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12:58
12:58

Kamuntu Hopes to Tame Intermeddlers in Amended Administrator General’s Act 1

The Bill seeks to revise the mandate of the Administrator General's office for the estates that can be administered without recourse to courts of law, provide a penalty for persons intermeddling in estates of deceased persons and scale upwards, the penalties for the offences committed under the Act to make them more meaningful and deterrent.
11:07
11:07

Discontent Brews Over Withdrawn Tumwiine Censure Motion torture 2 1

Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, the Kyadondo East MP also known as Bobi Wine who was also at the centre of the Human rights committee investigations and was blocked together with the committee also did not sign the motion as he was not around the country.
20:14
20:14

Parliament Wants Law to Regulate Judges on Special Assignments 2 4

According to the judiciary website, six justices of the Court of Appeal currently have special assignments. They include Justice Geoffrey Kiryabwire and Justice Monica Mugenyi who were appointed to the East African Court of Justice and Justice Solomy Balungi Bossa who is at the International Criminal Court.
21:58
21:58

Kadaga, MPs Disagree on Minister's Statement on New Curriculum 7 1 Top story

Mrs Museveni explained that following consultations with Cabinet, the Education Ministry was guided not to halt the rollout because it was too late to change the plan. She also said it was Cabinet’s view to continue discussing the curriculum with Parliament until an agreement is reached.
18:28
18:28

Speaker Kadaga Assures MPs of Guaranteed Security Parliament 1 3

The Speaker of Parliament has assured Members of Parliament that their security is guaranteed even after two men attacked Parliament on Wednesday afternoon.
18:11
18:11

Opposition Constitutional Amendment Proposals Restrictive, Discriminatory – Electoral Commission Wilfred Niwagaba 1 Top story

Byabakama argues that not all EC officials may qualify to be judges so as to be subjected to the Judicial Service Commission. He says the current method of appointment and the attendant parliamentary vetting process remains a better option.
17:41
17:41

MPs Decry Long Campaign Period 2021 elections 3 7 Top story

However, MPs notes that the campaign periods are too long and will have financial implications on candidates. They want the election road map reviewed to cut down on the campaign period especially for local government and parliamentary candidates.
16:35
16:35

Parliament Rejects Proposal to Move all Public Holidays to Weekdays 1 2

Parliament on Thursday voted against a proposal to have all Public holidays that fall on weekends moved to weekends to give Ugandans enough time and true public holiday meaning.
15:36
15:36

Museveni Summons Speaker Kadaga President Museveni 1 1

In her opening remarks to plenary, Kadaga actually acknowledged meeting the President but didn’t divulge what they had discussed. She instead complained about the traffic congestion on Entebbe road, saying there is need to establish bus services.
13:47
13:47

Heightened Security at Parliament After Attack UGanda Police Force 1

Military men have been deployed at the two gates of parliament to beef security. Visitors accessing parliament at the main gate and eastern gates opposite the National Theater are being screened thoroughly before they are allowed in or turned away.
11:48
11:48

Parliament Attackers Face Criminal Trespass, Malicious Damage Charges 1 Top story

A source in the office of Criminal investigation Department of police at Parliament Police, says they looking for appropriate sections in Parliament’s Powers and privileges Act to prosecute the duo. He however, says the charges are not yet definite as the Directorate of Public Prosecution (DPP) will come out with the final charges.
10:26
10:26

MPs Query Govt Over UGX 100M Investment in Uhuru Falls Pre-feasibility Study 2 6

Mutyaba said that the authority was not aware that a pre-feasibility study had been done prior to Bonang’s application for the permit.
19:01
19:01

Censure Motion Against Gen. Tumwine Collapses Gen Elly Tumwine 4 1

MPs have withdrawn the censure motion against General Elly Tumwine after they failed to garner adequate signatures to propel to motion.
18:07
18:07

Kadaga to Attackers: We will Deal with You Severely Parliament 1 1 Top story

Kadaga says it is an offense for any person to create disturbance, which interrupts parliamentary proceedings. She called on whoever wants to demonstrate against Parliament to use other means other than try to invade on the space of MPs.
17:04
17:04

Red Top Men Attack MPs in Parliament 1 1 Top story

Parliament was at 4;00pm attacked by two men who jumped from the strangers gallery to the floor of the house attacking Members of Parliament.
21:59
21:59

Isimba Dam Investigations: Kasaija Snubs Committee Meeting for Second Time Ministry of Energy 1 Top story

The Committee is investigating circumstances under, which Shillings 24 billion for the Isimba dam bridge reportedly went missing. The committee had specifically invited Bahati but he sent in representatives promising to follow them later.
16:47
16:47

Agriculture Ministry Officials Named in Export Corruption Scandal 9 1

Agusse Kalimba, a hot pepper farmer and exporter named Paul Mwambu, the Commissioner Crop Inspection and Certification and the Principal Assistant Inspector Jovernice Kwesiga Fokushaba, as some of the officials in the Ministry of Agriculture that continue to frustrate their work by demanding for undocumented fees.
17:53
17:53

Isimba Dam Bridge Construction was Altered for Security Reasons - Govt 24bn Isimba Money 1 1

The government and the Isimba Dam contractor have said the plans for the Isimba Dam bridge was altered from on top of the dam for security reasons.
19:30
19:30

I will Deal with Questionable Court Awards - Kafuuzi Judiciary 1 1

The new Deputy Attorney General Jackson Kafuuzi has said his first role in the Attorney General’s Office will be to deal with questionable court awards that are currently draining the judiciary.
17:01
17:01

Opposition MPs Accused of Dodging Tumwine Censure Petition torture 1 5

A section of Members of Parliament have faulted the Human rights committee of Parliament and the Opposition for evading the censure Process against Security Minister Elly Tumwine.
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