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Ugandan traders put Kenya on the spot over impounded goods

Ugandan traders put Kenya on the spot over impounded goods

Ugandan traders have issued a 14-day ultimatum to the government of Kenya to release all their goods still withheld at Mombasa port. Over 400 containers are held at Mombasa port even after clearing all the port duties. In a meeting held in Kampala early today, the traders ...

Catherine Ageno

November 27th, 2014

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Attorney General investigates Zziwa’s suspension

Attorney General investigates Zziwa’s suspension

Government has described as regrettable the decision by the East African Parliament to suspend its speaker Margaret Zziwa. Zziwa was suspended yesterday to allow investigations into accusation of abuse of office and incompetence that are leveled against her. UPC’s Chris ...

Catherine Ageno

November 27th, 2014

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Former NSSF chairman Onegi Obel acquitted

Former NSSF chairman Onegi Obel acquitted

Former NSSF board chairman Mr. Geoffrey Onegi Obel is now a free man after he was acquitted by the Anti Corruption Court today. Anti-Corruption Court judge Margaret Tibulya said prosecution had failed to produce incriminating evidence against the accused Mr. Onegi Obel had ...

Catherine Ageno

November 27th, 2014

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Opposition leader calls for popularization of recommendations

Opposition leader calls for popularization of recommendations

The compact document agreed upon on free and fair elections must be understood by ordinary Ugandans for it to be embraced. Yesterday the national consultative meeting on free and fair elections came up with recommendations to be presented to parliament next week. They ...

Catherine Ageno

November 27th, 2014

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EALA members advised against losing focus

EALA members advised against losing focus

Members of the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) have been advised to provide the leadership that aims at maintaining its focus. This comes a day after the assembly resolved to suspend Margret Zziwa from exercising the functions of Office of the Speaker pending the ...

Catherine Ageno

November 27th, 2014

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