|Parliament has set up its Covid 19- National Taskforce that will work with government to oversee the on going response to stem the spread of the deadly pandemic that has left close to one thousand Ugandans dead .|
The MPs will also coordinate the overall interventions of the Regional Parliamentary Taskforce Teams. the Parliamentary Covid -19 Taskforce will be led by Hon. Abdu Katuntu-MP Bugweri County assisted by Hon. Dan Atwijukire-MP, Kazo County, Hon. Agnes Kunihira-MP, Workers, Hon. Bernard Odoi-MP, Youth Eastern, Hon. Anna Adeke-MP, Soroti City, and Hon. Dicksons Kateshumbwa MP, Sheema Municipality
Parliamentary COVID-19 Taskforce will be comprised of Regional Teams whose responsibility shall be to oversee the COVID-19 response interventions in the specific Sub-Regions. Regional Taskforce Coordination Team includes – Hon. Dr. Michael Bukenya, MP-Chairperson and Hon. Dr. Charles Ayume, MP- Vice Chairperson
*WESTERN TEAM has . Hon. Dr. Joseph Ruyonga-MP, Hoima West Division,(Regional Team Leader),. Hon. Dr. Elisha Rutahigwa-MP, RukungiriMunicipality,. Hon. Dan Atwijukire-MP, Kazo, . Hon. Josephine Bebona-MP, Bundibugyo District,. Hon. Florence Asiimwe-MP, Masindi District,. Hon. Dr. Nicholas T. Kamara-MP, Kabale Municipality,. Hon. Francis Mwijukye-MP, Buhweju County,. Hon. Nyakato Asinasi-MP Hoima City
1. Hon. Dr. Charles Ayume-MP, Koboko Municipality,(Regional Team Leader)2. Hon. Dr. Samuel Opio Acuti-MP, Kole North County3. Hon. George Didi Bhoka-MP, Obongi County4. Hon Dr. Lilian Aber-MP, Kitgum District5. Hon. Charles Onen-MP, Laroo-pece Division6. Hon. Jonathan Odur-MP, Erute South County7. Hon. Ojara Mpenduzi-MP, Bardege-LayibiDivision8. Hon. Faith Nakut Loru-MP, Napak District9. Hon. Emmanuel Ongiertho -MP, Jonam County10. Hon. Jimbricky N. Ochero-MP, Labwor County
*EASTERN TEAM* 1. Hon. Dr. Emmanuel O. Otalla-MP, West BudamaCounty South(Regional TeamLeader)2. Hon. Dr. Patrick Mutono-MP, Butebo County3. Hon. Dr. Timothy Batuwa -MP, Jinja SouthDivision West4. Hon. Milton Muwuma-MP, Kigulu County South5. Hon. Jonathan Ebwalu-MP, Soroti West Division6. Hon. Margaret Makhoha-MP, Namayingo District7. Hon. Pamela Kamugo-MP, Budaka District8. Hon. J. B. Nambeshe-MP. Manjiya County9. Hon. Karim Masaba-MP, Industrial Division,Mbale
*CENTRAL TEAM* 1. Hon. Dr. Michael Bukenya-MP, Bukuya County(Regional Team Leader)2. Hon. Dr. Lulume Bayiga-MP, Buikwe South3. Hon. Nakazibwe Hope-MP, Mubende District4. Hon. Pauline Kemirembe-MP, Lyantonde District5. Hon. Fortunate H. Nantongo-MP, Kyotera District6. Hon. Michael Kakembo-MP, Entebbe Municipality7. Hon. David Kabanda-MP, Kasambya County8. Hon. Charles Tebandeke-MP, Bbale County9. Hon. Joseph G. Ssewungu-MP, Kalungu West.