Committee Endorses Presidential Age Limit Removal Top story

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The Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Committee Chairperson Jacob Oboth-Oboth is expected to present the committee report on Monday before parliament. Olive Nakatudde

The Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Committee Chairperson Jacob Oboth-Oboth is expected to present the committee report on Monday before parliament. Login to license this image from 1$.

In short
According to the committee, age, as a qualification for election is not useful in limiting unsuitable persons from attaining the office of President. The report indicates that the committee did not receive any evidence that all persons above the age of 75 suffer from cognitive decline and therefore unable to lead.

 

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