Speaker Oulanyah unwell, admitted in American hospital’ - Deputy Speaker confirms
Oulanyah arrived in the Washington State’s largest city of Seattle on Friday aboard a chartered Uganda Airlines flight UR 2, plane registration number 5x-NIL.
In a statement released by Parliament speaker Anitah Among, she confirmed tjay SpeakerJacob Oulanyah has been unwell for the last two weeks and is out of the country.
This pronouncement answers the mystery that has been surrounding the speaker’s absence from chairing parliamentary sessions since last year.
Among further said the speaker was admitted at Mulago national referral hospital for two weeks before being flown out of the country in advice of his personal doctors.
‘Friday, 4th February 2022, the Rt Hon. Oulanyah travelled out of the country,
We pray for his speedy and complete recovery.’ She added
Last week the internet was awash with news of Speaker of Parliament, Jacob Oulanyah flown to the United States for specialized medical care.
It is believed President Museveni ordered for his immediate medical evacuation after days of hospitalization.
According to an article published by Chimp reports, the Speaker has a swelling that handicapped his food and water intake for a number of days.
News reaching our desk indicates that Oulanyah arrived in the Washington State’s largest city of Seattle on Friday aboard a chartered Uganda Airlines flight UR 2, plane registration number 5x-NIL.
Oulanyah last chaired Parliament last year on November 24 and has since not appeared in any public function, sparking the rumors about his health.
Parliament on June 22, 2021 dismissed the allegations that the Speaker was bedridden at a medical facility.
A picture was released by the Speaker and Obore showing the former working from home.
A photo was posted showing the speaker apparently working from home was