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15:54
15:54

MPs to Gov’t: Address Fuel Prices Now! State of economy 1 3

Uganda’s fuel prices are the highest in East Africa at ugx4,590 per liter followed by Burundi’s ugx4,290. Tanzania has the lowest price of ugx 3,780 per liter, Rwanda ugx4,060, and Kenya, ugx4, 180.
17:52
17:52

Trade Committee Wants all Energy Drinks Tested for Adulteration Health drinks 1

'We shall then compare the findings of NDA, UNBS and those of an independent laboratory and if the results are varying then we are going to be in trouble. So you cannot change these results. Go and do the exact thing and give us exact results!” - Committee Chairman Mwine Mpaka.
16:38
16:38

Musenero Explains UGX 8m Mouse for Covid-19 Vaccine Test 1 6

The Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, Dr. Monica Musenero has defended the cost of mice that are going to aid the process of developing a Covid-19 vaccine in Uganda.
10:59
10:59

Gov't Moves to Tighten Law on GBV Parliament 1 6

Tayebwa indicated that the new law will be jointly considered with the ongoing bail reforms that the government is currently reviewing.
19:29
19:29

Swedish Embassy Donates UGX 31Bn for Reliable Energy 4

Ola Hallgren, the Head of Cooperation at the Embassy of Sweden said that the program is aimed at increasing critical needs to address Uganda’s energy needs and services in agriculture and the environment.
16:25
16:25

MOU Says Dr Musenero Must Account for the UGX 31Bn –Permanent Secretary Covid-19 vaccine 4 1

The former Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Science and Technology, David OO Obong has told legislators that Minister Dr. Monica Musenero should provide all accountability regarding the utilization of funds meant to facilitate the COVID-19 vaccine development.
12:18
12:18

Opposition Calls for Amendment of Electoral Commission Act 1 4

The Opposition says that the Army should not be allowed any role in the electoral processes over and above those listed under Article 208 and 209 of the Constitution and the Uganda Peoples Defense Forces Act, 2005.
18:40
18:40

Gov't Fails to Collect Payment for Nsambya Land 10 Years After 'Investors' Got it Parliament 1 2

Although Uganda Railways was meant to get 69.5 billion shillings for the 57 acres of land, 10 years later the Privatisation Unit has not yet succeeded to get this money which the owner -URC- desperately needs.
17:09
17:09

Parliament Finally Passes NSSF Bill Allowing Midterm Access workers 1 7

The bill also streamlined the supervision of the 15 trillion shilling fund between the Ministries of Gender and of Finance. The workers, government, and the Gender committee agreed to have the Ministry of Gender supervise the social security aspect, while the Ministry of Finance will be in charge of the finance and investment aspects.
09:30
09:30

MPs Question Ministers on Akii-Bua and Buhinga Stadia Status 1 4

Lugoloobi said that all these projects that were dropped would be prioritized in the next cycle of programming for the period 2021- 2023.
17:57
17:57

Gov’t, Workers Reach Consensus on Dual Management of NSSF Funds midterm access 1 1

Government, workers and the Gender committee Labor and Social Development of Parliament have come to a consensus on the dual management of the National Social Security (NSSF) funds.
17:34
17:34

Janet Museveni -MPs Kololo Meeting Called Off 6 1 Top story

The House has been divided on the request by Education Minister Janet Museveni to meet MPs at Kololo Independence Grounds to discuss the re-opening of schools.
16:32
16:32

We Don't Know how we Gave Investors Twice the Railways Land Approved by Cabinet -ULC Parliament 1 1

The Committee on Commissions Statutory Authority and State Enterprise -COSASE chaired by Joel Ssenyonyi the Nakawa West MP is probing into the sale and giveaway of several estates belonging to the Uganda Railways Corporation -URC.
12:55
12:55

Museveni Assents to Administration of Parliament Bill 1

President Yoweri Museveni has assented to the Administration of Parliament (Amendment) Bill 2021 which was passed by Parliament on 5th October 2021.
12:33
12:33

Journalists Blocked from Select Committee Probing Musenero Covid-19 vaccine 3 2

Dr. Musenero requested that the presentations on the status of the ongoing Covid-19 vaccine research be heard by MPs on camera because they need to protect intellectual property.
11:48
11:48

'Benz Bang' Causes Bomb Scare at Parliament 1

Suzan Amero, the Amuria Woman MP says that she had simply raised the car when she was driving through the potholes and had forgotten to ease the car back to its normal standard.
05:46
05:46

Parliament Approves UGX 3.8 trillion Supplementary Budget 1 2

Of this, at least 1.3 trillion Shillings was already spent within the 3 per cent legal limit which the government can spend and seek approval later from Parliament, while 2.4 trillion Shillings is for prior approval by Parliament.
21:40
21:40

Gov't to Compensate Victims of Kampala Bombings Parliament 1 3

Delivering a statement on the bomb blasts to Members of Parliament on Thursday, Nabbanja said that Government will organize compassionate assistance to the families of the bereaved families and the survivors.
18:11
18:11

Parliamentary Sittings to End Earlier Terror 1 1

Among urged the public and Members of Parliament to cooperate with the security personnel to bring the culprits to book.
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