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Bobi wine & other MPs trolled for attending 39 seatings out...

More than 100 lawmakers have been listed as perpetual absentees from meetings that were scheduled in Parliament between the month of July...

“Am a General, the Parliament nor the committee have been fair...

Parliament yesterday adopted a report recommending that the Minister for Security, Gen. Elly Tumwine, be reprimanded for verbally and emotionally assaulting the...

Minister in Hotsoup over 1.3Billion land sale fraudulent

The State House Anti- Corruption Unit (SHACU) is probing the Bufumbira County South Member of Parliament and former minister, Sam Kwizera Bitangaro,...

Parliament discovers shocking details at ISO safe houses in Kyengera and...

The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, directed the House’s human rights committee to investigate allegations of torture in two safe houses in...

Gov’t clears air on Army and Police voting 5 days earlier

The Attorney General (AG) has cleared the air on the proposed electoral reforms, saying none of the five Bills tabled before Parliament...

“You have no power to increase your salaries & allowances” MPs...

MPs have no powers to increase their salaries and other emoluments without going through the Government, the Supreme Court has ruled.

Tumwine attacks parliament- “I can do anything to you, even your...

A bitter exchange among lawmakers yesterday ended with Parliament unanimously demanding that the security minister, Gen. Elly Tumwine, appears...

Museveni gives his Final verdict on the UTL Saga

President Yoweri Museveni has said any decision involving the process of identifying a suitable investor in the effort to revamp Uganda Telecom (UTL) should...

“Leaders hide wealth obtained from corruption in names of children, spouses”...

The Leadership Code Act was amended two years ago, removing a provision providing for politicians to declare the assets and liabilities of their spouses...

NRM caucas throws out opposition’s bill on voting Parliament leaders

The National Resistance Movement (NRM) caucus yesterday voted to throw out the Administration of Parliament Bill, 2019, saying it weakens the essence...

Kiira Motors fail to account for sh24b car assembly plant

Legislators on the parliamentary committee of science, technology and innovation last week quizzed Kiira Motors Corporation (KMC) officials to account for sh24b released for...

Munyagwa Summoned to court over Fraud

The Anti-Corruption Court has, for the second time issued criminal summons against Kawempe South MP Mubarak Munyagwa, who is accused of soliciting and receiving...

Cooperative Bank owners demand accountability of assets from BOU

Almost 20 years down the road since Co-operative Bank was closed, shareholders and directors say they have since not had access to the evaluation...

FDC rejects Govts move to elect leader of Opposition

Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) has rejected the new Bill that seeks to provide for the election of the Leader of Opposition...

NBC was illegally closed, say Mbabazi, Rukikaire

Six years since the National Bank of Commerce (NBC) was closed, the stakeholders and directors believe the Central Bank acted outside the...

Public parliament raps govt on graft

Members of the public have attributed the increased poor service delivery by local governments to corruption and embezzlement of public funds by government officials....

Govt to assess OTT impact & its failures

MPs on the ICT committee have directed the ministry to furnish Parliament with an assessment report on the impact of social media tax on...

Opposition MPs want govt to scrap A’level saying it is unnecessary

Opposition MPs have called for abolition of the advanced level (A’level) of education, saying it is unnecessary. They want A’level to be replaced by...

EC may fail to conduct general election due to lack of...

The Electoral Commission (EC) has said t they do not have funds to conduct elections in the newly created districts, sub-counties and...

Opposition, Kadaga agree on what’s next for Katuntu’s and Among

The Leader of Opposition in Parliament, Betty Aol Ocan and Speaker Rebecca Kadaga have agreed to have Abdu Katuntu’s term of office as chairperson...

Lawyer accuses Bagyenda of lying to COSASE

A top law firm has appeared to contradict the former executive director of supervision for commercial banks at Bank of Uganda (BoU), Justine Bagyenda’s...

Parliament to recognize Miss World Africa

Parliament will recognize Miss World Africa Quiin Abenakyo for being crowned Miss World Africa in the 68th Miss World contest held in...

How Lukwago, Kamya, mayors lost in new KCCA Bill

MPs on the sectoral committee on Presidential Affairs have made several recommendations that left the main protagonists in the city politics losing out on...

MPs back trimming of Kampala Lord Mayor’s powers

Parliament’s presidential affairs committee has backed various changes to the Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) law which, among other things, seeks to trim the...

Government unveils 34 Trillion 2019 budget

The Government has finalized the formulation of the draft budget (Budget Framework Paper) for the 2019/2020 financial year, with greater priority being given to...

Stop blocking Bobi Wine’s music concerts, MPs tell govt

Legislators on both the NRM and Opposition sides on Thursday vehemently opposed the stopping of Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi’s (Bobi Wine) concerts, calling...

Kadaga asks LOP to extend COSASE term

As an inquiry by the parliamentary committee on commissions, statutory authorities and state enterprises (COSASE) into alleged irregularities in the closure of seven commercial...

COSASE saga : Katuntu not willing to handover to Munyagwa

This week, the change in the chairmanship and the deputy to the COSASE committee has caused mixed reactions from the public some saying FDC...

Bobi Wine Music promoters petition parliament to warn the police before...

Yesterday, the speaker of the Ugandan Parliament, Rt Hon Rebecca Alitwala Kadaga met music promoters and events managers who petitioned Parliament over police action...

What’s next ?? Is the Government right to fear Bobi and...

Hon Kyagulanyi was asked whether Parliament was his last hope? Parliament is not my last hope. There is hope everywhere. The Prime Minister, Dr....

Kasekende wants MP Odonga Otto’s to be punished

Bank of Uganda deputy governor Louis Kasekende has written to the Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, demanding that disciplinary action be taken against Odonga...

Rugunda summoned over Bobi Wine shows

The Tenth Parliament has lawyers, doctors and businessmen juggling their duties as lawmakers with their professions and trade without much ado. In his plea to...

BOU Saga : MPs demand accountability for sh478b

MPs investigating the closure of seven defunct banks have asked Bank of Uganda (BOU) to account for sh478b that was purportedly injected...

Global Trust Bank owners want compensation

Senior officials from the now defunct Global Trust Bank(GTB) that was closed by the central bank have demanded compensation for the losses...

‘M7 can’t be trusted ‘ MPs want Kutesa to be investigated...

A section of lawmakers have made a strident case for the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Sam Kutesa to be investigated by a...

Bobi Wine, Parliament & Government disagree on Lusanja evictions

The fate of over 1,000 people that were two months ago evicted from Lusanja following a process Attorney General (AG) William Byaruhanga...

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