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08:01
08:01

67 Remanded Over Jinja Protests illegal 3

The suspects were arrested from different highway points in Jinja city and are said to have been part of the bigger group of youths who on Monday engaged in running battles with security personnel.
07:37
07:37

Journalists Linked Malore's Death Out on Bail Jinja 1

The journalists were arrested after electronic evidence linked them to the individuals who communicated to Malore prior to his shooting.
09:44
09:44

Jinja District Council Allocates Land for Building Courts of Law police station 2 2

While attending the Jinja High Court circuit’s open day session on Monday, the Jinja district council’s deputy speaker, Moses Lwochaza said that they held a special council sitting last week where all councilors unanimously agreed to avail free land to the judiciary.
15:09
15:09

Court Confirms Gabula the Rightful King of Busoga Gabula Nadiope 2 1

Justice Rwakakooko further stated that Gabula was in 2014 elected in the presence of 10 royal chiefs, making him the legally recognized king, since he was elected with the recommended quorum.
14:56
14:56

Mixed Reactions by Lawyers to Justice Sekaana Fining Mabirizi UGX300m Steven Kalali 3 1

Chapter Four Uganda’s Nicholas Opiyo says that by Mabirizi’s behavior alone, he is narrowing the court's tolerance of public interest litigation and hopes that courts can move beyond the single litigant irritation to uphold the expansive realm of public interest suits in the constitution in matters of human rights enforcement.
11:08
11:08

Ugandan Judges to Run Kilometres Every Friday for Fitness 1 2

Those who participated in the inaugural run included the Principal Judge Dr Flavian Zeija, Court of Appeal Justice Hellen Obura, High Court Judge David Matovu and Chief Registrar Sarah Langa Siu
19:52
19:52

Jinja Ritual Murder: Pastor Remanded to Bugembe Prisons church 2

The accused had been presented to court for the first mentioning of the charges levelled against them, following their arrest and detention at Kakira central police station since November.
18:58
18:58

James Kubeketerya Retains Bunya East Parliamentary Seat election

Majegere petitioned the court on grounds that Kubeketerya's camp was involved in the intimidation of voters and voter bribery, which enabled him to illegally win the election.
19:01
19:01

Mwiru Loses Bid to Eject Igeme from Parliament election 1 2

Nabeta won the race with 5,621 votes against his closest challenger, Paul Mwiru who contested on the Alliance for National Transformation (ANT) party ticket who got 5,355 votes. But Mwiru challenged the outcome of the polls on grounds that Nabeta connived with Electoral Commission officials to engage in election malpractice.
07:41
07:41

Court Rejects Abdul Katuntu's Witnesses over Inconsistencies Bugweri 1

Galisonga, a candidate of the Forum for Democratic change-FDC party petitioned the court challenging Katuntu’s declaration as the elected Member of Parliament for Bugweri County citing malpractices in the January 2021 general election.
15:35
15:35

Court Dismisses Election Petition Against Bukooli Central MP Bugiri 1 3

Justice Serukuma further stated that Ngiya failed to raise the required number of 500 registered voters in support of the petition.
16:09
16:09

Court Throws Out Election Petition Against Kagoma County MP parliament 2 1

Walyomu’s lawyer, Ben Ssemanda told URN that his client complied with all the legal requirements while changing his name in 2009, adding that there was no need for the petitioner to sue him over the same.
09:31
09:31

Court Dismisses Electoral Petition against Jinja South Division Mayor judgment 1

Nasser Ashraf was declared the winner of the South Division mayoral seat with 6,910 votes while Musisi, his main challenger polled 4,973 votes. Musisi however contested the results arguing that the election was marred with irregularities, which affected the final outcome of the exercise.
20:44
20:44

Salamu Musumba Withdraws Petition against Kadaga Uganda 1 2

Musumba had filed the petition before the High Court in Jinja faulting both Kadaga and Electoral Commission for allegedly orchestrating irregularities, which affected the outcome of the January 2021 general election.
21:09
21:09

Court Dismisses Katuntu’s Affidavits Filed Out of Time election 4 1 Top story

During the hearing on Tuesday, Galisonga’s lawyer, John Isabirye explained that they filed their petition on March 24, 2021, and the first respondent filed their response on April 6, 2021. He noted that it was inappropriate for the respondents to file supplementary affidavits three months later.
10:36
10:36

Jinja North Division Loser Withdraws Election Petition applicant

Bidondole on Saturday said that he has resolved to withdraw the petition due to public interest. He however declined to divulge more details.
09:37
09:37

40 Remanded in Jinja City For Violating Curfew court 1

The suspects were arrested on Tuesday during police-led operations aimed at cracking down curfew violators in Budhumbuli and Wanyama zones within Bugembe ward in Jinja City.
17:30
17:30

Court Grants Salamu Musumba Substituted Service election 2 1

On Thursday, Justice Luswata however, argued that, since election petitions are matters of public interest, it was prudent to follow the right rules and procedures involved in serving such petitions, to avoid cases of prejudice. Luswata further directed the petitioner to serve the respondents’ lawyers with certified copies of the petition in two days.
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