President Museveni has named an expanded cabinet after creating new ministries. Opposition politician Betty Kamya of the Uganda Federal Alliance now becomes Minister for the Kampala Capital City Authority.
Janet Museveni replaces Jessica Alupo as Minister of Education and Sports.
32 have been dropped from the cabinet among them Jim Muhwezi, Fred Omach and Dr. Crispus Kiyonga and Professor Tokodri Tagboa.
Ahead of the budget reading on Wednesday, the president has retained Matia Kasaija as Minister of Finance.