Isaiah Sasaga, the Budadiri East MP, a member of the committee, says that some of the appointees had missing documents. He says that others had varying names on their Ordinary and Advanced level certificates.
The Appointments Committee of Parliament has reportedly
queried the academic papers of three Ministerial appointees and asked them to
put their papers in order.
The three are part of close to 20 ministerial
nominees vetted between Monday and Tuesday.
Isaiah Sasaga, the Budadiri East MP, a member
of the committee, says that some of the appointees had missing documents.
that others had varying names on their Ordinary and Advanced level certificates.
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One of the appointees who was turned away because of inconsistence
in their names is Babirye Milly Babalanda whose
name appeared as Mariam Doka Babalanda on the cabinet list.
directed her to proof of her certificates from the Uganda National Examinations
Board (UNEB), which she did on Tuesday.
The examination body clarified that Babirye
Milly Babalanda indeed attained the Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) award
in 2017 from Makerere Day and Adult evening school.
The Principal Private Secretary to the President,
Kenneth Omona also wrote to the Clerk to Parliament clarifying that the
appointee was actually Babirye Milly Babalanda and not Mariam Doka Babalanda as
earlier mention on the cabinet list.