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  • Silverfish Association pushes for new fishing practices

    The Silverfish Association of Uganda has proposed safe and sustainable fishing methods to be incorporated in the Fisheries and Aquaculture Bill, 2020. Members of the Silverfish Association led by...
  • Unplanned expenditures slowing down economy-Muwanga Kivumbi

    Shadow Finance Minister, Hon Muwanga Kivumbi has criticised government for prioritising expenditure over development, which he said is reflected on the budget presented to Parliament, slowing down...
  • Finance seeks Shs3.8 trillion supplementary budget

    MPs on the Committee on Budget are scrutinising a Shs3.8 trillion supplementary budget with Shs1.3 trillion already spent as being within the limit allowed by the Public Finance Management Act....
  • Among urges vigilance on national security

    Ugandans have been encouraged to exercise increased vigilance in their communities owing to the on-going threats to security in the country. While addressing the House sitting on Tuesday, 09 November...
  • ‘Provide Shs100m incentive to private schools’

    A section of Members of Parliament are calling for a Shs100 million recovery package  to assist schools and other institutions of learning as they plan to re-open. Legislators argue that the two year...
  • Zimbabwe Speaker visits Parliament

    The Rt. Hon. Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Anita Among, has received Zimbabwean Parliament Speaker, Hon Jacob Francis Nzwidamililo Mudenda, who is on an official visit to Uganda. Among welcomed...
  • Legislators query UCAA over management of Arua airport

    The Management of Uganda Civil Aviation Authority (UCAA) has been put on the spot over procurement of airport furniture and other supplies worth shs243 million. Sam Wonekha, the General Manager for...
  • MPs seek protection of fishing communities in new law

    Legislators representing fishing areas want the Fisheries and Aquaculture Bill 2021, to protect and elevate interests of fishing communities. The Committee on Agriculture, Animal Industry and...
  • KCCA seeks Shs 4bn supplementary budget

    Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) has requested Parliament to approve a supplementary budget of Shs 4bn to implement a Covid-19 response plan in the greater Kampala metropolitan area. The...
  • Deputy Speaker receives Commonwealth Games Baton

    Parliament has received and transmitted the Commonwealth Games Baton relay, with Deputy Speaker Anita Among leading Vice President Jessica Alupo, Prime Minister Robinah Nabbanja and a multitude of...

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