Paula Turyahikayo, the Chairperson of Information, Communication and Technology Committee, says the committee will handle the Data Protection and Privacy bill 2016 immediately after the budgeting process.
Residents says despite going to the Divisions several times, some of the have failed to get their national IDs. They worry that the conduct of officials and the long queues may discourage other people from picking theirs.
Abdul Nsubuga, a technocrat at the National ID registration headquarters in Kololo says they are standing at 15.2 million registered Ugandans and that figure is what they have at their servers in Kololo. He explains that the research firm was simply estimating he says in the first three months, they had registered up to 14.8 million Ugandans and with the remaining time, they have been able to add an extra 400,000 people.