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  • Avoid attacking individuals, Kadaga tells scribes

    The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has appealed to journalists to avoid attacking individuals in their reporting, but to focus on issues that build the institution.  Kadaga, who was...
  • Speaker warns Kamuli District Council over Corruption

    The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has warned Kamuli district leadership against “selling jobs” available in the district service commission. Speaking during the delayed Independence Day...
  • ‘Inject funds into simple projects’

    The House Committee on Science has appealed to government to increase funding to small scale enterprises so as to reduce youth unemployment.  During a Committee tour of projects in western Uganda,...
  • Embrace digital literacy - Kadaga tells youth

    The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has launched the Digital Literacy Programme, which is aimed at teaching youths in rural areas computer use using a solar powered Information Communication...
  • Bududa local government calls for relocation

    The Bududa district local government has asked parliamentarians to push government to implement the 2012 Cabinet resolution to resettle residents out of the landslide prone areas. The resolution on...
  • Speaker asks World Bank to support refugee situation

    The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has asked the World Bank to support Uganda in managing the refugee situation. Kadaga said that it was unacceptable for the country to borrow in order to...
  • UWONET lobbies for GBV funding

    The Uganda Women’s Network (UWONET) has sought the intervention of the Speaker of Parliament to ensure that the government of Ireland does not withdraw funding of the Gender Based Violence (GBV)...
  • Bigiramana tasked to explain irregularity in compensations

    Members of Parliament have queried inconsistencies by the Ministry of Gender while paying out compensation to public servants injured in line of duty. The MPs on the Committee on Public Accounts (...
  • Research Institute decries limited funding for training

    Limited funding is hampering the much needed training of the labour force required in the country’s industrial development, the Executive Director of the Uganda Industrial Research Institute (UIRI),...
  • African MPs in Kigali for PAP sittings

    African MPs in Kigali for PAP sittings KIGALI, RWANDA: African legislators have convened in Kigali, Rwanda to discuss among others contemporary issues affecting the continent such as natural...

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