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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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Fri, 01 Aug 2014 08:33:45 -0700

“I welcome the ruling although I would have loved the judge to go into the substance of our petition,” said Frank Mugisha, executive director of Sexual Minorities Uganda. “That's where he would have realised that the law violates the Constitution of ...


Fri, 01 Aug 2014 10:38:15 -0700

Same-sex marriage is prohibited by the Constitution of Uganda (Article 31(21a) and unlawfully performing a marriage ceremony is a criminal offence under the Marriage Act 1904. Furthermore, as the High Court of Uganda ruled on 24 June 2014 (in ...
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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. ”.

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

A land-owner claiming to have been affected by mud-cuttings disposals and being denied usage of his land in Nwoya district for nearly five years has dragged Total Oil and Gas Exploration Company to court for mediation processes, asking for nearly ...
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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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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 03:41:15 -0700

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Tue, 05 Aug 2014 23:56:15 -0700

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