The committee chaired by the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga will vet a total of 37 appointees today. Among them is Brig Ronnie Balya, the former Director General of the Internal Security Organisation ISO who was appointed Ugandas ambassador to Juba and former Kasese Municipality MP James Mbahimba.
Katumba was appointed to the position by president Yoweri Museveni following a reshuffle in the Uganda Peoples Defence Force-UPDF, which saw him replaced with Gen David Muhoozi.
Waiting in the VIP lounge at Parliament is Dr Crispus Kiyonga, Uganda's ambassador designate to Beijing China, Barbara Nekesa Oundo- the Ambassador designate to South Africa, and Phoebe Otaala, the ambassador to Nairobi-Kenya.
The committee chaired by the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga will vet a total of 12 appointees today. Among them is Brig Ronnie Balya, the former Director General of the Internal Security Organisation (ISO) who was appointed Uganda's ambassador to Juba, former Kasese Municipality MP James Mbahimba, and former legislators Rebecca Otengo Amuge, Ruth Aceng and Ocula Nyeko Michael.
Also to be vetted is former Democratic Party (DP) member Mohammed Kezaala.
Below is the full list of persons awaiting parliamentary approval.
|Name|| Position |
| Gen Edward Katumba Wamala || Minister of State for Works |
| Brig. Ronnie Balya || Ambassador to Juba |
| Hon. James Mbahimba || Ambassador to Kinshasa |
| Dr. Kiyonga Crispus || Ambassador to Beijing |
| Mr. Sam Maale || Ambassador to Cairo |
| Mr. Solomon Rutega || Ambassador to Guangzhou |
| Ms. Phoebe Otaala Awere || Ambassador to Nairobi |
| Hon. Rebecca Amuge Otengo || Ambassador to Addis Ababa |
| Hon. Ruth Aceng || Ambassador to Ottawa |
| Hon. Nekesa Barbara Oundo || Ambassador to South Africa |
| Hon. Ocula Michael || Deputy Ambassador |
| Mr. Mohammed Kezaala || Deputy Ambassador |