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16:39
16:39

Editors' No Show Is Contempt of Parliament - Rules Committee 1

By not coming, by not heeding our summons now amounts to Contempt of Parliament, and I think it is a very big mistake because parliament is a very important institution, says Kenneth Ongalo-Obote, the Rules, Discipline and Privileges committee chairperson.
10:29
10:29

MPs Call For Dialogue to End Standoff with Media summons to editors 1 3 Top story

Several legislators told Uganda Radio Network-URN that charging editors with contempt of parliament is unwarranted adding that all necessary steps need to be taken to end the deadlock and develop a mutual relationship between parliament and the press.
19:22
19:22

Reporters Challenge Parliament's 'Assault' on the Media rebecca kadaga 1 Top story

As journalists who cover parliament, we subscribe to the journalists creed and the journalists code of ethics. We are not paid to publish stories and we challenge any MP who has ever paid for a story to come forward. We strongly oppose the plan to have journalists swear oaths and we actually describe it as laughable.
07:52
07:52

Umeme Bribery Probe: Bahati Refuses to Name Implicated MPs nrm caucus 1 2

Ann Maria Nankabirwa, the Kyankwanzi district Woman MP and Stuart Cook, the general manager of Protea hotel failed to show up before the committee as expected despite receiving summons.
05:29
05:29

MP Tonny Kipoi Loses Seat committee report 1 Top story

While presenting the report to parliament on Tuesday, Fox Odoi, the chairperson of the Rules, privileges and discipline committee argued that Kipoi be deemed to have ceased to be a Member of Parliament under Article 83(1) (d) of the Constitution of Uganda and Rule 101 (10) of the Rules of Procedure..
16:57
16:57

Lawyer Mbidde Warns Rules Committee on Kipoi committee report 1 2

His threat comes as the committee concludes investigations into the conduct of the MP Tonny Kipoi following reports of his recent arrest among rebels in the jungles of the Democratic Republic of Congo vis-à-vis his continued absence in parliament.
07:02
07:02

MP Ekanya to Rules Committee: Kipoi Wants Government Protection investigations 1 1

Ekyanya told the committee chaired by Fox Odoi that, Kipoi contacted him and requested him to ask government to use every possible means to protect him since it is government’s mandate to protect all its citizens.
17:50
17:50

Rules Committee Investigates UMEME Bribery Allegations investigations 1 3

On Wednesday afternoon, the committee received information from Paul Kato, the officer in charge of investigations at parliament who was instructed to get recordings from the CCTV camera at Protea hotel from November 26th to 6th December.
17:46
17:46

Kipoi's Lawyers Must Produce Medical Documents investigations 1 2

Parliament’s Rules, Privileges and Discipline Committee has insisted and directed Kipoi’s lawyers Mukasa Mbidde and Nteyera Patrick to avail the committee with documents pertaining Kipoi’s travels to South Africa and DRC in line with medical attention by close of business today.
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