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Parliament moves to better primary schools’ infrastructure

Parliament moves to better primary schools’ infrastructure

Speaker Rebecca Kadaga has announced plans by Parliament to concentrate on infrastructural improvement at primary schools. At a fundraiser for Rwemiyenje Primary School in Rwampara County, Mbarara district, Kadaga said attention must be paid to structures in primary schools. “We have not quite addressed the infrastructural challenges at primary schools. We should bring a motion […]

“Women are the base of society”- President Museveni

President Yoweri Museveni has said that women are the base of society and, therefore, should not be marginalized. Museveni made the remarks during the celebrations to mark International Women’s Day held at Busuubizi Core Primary Teachers’ College in Mityana district. This year’s theme is “Empowerment of Rural Women and Girls: Opportunities and Challenges.” President Museveni […]

Uganda Parliament honours Janan Luwuum

Uganda Parliament honours Janan Luwuum

Legislators across the political divide on Tuesday, 31st March 2015 paid tribute to the late Archbishop Janan Luwum who was murdered on 16th February 1977 during President Idi Amin’s regime. This followed a Motion moved by the Prime Minister, Ruhakana Rugunda at a Sitting of Parliament chaired by the Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Jacob Oulanyah. […]

Justice Kanyeihamba wants government to honour late Kayiira

Justice Kanyeihamba wants government to honour late Kayiira Justice G. W Kanyeihamba has today barred the secrets on the crevasse of his mind. Justice Kanyeihamba says that the government should recognize Late Andrew Kayiira (he was a military man and a member of the Democratic Party) for his work in the liberation struggle. While he […]

Parliament pays tribute to Prof. Dani Nabudere

Parliament has paid tribute to the late Professor Dani Wadada Nabudere who passed on last Wednesday. The motion to pay tribute to the late academician and renowned politician was moved by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for East African Community Affairs  Eriya Kategaya. His motion was seconded by Leader of the Opposition Nandala Mafabi and Minister […]

Ben Kiwanuka to be remembered

Benedicto Kiwanuka (May 1922 – September 22, 1972) will be remembered by the Democratic Party mid next year according to sources sitting on DP National Executive Council. Kiwanuka is one of the founder members of DP and among the leaders who led the country in the transition between colonial British rule and independence. Kiwanuka was reportedly […]

Dr. Kizza Besigye says Idi AMin was better President than Museveni’s 25 years

The Inter-Party cooperation Presidential flag bearer Kiiza Besigye who is currently campaigning in West Nile has said that the 25 years of President Museveni on power as time wasted. While addressing rallies in West Nile (Arua and surrounding districts) Besigye said that Museveni’s legacy shall be corruption and nepotism. On comparing the government of Late […]