The Speaker of Parliament Anita Among has threatened to start writing warning letters to legislators who continuously abscond from Parliament.
In a terse statement yesterday, Among said it is “embarrassing and unfortunate to see that some legislators neither attend parliamentary sitting nor do they attend committee sittings.”
Such legislators according to speaker are neither present in their constituencies of representation.
She said she is going to start issuing warning letters to legislators who skip the House.
Among also directed all legislators to start clocking in and out on the biometric system of Parliament and implored committee chairpersons to start registering all legislators that attend sittings
Some MPs said the speaker’s move was ill advised while others welcomed it.
Emphasizes Peace as a prerequisite for growth in the four sectors of Commercial agriculture, Industry, Services, and ICT.
President Yoweri Museveni was on hand to witness the graduation of the 1st batch of the necessary unified forces of the Republic of South Sudan as UGANDA is one of the guarantors of the South Sudan peace deal.
This follows the Entebbe Tripartite agreement of November 2019 in which a cessation of hostilities & a transition process towards general elections within South Sudan was set in motion.
The graduation of cadets is a very symbolic will of the leadership and the people of South Sudan to work together in bringing stability and lasting peace to South Sudan.
Speaking at the graduation, President Museveni placed emphasis on the need to have peace in order to develo...
August 30, 2022 By Nation Times Reporter
The Supreme Court has ordered a recount of presidential votes in 15 polling stations across the country.
The exercise is scheduled to begin this afternoon at an undisclosed location and will take 48 hours to scrutinize the votes.
The exercise is expected to end on Thursday at 2 pm and a report filed in court.
Each party shall be represented by two agents during the exercises and they shall at times be under the supervision of the Registrar of the Supreme Court and her staff.
The Registrar shall file her report by 5 pm on September 1, 2022, and avail copies to all parties.
The polling stations include Nandi Hills and Sinendeti Primary School in Nandi, Belgut, Kapsuser and Chepkutum Primary Schools in Kericho County; Jomvi, Mikindani and Ministry of ...
JAVIRA SEBWAMI AND REMMY ASITEZA HAVE BEEN ARRESTED, BOOKED FOR OBTAINING MONEY BY MENACE, BLACKMAIL, EXTORTION, MALICE AND SPREADING FALSEHOOD AGAINST HAM TOWERS
The police have arrested two Fraudsters involved in Obtaining Money by Menace, Extortion, Malice, Defamation and Spreading Falsehood against Ham Towers and recovered 4 millions Blackmail ransom Trophy from them today.
The suspects identified as JAVIRA SEBWAMI the founder of UGSTANDARD.COM and REMMY ASITEZA of the DAILYEXPRESS.CO.UG have been booked under reference number: SD REF 53/29/8/2022 VIDE KIRA
In their Falseful defamous blackmail article: they falsely alleged that: "Tenants at Ham Towers want the National Building Review Board (NBRB) and KCCA to immediately conduct structural integrity of the mall— Falsely alleging conc...
By Muhimbise George
Following the death of Gen Elly Tumwine, a section of Ugandans on social media celebrated his death, many of which have been attributed to baganda. This may not be necessarily true as no study has been undertaken to prove it but neither can it be swept under the carpet!
Fast forward, it is unethical, immoral & backward for one to celebrate the death of the other. This is because the dead even when condemned doesn't have the means to defend himself, even when you attack him, tomorrow you could follow and when you celebrate the dead you hurt the family & friends who were not party to his deeds while alive. That's why culture doesn't allow celebrating death!
Assuming it's true that baganda celebrated the death of Tumwine, why them? Are they uncultured or immoral? D...