THIS WEEK: MPs call for disciplining Minister Namuganza
Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Bukono MP and Lands State Minister Persis Namuganza who first came under the spot light when she publicly quarreled with ICT state Minister Aidah Nantaba was on Mar. 09 kicked out of the Busoga Parliamentary caucus for insulting and alleging that speaker Rebecca Kadaga wanted to murder her.
The 13 MPs who called for criminal proceedings against the Minister said her conduct was unbecoming and that she was now banned from conducting any activities in the Busoga region apart from her constituency.
She had recently called on her supporters to lynch the Kyabazinga and the speaker at a social function held in her Bukono constituency.
Apart from that, the Minister is also said to have taken to social media to attack the people of Kamuli – Kadaga constituents that they are unhygienic.
On Mar.12, the NRM National Vice Chairperson for Eastern Uganda Mike Mukula wrote to the president to intervene in the matter which he says hails from a conflict surrounding the Kyabazingaship.