The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has set up a
team to investigate sexual harassment allegations of female personal assistants
to Members of Parliament.
On Monday members of the Uganda Parliamentarians, Personal and
Research Assistants Association composed of 150 members presented a petition to
the speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga over poor working conditions and
Diana Kembabazi, a member said several female personal assistants are
They pleaded for the speaker's intervention on the
In an interview, Kadaga said that she has formed a committee of senior women to
investigate the matter. She, however, refused to disclose the names of the committee
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According to the personal assistants, the younger girls especially those in
higher institutions of learning and from colleges are most affected.