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13:46
13:46

MPs Task National Water to Extend Piped Water to all Town Councils Parliament 1 4

This comes after Eng. Silver Mugisha, the managing director NWSC told the legislators that they are only mandated to operate in cities, municipalities and a few urban town councils which are designated to them by the Ministry of water.
17:58
17:58

Gov’t Starts Engaging Gold Dealers over Decline in Taxes Parliament 1 3

This is after the Ministry of finance reported that the country lost over 470 billion Shillings in taxes on the exportation of gold due to the new taxes that were imposed on the mineral starting with this financial year.
17:03
17:03

Gov’t Negotiating with COMESA Countries For Trade border closure 3 1

The government has said that it is exploring new market opportunities with the Common Market for East and Southern Africa member states (COMESA) as trade with its neighbours gets worse.
16:19
16:19

Imbalances Cited in UGX 530b Secondary Education Expansion Project Parliament 1 6

The project will see 116 schools constructed. Of these, 84 schools will be constructed in non-refugee hosting districts while 32 new schools will be constructed in the refugee-hosting districts. at least 61 existing schools in refugee-hosting districts will also be expanded.
17:01
17:01

Cattle Compensation: MPs Query Attorney Generals List Parliament 7 1

The Attorney General, Kiryowa Kiwanuka explained that the Ministry of Justice is currently dealing with 92,652 people from northern Uganda who are verified and not in dispute. He revealed that of this 16,946 are from Acholi, 42,042 from the Lango sub-region and 33,664 from the Teso region.
14:36
14:36

Dead Bodies that Stay in the Wards for Hours Traumatise Patients in Buvuma District Parliament 3 1

Claire Namuweera recalls the night the patient near her died and the health workers immediately administered the offices dutifully and then left the body there until morning when the relatives came to collect it, something which forced her caregiver and sister to spend the rest of the night outside yet it was raining.
16:12
16:12

Busoga MPs Demand for Return of Kingdom Property Parliament 1 3

The Members of the Busoga Parliamentary caucus are demanding for the return of or compensation for their kingdom property taken by Government in 1966 after the abolition of cultural institutions.
09:57
09:57

Busoga, Bunyoro Public Universities Will be Operational Next Year-PM busoga university 1 1

The Prime Minister Robinah Nabbanja has said that Government has embarked on establishing public Universities across the country to accommodate growing number of students in the country.
20:55
20:55

MPs to Probe Sugarcane Growing in Bugoma Forest Parliament 1 3

Oulanyah said the matter will be debated in the house on Tuesday next week and probed by the Parliament committee.
15:40
15:40

MPs from Islands Protest Continued Harassment of Fishing Communities Parliament 5 1

Members of Parliament from the fishing communities have protested the continued harassment of fishers in the different water bodies in the country.
11:38
11:38

Decision for Local Gov'ts to Remit Funds to Consolidated Fund Reversed Parliament 3 1

In a debate to reverse the matter, all the MPs who stood up to speak on the matter called for the reversal, forcing the Minister of Finance in charge of General Duties Henry Musasizi to concede and accept the reversal.
19:08
19:08

Privileges of MPs Are Limited-Oulanyah Parliament 1 2

Raising a matter of procedure on Wednesday in Parliament, Ibrahim Ssemujju Nganda, the Kiira Municipality MP said the arrest of the MPs touches on the privileges and protection as MPs. He questioned if Parliament is taking any step to help the MPs.
03:41
03:41

Speaker Oulanyah Guarantees Increase in Sports Sector Budget Allocation Jacob Oulanyah 1 3 Top story

The Speaker of Parliament has assured Ugandans and sportsmen and women that the sports sector will see an increase and not a decrease in the next sector budget allocation.
17:59
17:59

Trade Committee Queries Gov’t Shares in Atiak Sugar Works Parliament 4 1 Top story

The government has so far injected 101 billion shillings and owns 40 per cent of the shares in Horyal Investment Company Holdings Limited, the entity behind the Sugar factory, while the other shareholders; businesswoman Amina Hirse Moghe and his son Mohamoud Abdi Mohammed own 60 per cent of the shares.
15:35
15:35

Buganda MPs Give Gen Otafire 30 Names of Suspected Masaka Killers insecurity 1 4

Following the murder of nearly 30 people in as many days, the Buganda Parliamentary Caucus have given a list of over 30 people suspected to be possible assailants terrorising people in Masaka to Internal Affairs Minister Gen Kahinda Otafire.
21:36
21:36

Nabbanja On the Spot For Coming Late to Parliament Robinah Nabbanja 1 3

Kiira Municipality MP Ibrahim Ssemujju Nganda took to the floor and questioned why Nabbanja came to Parliament late and yet she is supposed to listen and answer to the concerns of the MPs.
19:03
19:03

Parliament Sets Up Adhoc Committee to Examine Merger of Gov’t Agencies government agencies 1 1

Members of the Adhoc committee includes Bukanga North MP Nathan Byanyima, Bugweri county MP Abdul Katuntu, Kazo county MP Dan Kimosho, Kwania County MP Tony Ayoo, Kumi Woman MP Apolot Christine, Ntenjeru South MP Patrick Nsanjaa, Charles Bakabulindi the workers’ MP and Anna Adeke Ebaju Soroti City.
18:38
18:38

Parliament Demands Comprehensive Plan on School Reopening 2 1

The Minister of state for higher education John Chrysostom Muyingo informed MPs that the government is still vaccinating teachers and has promised to bring a comprehensive report on the matter within one week.
13:03
13:03

Masaka Murders: Buganda MPs Want Former Security Personnel Profiled Parliament 3 1 Top story

Greater Masaka comprises Bukomansibi, Lwengo and Masaka districts. In his report to parliament on Tuesday, the Internal Affairs Minister, Gen David Muhoozi, said there is heightened security in the region, which has led to the arrest of 11 suspects in connection to the attacks.
05:43
05:43

Ugandans in Afghanistan Rejected Proposal to be Evacuated - Jeje Odongo Parliament 1 3

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Jeje Odong has said that despite calls to evacuate Ugandans trapped in Afghanistan, some of them refused to leave the middle east country.
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