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  • Parliament supports impactful efforts to transform rural women - Oulanyah

    The Speaker of Parliament, Jacob Oulanyah, has asked representatives of the UN Women to align their agenda with the struggle to transform and uplift rural women, as opposed to high-sounding...
  • Otuke MP lauded for uplifting Ugandan sports

     Parliament has passed a motion congratulating Otuke County MP, Hon. Julius Acon Bua for his induction into the World Olympians Association as an Olympian for life. The Motion was moved by Albetong...
  • Minister Muyingo tasked on re-opening of schools

    The Minister of state for Higher Education, Hon John Chrysostom Muyingo is expected to present a comprehensive report to Parliament in a weeks’ time on re-opening of learning institutions. This was...
  • Committee to scrutinise merger of agencies named

    The Deputy Speaker, Anita Among has named an Ad-Hoc committee to scrutinise the merger and rationalisation of government agencies. This comes after a debate earlier this week in which Members of...
  • ’Ugandans in South Sudan need protection’

    The Deputy Speaker, Anita Among has directed the Prime Minister to constitute an inter-ministerial committee to find a lasting solution to the insecurity faced by Ugandans in South Sudan. Among made...
  • Expenditures on Covid-19 to be audited

    Lawmakers have adopted a report by the Parliamentary Task Force on the National Covid-19 Response calling on the Auditor General to carry out a forensic audit into all Covid-19 expenditures to...
  • ‘Protect Ugandans living near game parks’

    The Deputy Speaker, Anita Among has directed the Minister of State for Tourism (Wild life and Antiquities), Hon Martin Mugarura to prioritise the safety of locals living around game parks, saying...
  • ”Beef up security in Masaka region”

    The Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Anita Among has directed politicians from the Masaka greater region to work with the different security agencies in a bid to end the current wave of killings there....
  • Parliament queries merger of government agencies

    Members of Parliament have queried governments’ ongoing move to merge and rationalize public institutions and agencies, calling it a rushed and poorly planned process. The legislators raised concern...
  • Lokech receives posthumous promotion

    President Yoweri Museveni has promoted Late Major Gen. Paul Lokech to the rank of Lieutenant General (Lt. Gen) posthumously. The announcement of the promotion was made in condolence message of the...

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