The defense led by Turyamusiima asked the Court to first dispose of an application in which, the accused persons want the charges against them dismissed on grounds of torture and human rights violations.
The residents were evicted from a piece of land measuring 1,557 hectares after the late Prince Hebert Kimera Rwakiswaza who claimed to be the rightful owner of the land leased it to Hoima Sugar Ltd to set up a sugar plantation and factory.
Dr. Robert Kakuru, the Chairperson of Makerere University Academic Staff Association (MUASA), could barely find answers as to why a section of staff and students were deliberately kept away during celebrations.
Cars like Toyota Hiace commonly known as Drones or Super Custom are a common feature of clandestine security operations. The use of the used vehicles by government Ministries, Departments, and Agencies-MDAs raises eye borrows given the fact that has a policy of procuring zero mileage vehicles.
URN managed to gain access to Rugarama hospital and physically saw Mugyenyi on life support in the intensive care unit. The student was struggling to talk, unable to recognize people and support himself.
“Justice Kisaakye has now become a victim of the bullshit protocol. When they partook in sentencing Ivan Sebaduka and violating his rights no one spoke up, now when it’s a Supreme Court Judge suddenly it gathers all this attention. As Ugandans our Supreme Court /courts lost value a long time ago,” said Atabua.
Rev. Godfrey Sono, the Mukono Diocese Secretary for Lands says that all processes leading to the encroachment of church land start from land offices where grabbers go to secure copies of the original titles and use them to create confidence among their victims by pretending to have secured them from the rightful owners specifically the church.