Jacky Kemigisa
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Jacky Kemigisa

Show BioHide BioI am passionate about journalism, writing and reading. My interests include; working to bridge the information gap in Uganda and East Africa, reducing corruption in Uganda, encouraging girls to reach their full potential, advocating for human Rights, improving media freedoms and working on youth employment and empowerment. I work social media as a blogger, writer, activist and technologist to reach these goals

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Car dealers want importation ban extended to 15 years

Published 4months ago -

Parliament, under the Finance committee is receiving Public hearing on Tax Proposals for FY 2018/19. The tax proposals were presented by Finance Minster David Bahati on Tuesday 24thApril 2018. Amongst the proposals was a ban on the importation of used cars as ... More »

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Women MPs demand a Public apology from MP Twinamatsiko

Published 5months ago -

In today’s Plenary sitting, MP Dorothy Nshaija (NRM-Kamwenge) rises the issue of a matter of urgent national importance to the Deputy Speaker Oulanyah chairing the session after a one-month recess of Parliament regarding the remarks by MP Twinamatsiko. “As... More »

MP Ssewanyana kicked out of Parliament

Published 8months ago -

Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga yesterday kicked out the Makindye West Member of Parliament Allan Ssewanyana from the Chambers over inappropriate dressing. This came after  Ssewanyana walked into the Parliament Chambers dressed  in red overalls. Governm... More »

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NRM Rebel MPs oppose Age limit removal

Published 11months ago -

At a news conference in Parliament today, visibly angry section of NRM MPs promised to do whatever it takes to prevent any amendments to the constitution with the aim of lifting the age limit. The ‘rebel’ MPs Muhammad Nsereko, Barnabas Tinkasiimire, Theodo... More »

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Major Rurangaranga eulogised in Parliament

Published 1year ago -

    The Minister of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities, Prof Ephraim Kamuntu in Parliament, eulogised fallen former UPC National Chairman, Maj Edward Rurangaranga as a caring brother and a great mentor. Prof Kamuntu, himself a former member of the Uga... More »

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Motion to Investigate Bank of Uganda Halted

Published 1year ago -

  Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah, in his ruling on Tuesday August 1, 2017 put a stop to a proposed motion to investigate Bank of Uganda’s role in relation to Crane Bank saga, Oulanyah halted the motion grounds that any investigation would offend the sub-... More »