Meteorological Authority urged to provide accurate forecasts

Members of Parliament on the Natural Resources Committee have tasked the Uganda National Meteorological Authority (UNMA) to provide factual weather forecasts so as to support Uganda's agriculture.

The Committee chaired by Hon. Keefa Kiwanuka noted …

Kadaga urges gov’t on alternative energy

The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has called on government to support communities with alternative sources of energy saying this will reduce pressure on forests.

Kadaga said that use of alternatives to charcoal and firewood …

Rising cases of mental health, stigma worries MPs

The Committee on Health has listed stigma, poverty and drug abuse as leading contributors to the country's mental health challenges.

This was contained in the Committee's report on the Mental Health Bill 2014, which the …

Bankers opposed to NITA-U controlling private data

Bankers have rejected a proposal to have the National Information Technology Authority manage private data of their clients.

Officials from Bank of Uganda and the Uganda Bankers Association, who appeared before the Parliament Committee on …

Bankers opposed to NITA-U controlling private data

Bankers have rejected a proposal to have the National Information Technology Authority manage private data of their clients.

Officials from Bank of Uganda and the Uganda Bankers Association, who appeared before the Parliament Committee on …