Parliament is sitting this Thursday morning to consider motions for the approval of the new Vice President and Prime Minister.
President Yoweri Museveni has dropped 38 ministers in the new cabinet that was announced on Tuesday evening.
President Yoweri Museveni has revealed how he is soon releasing the new cabinet.
Over 300 NRM MPs are this afternoon expected to meet at Kololo Ceremonial Grounds to elect Members who will sit on various parliamentary committees.
Speaker of Parliament, Jacob Oulanyah has urged the Members of the 11th Parliament to conduct business with dignity and respect for each other.
Minister of Gender, Labour and Social Development, Frank Tumwebaze and State Minister for Health (General Duties), Joyce Moriku are among the 22 NRM MPs who have been nominated to sit in the Parliamentary Appointments Committee.
Press release: Five Members of Parliament have been sworn in to join the Pan African Parliament representing Uganda at the continental institution based in Midrand, South Africa.
Bukedea Woman MP Anita Annet Among has claimed a landslide victory to become Deputy Speaker of the 11th Parliament.
Anita Among trounced Kampala Central MP Muhammad Nsereko and Yusuf Nsibambi of Mawogola North to deputize Jacob Oulanyah who was earlier on elected Speaker.
Several roads leading to Parliament will not be accessible to the public as MPs’ swearing-in ceremony commences Monday, May 17, 2021.
About 130 MPs-elect are expected to be sworn on Monday in the alphabet order of their names in a ceremony that will end on Thursday.
The State House has confirmed the new date for the first sitting of the 11th Parliament where MPs will elect their Speaker and Deputy Speaker.