriat Pledges to Restore Presidential Age Limit Soroti Municipality 2

He termed the removing of presidential age limit as greed and raping of the constitution by selfish personalities adding that this is among the key items in his manifestos and what his leadership seeks to address.
11:50
11:50

Lawyer Questions Delayed 'Age Limit' Judgment 2 1 Top story

In a letter dated June 20, 2018, Byamukama a partner with Byamukama, Kaboneka Co. Advocates observed that it is now two months since the hearing of the matter at the Mbale High Court yet Court is silent as to when it will deliver its judgment.
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10:51

Bishop Kisembo Defends Call for Museveni's Retirement president museveni

Bishop Kisembo said that although the constitution was amended, to remove the cap on the presidential age, it is not too late for the President to retire in 2021 when his current term of office ends.
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Bishop Kisembo, Museveni Clash Over Presidential Age Limit religious leaders 1

Bishop Reuben Kisembo of Ruwenzori Diocese has once again told President Yoweri Museveni to consider retiring for the good of the country, attracting a tough response from the president.
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Four MPs Withdraw From Lango Parliamentary Group lango mps

The four are, Amolatar Woman MP Doreen Amule, Kioga County MP Anthony Okello, Christine Acen, the Alebtong Woman MP and Bonny Okello from Kole North Constituency. The four were among the group of legislators from the region who supported the amendment of article 102 b of the constitution which in effect, lifted the cap on the presidential age.
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18:58

NRM to Decide Fate of Defiant MPs on Tuesday 3

The National Resistance Movement NRM Caucus will on Tuesday next week decide the fate of 28 of its Members of Parliament who voted against lifting of the Presidential age limits.
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MP Wamai Denies Bribery Allegations 1 2

Mbale Municipality Member of Parliament Jack Wamanga Wamai has dismissed claims that he was bribed by President Yoweri Museveni to stay away from the controversial vote that amended Article 102b and removed presidential age limits.
13:17
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Reinstatement of Term Limits a Win-Win Situation - NRM MPs parliament 4

On Wednesday night 315 legislators voted to remove presidential age limits while 62 voted against with two abstentions. Parliament also agreed to reinstate presidential term limits in the constitution, more than 12 years after they were removed in a previous constitutional amendment in September 2005. Legislators further agreed to extend their term of office from five to seven years Some of the MPs argue that it is a win-win situation for both the opposition and the ruling party. They also say there is a final stop to what many call plans to entrench a life presidency through the term limits.
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Opposition MPs Walk Out of Parliament amid ‘Age Limit' Controversy winnie kiiza

The leader of Opposition in Parliament Winnie Kiiza led the group out of parliament saying that they could not hang on and support the violation of the rules of procedure.
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Magyezi Blames Committee Over Age-Limit Bill Delays age limit removal 3 1

Igara West MP Raphael Magyezi has blamed the Legal and Parliamentary affairs committee for the delays in the second reading of the constitutional amendment bill that seeks to remove presidential age limits.
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Age Limit: Opposition MPs Vow to Put Up Strong Resistance as House Sits opposition parties 1 5

Ibrahim Kasozi, the Makindye East MP, says they will put a strong fight and court their colleagues supporting the bill.
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Moroto Residents Demand Accountability For Age Limit Cash moroto district

A number of residents argue that they do not understand why Members of Parliament were facilitated to reach consult their constituents yet most of them have remained ignorant of issues surrounding the proposed amendments.
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MPs Storm Out of Parliament over Security Invasion age limit removal 1 3

The group consisting mainly of opposition legislators and liberal members of the ruling National Resistance Movement - NRM party, stormed out of the house upon noticing that the matter was not listed among items on the order paper.
15:17
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Ruhinda North Constituents Want Presidential Term Limits Restored consultations 1 Top story

Ruhinda North Member of Parliament Thomas Tayebwa has said his voters support the proposed removal of presidential age limits but demand that the term limits be reinstated. In 2005, in a polarising move similar to the current age limit debate, Parliament amended Article 1052 of the constitution and removed presidential term limits.
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10:57

Age Limit; Slow Pace of Committee Consultations Worries MPs age limit removal 1 4

Several members of the committee have criticized the slow pace of the process. The committee expected to engage with at least 50 teams of witnesses between October 31 and November 20, according to its consultation roadmap.
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11:55

Full Text: Religious Leaders Position on the 'Age-Limit' Debate petition 1

Rt. Hon. Speaker, although the Presidential Age Limit is not an entrenched constitutional provision, we would like to counsel that the matter is critical that it be subjected to the attention of all the citizens via countrywide conversations or a national dialogue.
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16:53

Unemployment Dominates Rwenzori Youth Age-Limit Consultations charles mujungu 1

Leaders who converged for the consultative meeting interrupted remarks by the Western Youth Member of Parliament Mwine Mpaka and demanded to know what he has done to address youth unemployment.
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Age Limit; Opposition Political Parties Shun Legal Committee raphael magyezi 4

However, in a move that sends mixed signals from the opposition, the Leader of Opposition in Parliament and Kasese Woman MP Winnie Kiiza says that she would have wanted to attend the committee discussion. But she is scheduled to appear on November 7, a date that she may not be available.
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18:41

Age Limit Bill Consideration Kicks Off Tomorrow 1 1

The Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Committee is tomorrow set to start scrutinising the Constitutional Amendment Bill that seeks to, among others, lift the presidential age limit.
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Police to Hold Individual Officers Liable for Use of Excessive Force parliament 1 1

Police Spokesman, Asan Kasingye, says they have received complaints from Members of the public implicating some officers for using excessive force on unarmed civilians.
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