Uganda religious leaders call for referendum on presidential age limit
By 27 September 2017
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The Inter-Religious Council of Uganda (IRCU) has urged political leaders in Uganda to call for a referendum in determining the presidential age limits. “As religious leaders, it is our esteemed view that the issue of age limit is not a partisan issue to be monopolized by the National Resistant Movement (NRM) and opposition politicians. The issue is national in character and the debate should be extended to the people of Uganda, as they are the sole constitutionally-mandated custodians of power to determine the destiny of our nation,” AMECEA News quoted Sheikh Shaban Mubajje, the IRCU chairperson and Mufti of Uganda as saying.
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