Magyezi Rejects Voters’ Call to Drop Age Limit Bill

[Observer] Igara West MP Raphael Magyezi yesterday responded angrily to constituency demands for him to withdraw his hugely controversial private member’s bill, which seeks to scrap presidential age limits.

[Observer] Igara West MP Raphael Magyezi yesterday responded angrily to constituency demands for him to withdraw his hugely controversial private member's bill, which seeks to scrap presidential age limits.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

NRM Top-Most Body, CEC Endorses Age Limit Amendment

[Observer] The ruling National Resistance Movement party top-most decision making organ, Central Executive Committee (CEC) has unanimously endorsed the age limit amendment bill.

[Observer] The ruling National Resistance Movement party top-most decision making organ, Central Executive Committee (CEC) has unanimously endorsed the age limit amendment bill.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Eagles ‘Ll Be Tough – Argentina Coach

[Vanguard] Coach of Argentina Jorge Sampaoli has revealed the reason why the Super Eagles of Nigeria will give them a stern test in next month friendly game which will take place in Russia.

[Vanguard] Coach of Argentina Jorge Sampaoli has revealed the reason why the Super Eagles of Nigeria will give them a stern test in next month friendly game which will take place in Russia.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Driver Held Over Attempting to Stab Traffic Police Officer

[Monitor] Police in Lira District are holding a truck driver of Kenyan origin after he allegedly tried to stab a traffic police officer when he was stopped at a checkpoint.

[Monitor] Police in Lira District are holding a truck driver of Kenyan origin after he allegedly tried to stab a traffic police officer when he was stopped at a checkpoint.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Constitution Amendment Is Void As It Violates ‘Basic Structure’ Doctrine

[Monitor] I read Senior Counsel Peter Mulira’s thought-provoking article in The Daily Monitor of October 17 titled: ‘Constitution should not be tampered with by politicians’. Counsel Mulira raises very interesting procedural grounds on which the propos…

[Monitor] I read Senior Counsel Peter Mulira's thought-provoking article in The Daily Monitor of October 17 titled: 'Constitution should not be tampered with by politicians'. Counsel Mulira raises very interesting procedural grounds on which the proposed amendment of Article 102(b) of the Constitution could be forestalled through preemptive court process or through which the amendment can even be set aside and reversed after it has been passed. That is of course assuming the Constitutional Court and/or the Supreme C

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Former LRA Abductees Still in Misery

[Monitor] Gulu -Efforts by former Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) abductees to rebuild their shattered lives is being hindered by stigmatisation and rejection by members of their communities.

[Monitor] Gulu -Efforts by former Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) abductees to rebuild their shattered lives is being hindered by stigmatisation and rejection by members of their communities.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Japanese Envoy Warns On Mishandling Road Equipment

[Monitor] Jinja -The Japanese Ambassador to Uganda has warned the Works ministry over poor maintenance of road equipment that he said has resulted in the breakdown of machines.

[Monitor] Jinja -The Japanese Ambassador to Uganda has warned the Works ministry over poor maintenance of road equipment that he said has resulted in the breakdown of machines.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda