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Parliament will convene a special session this afternoon to pay tribute to late (Rtd) Major Rurangaranga. During Wednesday plenary, the Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Hon Jacob Oulanyah, said there will be special sitting to honour the late Edward Rurangaranga today August 3, 2017. The former Uganda People’s Congress (UPC) party national chairman will be accorded …

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President Yoweri Museveni has said he has never been sick in 31 years. “Have you ever heard that Museveni has fallen sick and my legs hanged in hospital, for the last 31 years?” President Museveni asked while speaking in Budaka district last week. “This is because I observe some of these health tips [practices] which …

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Newly elected Kyadondo East MP, Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine will appear on Al Jazeera tonight to share his plans for changing Uganda. “What do you think friends? Catch me tonight on Al Jazeera (The Stream) as we talk about the future of our mother land at 10:30pm EAT,” Bobi Wine announced Wednesday in a …

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Ruhinda County MP, Rtd Capt. Donozio Kahonda, was received back in Mitooma district as a hero by his supporters on Tuesday. The legislator had just been released from Kirinya prison on bail by Luweero chief magistrate, Charles Sserubugga. The magistrate granted Kahonda a non cash bail of Shs.500,000 while three people who stood surety were …

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President Yoweri Museveni has directed that an official burial be given to deceased elder and former Uganda People’s Congress (UPC) national chairman, Edward Rurangaranga. This was revealed Wednesday by Prime Minister, Dr Ruhakana Rugunda, who held a meeting with the family of the late and UPC leadership to plan an official burial for Rurangaranga as …

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Leaders across the political divide have paid tribute to the former Uganda People’s Congress [UPC] national chairman, Rtd Major Edward Rurangaranga. Rurangaranga died Tuesday morning at his home in Kaitanjojo, Rukondo, Kitagata Sheema district. Last year, he was hospitalized at Nakasero hospital with diabetes and hypertension. Rurangaranga was an MP in the 1960s and fought …

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President Yoweri Museveni took a selfie on Tuesday while meeting commonwealth youth ministers in the capital Kampala. A ‘selfie’ is a photograph taken by oneself using a phone or camera. President Museveni took a selfie with some of the participants at the Commonwealth. In 2014, the world was captivated by the taking of ‘selfies’ by …

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Nakawa Division MP Michael Kabaziguruka is currently nursing injuries after getting involved in an accident on Sunday. The incident happened on Jinja road around UMA Show Grounds. The legislator was driving an ambulance he had pledged during the 2016 campaigns. The ambulance registration number UAP 236P collided with a Hyundai, registration number UBA 083X. He …

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Legislators have described the late Rotary International President Elect, Sam F. Owori, as a man of exemplary quality who served the country and the world with dedication. This followed a motion to honour the late moved by the Rt. Hon. Prime Minister, Dr Ruhakana Rugunda, at a Special Sitting of Parliament presided over by the …

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