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17:10
17:10

Andrew Ojok Takes Oath as Omoro County MP Jacob Oulanyah 2 1

His oath was administered by the Clerk to Parliament Adolf Mwesige during the State of the Nation that was presided over by the Speaker of Parliament Anita Among.
16:41
16:41

Can Oulanyah’s Son Fit His Political Shoes? Jacob Oulanyah 8 1 Top story

Until his father’s demise, little or nothing was known about Ojok’s political ambitions in his native home district of Omoro or around the country. The 32-year-old had spent most of his career working as an Information and Technology professional at the National Information Technology Authority -Uganda (NITA-U) and other organizations.
19:15
19:15

Pictorial: Hundreds Converge at Kololo to Celebrate Oulanyah's Life Jacob Oulanyah

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni regretted the demise of the former Speaker Oulanyah, saying that if he had known about his ailment, he would have advised him to concentrate on his health.
17:53
17:53

MPs Query Delayed Release of Operation Funds for New Administrative Units Plenary 1 3

Sarah Opendi Achieng, the Tororo District Woman Representative told Parliament during plenary on Tuesday that the money has never been disbursed.
13:04
13:04

Calls to Ringfence Political Positions Result from Poor Service Delivery -Former LOP Jacob Oulanyah 1 3

The former Kasese MP says the demand to ring fence political positions is a manifestation of NRM’s style of divide and rule where one tribe or region seems to favoured against the others.
12:51
12:51

MP Ssekikubo Protests Among's Endorsement by CEC Speaker Race 4 1

Ssekikubo questions why they were told to express interest, yet the party would fall the precedent of having a Deputy Speaker automatically elevated.
07:13
07:13

Greater North MPs Threaten to Boycott Election of Speaker Jacob Oulanyah 1 3

Denis Hamson Obua, the Ajuri County MP in Alebtong District who expressed interest to contest for the speakership race on the NRM party ticket says that the position of the Speaker was allocated based on the performance of the party in last year's general elections.
09:42
09:42

Deputy Speaker Among Faces Several Other MPs Seeking to Replace Oulanyah Jacob Oulanyah 2 1

NRM Parliament Caucus Spokesperson Alex Kintu Brandon said that vacant position of Speaker is open to all the legislators, thus they are free to express interest in it. He added that the caucus will sit on Thursday to front a candidate.
16:32
16:32

Omukama Iguru Mourns Oulanyah Jacob Oulanyah 1

Iguru says Bunyoro and Acholi Kingdoms have strong cultural relationships and therefore, the death of Oulanyah is equally felt in Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom.
18:18
18:18

LOP, Former MPs and Public Eulogize Fallen Speaker Jacob Oulanyah Makerere University 1 2 Top story

Minister of National Security, Maj. Gen Jim Muhwezi says Oulanyah was a cadre whose contribution to the country was unmatched. "Uganda has lost a great Leader. Rt. Hon Jacob Oulanyah was such a jolly, friendly, and charismatic Speaker of the house," he said.
17:40
17:40

MPs Gather Around Parliament to Mourn Fallen Speaker Oulanyah Maj Gen Paul Lokech 1 2

The Samia-Bugwe Central MP Denis Nyangweso said receiving such sad news lowered down his spirit especially that the deceased did not enjoy the seat that he earned in the 11th Parliament through a tough contest.
14:03
14:03

Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah is Dead Twitter 1 Top story

Oulanyah, 56, was an agricultural economist, and lawyer, served as Deputy Speaker of the 2006 – 2016 under Rebecca Kadaga before defeating her on 24 May 2021 to become Speaker of the 11th Parliament.
15:58
15:58

Speaker Oulanyah Asks India To Train New MPs On Procedures Of Parliament 11th Parliament 2 1

The Speaker of Parliament, Jacob Oulanyah has asked the Indian Government to support new members of the Ugandan Parliament to enhance their debate.
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.
15:50
15:50

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.
13:19
13:19

Oulanyah Working From Home-Parliament Jacob Oulanyah 1

According to Parliament’s Director of Communication and Public Affairs Chris Ariko Obore, the Speaker is well and having time with his children at home.
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.
15:50
15:50

Court Asked to Block Gov't from Paying UGX 647 Billion Loan KIIDP 2 1 2

According to Kasaija, the loan which is equivalent to 647.5 Billion Shillings was obtained illegally by the government to fund the Second Kampala Institutional and Infrastructure Development Programme Phase II because Parliament passed a resolution to borrow it without the necessary quorum way back in 2014.
07:44
07:44

Somber Mood as Kadaga’s Team Packs Her Belongings from Parliament Jacob Oulanyah 1 3 Top story

Uganda Radio Network spoke to some of the staff on and off the record with many, saying that they don’t know what to do next. Stephen Bingi, a photographer attached to the speaker’s office who is on contract, says that the mood is low in the entire building especially for the people who have been working in the speaker’s office.
20:08
20:08

Obore back to office a day after Kadaga’s Defeat Parliament 1 Top story

The Director Communications and Public Affairs Department in Parliament (CPA) Chris Ariko Obore has returned to office a day after the defeat of former Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga.
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