Ugandan MPs Vow to Fight Presidential Age Limit Amendment
A least eight legislators have vowed to block attempts by their colleagues to have the 75-year presidential age limit cap lifted. This comes after ruling party MPs and their allies agreed to table a private members bill seeking to amend the constitution.
Observer, 13 September 2017
A least eight legislators from ruling party, opposition and independents today, Wednesday vowed to block any attempts by their colleagues to have the 75-year presidential age limit… Read more »
President Yoweri Museveni briefs the press on the proposed changes to Uganda’s land laws. He spoke briefly about the age limit debate.
Independent (Kampala), 14 September 2017
President Yoweri Museveni has distanced himself from a section of Members of Parliament (MPs) of the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) that voted unanimously to table a… Read more »
Monitor, 14 September 2017
The noises about amending the 1995 Constitution to remove the last constitutional restraint on the tenure of the President made a major move when the NRM Parliamentary Caucus… Read more »
Monitor, 13 September 2017
A section of Members of Parliament including those who subscribe to the ruling National Resistance Movement and Independents on Wednesday challenged the planned move by the NRM… Read more »
After months of speculation and repeated government denial, a large group of ruling party MPs have announced that they intend to table a bill in Parliament which seeks to remove ... Read more »