You Can Keep Your Money, Ugandan MPs Tell Parliament

Members of Parliament who are opposed to a constitutional amendment which will remove the age limit for presidential candidates have returned money that MPs were given to fund consultations on the controversial issue with their constituents. The politicians say the money is supposed to be used to address funding gaps in sectors like health and education.



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Butambala MP Muwanga Kivumbi, Kira Muncipality MP Semujju Nganda and Busongola North MP William Nzoghu display the money returned to Parliament.

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