Ugandan President Museveni Defends Age Limit Amendment

President Yoweri Museveni has met with parliament's legal affairs committee at State House in Entebbe to discuss a proposed constitutional amendment which would extend the age limit for presidential candidates. Museveni told the committee that the presence of age limits for any elective office goes against Article 1 of the 1995 Constitution which says "power belongs to the people".



  • Uganda:  Museveni Defends Age Limit Amendment

    Independent (Kampala), 6 December 2017

    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",… Read more »

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President Yoweri Museveni, left, in discussion with the parliament’s legal affairs committee led by Oboth Oboth, second left.

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