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Uganda's Parliament Votes Obote Public Holiday

Source: Radio Uganda (Kampala)
Posted: Friday, October 21, 2005
Most recent follow-up news item: August 9, 2010


Uganda's members of parliament have overwhelmingly recommended that government declare Monday 24 October, the day late President Apollo Milton Obote will be buried, a public holiday.

This non-binding vote comes after the executive branch refused to declare a public holiday, earlier this week (2005-10-18).



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