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English Publication Date: Friday, January 22, 2016 Source: All Africa
In-spite of candidate Yoweri Museveni's conspicuous absence and the questionable quality of the debating skills displayed by some presidential candidates, the evening of January 15, 2016, will forever be etched in the annals of Uganda's checkered...
English Publication Date: Tuesday, January 19, 2016 Source: All Africa
In a mini-survey, many residents said the President, who has been in power for 30 years, should have appeared to show the other seven candidates vying for his seat in next month's election that he is still the best leader of the country.
English Publication Date: Monday, January 18, 2016 Source: KFM
The Inter-Religious Council of Uganda has scoffed at President Yoweri Museveni for likening Friday’s presidential debate to a high school debate.
English Publication Date: Sunday, January 17, 2016 Source: African Arguments
On the night of 15 January, Uganda held its first ever televised presidential debate. The incumbent Yoweri Museveni skipped the momentous occasion, arguing that the “majority of our voters may not be able to watch the debate”, but his seven...
English Publication Date: Friday, January 22, 2016 Source: NTV
The candidates performed to varying levels of competence with some easily tackling any questions that came their way while others looked out of their depth.
English Publication Date: Friday, January 15, 2016 Source: All Africa
Seven out of eight presidential candidates; Independent's Amama Mbabazi, FDC's Kizza Besigye, Dr Abed Bwanika, Venansius Baryamureeba, Benon Biraro, Joseph Mabirizi, Maureen Kalya have arrived for the first session of the presidential debate at...
English Publication Date: Friday, January 15, 2016 Source: Yahoo News
Uganda held its first ever presidential candidates' debate Friday but veteran leader Yoweri Museveni did not attend.
English Publication Date: Thursday, January 14, 2016 Source: All Africa
The Forum for Democratic Change presidential candidate told voters in Budaka taxi park this afternoon that he doesn't just want to hear about the agendas of his rivals but wants to face off with them in debate so they can articulate what they all...
English Publication Date: Saturday, January 16, 2016 Source: NTV
On 15th January 2015 the first live presidential debate was broadcast on television all over Uganda. 8 presidential candidates were invited to take part and 7 turned up. 
English Publication Date: Friday, January 15, 2016 Source: New Vision
The main subplot as preparations continue to take shape remains the possibility of whether President Yoweri Museveni, the presidential flag bearer of the National Resistance Movement (NRM), will attend the debate.