The 10 casualties in a fatal road accident that occurred last night after a taxi registration number UAK 905A rammed into a charcoal truck at Kalule about 25 kilometres into Luweero district, along Kampala-Gulu highway have been identified by police.
Parliament on Friday resolved to pay tribute to the late Butaleja woman Member of Parliament Cerinah Nebanda, who died under unclear circumstances seven days ago. The tribute followed five recommendations made by Sam Lyomoki, the Workers MP, on behalf of the three legislators who were involved in the initial investigations into death of the 24 year old vocal MP.
The move by Tooro Kingdom to have pet names or Empaako recognised by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), has hit a snag following failure by King Oyo to endorse it.
Parliament reconvenes this morning to discuss the mysterious death of Butaleja Woman Member of Parliament, Cerinah Nebanda. The body of the youthful legislator has been brought back to Parliament, three days after a session convened to eulogize her ended prematurely, with deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah halting the burial arrangements and adjourning the plenary to today.
A number of items have been on the order paper since the beginning of the session in July but parliament has been able to handle only a handful for the last 5 months of its session. MPs spent more than two months debating the 2012/2013 budget and another two months to pass the Petroleum (Exploration, Development and Production) Bill 2012.