Uganda MPs Vow to Eject President


A group of lawmakers from the ruling party joined bv some opposition figures have held a rally to pressure President Yoweri Museveni not to seek another term in 2016. Museveni, who has been in power for 27 years, told the BBC he is "too experienced to stand down."
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    The Observer, 19 February 2013

    A group of MPs, mainly the so-called NRM rebels as well as some opposition figures, used two church events and a rally in Butambala district on Sunday to rally the people against ... read more »

Photo: New Vision

Parliament (file photo).

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    The Observer, 19 February 2013

    A section of Uganda's public has been fretting over the much-publicized "coup talk". read more »

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    The Independent, 19 February 2013

    Opposition Democratic Party (DP) has distanced it's self from the allegations that former Vice President and NRM MP Gilbert Bukenya is in talks to run for presidency in 2016 on the ... read more »

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    The Observer, 17 February 2013

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  • Uganda:  Then and Now - Let NRM Rule, Says Reagan Okumu

    The Observer, 17 February 2013

    Fourteen years ago when people like Paul Kawanga Ssemogerere were agitating for change of government, MPs like Reagan Okumu, of Aswa county, believed that the ground was still ... read more »

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