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NRM Sets Up Committee on 7-Year-Term Proposal seven year term 1 1

The National Resistance Movement NRM Parliamentary Caucus has set up a committee to scrutinize a proposal seeking to extend the elective term of office from five to seven years. President Yoweri Museveni today convened the ruling NRM Parliamentary Caucus in Kampala and the Government Chief Whip Ruth Nankabirwa revealed that the issue of the seven year term was a major discussion during the meeting.
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Four Candidates Nominated for Ruhaama Parliamentary Race ruhaama county

The nominated candidates include Kahima Moses Mugabe of the ruling National Resistance Movement-NRM party and three independent candidates; Eng Jackson Kabeikire Mubangizi, Orishaba Vastin and Beinomugisha Penninah Jambo.
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Bwaise Youths Urged to Shun Violent Extremism uganda police 3 1

The project is expected to increase the capacity of security agencies to combat violent extremism and to respond to human rights abuses in line with international best practices. It is also expected to facilitate a conversation between members of the Uganda Police Force and the community and improve community policing in slum communities.
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City Oilers in 2nd Straight Loss at FIBA Cup as sale 1

Ugandas City Oilers, the Zone five champions have recorded a second straight loss in the ongoing FIBA African Champions Cup in the Tunisian city of Rades. The Oilers lost to Morroccos Association Sportive de Sals with a close 81-91 in a game played on Tuesday afternoon at the City Arena in Rades. The City Oilers now face unbeaten Libolo from Angola who are also 2014 Champions of the Title on Wednesday in a do or die.
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MP Ssewanyana Kicked Out Over Dress Code rules of procedure 4 1

Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga this afternoon kicked out the Makindye West Member of Parliament Allan Ssewanyana from the Chambers over inappropriate dressing. This was after Ssewanyana walked into the Chambers clad in red overall. Government Chief Whip Ruth Nankabirwa immediately took to the floor raising a point of Order against the MPs dress code.
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MPs Want Minister Kutesa to Explain Bribery Allegations sam kutesa 2 3

The demand follows the trial in New York of two businessmen charged for paying millions of US Dollars in bribes to secure business deals in Uganda and Chad on behalf of a Shanghai-based multi-billion-dollar conglomerate that wanted to gain business advantages in Africa.
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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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Hippos Face Lesotho In Cosafa U-20 Semis matia lule 1 Top story

Uganda Hippos will face Lesotho in the second semi final at the on-going Cosafa U-20 Championship in Zambia.
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UNESCO Provides Shs 1.2BN to Safeguard Empaako Tradition steven rwagweri 1

In 2014, EZT carried out research, which indicated that the tradition was under threat from groups like cults especially the Bisaka cult that has a large following in Kyejonjo District.
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IGG Orders Interdiction of Lwengo Officials For Alleged Embezzlement

On Tuesday, Munira Ali, the spokesperson of the Inspectorate of Government told URN that the two officials should be on interdiction. She explained that the IGG has written to the Lwengo Chief Administrative Officer asking him to effect the interdiction.
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Parliament Raid: Kadaga Orders Security Review 2 1

The call for a review was carried in Kadagas communication to parliament, two months after a failing to secure a response from President Yoweri Museveni about the identity of the plain clothed personnel that stormed the chambers of parliament on the fateful day.
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Police Impound 60 Vehicles in Hoima

Bernard Akankwasa, the Hoima District Police Commander, says some of the impounded vehicles were in dangerous mechanical condition while some of the motorists didnt have driving permits.
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Acholi Chiefdom Hunts for Lost Historical Regalia 3 1

Community archives for many of the artefacts were destroyed by two decades of the insurgency led by the Lords Resistance Army-LRA. The chiefdom has tasked clan elders and the 54 chiefs to consult their subjects on the existence of the lost regalia ahead of the festival which begins on Thursday.
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New Price Signals Vital for Uganda's Economy-Onegi-Obel national economy

Banks, most of which are foreign, also focus on the government papers and huge monies of multinationals, international organizations and foreign missions, from which they get good returns, and shun lending to the local private sector, hence curtailing economic activities and growth.
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ICC Tracking Kony 1 1

The International Criminal Court ICC has taken over the monitoring and tracking down of the movement of Ugandas most wanted warlord Joseph Kony in the Central African Republic CAR.
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Bunyoro Politicians Demand Jobs for Locals at Kabaale Airport sbi 2 1

Leaders in Hoima district say that SBI is already clearing the proposed site with workers ferried from elsewhere other than Buseruka Sub County, where the airport is located.
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Tourism: Birding Alone Could Earn Uganda Loads of Money birding in uganda 1

According to Mugaba, Ugandas big birding uniqueness starts right from Entebbe Airport or any border crossing, with very high opportunity of watching as many rare birds as possible, literally in any part of the country.
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Mao, 11 Others Arrested in Anti Age Limit Removal Protest

Luke Owoyesigire, the Deputy Spokesperson, Kampala Metropolitan Police Area, has confirmed the arrest.
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Kalusha Arrives To Search For Cranes Coach moses magogo 1

Former African player and Zambian skipper Kalusha Bwalya is in Uganda to help search for a new national coach.
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Tunisian Side Defeats City Oilers 102-64 stanley ocitti 1

Etoile Sportive Rades ESR, of Tunisia on Monday night stopped Ugandas City Oilers 102-64 in their first game of the FIBA African Basketball champions in Tunisia.
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