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CSO petition for salary cuts for all MPs dodging parliamentary sittings

CSO petition for salary cuts for all MPs dodging parliamentary sittings

Civil society organizations under the Anti corruption coalition Uganda have petitioned the parliamentary commission headed by speaker Kadaga calling it to cut the salaries of all those MPs who dodge parliamentary sittings. In a petition they handed over to one of the parliamentary commissioners also Bukedea women MP Rose Akol by executive director of the […]

Mbabazi, Janet Museveni reschedule meeting MPs over OPM scandal

Uganda’s first lady, Janet Museveni also minister for Karamoja Affairs says she is ready to appear before the public accounts committee of parliament. The committee is currently investigating the mismanagement of the PRDP funds in the office of the prime minister. This comes after members of this committee disagreed on whether or not she should […]

Kadaga warns MPs on absenteeism and coming late

The Speaker Rebecca Kadaga has called for regular attendance and effective time management by the legislators. This she says will help reduce the heavy backlog which has affected the parliamentary Calendar. In her opening remarks as Parliament reopened on Tuesday, Kadaga observed that a lot of business scheduled for completion by the end of the […]

MPs are divided over the summoning of the First Lady Jnet Museveni

Members of parliament have disagreed over the summoning of the minister for Karamoja and First Lady Janet Museveni by the Public Accounts Committee. The committee is considering summoning the first lady after she was named in the Auditor General’s Report among the people who allegedly used PRDP funds for private travels to Israel. The report […]

MPs inist on investigation into alleged poisoning of politicians

Members of Parliament are demanding for an independent commission of inquiry into the alleged poisoning of politicians to allay people’s fears. Kyadondo East MP Ibrahim Ssemuju Nganda and Mukono Municipality MP Betty Nambooze say that something should be done about the current threat of poisoning if leaders and Ugandans are to feel safe in this […]

Human Rights Activists call for immediate release of arrested MPs

Human rights defenders are calling for the immediate release of MPs arrested on Monday. MPs Mohamed Nsereko and Chris Baryomunsi were arrested on Monday over allegedly making false utterances about the death of Former Butalejja Woman Mp Cerinah Nebanda. The executive director of foundation for human rights Initiative Livingstone Ssewanyana says detention beyond 48 hours […]

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