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Pictorial: Parliament Pays Tribute to the Late Cecilia Ogwal Top story

President Yoweri Museveni accorded the fallen MP a state funeral and her body is to spend the night at Parliament. The head of State is expected to attend the vigil. Cecilia Ogwal, 77, has been one of the longest-serving legislators, having served since 1996.
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Pictorial: Parliament Pays Tribute to Late Patrick Okabe

Parliament on Thursday paid tribute to the late Serere County Member of Parliament, Patrick Okabe. During the sitting chaired by Speaker of Parliament, Anita Among, the late was eulogized as a unifier and God-fearing servant.
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Pictorial: 2022 State of Nation Address Top story

The Address is in fulfillment of the Constitutional requirement under Article 101 (1) of the Constitution of the Republic of Uganda.
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Pictorial: Hundreds Converge at Kololo to Celebrate Oulanyah's Life Jacob Oulanyah

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni regretted the demise of the former Speaker Oulanyah, saying that if he had known about his ailment, he would have advised him to concentrate on his health.
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Pictorial: Oulanyah’s Body Arrives at Parliament Amidst Colour and Pomp Top story

At the main gate of Parliament, bikers led the convey and later the Speaker, Anita Among Annet, accompanied by her Deputy Thomas Tayebwa, other legislators and staff of Parliament received the body on the step of the house.
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Kabaka Gives Motorcycles to Buganda Kingdom Sub-County Chiefs 2

Buganda Kingdom has 174 sub-county chiefs and 174 deputies bring the total to 348. At the event held on Wednesday at Bulange Mengo, Kabaka Mutebi presented 20 motorcycles to first 20 beneficiaries.
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Pictorial: Kabaka Opens Buganda Kingdom 29th Lukiiko buganda lukiiko

The Kabaka of Buganda Kingdom, Ronald Muwenda Mutebi II on Monday opened the 29th Lukiiko sitting at Bulange Mengo. At the event, he tasked his Lukiiko and subjects to strongly speak out against different voices aimed at diverting the institution’s efforts in advocating for their rights and property.
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Pictorial: Vetting of Ministers Enters Day Three

Some of those that interfaced with the committee are the Minister of Works and Transport Gen. Katumba Wamala, Jennifer Kacha Namuyangu, the Minister of State for Bunyoro Affairs, Bright Rwamirama, the Minister of State for Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries, Hellen Adoa, the Minister of State for Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries (Fisheries), Jackson Kafuuzi, the Deputy Attorney General and others.
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Pictorial: Appointments Committee Vets New Ministers cabinet ministers Top story

The others approved on Tuesday are Ruth Nankabirwa, the Minister of Energy and Mineral Development, Vincent Ssempijja Bamulangaki, the Minister of Defense and Veteran Affairs, Betty Amongi Ongom, the Minister of Gender, Labour and Social Development and others.
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Pictorial: Museveni Delivers State of the Nation Address Top story

The President's address focused on security, covid-19 panademic, the economy among others.
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Pictorial: Election of Speaker of Eleventh Parliament Speaker election Top story

The Speaker contest is mainly between Omoro County MP Jacob Oulanyah and Kamuli Woman MP, Rebecca Kadaga who has been serving as Deputy Speaker and speaker in the Tenth Parliament.
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Pictorial: Day Two of Swearing in MPs of the Eleventh Parliament MPs Swearing in Top story

It was a colourful affair as the second batch of Members of the 11th Parliament took their oaths on Tuesday. These brought the total of the already sworn in MPs to 265 MPs after another 134 were sworn in on Monday.
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Pictorial; New Members of Parliament Take Oath MPs swearing in

Every person elected to parliament takes the Oath of Allegiance and the Oath of Member of Parliament before they officially start their five-year term of office. The ceremony, which is following the alphabetical order of names of each legislator, will see 132 members take oath today, according to a programme issued by Parliament’s Director of Communications and Public Affairs, Helen Kawesa.
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Pictorial: Christians Congregate to Celebrate Easter Easter sunday 2021 Top story

Key among the celebrants at St. Paul’s Cathedral, Namirembe included the Nnabagereka of Buganda, Sylvia Nagginda, the Speaker of the Buganda Lukiiko, Patrick Luwagga Mugumbule and Rubaga Division Mayor, Joyce Nabbosa Ssebuggwawo.
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Pictorial: Religious Leaders Observe Ecumenical Way of the Cross Good Friday Top story

The leaders including the Church of Uganda –COU Archbishop Dr. Stephen Kaziimba Mugalu, Archbishop of Kampala Archdiocese Dr. Cyprian Kizito Lwanga and the Bishop of Namirembe Diocese Wilberforce Kityo Luwalira and others observed the Good Friday ritual at St. Paul’s Cathedral Namirembe.
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Flashback; The 2021 Election National Tally Centre in Pictures

Museveni was contesting with 10 other candidates in the race for the country's top office. According to declared results by EC Chairperson Justice Simon Byabakama, Museveni won the with 5,851,037 votes (58.64 per cent).
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Pictorial: Kabaka Mutebi Opens 28th Lukiiko buganda lukiiko

The sitting should have been opened in August soon after the coronation anniversary but was pushed to January 11th due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
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Pictorial: President Yoweri Museveni 2020 State of Nation Address Top story

Museveni addressed the legislators who gathered in the parking lot of parliament via zoom from State House Entebbe due to the Covid19 pandemic.
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Pictorial; Parliament Albinism Charity Walk 2020 parliament week

More than 50 million Shillings was also raised to support the construction of the Rehabilitation Centre for Persons living with Albinism.
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