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19:06
19:06

Buyende Town Council NRM Chairperson Perishes in Road Accident police station 1

Fatinah Nakyisuyi, one of the eyewitnesses says that the truck driver lost control and parked abruptly forcing Musenero to ram into his vehicle. “The vehicle was being driven at breakneck speed. While running over the humps, the driver parked the truck abruptly, Musenero who was riding from the opposite direction rammed into it and died instantly,” she said.
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.
15:07
15:07

Nankabirwa Petitions NRM to Discipline Kadaga parliament 1 3

The outgoing Government Chief Whip Ruth Nankabirwa has petitioned the National Resistance Movement (NRM) to discipline former Speaker Rebecca Kadaga for going against the party.
10:56
10:56

Oulanyah Contacts Parties Over Formation of Appointments Committee NRM 1 3

The Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah has said that he has informally contacted leaders of the political parties represented in Parliament over the nomination of members to the appointments committee.
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.
04:53
04:53

Museveni Reveals How Kadaga Was Edged Out Parliament 1 5

The NRM Chairperson told Parliament on Monday that Kadaga was trounced by guerrilla Tactics using night Kakuyege
21:58
21:58

Anita Among Overwhelmingly Elected Deputy Speaker Parliament 1 2 Top story

The Bukedea Woman MP Anita Among has been declared Winner of the Deputy Speakership race after she garnered 415 votes in the Monday evening elections.
21:30
21:30

MPs Treated To Comedy as Gen Ali, Ssegirinya Are Nominated Parliament 1 4

Members of Parliament were treated to some comedy on Monday evening following the nomination of two unlikely candidates; General Moses Ali and Muhammad Ssegirinya for the position of Deputy Speaker.
15:51
15:51

Ssekikubo Raises Concern Over Museveni’s Presence as MPs Elect Speaker Parliament 1 2

The Chief Justice Alfonse Owiny-Dollo today overruled Lwemiyaga MP Theodore Ssekikubo for raising concern over President Museveni’s presence in parliament as MPs voted.
17:17
17:17

Oulanyah, Kadaga Teams Upbeat Ahead of Speaker Elections Parliament 4 1

With a few days left to the Election of the Speaker and Deputy Speaker of Parliament, the two camps of Kamuli Woman MP Rebecca Kadaga and Omoro County MP Jacob Oulanyah are optimistic for a win.
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 1 4

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 2 3 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.
14:09
14:09

Oulanyah Vacates Deputy Speaker's Office in Parliament NRM 4 1

And as he prepares to take oath for the Parliamentary Seat on Thursday, Oulanyah says that his term of office as the Deputy Speaker has expired today, and under no circumstances will he occupy the same office in the new term.
16:00
16:00

MPs say 11th Parliament Should Focus on Pro-People Legislation MPs swearing in 1 5

Some members of Parliament have said that the 11th parliament should focus on passing legislation that is pro-people and not focus what political parties want.
14:56
14:56

Kadaga Slams PM Rugunda on Speakers Election Dates President Museveni 2 1

The Clerk to Parliament last week released the swearing-in program of the MPs to the 11th Parliament indicating that the process for the administration of oaths will take four days between May 17 and May 20, 2021. This means that the Speaker would be elected on May 21, 2021, after the prorogation of Parliament.
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.
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 President Museveni 1 2

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.
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