Northern MPs revive secession call threat

Acholi Parliamentary Forum members join hands at a press conference in Parliament on Tuesday. PHOTO BY GEOFFREY SSERUYANGE

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The lawmakers say govt has for along time neglected people from northern Uganda.

Some MPs from northern Uganda yesterday launched a campaign to collect signatures to back their renewed call for the region to break away and form an independent country called Nile State.

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