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Mabirizi Petitions High Court Challenging Parliament's Decision on MP Zaake MP Francis Zaake 1 Top story

This is the third time that Parliament is sending Zaake to it's Discipline committee . He was first referred there for missing ten Consecutive Parliamentary sittings and then again sent there for attacking and hurling insults against the Speaker of Parliament Anita Among using his Twitter handle .
07:53
07:53

Zaake Asks Deputy Chief Justice to Hear Impeachment Case Expeditiously Annet Anita Among 1 3

On March 10th, 2020, Parliament resolved to remove Zaake from the parliamentary commission for alleged indiscipline. This followed a report made by the Rules, Discipline and Privileges Committee chaired by Abdu Katuntu, which found Zaake in breach of public trust and Parliament decorum.
13:56
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Zaake Petitions Constitutional Court to Block Impeachment Zaake Impeachment 1 2

In his petition, Zaake accuses the Rules Committee members to have received a 6 million shillings worth tax payers money as a reward for participating in the Committee proceedings that resulted into his removal from office.
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House Votes Zaake Out of Parliamentary Commission MP Francis Zaake 3 1

The report by the Rules, Privileges and Discipline Committee of Parliament is a result of a probe that followed a complaint raised by the Bardege-Layibi Division MP, Martin Ojara Mapenduzi who wanted to move a motion for Zaake’s removal from the parliamentary commission.
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Rules Committee Finds MP Zaake Guilty of Indiscipline MP Francis Zaake 3 1 Top story

In its report, the committee confirms that Zaake made statements on his social media accounts of Facebook and Twitter and that the statements brought parliament into disrepute. The committee also says that Zaake was in breach of the rule on public trust and confidence under the Code of Conduct of MPs.
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Rules Committee Has Jurisdiction to Investigate MP Zaake- Katuntu MP Francis Zaake 1 4 Top story

In their written submission to the committee on Tuesday, Zaake’s lawyers, Eron Kiiza and Benjamin Katana challenged the jurisdiction of the committee to investigate matters outside the precincts of parliament.
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Zaake, Lawyers Question Jurisdiction of House Rules Committee MP Francis Zaake 1 6

Zaake appeared before the Rules Committee together with his lawyers Eron Kiiza and Benjamin Katana on Monday. He challenged the jurisdiction of the committee to investigate matters that allegedly happened outside the precincts of parliament.
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Deputy Speaker Directs House Rules Committee to Investigate MP Zaake MP Francis Zaake 9 3

According to Mapenduzi, Zaake is in breach of the code of conduct for Member of Parliament particular a requirement for members to at all times conduct themselves in a manner, which will maintain and strengthen the public’s trust and confidence in the integrity of Parliament and never undertake any action that may bring the House or its Members, into disrepute.
14:53
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Opposition Queries Motion Seeking Zaake's Removal from Parliamentary Commission MP Francis Zaake 1 2 Top story

According to today’s order paper, Mapenduzi is scheduled to move a motion for a resolution of the house under Rule 110 of the Rules of Procedure of the Parliament of Uganda and Section 5 of the Administration of Parliament Act.
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Gov't Appeals Against UGX 75m Court Award to MP Francis Zaake Johnson Natuhwera 2 2

Zaake was in April last year held at Mityana Police Station, the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence headquarters in Mbuya, and at the Special Investigations Unit in Kireka, from where he was transferred to the Japan-Uganda Friendship Hospital in Naguru and later to Kiruddu Hospital in Makindye with bruises which allegedly resulted from torture while in custody. He was released on April 29, 2020, on police bond.
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Court Rejects Gov't Defense in MP Zaake's Compensation Case MP Francis Zaake 3 2 Top story

In his affidavit, Mugisha wanted Zaake's case dismissed on grounds that it has no merit. He claimed that when Zaake was arrested for flouting COVID 19 guidelines, he was never taken to any military detention save for the Police Special Investigations Unit.
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MP Zaake Pre-Planned Attack Against Mak VC Barnabas Nawangwe Makerere University 1 2

This is according to Jacob Opolot, the chairperson of the Education Committee who was this morning appearing before the Rules, Discipline and Privileges committee of Parliament, that is investigating MP Zaake for assaulting and insulting Nawangwe.
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