Basena Set for Contract Extension

[Monitor] Kampala -Fufa will this week extend Moses Basena’s reign as Uganda Cranes’ interim coach until the end of the year which will see him complete the 2018 World Cup qualifiers.

[Monitor] Kampala -Fufa will this week extend Moses Basena's reign as Uganda Cranes' interim coach until the end of the year which will see him complete the 2018 World Cup qualifiers.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Has Museveni Finally Touched the Ugandan Leopard?

[Monitor] In December 2015, Chris Aine, an aide to the presidential candidate Amama Mbabazi, led a scuffle with soldiers of the presidential guard, the SFC, during preparations for a campaign stop by Mbabazi in the western district of Ntungamo.

[Monitor] In December 2015, Chris Aine, an aide to the presidential candidate Amama Mbabazi, led a scuffle with soldiers of the presidential guard, the SFC, during preparations for a campaign stop by Mbabazi in the western district of Ntungamo.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kabaziguruka – MP Fighting Off Treason Charges, Poor Health

[Monitor] Kampala -“I have a task assigned by the people of Nakawa Division and I will complete it in whatever little time remaining. I will not let them down because at no time will my faith in God be wanting,” says MP Michael Kabaziguruka, who we fou…

[Monitor] Kampala -"I have a task assigned by the people of Nakawa Division and I will complete it in whatever little time remaining. I will not let them down because at no time will my faith in God be wanting," says MP Michael Kabaziguruka, who we found in an upbeat mood at his home in Luzira, a suburb of Kampala on the shores of Lake Victoria as he recounts his one year and three months in the 11th Parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Heavy Rains Displace 120,000 People – Report

[Monitor] Kampala -About 12,000 people in over 20 districts have been displaced by landslides, storms and floods following the second season rainfall in Uganda, according to the September Early Warning Bulletin released by the Office of the Prime Minis…

[Monitor] Kampala -About 12,000 people in over 20 districts have been displaced by landslides, storms and floods following the second season rainfall in Uganda, according to the September Early Warning Bulletin released by the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Presidents Who Amended Constitution to Stay in Power

[Monitor] On Tuesday September 12, NRM legislators set into motion the wheels that will lead to the amendment of Article 102(b) of the Constitution to scrap the presidential age limit.

[Monitor] On Tuesday September 12, NRM legislators set into motion the wheels that will lead to the amendment of Article 102(b) of the Constitution to scrap the presidential age limit.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Age Limit – Why Speaker, Opposition Are Under Test

[Monitor] The long speculation ends after National Resistance Movement and some compliant Independent Members of Parliament voted to set in motion a process that will lift the presidential age limit.

[Monitor] The long speculation ends after National Resistance Movement and some compliant Independent Members of Parliament voted to set in motion a process that will lift the presidential age limit.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Where Your MP Stands On Age Limit Debate

[Monitor] Kampala -As the debate on lifting the presidential age nears fever pitch, Sunday Monitor sounded out different MPs on how they would vote if the matter was put to the vote in the House.

[Monitor] Kampala -As the debate on lifting the presidential age nears fever pitch, Sunday Monitor sounded out different MPs on how they would vote if the matter was put to the vote in the House.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Keep Military Out of Age Limit Debate

[Monitor] State minister for Investment Evelyn Anite, who is among the NRM Members of Parliament at the forefront of the campaign to remove the age limit cap on the presidency, on Thursday bragged that the group had the backing on of the armed forces.

[Monitor] State minister for Investment Evelyn Anite, who is among the NRM Members of Parliament at the forefront of the campaign to remove the age limit cap on the presidency, on Thursday bragged that the group had the backing on of the armed forces.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Martial Law Is Quicker, Cheaper Path to Achieve Life Presidency

[Monitor] We are moving at a good clip. We will sooner amend the Constitution to prevent visionary presidents from dying, even as the rest of us die. If anybody ever says that is an exercise in lunacy, we shall simply invoke the spectre of military int…

[Monitor] We are moving at a good clip. We will sooner amend the Constitution to prevent visionary presidents from dying, even as the rest of us die. If anybody ever says that is an exercise in lunacy, we shall simply invoke the spectre of military intervention.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda