KAMPALA — Diminutive legislator Mathias Mpuuga has been selected to be the Leader of Opposition (LOP) in the 11th Parliament by the National Unity Platform (NUP)
John Baptist Nambeshe will be the Chief Opposition Whip while Nakawa West MP Joel Ssenyonyi has been sent to the chair the Committee on Commissions, Statutory Authorities and Government Enterprises.
The NUP Secretary General Lawis Rubongoya announced the nascent NUP strong team on Friday.
He said the party has consistently informed the country that it will take leadership positions available to it and use them to advance the struggle for freedom and democracy in Uganda.
Accordingly , he added that NUP has continued the leadership of the minority ity side in the 11th Parliament of Uganda as below:
Here is a full list
Leader of Opposition — Mathias Mpuuga — Nyendo Mukungwe Masaka City
Opposition Chief Whip — John Baptist Nambeshe — Manjiya County
Deputy Chief Whip — Kyebakutika Manjeri —Jinja City Woman MP
Commissioner of Parliament — Francis Zaake Butebi — Mityana Municipality
Chairperson Public Accounts Committee — Medard Lubega Ssegona — Busiro East
Vice Chairperson Public Accounts Committee — Asuman Basalirwa — Bugiri Municipality
Chairperson COSASE — Joel Ssenyonyi — Nakawa West
Chairperson Government Assurances — Betty Nambooze Bakireke — Mukono Municipality.
Vice Chairperson Government Assurances — Joseph Ssewungu —Kalungu County West
Chairperson Local Government Accounts Committee — Ojara Martin Mapenduzi — Bardeg-Laybi Constituency Gulu District
Vice Chairperson Local Government Accounts Committee — Paulson Luttamaguzi Ssemakula — Nakaseke South Constituency
Representative Pan African Parliament — Patrick Nsamba Oshabe — Kassanda County North
Representative Commonwealth Parliament Association — David Kalwanga Lukyamuzi — Busujju County
Representative Inter Parliamentary Union — Flavia Kalule Nabagabe — Kassanda District Woman MP.
Parliamentary Pension Fund — Aisha Kabanda — Butambala Woman MP