Efforts by Oboth-Oboth to calm down the situation didnt yield results as the Committee members insisted that Magyezi respects the committee. At this point, Magyezi dropped his submission before Oboth and walked out.
Prof. Nawangwe says that because of the constant complaints from staff and students, the university decided to institute committee to review the functionality of the system over the past five years and make recommendations for improvements.
Bishop Reuben Kisembo, of Ruwenzori Diocese, Bishop Robert Muhiirwa of Fort Portal Diocese, Alex Ruhunda, the Member of Parliament Fort Portal Municipality and Sylvia Rwabwogo, the Kabarole Woman MP have openly come out to rebuke the move.
However, in a move that sends mixed signals from the opposition, the Leader of Opposition in Parliament and Kasese Woman MP Winnie Kiiza says that she would have wanted to attend the committee discussion. But she is scheduled to appear on November 7, a date that she may not be available.
He told the Anti-Corruption Court today that he would seek the interpretation of the constitutional court, on the validity of the trial in which his client, Senkeeto, is charged with obtaining money by false pretence, uttering false documents, obtaining execution of security by false pretence and conspiracy to defraud the government.
Ssemujju alleged that Jacob Oboth-Oboth had attended the National Resistance Movement-NRM party caucus that endorsed the bill and held a secret meeting with President Yoweri Museveni, the targeted beneficiary of the bill.
Gashumba was picked up from the city center on Monday night by operatives from the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence CMI for allegedly impersonating a Defense Ministry official and conning some foreigners.
On Monday, three days after the officers appeared at the Court Martial, officers at the police headquarters could barely speak and the corridors were empty, unlike it has been in the past when people could be seen chatting away.
Finance Minister, Matia Kasaija in June allocated USD 2 million to introduce Index insurance in the country. The facility provides a 50 percent premium subsidy to smallholder farmers while large-scale farmers are given 30 percent premium subsidy.
Denis Nzeirwe, the Kabale Deputy Resident District Commissioner, said some of the party leaders who have openly opposed the presidential age limit removal deserve serious punishment since they have decided to behave like traitors.