President Yoweri Museveni and Commander in Chief of the Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces (UPDF) has promoted and appointed two senior officers.
President Yoweri Museveni who is also the Commander in Chief of the armed forces has promoted 469 army officers to different ranks.
Relatedly, 28 junior and senior other officers have had their ranks confirmed.
The speaker of Parliament Anita Among has clashed with the prime Minister Robbinah Nabbanja over the 'Nyege Nyege’ festival.
Nyege Nyege Festival will go ahead as planned but under strict guidelines.
Prime Minister Robinah Nabbanja gave the festival a go-ahead on Wednesday, despite calls to cancel it on grounds of morality by Parliament.
The Uganda People's Defense Forces Commander Land Forces Lt Gen Muhoozi Kainerugaba has highlighted a number of achievements registered since a new team took over leadership at the UPDF Barracks in Bombo.
Pope Francis has privately met the Speaker of Parliament, Anita Among in Vatican, Rome on Tuesday.
The Attorney General Kiryowa Kiwanuka has tabled 7 Bills for Parliament’s consideration. Kiwanuka tabled the bills for first reading during the Tuesday plenary sitting that was chaired by Deputy Speaker Thomas Tayebwa.
President Yoweri Mueveni, who is also the Commander in Chief of the Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces (UPDF), has made several reshuffles and transfers in the Army.
Parliament has approved Government’s US$70 million loan request for the construction and equipping of Uganda Heart Institute (UHI) project.