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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.
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 1 2

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 3 1

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’ 3 1

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 1 3 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.
19:01
19:01

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

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.
07:45
07:45

PWDs Seek for Special Consideration to Join EALA 1

EALA is the Legislative Organ of East African Community established under article 9 of the Treaty for the Establishment of the East African Community, 1999. The Treaty provides that each member shall elect nine members (who are not members of their respective Parliaments) to represent them in EALA. In Uganda, six positions are ring fenced for the ruling National Resistance Movement -NRM party, two for opposition Political Parties and one position for an independent candidate.
04:46
04:46

Parliament Pays Glowing Tribute to Queen Elizabeth Queen Elizabeth II 1 2

Prime Minister Robinah Nabbanja moved a motion to pay tribute to the late Queen saying that she had presided over the commonwealth with distinction and that throughout her reign, she played an important unifying role that reinforced the links by which the Commonwealth joins people together across the globe.
17:57
17:57

Namuganza Walks Out of Rules Committee Meeting 1 5

Namuganza said that she was waiting for the Speaker’s response to her petition before she makes any statement regarding the allegations against her.
16:32
16:32

Namuganza Declines to Respond to Allegations Before Rules Committee 7 1

Appearing before the Rules Committee with her lawyer Norman Pande, Namuganza said that she had nothing to say about the allegations since they have no evidence.
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16:41

Gov’t to Repatriate Over 500 Ugandan Migrant Workers inhumane treatment 2 1

Betty Among Akena, the Minister of Labour says the government is in advanced stages to repatriate the migrant workers who have complained of rampant torture and inhumane treatment by their employers.
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