days after a ruling Member of Parliament went for a retreat in Kyankwanzi, the opposition
MPs are also meeting to come up with strategies of countering the ruling party.
Led by leader of Opposition, Betty Aol Achan,
the members of the shadow cabinet are camping at Imperial Golf hotel, Entebbe
for two days.
in this meeting that the opposition has accused the technical staff attached to
their offices in Parliament of spying on them in the favour of the ruling
Municipality Member of Parliament Betty Nambooze said NRM with its greed and
selfishness hires its cadres to work in Opposition offices hence requiring them
to leak their information in order to frustrate their efforts.
we should be able to kick off the government spies from our offices,” she
opposition also claimed that some technical staff attached to accountability
committees of parliament doctor reports in favour of the ruling party.
also added that for any person to serve in technical office as a clerk to a
committee or a clerk to the leader of opposition, one must be in opposition
Obongi County Member of Parliament, Hon Fungaroo Kaps Hassan said the
opposition does not have equal share of time given by the speaker to debate on
the floor of parliament.
is need to balance the time given to opposition, we must convince the house,” he
Member of Parliament for Isingiro South, Alex Byarugaba dismissed the claim
saying it’s not true
not unfair statement regarding to the time allocated to each of us, when its
three minutes, its three minutes are you are timed, NRM Members of Parliament speak
more because they are many,” he opined.