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Police warns anti age limit supporters

By Ritah Kemigisa: Police have warned the general public and opposition leaders from engaging in any demonstration protesting the age limit bill that is expected to be debated on the floor of parliament today. According to the Police spokesperson Emilian Kayima police will be heavily deployed to ensure the safety and security of all the …

State prosecutors agree to call off their strike

By Ruth Anderah: State prosecutors have agreed to call off their strike. This followed a unanimous vote held during a meeting that held in Kampala this afternoon. According to Uganda Prosecutor’s Association chairman David Baxter Bakibinga 145 out of 171 state prosecutors decided to suspend their industrial action, after being convinced that government was committed …

Mp Sekikubo cautions fellow legislators against adopting the proposed seven-year term

By Moses Kyeyune: Lwemiyaga County Mp Theodore Sekikubo has cautioned fellow legislators against adopting the seven-year term proposed by the Committee on Legal and parliamentary Affairs. The idea, proposed by President Museveni while meeting the committee recently,  is that a political term for both the President and Members of Parliament be adjusted to seven years …