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16:45
16:45

MPs Threaten to Suspend Loan Approvals 1 5

The committee chairperson Syda Bbumba noted with concern that a number of projects have stalled despite the loans being approved and this was as a result of delays by government to release funds.
09:27
09:27

MPs Ask Gov’t to Prevail Over Commercial Banks on Loan Repayments Bank of Uganda 4 1

The MPs led by the Kampala Central MP Mohammed Nsereko point out that businesses have been financially crippled by the COVID-19 lockdown and deserve a major bailout in order to stay afloat.
06:58
06:58

Ruhaama FDC Candidate Petitions EC Over Rival's Academic Papers 2 3

In his petition, Nuwagaba, says that he inspected the nomination papers of his opponent on October 22nd, 2020 at the Ntungamo Electoral Commission offices and found out that his rival completed his bachelors of law degree under the mature-age entry in 2019, a year after completing his Uganda Certificate of Education in 2018 from Entebbe secondary school.
07:22
07:22

Dr. Karuhanga Withdraws from Igara West Parliamentary Race 1 1

In a letter addressed to the NRM party vice Chairperson Western region, Dr. Chris Baryomunsi, Karuhanga notes that his withdraw from the race follows wide consultations with the party Chairperson President Museveni and other senior members of the party.
20:20
20:20

MPs Welcome Polling Date for Parliamentary Elections 1 5

The Electoral Commission chairperson Justice Simon Byabakama announced on Thursday that the elections will be held on January 14 2021.
19:45
19:45

MPs Probe Missing UGX 15bn from Custodian Board Bank Accounts 4 1

Kasozi demanded accountability for the missing 15 billion shillings noting that the Custodian Boards accounts do not show any compensations that could have depleted the accounts.
21:14
21:14

Parliament Passes UGX 3.7 trillion Supplementary Budget 1 2

According to the breakdown, Shillings 1.1 trillion is going to the Defense and Veterans Affairs Ministry for classified expenditure while State House will also get Shillings 450 Billion for classified expenditure.
19:55
19:55

28 Candidates Nominated for Gulu City Parliamentary Races 2021 nominations 2 1

Twelve of them will contest as independents; three on the ruling National Resistance Movement party ticket; three under Forum for Democratic Change, three under the Democratic Party; two under Alliance for National Transformation and two on the National Unity Platform ticket.
17:36
17:36

Kampala, Kasese Register More Independent Candidates than Party Flags Nomination 1 1

This is followed by aspirants under the National Unity Party (NUP) led by Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu with 10 candidates, and the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) and the National Resistance Movement (NRM) with nine candidates each.
20:02
20:02

Call for Accountability, Transparency as Petroluem Authority Turns Five PAU 1 2 Top story

Petroleum Authority Executive Director, Earnest Rubondo said the first five years have been characterized by building the institution while on the same time regulating the country’s oil and gas assets.
19:32
19:32

MPs Frustrated by Quality of Debate in 10th Parliament 4 1

The reservations come at the backdrop of accusations that many of the legislators in the Ugandan parliament do not read ex­ten­sivly or research, before contributing to the debate in patliament. As a result, disvussions are based on hearsay and are often less factual.
07:48
07:48

NRM to Conduct Primaries in Okore Sub County For Katakwi Woman MP Seat 2

Patrick Imeri the NRM registrar, says that he has received communication from the NRM Electoral Commission that they will be conducting elections for Okore Sub County on Wednesday.
06:21
06:21

Kabale Youth Delegates Camp at NRM Offices over Allowances 5 1

The youths are demanding for transport and accommodation allowance for participating in the election of Youth MP candidates from Western Uganda. The special interest group election was held on Saturday at Kabale College of Commerce.
15:06
15:06

Action Aid Wants Parliament to Investigate Cabinet Resolution Allowing Investors to Mortgage Gov't Land 2 3

The Action Aid Uganda Country Director, Xavier Ejoyi, says there is need for parliament to ensure that the covenant correlates with the existing land laws in Uganda.
20:14
20:14

MPs Query UGX160bn Supplementary Budget for Presidential Initiative on Job and Wealth Creation Emyooga 3 1

The Budget Committee members have raised concerns over the delayed distribution of the funds despite appropriation by parliament leading anxiety in the villages. While meeting Planning minister David Bahati the MPs also questioned the intent of government to allocate Shillings 50bn to Kampala during the campaign season.
17:31
17:31

MPs Oppose Uganda Spending Sh200b on DRC Roads 1 5

The members of the Budget Committee were irritated by the allocation of the funds towards roads in the DRC when local roads in the country remain impassable. But Works minister Gen. Katumba Wamala said he hoped that the committee considers the project as a game changer in terms of trade and security.
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