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76% of Ugandans against lifting presidential limits

76% of Ugandans against lifting presidential limits

By Samuel Ssebuliba 76% of Ugandans are against amending the constitution to lift the presidential age limit. This is one of the findings of the 7th survey on people’s proposal to improve parliament and election in Uganda released by the African-led research Network, ...

David Kugonza

April 28th, 2017

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13 people arrested in Sembabule for threatening people

13 people arrested in Sembabule for threatening people

By Malik Fahad At least 13 people have been arrested in Sembabule district for allegedly distributing anonymous letters threatening people that they will be attacked and murdered. The suspects are said to be part of a group of thugs that are terrorizing different parts of ...

David Kugonza

April 28th, 2017

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Besigye Treason charges hearing adjourned to 30th June

Besigye Treason charges hearing adjourned to 30th June

By Ruth Anderah. The former FDC presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye has this morning appeared before the high court. However, the state attorney Anne Ntimba has informed Court that investigations into the treason charges against Besigye are ongoing. The case has been ...

David Kugonza

April 28th, 2017

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Fellaini sent off for headbutting Aguero in Manchester derby

Fellaini sent off for headbutting Aguero in Manchester derby

By David Kugonza Marouane Fellaini was sent off for headbutting Sergio Aguero as Manchester City and Manchester United fought out to a goalless draw at Etihad Stadium last night. Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho will be the happier after they extended their unbeaten ...

David Kugonza

April 28th, 2017

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MPs pin defence ministry over AMISOM troops’ welfare

MPs pin defence ministry over AMISOM troops’ welfare

By Moses Kyeyune Parliament has criticized the Ministry of Defence and Veteran Affairs for failure to ensure adequate facilitation of Ugandan troops in war-torn Somalia. This comes after Ruhinda North MP Thomas Tayebwa raised the matter, saying that the soldiers’ welfare ...

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April 27th, 2017

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