Residents Resist Polio Immunisation

[Monitor] Amolatar -The Amolatar District acting health officer, Mr Alex Ogwal, has said many residents rejected the mass polio immunisation exercise that ended on Monday.

[Monitor] Amolatar -The Amolatar District acting health officer, Mr Alex Ogwal, has said many residents rejected the mass polio immunisation exercise that ended on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Police Aid 87 Drug Traffickers to Flee

[Monitor] Kampala -A senior detective has been arrested as police began internal inquiries into the circumstances under which 87 suspected drug traffickers due for appearance in court vanished from custody.

[Monitor] Kampala -A senior detective has been arrested as police began internal inquiries into the circumstances under which 87 suspected drug traffickers due for appearance in court vanished from custody.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Age Limit Amendment Ends the Life of the 1995 Constitution As We Know It

[Monitor] The noises about amending the 1995 Constitution to remove the last constitutional restraint on the tenure of the President made a major move when the NRM Parliamentary Caucus resolved to back a Private Member’s Bill by Raphael Magyezi to amen…

[Monitor] The noises about amending the 1995 Constitution to remove the last constitutional restraint on the tenure of the President made a major move when the NRM Parliamentary Caucus resolved to back a Private Member's Bill by Raphael Magyezi to amend Article 102(b) of the Constitution.

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Kisekka Injury Dwarfs URA Victory

[Monitor] Namboole -Hadn’t it been the frantic efforts of URA doctor Joseph Lubega and the generosity of UPDF medical staff, striker Henry Kiseka would may be dead by now.

[Monitor] Namboole -Hadn't it been the frantic efforts of URA doctor Joseph Lubega and the generosity of UPDF medical staff, striker Henry Kiseka would may be dead by now.

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NRM and Independent MPs Predict Doom If Age Limit Clause Is Scrapped

[Monitor] A section of Members of Parliament including those who subscribe to the ruling National Resistance Movement and Independents on Wednesday challenged the planned move by the NRM caucus to table a bill on the removal of the presidential age limit.

[Monitor] A section of Members of Parliament including those who subscribe to the ruling National Resistance Movement and Independents on Wednesday challenged the planned move by the NRM caucus to table a bill on the removal of the presidential age limit.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

President Distances Himself From MPs’ Age Limit Proposal

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -President Yoweri Museveni has distanced himself from a section of Members of Parliament (MPs) of the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) that voted unanimously to table a private members bill in parliament to amen…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -President Yoweri Museveni has distanced himself from a section of Members of Parliament (MPs) of the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) that voted unanimously to table a private members bill in parliament to amend the constitution and remove the age limit on the presidency.

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MPs Vow to Block Attempt to Change Presidential Age Limit

[Observer] A least eight legislators from ruling party, opposition and independents today, Wednesday vowed to block any attempts by their colleagues to have the 75-year presidential age limit cap lifted.

[Observer] A least eight legislators from ruling party, opposition and independents today, Wednesday vowed to block any attempts by their colleagues to have the 75-year presidential age limit cap lifted.

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