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Plenary Highlights

Published 2months ago -

The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, presided over the sitting on 25th August 2020. During the plenary, members congratulated the Speaker upon her victory in the recent NRM Central Executive Committee (CEC) elections. Hon. Ruth Nankabirwa (Government Chi... More »


MPs task Government to Explain Pockets of Insecurity

Published 3years ago -

Members of Parliament tasked the ministry of Internal Affairs and that of Security to explain the various instance of insecurity in the country. This was raised to the attention of the Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah by Nansana Municipality MP Nsereko Wakayima ... More »


Finance Ministry to Provide Funds For LC Polls

Published 4years ago -

The Ministry of Finance has backed down on its earlier position on providing a ceiling for funds to facilitate the LC 1 and LC 2 elections. During an earlier interaction with Parliament’s Public Service and Local Government committee on December 28th 2016, M... More »

Why Won’t Some MPs’ leave affirmative seats?

Published 5years ago -

The affirmative action for youth, women and disabled in Parliament was introduced by the 1995 Uganda Constitution, Section 32 “Affirmative Action in Favor of Marginalized groups”. It was supposed to give a voice to what many considered  lacking in terms o... More »

‘Crime Rate Has Decreased’ ,Says General Aronda

Published 5years ago -

In a statement to Parliament of Uganda, on 3rd September 2015, Minister for Internal Affairs General Aronda, informed MPs that crime in Uganda is on the down low despite the increase of firearms in committing crime. This was after he was repeatedly put on spot... More »