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22:18
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I Don't Need Help Choosing Cabinet Ministers - Museveni 1 Top story

Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah said that he had not officially received the list of those appointed asking the President to avail the list to his office so that vetting of the ministers can take place.
18:13
18:13

Attack on Gen Katumba Was Politically Motivated-Museveni President Museveni 3

According to President Museveni, the attack was a definite political motive, and they will know who was behind the attack.
17:32
17:32

National Budget: Human Capital, Security and Governance Take Lion's Share 1

Under the budget, 7.7 trillion Shillings has been earmarked for Human Capital Development; 6.9 trillion for peace, security and good governance interventions; 5.1 trillion for development of integrated transport infrastructure.
15:40
15:40

Budget: Gov't Allocates UGX 1.67 Trillion for Agro-Industrialization Agriculture 1

According to Amos Lugoloobi, agro-industrialization will be achieved through different strategic actions including developing Commodity Value Chains linking national, regional, district and sub-county level commodity off-takers to private nucleus farmers.
15:00
15:00

MPs Without COVID-19 Test Results Allowed to Attend Budget Reading Parliament 1 4

More than 150 MPs were earlier locked out of the Kololo Airstrip where Parliament is currently sitting after their COVID-19 results delayed.
14:43
14:43

Parliament Approves Cabinet Expansion Ministers 1

Articles 113 (2) and 114 (3) of the Constitution provide that the cabinet shall have a total number of 42 ministers (Cabinet and State) and that the president can only vary the number with the approval of parliament.
07:34
07:34

New Cabinet Shows Museveni Not Thinking About Transition - Mak Don Parliament 1 2

Makerere University History Don, Ndebesa Wambutsya has revealed that President Museveni’s appointments of the recent cabinet indicate that he is not planning on retiring anytime soon.
18:45
18:45

Robinah Nabbanja; The Ardent NRM Mobilizer and Risk Taker President Museveni 3 1

According to the Parliamentary directory, Nabbanja studied from St Edward SS Bukuumi for both Ordinary and Advanced level and attained a Diploma in Democracy and Development Studies from Uganda Martyrs University, Nkozi in 1998. She attained a Bachelor's Degree in the same field in 2010 before returning to Nkozi later for a Masters' Degree in Democracy and Development Studies.
18:06
18:06

Museveni Defends Nabakooba’s Appointment As Lands Minister Land eviction 1 3

President Museveni says he is confident that Nabakooba will help government resolve the issue land evictions in the country.
17:36
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Who is Jessica Alupo, Uganda's Vice President Designate? 3 1

Alupo is a retired Major of the Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF). She first joined the cabinet as State Minister for Youth in 2009 and later served as Minister of Education and Sports between 2011 and 2015. But she lost her parliamentary seat in 2016 to Violet Akurut Adome and failed to return to the post-election Cabinet.
14:30
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Opposition Cannot Defeat NRM by Force – Museveni heroes day 1 4 Top story

“And the NRM is very strict on that. Even when mistakes occur, we follow them up. Like for instance during these elections which Bishop Ssemogerere talked about, there were mistakes. The Opposition made mistakes by being violent, by intimidating, attacking people because they are putting on yellow,” said Museveni.
22:08
22:08

Museveni Names Vice President, Ministers 1 Top story

I hereby inform the country that By virtue of the Authority given to the President of Uganda by Articles: 108(2), 108A(1), 113(1) and 114(1) of the 1995 Constitution of the Republic of Uganda, I hereby appoint H.E. the Vice President, Rt. Hon. Prime Minister, Honourable Cabinet Ministers and other Ministers as indicated below:
15:33
15:33

Kisota: The Road of Snakes That is Dreaded by its Own Residents Kisota road 2 1

According to an elder in Kisota who has lived here since the 1990’s, the road that wasa a mere footpath then, was bushy and not as clear as it is today. Then it had a lot of trees, which were full of snakes, and that is why it was named Kisota road.
19:04
19:04

President Museveni to Name 80 Cabinet Team new cabinet 1 2

Museveni who has just started the sixth term as the President of Uganda is expected to appoint his new Cabinet soon, for vetting by the Appointments Committee. Before the January 2021 general election, Museveni’s cabinet had a total of 79 Ministers, out of which 29 where Ministers while 50 were State Ministers.
17:07
17:07

Speaker Oulanyah Operating from Committee Room Jacob Oulanyah 1 1

The office of the Speaker has been occupied for the past 10-years by the former Speaker Rebecca Kadaga. However, she lost the seat to her former deputy and Omoro County MP Jacob Oulanyah in a vote held at the beginning of the eleventh parliament last month.
20:00
20:00

MPs Welcome Museveni’s Statement on Corruption, Demand Action on Security President Museveni 12 1

The President while delivering the State of the Nation address at a Parliament session held at Kololo Airstrip said that to achieve aims of building the economy, they must defeat corruption which starts from the Ministry of Finance, that add in things that are not there.
19:52
19:52

Pictorial: Museveni Delivers State of the Nation Address Top story

The President's address focused on security, covid-19 panademic, the economy among others.
16:03
16:03

Parliament Looking for Special Office Space for Kadaga Rebecca Kadaga 1 Top story

Kadaga has over the past 20 years occupied the office of the Deputy Speaker and that of the Speaker of Parliament. But she has now vacated the office of the speaker after losing the seat to her former deputy Jacob Oulannyah, who was backed by the National Resistance Movement-NRM party.
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