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18:23
18:23

Budget Committee Again Refuses to Approve UGX487Bn Oil Loan 1 3

Parliament Budget Committee today questioned government’s request for a 487 Billion Shillings loan to finance Uganda’s initial equity shares and historical costs for the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) project without adequate documentation.
16:41
16:41

Finance Commitee Gives Nod to UGX 10b Industrial Research Funding MInistry of Finance 1 3

Bahati told the committee today that the money was needed to operationalize UIRI’s machining, manufacturing and industrial skills training centre at Namanve. He added that in 2014, UIRI secured a grant of USD 30 million from China to establish the centre. He added that all the planned 17 building structures at the campus have been constructed and machines and equipment installed.
14:25
14:25

Parliament Approves Third National Development Plan 1 4

Deputy Speaker Oulanyah appealed to legislators to skip debate on the NDP III, approve it and concentrate on debating the election-year budget later in the afternoon.
18:24
18:24

Gov't Accused of Frustrating Youth Livelihood Programme 1 1

West Budama County North MP Richard Othieno noted that the project has failed miserably after youths were duped by officials into accepting amounts way lower than what they had signed for. He says many of the beneficiaries ended up in jail after failing to utilise the money.
15:38
15:38

Gov\'t Includes Teacher\'s UGX 133bn in Next Budget 1 1

State Finance Minister, David Bahati, presented the amendments before the Budget Committee of parliament this morning.
17:00
17:00

Budget Estimates Surge as Committee Recommends Additional Funding 1 Top story

The approval, which will see the budget estimates increase from the current 18.3trillion, is embedded in the committee report on the National Budget Frame Work Paper due to be presented in Parliament on Tuesday.
07:05
07:05

MPs Reject Proposal to Channel UGX 5billion from Agriculture towards USAFI Market Purchase 1 1 Top story

However, the MPs want the money to be used to purchase vaccines to tackle the foot and mouth disease.
17:26
17:26

Parliament\'s Committee Okays UGX 270bn For New Chambers 1 1

However, the committee chaired by Steven Tashobya has approved UGX 39.2 billion as initial funding for the project.
07:21
07:21

Budget Committee Okays 57billion Additional Funding for EC Salaries 2

. Tashobya said that, despite the important role the Electoral Commission plays it has not received an enhancement of emoluments of its staff yet other institutions within and outside the sector have had their salaries reviewed.
18:01
18:01

Presidential Pledges in the Education Sector Shoot to 74billion 3

During the meeting, Latif Ssebagala, the Kawempe North Member said President Museveni needs to stop making pledges since those made in the past are unfulfilled.
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