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Museveni: Rebel NRM MPs Can’t Threaten Me, Who Are they?

 Uganda’s three-decade president Yoweri Museveni has said his ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party rebel MPs cannot threaten the majority of the MPs supporting the controversial Age Limit Amendment Bill 2017. Museveni spoke during Friday’s NRM caucus in Kampala as his party’s MPs met to chart a plan on how to

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Age Limit: MP Magyezi Dismisses Reports of Attack on His Country Home, Plantation

Igara West MP Rapahael Magyezi has spoken out on reports that his upcountry estate was attacked by locals over the controversial age liit bill. Social media reports had earlier indicated that locals have descended on Magyezi's banana plantation and destroyed it. The locals have also beaten up and killed livestock and threatened to

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Andrew Benon Kibuuka Warns Bobi Wine on Age Limit Chaos

Artists’ umbrella body the Federation of Performing Artistes of Uganda (FPAU) has issued a statement on the rising political temperature in Uganda as the controversial age limit amendment bill continues to polarize politicians and citizens across the political divide. In a statement issued Wednesday by FPAU President Andrew Benon Kibuuka, artists

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Age Limit: Makerere Law Professors Condemn Kadaga for Favouring Museveni

Law lecturers at Uganda’s premier university have weighed in on the controversial age limit bill that seeks to allow three-decade president Yoweri Museveni rule for life. Magyezi and majority of ruling NRM party MPs seek to delete the upper age limit clause in article 102b that bars anyone from standing for

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Barbie: Touch Bobi Wine or Me, But Not Our Children

Barbie Kyagulanyi, the wife of Kyadondo East MP and musician Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu aka Bobi Wine, has expressed worry about the safety of their children after grenades exploded in their home in Magere, Wakiso District. Hand grenades were on Tuesday morning thrown at the residence of Bobi Wine and the home

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Ofwono Opondo: MPs Could Be Using Grenades as Own Tactics to Frame Govt

Government spokesperson Ofwono Opondo has spoken out on the grenades that have allegedly been detonated at Opposition MPs homes in the recent days. MPs Robert Kyagulanyi (Kyadondo East) and Allan Sssewanyana (Makindye East) on Tuesday morning revealed via Social Media that grenades had been thrown at their homes, destroying property. A similar

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Grenades Thrown at MPs Bobi Wine, Allan Ssewanyana Residences

Hand grenades were on Tuesday morning thrown at the residences of Kyadondo East MP Kyagulanyi Robert aka Bobi Wine and Makindye East MP Allan Ssewanyana. Both MPs revealed the attack on their residences via Facebook, indicating that the explosives destroyed property but no one was hurt. It will be remembered two explosives were

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Katumba Wamala: Why I Punched MP Zaake in Age Limit Scuffle

Former commander of Defence Forces (CDF) Gen Katumba Wamala has spoken out on his involvement is an age limit motion scuffle on Wednesday. MPs opposed to the lifting of the age limit to allow President Museveni rule beyond the age of 75, engaged in a scuffle with Special Forces Brigade (SFC)

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Bobi Wine Speaks Out on Being Banned from TV, Radio Shows

By Bobi Wine This morning I was supposed to be hosted by Capital FM for Capital Gang. I was later informed that the radio was directed by UCC and received phone-calls from security operatives not to host me. I was called by other radio and TV stations and they confirmed that

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Speaker Kadaga to Visit Opposition MPs in Hospital

News reaching us indicates that Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Alitwala Kadaga will be visiting hospitalized MPs who were hurt after Special Forces Command soldiers attacked them inside parliament on Wednesday. The speaker while speaking to the New Vision newspaper in an interview revealed that she has intentions of visiting some of

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