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20:03
20:03

Parliament Under Attack From Executive, Judiciary - Kadaga 1 Top story

She questioned why everyone is fixated with the allocation to parliament when money was equally appropriated to other sectors. She cited 15 billion Shillings to NAADs, 59 billion Shillings to the Office of the Prime Minister, 94 billion Shillings to Ministry of Health, 6 billion Shillings to the Ministry of Information, Communication and Technology, 165 million for each of the districts, 55 million Shillings for each RDC and others for COVID-19 activities.
20:44
20:44

COVID-19: Plenary Adjourned to Tuesday coronavirus 1 1

Earlier on, Kadaga told the legislators that they would process the budget for the 2020/2021 financial year budget electronically to reduce on committee sittings because of the corona pandemic.
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.
18:47
18:47

Delay to Assent to Landlord-Tenant Bill Irks Speaker 7 1

Speaking about parliament’s performance this year, Kadaga expressed dismay that the Act she describes as landmark is yet to be assented to by the President.
13:45
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Northern Uganda Least Beneficiary of Gov't Sponsorship Programs-EOC Education sector 1 2 Top story

According to Ntambi, central Uganda topped the number of beneficiaries under the disability scheme with 39% followed by Western and Eastern region with 29% and 21% respectively while Northern Uganda had a paltry 11% out of 308 students.
09:58
09:58

Kadaga, Serbian Speaker Discuss Renewed Working Relations 1

According to Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga, a meeting with the Speaker of Parliament of Serbia Maja Gojković and the Serbian Parliamentary Committee on Foreign Affairs discussed ways forward of improving cooperation and exchange between the two countries.
19:15
19:15

Commonwealth Conference Umbrellas, Photobook to cost UGX 100m Parliament 1 1

The conference, one of the largest annual gatherings of Commonwealth Parliamentarians, will take place from 22 to 29 September 2019 at Speke Resort, Munyonyo. It will bring together more than 500 delegates.
17:59
17:59

Kadaga Tasks Gov’t to Table List of Persons Entitled to Lie in State 1 1

Kadaga expressed her disappointment to government for failure to avail a criteria and category of leaders who are entitled to lie in State and a Special Sitting after death.
07:15
07:15

Government to Table More Than 70 Bills Next Year 3 1

President Yoweri Museveni has in his new State of the Nation Address listed the same government Bills for parliament to handle in the coming year as he did in his 2018 Address.
07:36
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Kadaga to Resume Duties Today parliament 1

According to the Principle Press Secretary in the office of the Speaker, Sam Obbo, Kadaga will on Friday launch the Common Wealth Parliamentary conference Website in her boardroom.
18:26
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Kadaga Returns After Treatment in Nairobi parliament 1

Kadaga fell ill on March 21st and was first hospitalized at Nakasero Hospital following her return from trips in New York, USA and Rabat, Morocco.
14:12
14:12

Kadaga Suffering from Fatigue Related Illness – Parliament 1

According to a press statement issued by Kadaga’s Press Secretary, Sam Obbo, the Speaker became ill after her return from a working tour to Morocco and United States of America (USA).
11:52
11:52

Kadaga Wants 30 Percent of Gov't Procurements Ring Fenced for Women 1 1

The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has recommended for a review of Uganda’s procurement laws to ensure that 30 percent of all government contracts are reserved for women.
19:40
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MPs Want Data on Sexual Violence Cases in Learning Institutions 1

In its report tabled on Thursday, the committee established that sexual violence is widespread in all the institutions of learning visited. The committee, however, noted that the actual prevalence is difficult to determine because many cases are never reported.
18:13
18:13

Government Resolving Rwanda Crisis: Prime Minister 6 1

The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga asked Rugunda whether government is considering issuing a travel advisory to Ugandans like the Kigali government has already done.
21:25
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MP Secures Leave of Parliament to Introduce Health Insurance Bill 3 1 Top story

According to Bukenya, the proposed law is long overdue since it is supported by the Sustainable Development Goals III and the National Development Plan II among others.
19:03
19:03

Kadaga Rejects Kasibante's Appointment on COSASE 2 1

Kadaga noted that Kasibante would serve on the Appointments Committee where he had already been designated. According to the Parliament Rules of Procedure, an MP is allowed to only serve on one Standing Committee.
17:14
17:14

Kadaga Tasks IGP on Vigilance After Attack in Kenya 2 1

The attack was claimed by Al-Shabab, an Islamist extremist group with ties to Al Qaeda, which has carried out many attacks across the East African region in recent years. The same group claimed responsibility for the July 2010 bombings in Uganda, and a series of attacks that have ripped through Kenya over the years.
20:35
20:35

BoU Probe Committee Granted Extension cosase leadership 2 1

The two and half year term of the current committee leadership of Bugweri County MP Abdu Katuntu and Bukedea Woman MP Anita Among expires on 13th January 2019.
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Kadaga Directs Attorney General on Lusanja Evictions 2

Hundreds of families were recently evicted from a 75- acre land in Lusanja village, Kasangati Town Council in Wakiso district.
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