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I don’t regret receiving service award – Mpuuga 

Nyendo-Mukungwe legislator and Commissioner of Parliament Mathias Mpuuga during an interview at Parliament on November 24, 2023. PHOTO/DAVID LUBOWA

What you need to know:

  • Nyendo-Mukungwe MP and Commissioner of Parliament Mathias Mpuuga, has come under intense scrutiny after he received a service award of Shs500m. Monitor’s Elizabeth Kamurungi spoke to the former Leader of Opposition in Parliament (LoP), who harbours no regrets for his actions, and expresses views on the state of politics in his party, and the Museveni succession question.  Below are slightly edited excerpts of the interview.