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21:13
21:13

Speaker Oulanyah Returns from United Kingdom Parliament 1

Sources close to Oulanyah say that he returned on Friday from the United Kingdom.
14:27
14:27

Deputy Speaker Anita Among Explains Oulanyah’s Absence plenary 1 1

According to Deputy Speaker of Parliament Annet Anita Among, with the Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah, they agreed on a working schedule that will see them work in 'shifts' of two months each.
16:20
16:20

Deputy Speaker Anita Among Chairs her First Plenary Parliament 3 1

The passing of the proposal to increase the number of Ministers from 80 to 81 and the approval of Robinah Nabbanja happened without debate in the plenary sessions chaired by Deputy Speaker Annet Anita Among.
17:53
17:53

Speaker Oulanyah Urges MPs on Evidence Based Debate plenary 6 1

The Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah has urged members of the 11th Parliament to ensure that debate in the house is evidence-based rather than speculation. Oulanyah was today opening the three day orientation exercise for the 529 members of Parliament.
12:09
12:09

Parliament Spends Over UGX 1 Billion To Hire Tents plenary 1 Top story

Parliament has spent over 1 billion shillings for hiring two tents that are currently used for plenary sessions.
19:15
19:15

Parliament Rejects Proposal for Speakers Voluntary Resignation plenary 4 1

Clement Obote Ongalo, the chairperson of the Rules, Privileges and Discipline commitee of Parliament had fronted the proposal on grounds that the current Rules of Procedure do not provide for a Speaker or Deputy to voluntarily resign. However, the rules provide for the impeachment of the two leaders.
10:54
10:54

End of Term: Parliament to Sit Daily to Conclude Business plenary 1 1

According to Kadaga, the 10th parliament is remaining with limited time and they still have a lot of work to complete. She asked the legislators to get ready for the double sittings daily so that they execute their cardinal duties as outlined in the constitution.
23:01
23:01

Parliament to Merge Bills Relating to Death and Inheritance plenary 2 1

The Deputy Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah has proposed measures to fast track five bills which he says should have been merged into one.
21:46
21:46

Kadaga Brushes off Concerns About Deputy Speaker’s Absence Jacob Oulanyah 2 1

Before the lockdown last year, both Kadaga and Oulanyah were away as they had travelled abroad. This led to the cancellation of three plenary sessions in 2019.
21:11
21:11

Parliament Summons Three Ministers for Flouting COVID-19 Regulations SOPs 2 1 Top story

Aceng was captured on camera meeting hundreds of people in Aromo Sub County in Lira District on Friday where she had gone to the launch mosquito net distribution without wearing a face mask.
15:49
15:49

Cecilia Ogwal Collapses in Parliament Dokolo District 1 1 Top story

The Dokolo Woman Member of Parliament, Cecilia Atim Ogwal, collapsed in Parliament this afternoon, URN has learnt.
16:43
16:43

Kadaga, Katureebe Advised Museveni to Declare a State of Emergency Parliament 3 1

During plenary on Thursday morning, Kadaga told MPs that last Friday, the President invited the top leaders of the arms of Government and during the meeting, they advised the President to declare a state of emergency. However, Kadaga said that it was objected by a cabinet Minister who convinced the President against declaring a state of emergency.
15:17
15:17

Parliament Postpones Plenary Session 1

However, a new later dated 9th January authored by Paul G Wabwire on behalf of the Clerk to Parliament indicates that commencement of plenary sitting has been rescheduled to Tuesday 21st January 2020.
11:43
11:43

Plenary Session Called off Over Workshop national issues 1

Parliamentary sitting has been postponed due to Parliament’s Savings and Credit Cooperative Organizations (SACCO) training workshop.
18:24
18:24

Parliament Adjourns Prematurely Due to Absence of Ministers plenary 3 1 Top story

The Lwemiyaga West MP, Theodore Ssekikubo asked the Speaker to suspend the house, saying there is no need to proceed, since there won’t be response from Government.
18:08
18:08

Plenary Cancelled Abruptly parliament 1

Parliament was this afternoon called off abruptly drawing protests from MPs who had planned to move a motion to punish the prime minister for contempt of parliament.
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