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  • Resolve Acholi - Karimojong conflicts - Abim MPs

    Abim District Members of Parliament led by Hon. Janet Okori-moe Akech (NRM, Abim District) and Hon. Michael Ayepa (NRM, Labwor) have appealed to the Deputy Speaker, Jacob Oulanyah, to intervene in...
  • ‘Be strong on corruption’- Kadaga

    The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has urged legislators serving on accountability committees to be strong and confront persons wasting public funds.  Kadaga said that even when...
  • Gov’t to support Busoga Education Initiative

    The Ministry of Education and Sports is to support the Busoga Education Initiative, which aims at improving the education standards in the sub region. The revelation was made by the Minister of State...
  • Kadaga commends donors for training local leaders

    Speaker Rebecca Kadaga has commended donors for support towards training programmes for local leaders, which she said is key to good governance. Kadaga said the donors, including the Democratic...
  • Youth seek sustainable use of natural resources

    The youth are seeking government support for sustainable use of natural resources to curb effects of climate change. Bonita Murungi Arinaitwe, a student from Nabisunsa High School said that there is...
  • Parliament rejects zoning as it passes Sugar Bill

    Parliament has passed the Sugar Bill that seeks to regulate the industry and rejected a government proposal to provide operating zones for mills. In the Bill, government had proposed a zone of 25km...
  • Oulanyah receives Shs 10m for nodding disease

    Friends of the Deputy Speaker, Jacob Oulanyah, have contributed a total of Shs 10 million towards mothers of children affected by the nodding disease syndrome in Omoro district. Led by the...
  • African legislators commit to end corruption

    Africa Legislators have signed the Kampala Declaration 2018, with a commitment to devise and apply effective strategies to end corruption.   The MPs meeting under the auspices of the African...
  • Gov’t to regulate pyramid schemes & crypto currencies

    The Minister of State for Finance (Planning), Hon David Bahati, has revealed that government is set to introduce a Bill that will regulate digital currencies and pyramid schemes. “In October, Cabinet...
  • Fishing communities divided over UPDF presence on lakes

    Fishing communities are divided over the presence of the Fisheries Protection Unit that is deployed on the waters of Lake Victoria to curb illegal fishing methods. Sections of the fishermen in favour...

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