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NRM’s biggest war

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The fall of Mbabazi

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Student loan dreams

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REMARKS BY THE RT HON. DR. RUHAKANA RUGUNDA, PRIME MINISTER DESIGNATE
30th September 2014 Madam Speaker, Honorable members I wish to take this opportunity to thank you Madam Speaker and Honorable Members in approving my appointment as Prime Minister. I wish to also thank His Excellency the President for the trust and confidence in appointing me as Prime Minister. Let me take this opportunity to thank my predecessor, Ndugu Amama Mbabazi, who has served very well as Prime Minister of the Republic of Uganda for the last 3 years. As you well know, the duties of the Of
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Cover:The fall of
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News Analysis:NRM’s biggest war.

Comment:The gap in the fight against
corruption

Museveni’s failure to name Chief Justice:
President Yoweri Museveni on April.14 told
a team from the Uganda Law Society (ULS)
that the Constitutional Case over the reappointment of Benjamin Odoki is the reason
he hasn’t acted on the crisis it has caused but
experts say that this might be a perfect cover
for the President’s incompetence, fear, and
indecision over the CJ affair.
Museveni failure to
appoint Chief Justice
Columns
3 // Off-line
4 // Inbox
6 // The Week
7 // News Makers
On MPs kicking
out UMEME
By Harold Acemah
How NRM
Caucus is
murdering
democracy
By Peter Nyanzi
9
14 30
Ogwang Charles:
From a star
footballer to an
engineer, a lesson
for other footballers
INtERvIEW
17
23 24
Ebola virus in Guinea is
new strain: The virus that
has caused a deadly Ebola
epidemic in Guinea is the
first case to be recorded in
West Africa but researchers
say it emerged locally.
HEALtH
28
Incompetence or Strategy?