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11:13
11:13

Arson Convict Acquited On Second Appeal Attempt 1

He immediately appealed against both the conviction and sentence by the Magistrate but High Court judge Jane Frances Abodo dismissed his appeal on 25th October 2018. Rwakasama again appealed against the decision of High Court on grounds that the appellant judge (Justice Abodo) erred in law when she confirmed the conviction based on unreliable and uncorroborated evidence of a single identifying witness.
13:58
13:58

LDU Who Killed UBC Journalists Sentenced to Five Fears in Prison manslaughter 2

Rashid Mamuli, 25, was charged with manslaughter that ended the life of Kagolo on 29th April 2021 when he was at his deceased brother's home in Kasenge, Wakiso district.
13:06
13:06

Ssegirinya Displays Wounds to Court, Alleges Torture, Denies Fresh Charges Kawempe North MP 2 1

Permission was granted to the legislator who was appearing via a video conferencing link from Kigo prison to show court his foot which has multiple wounds. The Magistrate directed the prisons authorities to give him medical treatment and they informed court that they are already managing him.
22:36
22:36

Court Orders Businessman Ben Kavuya to Return Fraudulently Acquired Properties 1

Wakanyiira asked court to declare that the transaction was a loan agreement not a sale agreement and that the undervaluation of the properties and cheating of stamp duties was an illegality sufficient to invalidate transfers of the properties.
17:02
17:02

Gaddafi Nassur Loses Election Petition Against Katikamu North MP 1

In a Judgement delivered to parties via email on Thursday, Lady Justice Margaret Apiny dismissed Gaddafi’s petition on grounds that he failed to adduce satisfactory evidence to support his allegations against the winner Dennis Ssekabira and Electoral Commission.
12:57
12:57

Ssegirinya Wanted by Buganda Road Court Over Fresh Charges Inciting Violence 1 Top story

The prosecution alleges that between August and September 2020 while in Kampala, Ssegirinya alias Mr Update made statements on his Facebook page "Ssegirinya Muhammad Fans Page " calculated to incite the public to participate in violence against a section or group of Ugandans.
11:31
11:31

Killer Paid Hostel Guards to Monitor Medical Student -Pastor Testifies 3

According to Pastor Mbuga, he first met the deceased in February, 2015 when she was brought by a one Margret Nakirobero to his office seeking for counseling about her romantic relationship.
11:30
11:30

Former Entebbe Municipality Mayor Appeals Dismissal of Election Petition 1 1

Last month, Justice Isaac Muwata dismissed Kayanja’s petition with costs on grounds that it was incompetent since the affidavits accompanying the petition were based on hearsay.
20:26
20:26

Court Dismisses Election Petition Against Dr Michael Bukenya 3 2

Dr Bukenya was declared the winner of the election with 15,190 votes against his main challenger Babirye Jane Zaninka, who polled 6,047 votes. But Babirye, a member of the Opposition National Unity Platform – NUP petitioned the High Court in Mubende accusing Dr Bukenya jointly with the Electoral Commission - EC of violating the principles of a free and fair election and constitutionally guaranteed electoral process.
18:57
18:57

Masaka Judges Abstain from Ssegirinya, Ssewanyana’s Bail Applications Judiciary Uganda 2 1

The two legislators were arrested and detained on charges of murder, attempted murder and aiding and abetting terrorism, stemming from their alleged involvement in the recent killings in the Greater Masaka region which claimed more than 25 lives between July and September this year.
17:25
17:25

Police Starts Investigations into Kyagulanyi’s Music Diploma Makerere University 2 1

Mabirizi contends that Kyagulanyi fraudulently obtained entry into Makerere University through the mature age entry scheme since he was just 20-year- old by the time of his admission on October 21, 2000, which was contrary to Makerere University prospectus of 1999/2000 -2000/2001.
13:23
13:23

Former Minister Kabafunzaki Evades Prison, Clears UGX 10m Fine Bribery 1 1

Kabafunzaki was convicted of soliciting a bribe of five million Shillings from Hamid Muhammed, the Chairperson of Aya Group of Companies as an inducement to clear him of sexual abuse allegations that had been lodged against him by his former employee, about four years ago.
08:39
08:39

Conviction of Former Minister Kabafunzaki Draws Mixed Reactions in Rukiga County 8 3

Last week, Justice Margaret Tibulya of the Anti-Corruption Court found the former minister guilty of soliciting a bribe of 5 million Shillings in 2017.
07:48
07:48

Court Dismisses Election Petitions Against Gogonyo, Namisindwa MPs 3

The two separate rulings were on Tuesday delivered by Mbale High Court Deputy Registrar James Mawanda Ereemye.
23:38
23:38

Seth Wambede Retains Mbale North Seat In Parliament 3 1

Lady Justice Kavuma ruled that the petitioner did not satisfy court with enough evidence to support his allegation that there was preticking of ballots.
22:54
22:54

Court Upholds Elections of Juliet Achayo Lodou in Ngora County Soroti High Court 2 1

The court found that there were four different results for the two candidates leading to the confusion. Achayo was first declared winner of the Ngora County elections with 9,517 votes. Abala who had garnered 9,226 votes was instead declared winner by the Electoral Commission in Kampala.
20:08
20:08

Former UCAA Official Petitions COSASE Over New Director General 1 Top story

In his October 11, 2021 petition, Jabbe Pascal Osinde Osudo, the former Director of Human Resource and Administration at UCCA, says Bamwesigye was irregularly recruited as he didn’t meet the criteria in the advert. He contends that Bamwesigye lacks the integrity to run such a highly specialized agency with regulatory powers.
17:44
17:44

Victims of Security Brutality in Masaka Struggle to Get Justice Judiciary Uganda 3 2

Jamiru Walugembe, the Chairperson of Kimayanya B cell in Kimanya-Kabonera division and one of the victims sued the Chief Defense of Forces-CDF, the Kasijjagirwa UPDF Armored Brigade Commander Brigadier General Deus Sande, and the Brigade Intelligence Officer Major Fred Kasimoni Mushabo, over torture he suffered in the hands of the military.
17:03
17:03

Africell Employees in Court Over Termination of Contracts Teddy Kisekka 1

Through their lawyers of Cristal Advocates, the petitioners contend that they have been employed by the Africell in various capacities for varying periods ranging from 10 and 15 years under Africell, which has had different names including among others Hits Telecom Uganda Limited, Orange Uganda Limited and Africell Uganda Limited.
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