Is an essential element of modern society because it’s through a free media that the organs of the state i.e. the executive, the legislature and the judiciary can be subjected to scrutiny
Left Mr.Mukasa Mulindwa HRNJ-Uganda Board Chairman looks on as Mr.Haruna Kanabi the executive secretary independent media council of Uganda launching the PFI Annual report
New Regulations for Media Council Passed
Media Council of Uganda is set to be more effective with the New Regulations under the Press and Journalist Act, Cap. 105. The Regulations signed by Minister of Information and National Guidance Hon. Namayanja Rose Nsereko were gazetted on 10th February 2014 in a bid to make the Council more effective and improve on the Professional conduct of Journalists and Mass Media practitioners.
Mr.Haruna Kanabi handing over the PFI Annual report to Mr.Richard Mugisha a representative from OSIEA
Opposition also rigs elections – EC In the last one week, the opposition has levelled harsh criticism at the Electoral Commission for its handling of past elections which they say were stolen by the ruling NRM.