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19:32
19:32

Bigirimana Assures MPs that Owiny-Dollo vs Kisakye Fight is Being Handled Judiciary 1 2

The Permanent Secretary of the Judiciary Pius Birgirimana has assured members of Parliament that the Judiciary has a mechanism to handle any internal conflicts that may exist in the judiciary.
08:47
08:47

No Need to Lift Curfew for Ramadan Period - Minister Obiga Kania COVID-19 1 2

Mario Obiga Kania, the Minister of State for Internal Affairs has said there is no need to lift curfew as Muslims observe the Ramadan period.
17:28
17:28

Statement on Beating Journalists was A 'joke Blown out of Proportion' - Ochola 2021 elections 1 3

Ochola, early this year told a joint security press briefing that the police would continue beating journalists for their own safety. At the time, several journalists had sustained injuries from the campaign trail where they were hit with batons, rubber bullets and teargas canisters, in what appeared to be a direct attack against media practitioners.
11:02
11:02

Police to Limit Use of Tear Gas police brutality 3 1

The Director Operations Edward Ochom said that the police was forced to use tear gas and fire live bullets to disperse rallies because the candidates and their supporters were holding rallies contrary to the Covid-19 preventive directives.
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.
17:10
17:10

Ugandans to Pay UGX 200,000 Annually for Car License revenue 1 2

State Minister of Finance David Bahati says that the move is intended to streamline the transport sector by getting rid of illegitimate cars and raising money for the maintenance of roads across the country. According to the breakdown, Car owners will pay 200,000 Shillings while motorcycle owners will pay 50,000 Shillings annually.
14:25
14:25

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

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.
11:04
11:04

IGP Ochola Should Be Held Accountable for Inciting Violence Against Journalists-HRNJ 2021 elections 4 1

The Executive Director of Human Rights Network for Journalists (HRNJ), Robert Sempala said that Ochola’s statement led to an increase in cases against journalists. Sempala told Members of Parliament on the Human Rights Committee that they registered 174 cases of human rights violations against journalists during the electoral process.
17:25
17:25

Amuriat Skeptical About Electoral Violence Probe 2021 elections 1 5

Amuriat was today appearing before the Parliamentary Human Rights Committee which is investigating cases of electoral violence that were witnessed and experienced in the recent general elections. Amuriat, also the president of the Forum for Democratic Change-FDC party told the committee that he experienced untold humiliation and brutality, all through the campaign.
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 1 5 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.
08:54
08:54

Rules Committee Proposes Amendment to Allow Resignation of Speaker of Parliament Speaker Race 1 3

Parliament’s Rules, Discipline and Privilege Committee has proposed an amendment to the rules of procedure to allow for a Speaker of Parliament to resign voluntarily.
07:03
07:03

Former Presidential Candidate Willy Mayambala: My Security Team was My Tormentor police brutality 1 3 Top story

According to Mayambala, his ten-man security team blocked him from going to several campaign venues simply because he didn’t have a personal vehicle.
20:25
20:25

Mao Wants Opposition MPs to Head Human Rights Committee NRM 1 1

According to Mao, although opposition MPs seat on the Human rights committee, the ruling party cannot be the same to chair it since most of the victims of the human rights violation are mainly opposition members.
10:59
10:59

Museveni Halts Speaker Campaigns, Kadaga Camp Cries Foul NRM 2 1

The Bugabula South MP Maurice Kibalya, a team leader of the Kadaga campaign efforts, says that team Oulanyah has been campaigning and CEC has been quiet, but now that Kadaga has launched her campaigns, which is gaining ground, they are being stopped. He has now warned that if any CEC member speaks out in support of any candidate openly, they will resume their campaigns.
15:19
15:19

Kalembe, Tumukunde Snub Human Rights Committee Probe 2021 elections 1 2

According to Wejuli, of the three presidential candidates, only Amuriat communicated, saying that he had lost someone and was heading for burial and asked the committee to reschedule the meeting after Easter week.
15:45
15:45

Cease Fire! NRM Tells Kadaga, Oulanyah Speaker Race 1

The National Resistance Movement -NRM now directed the contenders reduce on the fire between the two main camps that is currently threatening to divide the party.
15:06
15:06

Stipulate Local Governments' Share of National Budget, Parliament Urged Revenue 2 1

Although the share from the national budget for Local Governments in 2009 stood at 23.8%, it has been decreasing until it sank to 11.1% in Financial Year 2019/2020.
16:37
16:37

Deputy Speaker Race; Rwakoojo Hopeful for CEC Endorsement NRM 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.
11:20
11:20

Statehouse Facilities Being Misused to De-campaign Me -Kadaga State House 2 1

The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has accused two Government officials of misusing the Statehouse switchboard to meddle in affairs of the Legislative Arm of the State. She advises MPs to tell the callers to ask the President to call them himself
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