Members of Parliament under the Umbrella group of Busoga Parliamentary Group have formed a four member committee as an immediate intervention into the looming strikes and riots in the secondary schools in their region.
The voter is seeking courtâ€™s intervention to declare their seats vacant saying that they were voted as independent MPs but they went ahead to accept governmentâ€™s appointments as Ministers without consulting with the electorate. The voter argues that the Ministers are serving a political party that did not bring them to Parliament.
An application by Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago seeking to disband the tribunal setup to investigate anomalies in his administration on of the Kampala capital city authority has been dismissed this afternoon by the High court sitting in kampala.
Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah has demanded the Ministry of Finance to explain to the house why Finance Ministry has failed to appoint new accounting officers to replace the three permanent secretaries that MPs refused to appropriate money against their names while passing the supplementary budget schedule 2.
President Yoweri Museveni has directed the Ministry of Health and that of Education to fast track the renewal of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the American government so that American experts are enabled to continue work in the two sectors in Uganda.
Last month, Police arrested Baloja in connection with the murder of a couple identified as Maureen Namaato and her husband Charles Yiga. The couple\'s killing continued a worrying trend that has seen over 30 people murdered in their homes.
The offices were opened at the beginning of last year by Godfrey Mwanje, the Chairperson Masaka district NGO Forum to oversee the operations of over 30 civil society and community based organizations operating in the district
Mpuuga noted that it was over two months since the Speaker directed a select committee to be formed and expeditiously handle the report in order to reach a solution on the KCCA matters that are in line with the KCCA Act that was enacted by Parliament.
The position of the DPP fell vacant recently after President Yoweri Museveni appointed Richard Buteera as a judge. His deputy Damalie Lwanga was also appointed a judge which leaves the deputy DPPâ€™s office vacant as well.