"In exercise of the powers vested in the President by Article 142(1) of the 1995 constitution. I have, acting on the advice of the Judicial Service Commission, appointed persons listed below as Justices of Appeal and Judges of the High Court, respectively", reads Museveni’s August 13th, 2021 letter.
Sekabira, from the National Unity Platform was declared the duly elected MP for Katikamu North Constituency with 18, 716 votes while Gaddafi from the National Resistance Movement-NRM came second with 10,771 votes.
Speaking to reporters at the High Court in Kampala after appearing before Judge Henrietta Wolayo, Kidandala said he has been contacted by people from within government and other forces he didn’t name asking him to withdraw the petition
Owebeyi told the fresh affidavits are from witnesses testifying that the polls were a sham. He claims that due to the wrong names on the ballot papers, many voters didn’t participate in the elections while others made the wrong choices.
Walusimbi who was represented by lawyer Abbas Bukenya told the court presided over by Lady Justice Henrietta Wolayo that he was not willing to proceed with the rest of the grounds but instead, he will pursue the issue of lack of academic qualifications.