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Age Limit: MP Apologises For Voting “Yes”

  Samuel Okwir Odwe, an independent NRM leaning legislator who represents Moroto county is regretting why he misrepresented the views of the people from his constituency when he voted for the removal of age limit law from the constitution. During consultations over the bill that has been assented to an act of parliament, Moroto county […]

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How Acholi Mps Voted On Age Limit

On Wednesday, Legislators passed the Constitution (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill, 2017 what is commonly known as the ‘Age Limit Bill’ dropping the 75 year upper age limit for presidential candidates and extending the term of Parliament to seven years. The Acholi Mp that surprised many is Beatrice Anywar who voted in favor of the lifting […]

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Museveni: Age Limit Is Against The Constitution

The presence of age limits for any elective office goes against Article 1 of the 1995 Constitution, the bedrock of that supreme law, which says “Power belongs to the people”, President Yoweri Museveni has said. Since Ugandans are the custodians of the Constitution and their country, the President said, they should be given the ultimate […]

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Cecilia Ogwal Returns Age limit Money

    Dokolo Woman MP, Cecilia Ogwal, on Friday returned the Shs 29 million given to MPs last month to facilitate their consultations over the age limit bill that is seeking to lift article 102 (b) from the Constitution.   Earlier, she advised Mps against returning the money saying it was wise to use it […]

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Age Limit: Aloi Archdeaconry Church Leaders Want Museveni To Rule For Life

  Church Leaders from Aloi Archdeaconry, Lango Diocese  in Alebtong district  have written to the the Moroto county MP Sam Okwir Odwe asking him to vote for the removal of the presidential age limit. Collectively written by Rev Ven John Okaka(Aloi), Rev Martin Otwi(Abia), Rev Richard Omara(Alira), Rev Francis Dickens Otim(Apala)and Rev Deacon Tonny Odongo of […]

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MP Cecilia Ogwal To Sue Govt For “Plotting To Kill Her”

  The government will soon be dragged to court over the Lira District Police Commander’s actions on the Cecilia Ogwal, the Dokolo district woman MP during a joint consultative meeting held at Adyel division in Lira municipality. MP Ogwal alleges that the Lira DPC Joel Tubanone tried to kill her during the joint consultative meeting […]

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