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UGANDA: NBS TV Uganda has added MPs Want to Retable 7yr Tenure Motion video

MPs Want to Retable 7yr Tenure Motion Just days after the constitutional court threw out the 7 year term for members of parliament, a section of legislators are mooting a proposal to retable a bill that will see the extension of years for the Members of Parliament and local council leaders from five to seven years as it had been passed in the Raphael Magyezi bill. To these legislators it’s unfortunate that the Constitutional court nullified the seven year tenure of their office arguing that the five years are inadequateRead More


UGANDA: NTVUganda has added Zimbabweans vote for the first time without Mugabe on the ballot video

Zimbabweans vote for the first time without Mugabe on the ballot Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/ntvuganda Like our Facebook page https://ift.tt/1bbEIWm —— AUTO – GENERATED; Published (Halifax Canada Time AST) on: July 30, 2018 at 03:35PM


UGANDA: NTVUganda has added Young people want direct elections for youth MPs video

Young people want direct elections for youth MPs Youth have called for the amendment of the 1993 National Youth Council Act to suit their electoral demands. The group, meeting in Kampala also demanded direct election of their leaders instead of using the Electoral college system which they claim is discriminative and easy to manipulate The findings of a survey by the Citizens Coalition for Electoral Democracy in Uganda (CCEDU) indicate that many youths don’t know their political representatives. They have also called for term limits on the tenure of MPs.Read More


UGANDA: NTVUganda has added Makerere School of Law Introduces Masters Programme on Extractives video

Makerere School of Law Introduces Masters Programme on Extractives Law Scholars from across East Africa have welcomed the proposal to introduce of a masters law program with a course in extractives, policy and practice in Makerere University. They say it will to nurture home grown experts in the extractives rather than relying on foreign experts in negotiations. Principal of Makerere University School of Law Prof Christopher Mbazira says there is need to prepare the next crop of lawyers to advise government on the extractives industry. Subscribe to Our Channel ForRead More


UGANDA: NTVUganda has added 5 years are not enough for leaders to deliver development agenda – Museveni video

5 years are not enough for leaders to deliver development agenda – Museveni President Yoweri Museveni has criticized Constitutional Court justices, a few days after they delivered their verdict in the presidential age limit petition in Mbale. The president took issue with the justices for quashing the MPs extension of their tenure from five to seven years.He argues that five years is inadequate for elected leaders to deliver on development. Some lawmakers have backed the President while others say he has been exposed as someone who doesn’t believe in theRead More


UGANDA: NBS TV Uganda has added Museveni Speaks out on Age Limit Ruling video

Museveni Speaks out on Age Limit Ruling President Yoweri Museveni speaks out the constitutional court ruling that quashed the 7 year term for members of parliament saying the judges are not the ones in charge of the country.The president while justifying the 7-year term said with the 5 years, a lot of time is spent on electioneering and less time on development.As Isabella tugume reports, the president’s statement has been received with mixed reactions. —— AUTO – GENERATED; Published (Halifax Canada Time AST) on: July 30, 2018 at 03:26PM


UGANDA: NTVUganda has added Perception issues still affecting Insurance products in Uganda video

Perception issues still affecting Insurance products in Uganda Ugandan’s are still struggling to understand the need to take up insurance products given wrong perceptions which according to officials requires urgent attention by companies. Arjun Mallik the CEO prudential assurance Uganda, says despite considerable growth especially in the uptake of educational insurance products, lack of awareness and settling claims remains a hindrance to growth of the sector. Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/ntvuganda Like our Facebook page https://ift.tt/1bbEIWm —— AUTO – GENERATED; PublishedRead More


UGANDA: NTVUganda has added Experts say Constitutional Court erred in Age Limit ruling video

Experts say Constitutional Court erred in Age Limit ruling Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/ntvuganda Like our Facebook page https://ift.tt/1bbEIWm —— AUTO – GENERATED; Published (Halifax Canada Time AST) on: July 30, 2018 at 03:20PM


UGANDA: NTVUganda has added FDC to challenge NRM victories in Sheema and Nebbi video

FDC to challenge NRM victories in Sheema and Nebbi The Forum for Democratic Change party will petition the High Court to challenge the victories of NRM candidates in the just concluded election of member of parliament fort Nebbi and Sheema municipalities. FDC party president Patrick Amuriat Oboi who addressed journalists at the party headquarters, also said they were disappointed in the Constitutional Court for upholding lifting of the presidential age limit amendment. Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/ntvuganda Like our Facebook pageRead More


UGANDA: No one is irreplaceable even in politics – Uganda opposition must know this

Ugandans who are posturing as the only ones with the vision must understand that we have seen many visions since independence from the Britons in 1962. You have given President Yoweri Museveni this illusion that only he has the vision and only he can decide and rule Uganda even from his grave.  One of these days you will know truth. Everyone is replaceable.  Some of us who did not sleep in business school classes know a fact.  For any organisation to function, it needs an Org Chart.  In that chart,Read More