The MPs urged Museveni to assent to the bill since in passing it, Parliament wanted to avoid monopoly, protectionism and favoritism so that the market forces can play out.
In Parliament on Tuesday, the Speaker, Rebecca Kadaga expressed disgust at the government’s decision to hold the NRM Parliamentary Caucus retreat in the course of Parliament business.
The Bill which was moved by Kabale Municipality MP Andrew Aja Baryayanga more than a month ago is currently before the Legal and Parliamentary Affairs committee for scrutiny before it is presented to Parliament for the second reading.
More than 50 percent of the budget request will go to the Ministry of Defence for classified expenditures.
The report specifically mentions Ben Ssekabira, then director Commercial Banking at BOUwho was the agent of the liquidator/ receiver of the three defunct banks – International Credit Bank, Greenland Bank and Co-operative Bank plus Justine…