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16:08
16:08

Parliament Asks For 10 Days to Verify Kipoi’s UGX 10Billion Claim Shaban Sanywa 1 Top story

“On the alleged deductions, without your client’s consent, we are in the process of verifying the claims. As you may note, the alleged transactions span a considerable period several years ago”, reads the letter in part.
12:45
12:45

Obore Recruited Illegally - Clerk to Parliament Chris Ariko Obore 1 Top story

“The report concludes among others that the recruitment of the Director , Communication and Public Affairs was founded on an illegality as it was in contravention of the Parliamentary Service (Staff) Regulations , 2001”, the letter reads in part.
16:04
16:04

New Municipality MPs Sworn In 2

Those sworn in on Wednesday during the plenary session chaired by Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah include Apac Municipality MP Patrick Ochan of UPC, Nebbi Municipality MP Hashim Suleiman and Ibanda Municipality MP Rwaburindore Bishanga Tarsism, both from the NRM party.
16:46
16:46

Loans Dominate Order Paper as Parliament Reconvenes parliament sittings 1

One of the loans worth 96.6 billion Shillings USD 26.85 million is a supplementary loan from the African Development Fund AFDB to support phase one of the Kampala Sanitation Program KSP I. It will partly carter for the rehabilitation of the existing sewerage plant and extension of the sewerage system by 30 kilometers of new sewers within Nakivubo catchment.
08:07
08:07

Parliament Vets Tumwine, Ochola Today gen. elly tumwine

Parliaments Appointments Committee chaired by Speaker Rebecca Kadaga is today set to vet the newly appointed Inspector General of Police IGP Martin Okoth Ochola and his Deputy, Brigadier Sabiiti Muzeei. According to an official communication issued by the Clerk to Parliament Jane Kibirige, the committee is to also interface with Gen. Elly Tumwine, the newly appointed Security Minister.
17:49
17:49

Age Limit; Committee Cancels Countrywide Consultations funds 6 1

At least 715 million Shillings had been budgeted to facilitate inland and international travel for the committee as part of the ongoing consultations on the controversial bill. The inland trips were expected to cost 227 million Shillings while international trips would take a lions share of 400 million Shillings.
18:00
18:00

KCCA, Parliament Land Dispute Takes New Twist 1 1

In his letter, Baguma notes that during the re-designing of the Road system around Parliamentary building, the former Police Headquarters and the Finance ministry, part of Sir Apollo Kaggwa Road was blocked off from the Crested Towers round about and that the GHOGM gardens initially formed part of the Finance ministry land.
17:41
17:41

MPs Hood Katuramu, William Nokrach Sworn In 1 2

The two contested as independent candidates defeating National Resistance Movement NRM party candidates Bernard Mayanja and Joyce Acan in a hotly contested race.
13:09
13:09

Toroma County MP Joseph Kuluo Takes Oath 1 1

Joseph Andrew Koluo, a National Resistance Movement NRM party candidate was declared winner of the Toroma County parliamentary election on 18th May. Koluo polled 8262 votes, beating an independent candidate Robert Imalingat who came second with 4072 votes.
16:52
16:52

Kagoma County MP Moses Walyomu Takes Oath 2

Walyomu won a by-election early this month defeating his political rivals; Timothy Lusala Batuwa-from the opposition Forum for Democratic Change-FDC party, and two independent candidates; Muhammad Bismarck Bidondole and Alex Brandon Kintu.
17:48
17:48

Parliament Sets Terms for Nalufenya Probe torture of suspects 1 1

In her letter to Jovah Kamateeka, the Human Rights Committee Chairperson, the Clerk to Parliament Jane Kibirige lists six terms of reference for the committee, key among them is to establish the legal status Nalufenya Police facility especially in regards to holding suspects.
07:42
07:42

EALA Candidates Question Ballot Paper Arrangement ballot papers 1 3

A section of candidates contesting for the East African Legislative Assembly EALA seats are complaining about the arrangement of their names on the ballot papers to be used for todays election. The candidates, mostly Independent, say the arrangement of the names is intended to benefit their counterparts attached to political parties.
16:56
16:56

Parliament Rejects FDC Move to Withdraw Turinawe from EALA Race ingrid turinawe 4 1

The Clerk to Parliament Jane Kibirige has rejected a letter from the Forum for Democratic Change FDC party withdrawing the candidature of Ingrid Turinawe from the East African Legislative Assembly EALA race. Kibirige says Muntus letter contravenes Rule 7 2 of the parliament Rules of Procedure that requires a withdrawal letter from the EALA race to be signed by both the nominee personally and the secretary general of the party which nominated him or her.
07:19
07:19

EALA Verification Committee Confirms 47 for Race eala race 1

Parliaments verification committee has confirmed 47 candidates to compete for the nine seats in the East African Legislative Assembly EALA.
06:53
06:53

48 Nominated in East African Legislative Assembly Race eala nominations 2 1

According to a roadmap issued by the Clerk to Parliament, the Speaker of Parliament will appoint a verification committee on February 14 to verify the nominated candidates and later submit their names to the clerk for display. The successful candidates will only hold open campaigns on polling day.
18:28
18:28

Parliament: We Have Not Received Petition On Office Space yampe limited

Yampe Limited is among three unsuccessful companies, which had bid for the two-year cotract, which was eventually won by Meera Investments Limited, owned by city tycoon Sudhir Ruparelia.
06:55
06:55

Company Petitions Parliament Over Office Space Bid yampe limited

Tycoon Sudhir Ruparellias Meera Investments was evaluated as the best bidder for the procurement requirements, which include the building being in close proximity to parliament. Its rent quotation was 4.5 billion Shillings for Queen Chambers at Parliament Avenue.
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18:26

Works Ministry Okays Shudhir's Building for MP Offices ministry of works 1

In the letter, Alex Okello, the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Works says that the building that is located on Parliament Avenue is structurally safe for occupation.
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18:50

Clerk Recalls Parliament plenary sitting 1

The parliament commission is expected to table government business that the 10th parliament is to deliberate on in the first session.
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16:41

MP Files Notice Of Appeal To Parliament election 2016 1 4

On Wednesday, Justice Vincent nullified the election of the legislator, saying his name Wakayima Musoke Nsereko doesnt appear on the voters register following an application filed by his rival, Robert Kasule Ssebunya.
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