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18:38
18:38

MPs Decry Shrinking Space for Freedom of Expression at Makerere University 2 7

Basalirwa also said that as the institution celebrates 100 years, there is a need for parliament to consider having and committing enough resources to support its infrastructural development.
07:48
07:48

Finance Minister, Parliament Disagree on Seedlings Distribution Method coffee seedlings 1 6

Kasaija told parliament that this policy change did not provide for any transition to address the already produced seedlings by the certified nursery operators to supply to the farmers.
17:36
17:36

Local Gov't Minister Assures MPs on New Property Regulation for Cities New Cities 2

Rusoke told MPs that her Ministry was in the final stages of having in place a regulation to facilitate sharing of assets between the new cities and mother districts. In November last year, the Attorney General issued a circular requiring the mother districts to move their headquarters to alternative areas outside the city boundaries as well as relinquishing all other immovable assets to the new administrative units, to support their growth.
09:38
09:38

Masaka Catholic Diocese Seeks Additional Support for Private Health Facilities 2 1

Reverend Father Emmanuel Ssekamanya, the Assistant Coordinator of Health Services in Masaka Diocese, argues that despite supplementing the government in the delivery of adequate healthcare to the community, many of the Church founded health facilities in the area are operating under hard times due to limited budgets.
16:30
16:30

Gov’t, Opposition Agree on Joint Processing of Copyright Amendment Bill 3 1

The Leader of Opposition, Mathias Mpuuga said that the parties resolved that Kiyaga and stakeholders from government work together and ensure that the proposed amendment Bill is urgently considered during the current financial year.
17:59
17:59

EALA Race: Opposition Caucus Disagrees on Joint Position EALA election 2 1

Steered by the Leader of Opposition, Mathias Mpuuga, MPs from six Opposition Political Parties in the House on Thursday convened to consider matters relating to the EALA race. The Opposition Political Parties in parliament include the National Unity Platform (NUP), Forum for Democratic Change (FDC), Democratic Party (DP), Uganda People’s Congress (UPC), Justice Forum (JEEMA) and People’s Progressive Party (PPP). These all together have a total of 108 members out of 529 MPs in the 11th Parliament.
16:38
16:38

Verification Committee Confirms 28 Candidates For EALA Race 1

The 20-member verification committee chaired by Mbarara Municipality MP, Mwine Mpaka, was on Tuesday named by the Speaker of Parliament, Anita Among to consider nominees whose nomination papers had been received by the Clerk to Parliament, Adolf Mwesige.
19:13
19:13

Namuganza Messages, Videos Tabled Before Rules Committee 2 3

Appearing before the committee on Wednesday, the three parliament staff presented printed WhatsApp messages of the Minister and also displayed them on a screen in the committee room.
18:14
18:14

MPs Pin Former Mulago Hospital Director on UGX 4B for Interns 1

The committee wants Dr. Baterana to be held liable for another 234.91 million Shillings which remains unaccounted for and should be refunded to the Treasury.
15:09
15:09

MPs Call for Forensic Audit of Excess Funds Released to Hospitals MInistry of Finance 1 3

The committee also observed that remitting additional funds than what was requested does not only distort budgetary planning but also starves other deserving entities which fail to implement their plans as a result of inadequate financing.
05:04
05:04

Parliament Pardons MP Kagabo Over UGX 40 Million ‘Bribe’ 1 3

Parliament on Tuesday afternoon adopted a report by the rules committee pardoning Bukoto South Member of Parliament, Twaha Kagabo regarding his 40 million Shillings bribery allegations against the Speaker.
19:51
19:51

Parliament Questions Health Ministry on Ebola Outbreak 1 2

The Health State Minister in Charge of General Duties Anifa Kawooya gave the assurance on Tuesday regarding the outbreak that was confirmed on Monday. Prior to Kawooya’s statement, the Ministry issued information indicating that the 24- year- old man who succumbed to Ebola at Mubende Regional Referral Hospital on Monday tested positive for the Sudan variant.
18:14
18:14

Among Names Verification Committee for EALA Contestants 1 1

The committee’s mandate is to scrutinize documents submitted by the candidates and ensure that they are citizens of Uganda, registered voters, of sound mind, and not under any sentence of death or imprisonment exceeding nine months.
17:22
17:22

28 Nominated for East African Legislative Assembly Race 1 5

Parliament has nominated a total of 28 candidates to compete for Uganda’s nine slots at the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA).
16:54
16:54

Parliament Starts Nomination Process for EALA Candidates 3 1 Top story

Each candidate must pay 3 million Shillings, provide an intent letter, provide necessary qualifications for joining Parliament and get an endorsement from a minimum of 20 Members of Parliament, among others. Candidates fronted by political parties must provide an introductory letter from the party's Secretary General.
08:57
08:57

Has Gov't Failed to Meet It's Satutory Obligations? 1

Parliament approved a total budget of 48.1 trillion Shillings for the financial year 2022/2023 and out of this, 17 trillion is for interest and debt repayment.
19:55
19:55

NRM Caucus Declines to Endorse Opposition, Independent EALA Candidates EALA MPs 1 3

Sources at the Caucus meeting also told Uganda Radio Network-URN that the MPs, who form majority in the Eleventh Parliament resolved to choose from only those Opposition candidates who have been backed by political parties under the Interparty Organisation for Dialogue (IPOD) while those contesting as Independents will tussle it out during the election.
19:28
19:28

MPs Want Uganda Airlines Leadership Disbanded Over Fraudulent Operations Jenifer Bamuturaki 4 1

On Thursday, the Committee was shocked at the fresh details that the Airlines Chief Executive Officer - CEO, Jenifer Bamuturaki influenced the award of 3.48 Billion Shillings to Abbavater Group and not 2.097 billion Shillings as was earlier submitted by the Airlines officials on Wednesday.
19:01
19:01

Queen Elizabeth Was A Consistent Defender of Anglican Church-Bishop Luwalira 1 5

According to the Very Rev. Canon Jonathan Kisawuzi, the Dean of Namirembe Cathedral, the Queen’s enduring faith, wisdom and inspiration were drawn from Jesus Christ, who is the perfect example of servant leadership.
08:19
08:19

Bamuturaki Involved in UGX 778M Controversial Deal With Abbavater Group Jenifer Bamuturaki 3 1

In her response, Bamuturaki disclosed that earlier in March 2019, before she joined the Airlines, the then Uganda Airlines interim CEO, Ephraim Bagenda called and asked her to recommend ‘somebody’ to manage a launch event of receiving the new aircrafts, and she shared the contact of Abbavater Group CEO, Mark Odeke.
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