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Resolution Allows President Museveni To Run Again In Age-Limit Change

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KAMPALA, Uganda – Officials with Uganda’s ruling party passed a resolution to remove the age limit on the presidency so President Yoweri Museveni can run again.[9] Check also: Opposition MPs Walk Out On Museveni Over Besigye Museveni, now 71, would be ineligible to seek re-election in 2021 because the constitution bars anyone older than 75 to serve. He has been ...

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6 People Who Don’t Want To Be Vice President For Trump

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Donald Trump is looking for a Republican to act as his vice, likely with political experience,[2] to be his running mate as he shifts toward the general election.[9] Check also: Some Africans are lazy fools, they’re only good at eating, love making and thuggery, “said Donald Trump.” The real estate mogul has boasted about his business chops, insisting he would ...

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Many Ugandans Failed To Turn Up For Local Elections


Unlike the last week’s tense presidential election, which was marred by late delivery of voting materials and election-day unrest, local elections got off to a mostly smooth start Wednesday in Kampala. Check also: Ugandan presidential election of 2016 is not yet over, says Kiiza Besigye At most voting centers, materials arrived within an hour or two of polls opening. And ...

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Uganda’s President, Yoweri Museveni Takes Part In Presidential Debate

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KAMPALA— Six Ugandan presidential candidates waited for several minutes after being introduced at Saturday evening’s debate before President Yoweri Museveni appeared belatedly on stage. Check also: Uganda Among The First African Countries To Build A Successful Commercial Solar Powered Cars Because Museveni has never participated in such a debate during his 30 years in office, the moment was historic. The ...

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