KAMPALA– The Parliamentary appoints committe has approved the Kakumiro district woman MP Robinah Nabbanja to serve as the Prime Minister of Uganda replacing Dr Ruhakana Rugunda Ndugu.
“I will work hard to ensure that every Ugandan is served equally irrespective of their status” said Nabbanja shortly after approval.
Nabbanja becomes the first woman to serve in this capacity from Uganda’s history.
The Motion to support Nabbanja’s appointment was moved by the Kinkiizi East MP who is also the Minister designate of ICT and National Guidance Dr Chris Baryomunsi who said that Uganda was proud of having a female Prime Minister which also supports aRTICLE 33 OF THE cONSTITUTION.
The motion was supported by Betty Amongi.
The 11th Parliament chaired by the deputy speaker Anita Among is vetting Ministerial appointments made by the President among who include the chief whip and the Minister of Finance.