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  • NRM Sets Up Committee on 7-Year-Term Proposal
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    The National Resistance Movement NRM Parliamentary Caucus has set up a committee to scrutinize a proposal seeking to extend the elective term of office from five to seven years. President Yoweri Museveni today convened the ruling NRM Parliamentary Caucus in Kampala and the Government Chief Whip Ruth Nankabirwa revealed that the issue of the seven year term was a major discussion during the meeting.

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  • Bwaise Youths Urged to Shun Violent Extremism
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    The project is expected to increase the capacity of security agencies to combat violent extremism and to respond to human rights abuses in line with international best practices. It is also expected to facilitate a conversation between members of the Uganda Police Force and the community and improve community policing in slum communities.

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  • City Oilers in 2nd Straight Loss at FIBA Cup
    Comments 69 Views Kampala, Uganda

    Ugandas City Oilers, the Zone five champions have recorded a second straight loss in the ongoing FIBA African Champions Cup in the Tunisian city of Rades. The Oilers lost to Morroccos Association Sportive de Sals with a close 81-91 in a game played on Tuesday afternoon at the City Arena in Rades. The City Oilers now face unbeaten Libolo from Angola who are also 2014 Champions of the Title on Wednesday in a do or die.

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  • MP Ssewanyana Kicked Out Over Dress Code
    Comments 89 Views Kampala, Uganda

    Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga this afternoon kicked out the Makindye West Member of Parliament Allan Ssewanyana from the Chambers over inappropriate dressing. This was after Ssewanyana walked into the Chambers clad in red overall. Government Chief Whip Ruth Nankabirwa immediately took to the floor raising a point of Order against the MPs dress code.

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City Oilers in 2nd Straight Loss at FIBA Cup
Comments 69 Views Kampala, Uganda

Ugandas City Oilers, the Zone five champions have recorded a second straight loss in the ongoing FIBA African Champions Cup in the Tunisian city of Rades. The Oilers lost to Morroccos Association Sportive de Sals with a close 81-91 in a game played on Tuesday afternoon at the City Arena in Rades. The City Oilers now face unbeaten Libolo from Angola who are also 2014 Champions of the Title on Wednesday in a do or die.

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