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11:32
11:32

Nakapiritpirit Leaders Divided Over New Chekwi Constituency affirmative action 3

Kadama are a minority community of Nakapiripirt district in Karamoja sub region. They live around Mount Kinei in the far East of district bordering Amudat as well as Kenya. According to Hon. Esther Anyakun, the Woman MP Nakapiripirit, the community needs affirmative representation in the parliament through their own constituency in order to address political representation.
10:55
10:55

Wakiso Needs UGX 40B to Link Bussi Island to Mainland area 4 1 Top story

Bussi Island, which is 10kilometers away from Entebbe town, remains secluded and visibly detached from the rest of Wakiso district because of poor physical infrastructure and lack of proper transport means.
16:21
16:21

Hearing Impairment: Ogwang Scores Sufficient Points for Gov’t Scholarship Uganda 1 1 Top story

Charles Owilli Adur, Deputy Head teacher Wakiso Secondary School, who also has a hearing impairment, observes that from day one Ogwang was determined as he was focused on his lifelong desire of attaining university education. “For a special needs student to break all the barriers this is great news.
19:13
19:13

Government Sponsorships Favour Male Students –Mak Professors education 6 2 Top story

They argue that that the affirmative action policy which awarded 1.5 bonus points to girls qualifying to enter public universities, remains insufficient to address equity issues, especially in science-related courses. As a result, they say, the current government merit scholarship for students in higher education is heavily bent in favour of male students.
14:45
14:45

Kadaga Should Retire as MP In 2021-Kanyeihamba affirmative action 3

During debate on the provisions, there was a proposal to put an embargo on lifting of the affirmative action for UPDF, workers, women, youth and PWD representatives.
10:29
10:29

Kadaga Defends Affirmative Action Policy 3

There have been concerns that many women MPs have abused the affirmative action policy to stop others from benefiting.
18:01
18:01

Affirmative Action Eludes Indigenous Communities-Commission community 3 1

Medi Kaggwa, the Chairperson Uganda Human Rights Commission, says they have been monitoring the indigenous communities in mining areas to ensure that they benefit from the affirmative action.
17:10
17:10

Busongora King Pushes For Affirmative Action busongora kingdom

Of the six members of parliament from Kasese, only Boaz Kafuda, the Busongora South MP is a Musongora.
15:50
15:50

Women Plead for Affirmative Action, Want Counties Merged 3

Uganda Women's Network (UWONET), Center for Women in Governance (CEWIGO), Women's Democracy Network, and Action for Development (ACFODE) and Forum for Women in Democracy (FOWODE) jointly claim that the proposal, in line with article 32 of the Constitution, will provide gender parity for women and men in elective politics.
17:55
17:55

Women Activists Plot More Involvement in Decision Making Process affirmative action 3

Women activists are meeting for a three days dialogue in Kampala under the theme; “Making a Difference; Women Substantive Engagement in Governance and Decision Making”.
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