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15:50
15:50

Oulanyah Asks Ugandans to Pray for the Sick, and Not Declare them Dead Parliament 3 1

Oulanyah last presided over Parliament at the reading of the 2021/2022 financial year Budget at Kololo Independence Grounds shortly after his election as Speaker of Parliament. But his absence from the public triggered speculation about his heath, with media reports indicating that he had tested positive for COVID-19.
07:34
07:34

Minister Hilary Onek Seeks to Become Leader of Acholi MPs Parliament 4 1

According to Olanya, the expression of interests ends on Tuesday, and only members who have expressed interest will be considered. He says they do not expect members to use party lines in deciding on the chairperson but look at the interest of members.This is after reports that some contestants for the sit had already started mobilizing members based on party lines, starting to cause division.
15:25
15:25

Opposition MPs Want Parliament Recalled over COVID-19 Interventions cash relief 7 1

The Shadow cabinet has asked the Speaker of Parliament to resume sittings of the plenary so that the emergencies of COVID-19 and interventions towards it can be debated by Parliament.
07:38
07:38

MPs Advised to Remain in Constituencies During Parliament Lockdown 11th Parliament 1

“I would expect them to work from their constituencies, because they should be at the top of campaigning against COVID-19 in their constituencies,” the Clerk to Parliament Jane Kibirige said.
19:38
19:38

President Museveni Hails Kadaga for Accepting Ministerial Job Parliament 2 1 Top story

President Museveni has hailed former Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga for being a modest person and person of humility.
22:02
22:02

Gen Otafire Defends Ownership of Munyonyo Land Parliament 1 5

On Tuesday, Otafire claimed that he is in possession of the land title and tasked Khan to prove otherwise that he actually has receipts of ground rent for the property since he claims to be a Kibanja owner.
13:39
13:39

Former Health Minister Aceng Warns MPs Against Taking Off Masks In Parliament MPs orientation 3 1

The former Minister of Health Jane Ruth Aceng has warned members of Parliament against removing their masks while speaking on the floor of the house.
19:28
19:28

Kadaga Leaves Behind Legacy of Human Rights, Independent Parliament-MPs 11th Parliament 8 1

Kadaga’s journey at the helm of the legislature came to an end on Monday when she was defeated by her former deputy Jacob Oulanyah. Oulanyah who was fronted by the NRM CEC polled 310 votes while Kadaga who chose to contest as an independent candidate polled 197 votes.
07:44
07:44

Somber Mood as Kadaga’s Team Packs Her Belongings from Parliament Jacob Oulanyah 3 1 Top story

Uganda Radio Network spoke to some of the staff on and off the record with many, saying that they don’t know what to do next. Stephen Bingi, a photographer attached to the speaker’s office who is on contract, says that the mood is low in the entire building especially for the people who have been working in the speaker’s office.
19:35
19:35

Kadaga Snubs NRM, Contests as Independent for Speaker Parliament 1 3 Top story

Kadaga told journalists at a Hotel Africana Press Conference that while her NRM Party has decided to field her former Deputy, Jacob Oulanyah for the position, she will also exercise her right to run as an Independent candidate when Parliament meets tomorrow to elect Speaker and Deputy Speaker.
18:39
18:39

MPs Hold Prayers for Jacob Oulanyah Parliament 7 1

Reverend Christine Shimanya, the Parliament Chaplain who led the prayers asked God to grant Oulanyah victory.
17:20
17:20

Tough Exchange Between Otafiire, Journalists Over Retirement Questions Parliament 4 1

General kahinda Otafiire, the member of Parliament for Ruhinda County who bounced back in the 11th Parliament after suffering defeat in the 10th Parliament has taken oath.
14:38
14:38

Oulanyah Seeks to Restore Parliament Repute, Mend Relations with Other Arms Speaker race 3 2 Top story

According to Oulanyah, Members of Parliament are no longer respected amongst Ugandans because a lot has gone wrong, and the public believes that many legislators are self-seekers who only go to parliament to enrich themselves.
09:15
09:15

Gov't Hails 10th Parliament for Passing Age Limit Bill, Positive Criticism new Parliament 7 1

But as they walk out, a number of them say that their term of office was a roller-coaster, punctuated with attacks, safety challenges and a virus that almost put the assembly to a halt. However, they say, having a firm and committed speaker of Parliament saved the day and helped them to ensure that the business of parliament continues, amidst the storm.
15:21
15:21

Kadaga to Meet Katikkiro Over Kabaka’s Health Parliament 2 1

During the meeting, Jeremiah Keeya Mwanje, the Kasubi councillor, who read a statement on behalf of the 41 National Unity Platform-NUP councillors, said they are concerned about the wellbeing of cultural leaders.
18:52
18:52

Nancy Kalembe Wants EC Funding to Presidential Candidates Reinstated 2021 elections 3 1

Appearing before the Human Rights Committee of parliament on Wednesday, Kalembe who garnered 38,772 votes says that she faced difficulties during the campaigns due to inadequate funds.
14:25
14:25

MP Kinyamatama Declares Bid to Contest for Speaker of Parliament Speaker Race 4 1

The Rakai Woman Member of Parliament Juliet Kinyamatama Suubi has announced her bid to contest for the position of Speaker of Parliament come May 2021.
14:54
14:54

Desperate Former Presidential Candidate Resorts to Selling Books to MPs 2021 elections 3 1

Former Presidential candidate John Katumba was the center of drama at a Parliament committee meeting after he resorted to pleading with members to buy his book, "The Untold Story of John Katumba".
07:41
07:41

Reflect on Your Past Mistakes: Muntu to Parliament Electoral reforms 5 1 Top story

Although the committee sought answers from Muntu on whether he faced rights violations throughout his campaign, he told the members that all the problems the country is facing stems from their actions such as the removal of the presidential term limits, presidential age cap and failure to act on the Supreme Court decisions and recommendations for electoral reforms.
16:37
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Deputy Speaker Race; Rwakoojo Hopeful for CEC Endorsement Parliament 5 1

Gomba West MP Robina Rwakoojo is optimistic that her experience in law will win her the endorsement of the National Resistance Movement (NRM) Central Executive Committee (CEC) for the Deputy Speaker race.
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