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News Uganda » Politics: Uganda’s liberation: A key contribution to our present and future development

News channel or source: https://www.newvision.co.ug/new_vision/news/1469450/uganda-liberation-key-contribution-future-development
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Uganda is well endowed with natural resources ... The last one is managing public investments underpinned by a robust regulatory framework. Coupled with increasing political will, these can help streamline ministerial, departmental and agency mandates ...

News Uganda » Politics: Ugandan lawyers seek to quash Museveni 'president for life' law

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-uganda-politics/ugandan-lawyers-seek-to-quash-museveni-president-for-life-law-idUSKBN1F4280?feedType=RSS&virtualBrandChannel=11563
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

KAMPALA (Reuters) - Uganda’s leading lawyers sought on Monday to overturn ... Many Ugandans including the political opposition, religious leaders and some members of Museveni’s own ruling party opposed the proposal to change the constitution.

News Uganda » Politics: Museveni: Uganda may reintroduce executions

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-42746172
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Uganda could begin enforcing the death penalty again ... Nicholas Opiyo of rights organisation Chapter Four told Reuters that Mr Museveni's tweet was "political talk" aimed at boosting his popularity. The president, 73, angered some Ugandans earlier ...

News Uganda » Politics: Uganda: How Boda Boda 2010 Emerged

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201801230107.html
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

The process was halted by police. Slowly, Boda Boda 2010 became a political wing of the NRM. In August 2016, Gen Kayihura was summoned at Makindye Chief Magistrate's Court over beating up Dr Besigye's supporters; they raided the court and beat up people.

News Uganda » Politics: Uganda's Musuveni says might resume executions

News channel or source: https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-uganda-crime-idUKKBN1F813T
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Government critics often accuse Uganda’s police of directing their efforts at pursuing Museveni’s political opponents rather than fighting crime, for which conviction rates are low. Museveni, 73, is set to run for another term as president in 2021 ...

News Uganda » Politics: What Is VRChat, Who Is Ugandan Knuckles, and Why on Earth Do I Need to Know? A Guide for the Uninitiated

News channel or source: http://nymag.com/selectall/2018/01/what-is-vrchat-and-who-is-ugandan-knuckles.html
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

But much like 4chan, a wellspring of funny and creative and collaborative internet culture that was also very much against political correctness, VRChat runs the risk of being defined by its worst users. That would be a shame. How do I get the Ugandan ...

News Uganda » Politics: Challenge in Uganda against removing presidential age limit

News channel or source: https://townhall.com/news/politics-elections/2018/01/17/challenge-in-uganda-against-removing-presidential-age-limit-n2435766
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Uganda's government says it is preparing a response to the court challenge filed by a lawyers' association against a new law removing a presidential age limit from the constitution. The change allows 73-year-old President Yoweri ...

News Uganda » Politics: Uganda’s Leader to Sign Death Warrants Again After 19 Years

News channel or source: https://www.worldpoliticsreview.com/articles/24018/uganda-s-leader-to-sign-death-warrants-again-after-19-years
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Uganda's president said Thursday he will sign the first death warrants in nearly two decades to create fear among criminals in the East African country, vowing to "hang a few." President Yoweri Museveni said he had not ordered ...

News Uganda » Politics: Corruption in Uganda: Minister Sam Kutesa and Company May Yet Survive Their Latest Scandal

News channel or source: https://www.counterpunch.org/2018/01/17/corruption-in-uganda-minister-sam-kutesa-and-company-may-yet-survive-their-latest-scandal/
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

there has been an official denial of wrongdoing by the Uganda Government without even as much as an investigation by the police, the Inspectorate of Government or the Directorate of Public Prosecutions the heads of which are political appointees.

News Uganda » Politics: Unga politics:Why the price of maize flour is up, again

News channel or source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001266685/unga-politics-why-the-price-of-maize-flour-is-up-again
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

As expected, a fresh round of unga politics has kicked off in earnest ... As of yesterday, 40,027 metric tonnes of maize had been shipped into Kenya from Uganda in the last one month. During the same period, Tanzania shipped in 762 tones.