Isaac Okello

Isaac Okello

Show BioHide BioIsaac is a Content Developer with Parliament Watch Uganda, He is a Lawyer with special interest in Good Governance and Accountability.

29 posts

Parliament needs to change its mode of loans handling

Published 5years ago -

Parliament of Uganda kicked off the year 2016 with a fairly busy schedule, having a long list of items to be considered on its order paper. Bills, Budget Framework Paper for the Financial Year 2016/2017, and a total of eight loans to be considered, and other t... More »

A memo to the voters – choose leaders wisely!

Published 6years ago -

MP Geoffrey Ekanya attempts both suicide and undressing himself on the floor of Parliament in an attempt to prove a point to the Minister of Local Government before other Members came to his aid. When the Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Rt. Hon. Jacob Oulanyah o... More »

A look at the History of Uganda’s Parliament

Published 6years ago -

 Precolonial history[1] indicates that most traditional societies which make up the current Uganda were well organised in either centralised or decentralised forms of governance. There were four main kingdoms (Buganda, Bunyoro, Toro and Busoga) and a plethora... More »

The different types of committees in Parliament

Published 6years ago -

How long would it take for 34 million people to meet, carry out public hearings, have bench-marking trips probably in other countries, write reports, and discuss the provisions of a document, say 200 pages, word for word? That would probably take years  since... More »