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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.
18:22
18:22

Shelve Age Limit Bill - Mak Law Dons article 102 (b) 1 4

Lecturers at the School of Law at Makerere University have asked Parliament of Uganda to consider shelving the bill seeking to amend Article 102b of the 1995 constitution. This position was contained in joint statement by 22 law lecturers read by Associate Prof. Christopher Mbazira today at Makerere University.
17:20
17:20

MP Magyezi Tables ‘Age Limit Bill' 1 2 Top story

Igara West Member of Parliament Raphael Magyezi has this afternoon tabled the controversial bill seeking to lift the presidential age cap in the Constitution.
17:15
17:15

Two New Parliamentarians Sworn In new mps take oath 3

The two; Iganga Woman MP Brenda Asinde Suubi and Rukiga Woman MP Caroline Kamusiime are part of a team of legislators voted in elections last month. They comprised of one by-election and five elections in the newly created districts.
16:13
16:13

Uhuru Institute Condemn Police Raid, Deny Funding Illegal Activities 1 2

The Uhuru Institute for Social Development has condemned police raid of its Naguru-based offices on suspicion that its being used as a conduit for illicit funds to facilitate illegal activities.
15:47
15:47

BOU Reduces Central Bank Rate By 0.5% cbr and lending

Central Bank Governor Emmanuel Tumusiime Mutebile says that the move is to cautiously ease monetary policy to boost private sector credit growth and to strengthen the economic growth momentum.
15:03
15:03

Normal Business in Kampala

Darious Serumaga, a resident of Makindye West and shopkeeper around Mini price told URN that he walked to his shop from home but didnt see his area Member of Parliament, Allan Sewanyana.
13:52
13:52

Rwanda Embassy Denies Intimidating Journalist over War Book 1 Top story

The Rwanda High Commission in Uganda has issued a statement dismissing reports by veteran journalist Justus Muhanguzi Kampe that he was intimidated in a bid to stop him from launching his book on the Rwandan genocide.
13:48
13:48

Govt Faulted for low Literacy, Numeracy Levels twaweza uganda 3

The indictment follows a World Bank report on education which indicated children are learning very little in school with millions lacking basic numeracy and literacy skills even after spending several years in school.
12:50
12:50

Police Confirm Grenade Attacks on Legislators' Homes uganda police

A similar attack was reported in the home of the Rubaga North MP, Moses Kasibante, in Ssendaula Zone in Lungujja in Rubaga division on September 28, 2017.
11:55
11:55

UCC Media Crackdown Intended to Create Fear- Kanaabi media attacks

Last week, UCC, the government body which regulates the broadcasting sector, stopped the live broadcast of parliamentary proceedings. A number of radio and television stations have also told of how unidentified persons have directed them not to host opposition politicians, particularly those opposed to the lifting of the presidential age limit.
11:17
11:17

Mak Prof Warns on Land Reforms kabale district 4 1

Prof. Ahikire says right from colonial times, land has remained one of the unfinished businesses arguing that the 1995 constitution just fueled the already complex situation.
11:07
11:07

Opposition Framing Govt with Grenade Attacks- Opondo suspended mps

The legislators posted on their various social media accounts that grenade explosions had been heard at their residences in Makindye and Magere, on Monday night.
10:36
10:36

MPS: We Will Not Back Down on Age Limit Removal chaos in parliament 2

Charles Angiro Gutmoi, the Erute North MP, says they will start from where they stopped when their colleagues complete serving their suspension from the house.
10:04
10:04

Three Rugby Players Vanish In Germany ramzy olinga 1 Top story

Three Uganda Rugby Cranes players have vanished in Munich, Germany.
07:39
07:39

UCU Lady Canons Shock Kenya's KPA in Zone 5 Championships city oilers uganda

The Uganda Christian University UCU Lady Canons on Monday stopped champions Kenya Ports Authority KPA 69-68 in a hotly contested FIBA Zone Five basketball Championship game in Kampala.
06:53
06:53

Police Hold Uhuru Data Analyst police search 1 2

Leonard Okello, the Executive Director, Uhuru Institute for Social Development told URN that he doesnt understand the motive of the raid.
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