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Parliament Procures IPads for MPs 1 4

The tradition of procuring IPads for MPs started during the Ninth Parliament when the Parliamentary Commission, the governing body of the House approved the expenditure.
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Opposition MPs Tipped on Performance, Debate 4 1

The advice was given by former legislator, Prof. Dan Wandera Ogalo, a managing partner of Victoria Advocates and Legal Consultants, during the Opposition MPs Induction on how legislators can use parliamentary tools as aids for excellence.
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Oulanyah Asks Ugandans to Pray for the Sick, and Not Declare them Dead Parliament 1 3

Oulanyah last presided over Parliament at the reading of the 2021/2022 financial year Budget at Kololo Independence Grounds shortly after his election as Speaker of Parliament. But his absence from the public triggered speculation about his heath, with media reports indicating that he had tested positive for COVID-19.
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Museveni Blames Parliament for Delays in COVID-19 Vaccine Procurement Vaccines 4 1

He said that when the government sought a supplementary of 292 billion Shillings which included 18.5 billion Shillings for the COVID-19 vaccine in February 2021, the tenth Parliament delayed its approval for over two months.
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MPs Demand Status on Distribution of Hand Hoes Agriculture 5 1

President Yoweri Museveni in his 2016 campaign manifesto pledged to avail hoes to every household in the country in order to support agriculture production. Museveni also noted that each household especially the vulnerable persons should be provided with two hand hoes.
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New COSASE Members Cautioned on Corruption Parliament 1 3

On several occasions, the former Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga complained about MPs and Parliament committees engaging in bribery. She said that some legislators would act individually, yet committing parliament to such misdeeds.
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Traders Want Rent Arrears Waived KACITA 1 5

The traders told MPs that they are facing increasing rent arrears, bank loans, limited government support, new tax policy amendments during lockdowns among others.
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Legality of COVID-19 Taskforce Questioned as Health Committee Takes Charge Parliament 4 1

On Tuesday, MPs had a lengthy discussion on the legality of the Katuntu led Taskforce. The Deputy speaker constituted the task force without approval from the house, which has raised questions among some members.
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I am Alive and well, Speaker Oulanyah Reports Parliament 1

The Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah has said that he is alive and well despite reports that he has been unwell.
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James Kakooza Elected EALA MP voting eala mps 1 5

James Kakooza now replaces the former representative of Uganda, Mathias Kasamba who succumbed to Covid-19 on 27th April 2021 and his demise created a vacancy at the Regional Assembly. He now joins the other representatives elected to EALA by Uganda on 28th February, 2017. These include Rose Akol Okullo (NRM), PauI Musamali (NRM), George Odongo (NRM), Mary Mugyenyi (NRM), Dennis Nanara (NRM), Chris Opoka (UPC), Fred Mukasa Mbidde (DP) and Susan Nakawuki (Independent).
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Covid-19 Vaccine Hesitancy Among Health Workers Low in Northern Uganda Parliament 1 5

In the Gulu district for instance, although the vaccines were meant for front line health workers, of the 241, only 158 had taken both the first and second dose.
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Speed up Vaccine Procurement, Archbishop Kaziimba Tells Gov't Covid-19 vaccines 1

"Olympic games have started in Tokyo, and this means that these other countries have gone a step forward in vaccination. We pray that our government also strengthens vaccination of people... procurement of vaccines should be highly considered." -Archbishop Kaziimba.
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NUP: Party MPs to Devote Vehicle Cash to Constituency Welfare mp vehicles 2 1

Out of the 529 Members of the Eleventh Parliament, NUP has 57 legislators hence forming the lead Opposition party in the House. On Tuesday this week, all the MPs received 200 million Shillings each from the parliament financial year 2021/2022 budget to purchase vehicles that are aimed at facilitating their travels to and from their constituencies.
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Speaker Oulanyah Returns from United Kingdom Parliament 1

Sources close to Oulanyah say that he returned on Friday from the United Kingdom.
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MPs Demand Apology From Minister Over Mailo Land Statement buganda mps 7 1

Some of the issues recently identified by the Buganda Kingdom that need to be addressed by government regarding land are apprehending those who evict people using guns, streamlining all land offices in the country to ensure that rightful people get Certificates of Title, strengthening and providing financial and logistical support to the Land Protection Unit of Uganda Police, timely disposal of all land cases in the courts of law and others.
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Prime Minister Orders Investigation Into Relief Items 1 3

The Premier on Tuesday rejected an assortment of relief items meant for flood victims in Kasese district due to poor quality. The items included 1,000 mosquito nets, 100 floor mops presented as blankets, 100 mats, 20,000 kilograms of beans, 40,000 kilograms of maize flour, 2,000 kilograms of sugar, 1,35o jerricans, 2,000 tarpaulin, 1,000 basins and 100 cartons of laundry soap.
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Nabbanja Responds to Two Questions in Maiden Prime Minister's Time 1 5

The Prime Minister’s Question Time is provided for under Rule 41 of the House rules of procedure and it is every Thursday scheduled to start at 4:00pm and last for only 45 minutes. During this time, the Premier responds to several questions raised by Members of Parliament regarding government policy, projects, performance of agencies and authorities and others.
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Deputy Speaker Tasks Health Committee on Status of Health Facilities hospitals 5 1

Among issued the directive on Thursday afternoon during the plenary session. She gave the committee chaired by Koboko Municipality MP, Charles Ayume one month to report back to Parliament.
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Prime Minister Tables Lists of Covid Relief Cash Beneficiaries COVID-19 relief 1 4

Nabanjja said that the Ministry of Finance released 53.5 billion Shillings and so far, 41.35 billion Shillings have been paid out.
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Henry Waiswa Appointed Interim Clerk to Parliament 1 2

Kibirige was retired by President Yoweri Museveni in public interest and replaced with former Minister of Defence, Adolf Mwesige. But Among informed parliament this afternoon that Waisswa had in the interim been appointed to handle the duties of a Clerk to Parliament due to incomplete formalities regarding Mwesige’s appointment
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