Ugandan Parliament Fails to Pass Oil Bill Yet Again


Speaker Rebecca Kadaga sneaked out of parliament as debate on the oil bill span out of control and regular parliament procedures were forgotten. The fiercely divided legislators failed to pass the oil bill despite it's presidential publication.

VIDEO: No Vote on Uganda's Oil Bill

Members of Parliament today failed to vote on the oil bill, after opposition Mps and some NRM Mps opposed the voting and instead calling for further ... see more »

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Photo: New Vision

Parliament fails to pass oil bill.

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