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  • Ministers summoned for flouting COVID-19 SOPs

    The Speaker Rebecca Kadaga has directed the Ministers for Health and Kampala respectively to make statements to the House on allegations that they did not adhere to the standard operating procedures...
  • Broadcasters call for scrapping of gov’t free airtime

    Rural broadcast media owners and managers have appealed to Parliament to reign-in on the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) to scrap the requirement of offering government programmes free airtime...
  • Former RDCs make distress call to Parliament for pension

    Retired Resident District Commissioners (RDCs) have asked Parliament to retrospectively pass laws to accord them pension. In a meeting with the Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, a section of the...
  • Parliament approves political party guidelines

    Parliament has approved new guidelines for the conduct of political party primaries and election of its leaders, with the objective of curbing the rise of the Covid19 pandemic. At a sitting on...
  • Taxi operators petition Kadaga over mistreatment

    Taxi operators under the Kamuli Taxi Drivers Association have petitioned the Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, over unfair treatment by Kampala Capital City Authority regarding operations of...
  • MPs granted leave to introduce Private Member’s bills

    Parliament has granted Hon. Michael Mawanda (NRM, Igara West) leave to introduce the Public Enterprises Reform and Divestiture (Repeal) Act, 2020 Bill. The Private Members Bill seeks to repeal the...
  • Parliament holds prayers for 5th Session

    Legislators have held inter-denominational prayers to mark the commencement of the 5th and last session of the 10th Parliament. The Inter-Religious prayers presided over by the Speaker of Parliament...
  • House Committee makes recommendations on Apaa conflict

    The Select Committee of Parliament has asked Government to stay plans to relocate or evict people from Apaa. The Committee established last year has also recommended that the proposal by Government...
  • House tasks Gov’t on slain Makerere University student

    The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has directed the Minister of Internal Affairs, Gen. Jeje Odongo, to explain circumstances surrounding the death of Emmanuel Tegu, a Makerere University...
  • MPs call for forensic audit on National Identification and Registration Authority

    Legislators have adopted a report recommending a forensic audit of the national identification registration of learners undertaken by the National Identification and Registration Authority (NIRA)....

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