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Kadaga Calls for Scrapping of Visas Across Africa

The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has called on African countries to abolish the issuance of visas to enable free movement of people across the continent. The free movement of persons, according to Kadaga, will facilitate Africans to ply their trade across the continent which is a prospective market. Reacting to the

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Speaker Kadaga Slams International Community Over Refugees

The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has criticized the international community for failing to make good their financial contributions to support refugees in Uganda as they had pledged during the Kampala Solidarity Summit on Refugees in 2017. Addressing the 10th Conference of Speakers of African Parliaments and Senates at the Pan-African

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Parliament to Investigate Gen. Elly Tumwine

The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has asked the House Committee on Rules to investigate Security Minister, Gen. Elly Tumwine, over comments he allegedly made disparaging Parliament. Bukonjo West County MP, Godfrey Katusabe, who raised the issue said that Gen. Tumwine made the comments when informed about the shoot-to-kill order following

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Speaker Kadaga Launches 2019 Rotary Cancer Run

The Speaker of Parliament, Rt. Hon. Rebecca Kadaga, has today launched the 8th edition of the Rotary Cancer Run by breaking the ground for the construction of bunkers needed for the installation of linear accelerators at Nsambya Hospital. A linear accelerator is a modern cancer treatment machine. “Through Rotary, we can

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Egypt to Open Industrial Park in Entebbe

The construction of an industrial park at the lakeside town of Entebbe is in final stages. The park, which is to be opened in July 2019, is a partnership between an Egyptian firm and the National Enterprise Corporation (NEC), the business wing of the Uganda People’s Defence Forces. According to the Deputy

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Speaker Kadaga Puts KCCA on Notice Over Harassing Vendors

Officials from Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) have been put on notice by the Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, over the persistent allegations of harassing vendors. Kadaga faulted KCCA over claims that it is dragging its feet on the renewal of their licenses, making them vulnerable to brutal arrests and crackdown

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Report Sexual Harassment, Speaker Kadaga Tells Employees

Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has called on female employees to report cases of sexual harassment. She noted that Section 7 of the Employment Act provides for reporting and handling of cases of sexual harassment at the workplace. “If there are people who are being harassed, let them write to me, then

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“Am Not in Critical Condition, I Hope to be Discharged Soon” – Speaker Kadaga

Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Alitwala Kadaga has refuted claims by some sections of the media that she is in critical condition and was transferred from Aga Khan Hospital in Nairobi to Spain. The speaker refuted the claims in a Sunday morning message via her Facebook page, where she revealed that she

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