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  • Bill regulating mobile money passed

    Parliament has passed the National Payment Systems Bill, 2019, that will among others regulate and provide for the safety and efficiency of payment systems and issuance of electronic money. The Bill...
  • MPs call for urgent Govt. action on Karamoja insecurity

    Members of Parliament have asked Government to urgently intervene and curb the insecurity in Karamoja that has claimed several deaths due to cattle rustling. Raising the concerns during a plenary...
  • Speaker directs Committee on pledges to sports stars

    Parliament Speaker, Rebecca Kadaga, has directed the House Committee of Education and Sports to follow up Government pledges made to various personalities that bring glory to Uganda through sports....
  • KCCA, Research Institute get big share of supplementary budget

    Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) and the Uganda Industrial Research Institute (UIRI) are the two big beneficiaries from the supplementary budget passed by Parliament on Tuesday, 26 May 2020. Out...
  • MPs oppose re-opening of schools

    Members of Parliament have opposed the re-opening of schools for candidate classes citing ill preparedness by government, schools and parents. President Yoweri Museveni in his recent address directed...
  • MPs appeal for special support to border districts over Covid-19 pandemic

    Legislators have beseeched government to give preferential treatment to the border districts with regard to resource allocations in the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic.   The MPs hailing from the...
  • Rwenzori MPs distraught by delayed Govt response to Kasese floods

    Members of Parliament from the Rwenzori sub-region are disturbed by government’s delay in responding to the floods and mudslides that hit Kasese district a fortnight ago, displacing many and claiming...
  • House directs for report on collapsing buildings

    Members of Parliament have tasked the Ministry of Works and Transport to present a detailed report to the House on the rampant collapse of buildings in the city. This follows a ministerial statement...
  • Speaker Kadaga gifts Muslim fraternity at Parliament

    As the Muslim fraternity prepares to celebrate Eid Al- Fitr over the weekend, the Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga has called on Muslims to continue praising and worshiping Allah during the...
  • MPs oppose single-sourcing of Nytil for masks

    MPs have asked government to involve ordinary citizens in the production of masks to be distributed before easing the current Covid19 lockdown. In a televised address, President Museveni announced...

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