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US ambassador asks donors to exert pressure on south Sudan if refugee crisis is to reduce.

US ambassador asks donors to exert pressure on south Sudan if refugee crisis is to reduce.

By Ssebuliba Samuel The unites states Ambassador to Uganda Deborah Malac has asked all donor communities to exerts pressure on worrying parties in south Sudan if refugee crisis is to reduce. Speaking during the ongoing solidarity summit on refugee at Munyonyo, Malac said ...

David Kugonza

June 23rd, 2017

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Finance minister to answer allegations of supposed arrogance towards parliamentary committees

Finance minister to answer allegations of supposed arrogance towards parliamentary committees

By Moses Kyeyune Parliament has committed the minister of Finance Matia Kasaija to the committee on Rules, Discipline and privileges over contempt. The directive by the Speaker Rebecca Kadaga follows several complaints from members about the minister’s supposed arrogance ...

David Kugonza

June 23rd, 2017

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Internal Affairs Minister cautions public against paying for express passports

Internal Affairs Minister cautions public against paying for express passports

Internal Affairs Minister Gen Jeje Odongo has cautioned the public against paying for express passports, fearing that many could be conned of their hard earned money. Gen Odongo made the call on the floor of Parliament last evening where he was explaining the shortage of ...

David Kugonza

June 22nd, 2017

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Oil bonanza money final report to be debated today

Oil bonanza money final report to be debated today

By Moses Kyeyune Parliament’s Committee on Commissions, Statutory Authority and State Enterprises is today expected to present to Parliament, its final report on the oil bonanza money. The report was carried forward from yesterday to allow Members of Parliement enough time ...

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June 22nd, 2017

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UN Chief visits Imvempi refugee settlement camp

UN Chief visits Imvempi refugee settlement camp

By Benjamin Jumbe The UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres is set to visit Imvepi refugee settlement camp in Arua district. The Secretary General is in the country to Co-host the Uganda Solidarity Summit on refugees with President Yoweri Museveni which opens in Kampala ...

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June 22nd, 2017

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