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The Constitution of Uganda is the supreme law of Uganda. The current constitution was adopted on October 8, 1995. It sanctions a republican form of government with a powerful president. Amendments in 2005 removed presidential term limits and legalized a multi-party political system.

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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 19:48:45 -0700

... for Journalists-Uganda (HRNJ-Uganda), filed a complaint before the Uganda Human Rights Commission alleging a violation of his right to protection from torture, cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment contrary to Article 24 of the Constitution of Uganda.
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:22:30 -0700

The government has a responsibility to establish the country's demographic characteristics, as per the Sixth Schedule of the Constitution of Uganda. It is expected that this knowledge will translate into better planning to ensure that we thrive as a ...
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 10:17:02 -0700

“Homosexuality acts breach the Constitution of Uganda…,” Bishop Lwanga said on Saturday. However, Pastor Solomon Male of the Arise for Christ Ministry, said: “MPs need to drop the anti-gay law and sensitise the public about the laws in the Penal Code. ”.
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 00:07:30 -0700

The code name 'Article 110' is derived from Article 110 of the Constitution of Uganda, which provides for the declaration of a state of emergency. The Observer has seen a chit from Chief Whip Justine Lumumba to an opposition MP. In the chit, Lumumba ...

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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 22:15:00 -0700

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Mon, 04 Aug 2014 07:48:45 -0700

Karuhanga filed the Constitutional Petition on July 26, 2013 saying the reappointment is inconsistent with and is in contravention of Articles 130, 133, 142 (1) and others of the Constitution of Uganda. This follows President Museveni's letter dated ...
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 03:41:15 -0700

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