News

  • Kadaga tasks government to end FGM

    The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has tasked government to present an action plan to put an end to Female Genital Mutilation (FGM).   Delivering her communication from the chair at the start...
  • President proposes tougher measures on betting

    President Yoweri Museveni has proposed new measures intended to strengthen the regulation of betting in Uganda, the Minister of State for Finance, David Bahati, told Parliament. “It is true that I...
  • Corruption failing social services-Oulanyah

    The Deputy Speaker, Jacob Oulanyah has said Uganda has all the resources it needs to perfect the education system and other social services, but that the corrupt steal to make citizens beggars....
  • Kadaga honoured for fight against FGM

    The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has been honoured for her efforts towards ending Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in the Sebei region. Sebei leaders led by the Minister of Water and...
  • Public Parliament wants increased funding to local govts

    Roaring morning clouds backed off, paving the way for a bright day that eased ‘MPs' access to Parliament, providing the right atmosphere for the hard fought battle for the coveted Speakership. This...
  • Parliament Week ends, best exhibitors awarded

    The Third Annual Parliament Week has seen over 5,000 members of the public participate in activities aimed at bringing the legislature closer to the public. While officiating at the closure of the...
  • Oulanyah test-drives Kiira EV car

    The Deputy Speaker, Jacob Oulanyah, has test driven the Kiira EV car, as he toured exhibition stalls during the Parliament week. Makerere University developed the power train and in-Vehicle...
  • Govt. tables Bill to stop rent in dollars

    Government has presented a proposal prohibiting landlords from charging rent in foreign currency for residential and business premises. The proposal is one of the several contained in the Landlord...
  • District Chairpersons appeal for MPs’ support

    Local government chairpersons have cried out to Parliamentarians to support them in delivering services in their districts. The Chairpersons also said that Parliament was not using its oversight role...
  • Allocate funds to control aquatic weed - Kadaga

    The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has directed the Budget and  Agriculture Committees to allocate funds to the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries (MAAIF) to manage and...

Pages