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21:37
21:37

Katumba Shooting Suspects Committed to High Court 2 1

The State Attorney Doreen Elima then presented an amended charge sheet introducing six new cases related to attempted murder and aggravated robbery at Cheap General Hardware in Nansana, increasing the number of charges against the accused from 24 to 30 charges.
12:48
12:48

DPP Takes over Rajiv Ruparelia's Case File 1 3

Mabirizi has protested the move to take over the case, saying the DPP wants to ‘kill’ the case.
12:14
12:14

Rakai Family Remains Homeless Two Years After Mob Attack 5 1

Fulgencio Mande Ssenkaayi and his wife Agnes Ndagire of Namatta village in Bbaale parish, Kibanda sub-county were expelled from the village in 2019 on allegations of witchcraft and child sacrifice.
10:06
10:06

Court Sets Date to Hear Application to Block Bujjingo's Trial by DPP bigamy 1

Last week, the Director of Public Prosecutions-DPP made a U-Turn and declared interest in prosecuting Bujjingo and Makula.
22:54
22:54

DPP Assigns 10 Prosecutors In Pilot Study To Hear Criminal Cases Daily 1

According to the Spokesperson for the office of the Director of Public Prosecutions Jacqueline Okui, the State Attorneys will prosecute and handle criminal cases including appeals, revisions and miscellaneous applications in the High Court Criminal Division on a daily basis.
17:12
17:12

MP Wakayima Petitions Court to Dismiss Appeal Against His Victory Richard Latigo 1 1

Wakayima through his lawyers of Lex Uganda Advocates and Solicitors wants the appeal in which his rival Musoke Hamisi Walusimbi wants him thrown out of Parliament over name discrepancies dismissed for having been filed out of the stipulated time of 14 days.
16:49
16:49

President Museveni Appoints Muruli Mukasa Acting Justice Minister 1

Muruli Mukasa, who is also the Member of Parliament for Budyebo County in Nakasongola District previously served as Minister of Gender from March 1, 2015, until June 6, 2016. He also served as Minister of Security from 27 May 2011 until 1 March 2015.
16:01
16:01

Prosecutor in Ssegirinya, Ssewanyana Trial Reports Death Threats 2 3

On Wednesday, Richard Birivumbuka, the Masaka Resident State Attorney told Masaka Grade One Magistrate Philp Nzwebe that he and his family have received death threats from people he claims are connected to the two MPs.
15:33
15:33

Judiciary Starts Returning National IDs to Sureties Jamson Karemani 2 1

On July 7, 2021, Principal Judge Dr. Flavian Zeija issued a directive to all judicial officers to release original IDs for sureties in their possession saying that the law doesn’t require them to deposit IDs with the court as a condition for granting bail.
08:22
08:22

Court of Appeal Yet to Hear Ssegirinya, Ssewanyana Bail Review Application mp allan ssewanyana 3 1

The Judiciary Spokesperson Jamson Karemani, says that the Court of Appeal has already received the application but they have not yet constituted a panel to hear it.
07:28
07:28

Judiciary Seeks UGX 202B for Court Construction, Case Management 4 1

The construction of the Supreme Court building is expected to cost 10.9 billion Shillings while the regional appellant courts will altogether cost 14.2 billion Shillings. The money is also envisaged to cover the procurement of vehicles at a cost of 12.6 billion Shillings, case management and implementation of case back reduction strategy, which will take 29.4 billion Shillings and operational expenses at 30.9 billion.
09:03
09:03

Civil Society Sues Gov't for Failure to Regulate Tuition Fees, Requirements ISER 3 1 Top story

According to Aboneka, due to the lack of a legal framework to regulate fees and an acceptable range of school requirements, education centers are exploiting this inadequacy with each charging different and exorbitant fees and asking for unnecessary requirements under the watch of the Government.
08:19
08:19

Judiciary Pilots Study to Hear Criminal Cases Daily Prison 1 2

Addressing a consultative meeting of players in the administration justice in Kampala on Monday, Deputy Chief Justice Richard Buteera, revealed that the concept of hearing Criminal Cases daily is one of the Cases Backlog Reduction Interventions in their efforts to eliminate the case backlog
15:51
15:51

Court Asks for Written Submissions in Mirembe's Murder Case 2 Top story

Ainebyona noted that the two lawyers were deliberating like they head the defense team yet they were never introduced to the court and what their roles on the team are.
15:38
15:38

Mabirizi Challenges DPPs Move to Take Over Bujjingo Trial 1 2

Bujjingo, the Pastor of House of Prayer Ministries in Kampala, is accused of contracting marriage by customary law with Susan Makula when already married to Teddy Naluswa, a marriage contracted on December 20, 2003, at Victory Christian Centre. But without its formal dissolution, he allegedly married Makula under customary law on December 7, 2021, in Kawuku, Wakiso district.
20:02
20:02

Family Abandons Home after Death of Gulu University Student 1

Agnes Acayo, commonly known as the Auzu, a second-year student pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Education and a resident of Dwol Cell, Laliya Ward, Pece –Laroo Division in Gulu City was hacked to death on Friday morning by her boyfriend -Alfred Ocan aged 50 after they picked a quarrel over money.
12:59
12:59

Uganda Human Rights Commission Official Convicted of Abuse of Office 1

Asiimwe was on Friday evening convicted by the Anti-Corruption Court Judge Lawrence Gidudu on four charges of abuse of office.
08:34
08:34

Mabirizi Petitions East African Court Over Legality to Try Kakwenza Muhoozi Kainerugaba 2 1

According to Mabirizi, in the absence of complaints recorded to Police from the complainants, it is illegal for the police to arrest one and take him to court based on their assumptions.
18:54
18:54

DPP Makes U-Turn, to Prosecute Pastor Bugingo over New Marriage 1 2

Bujjingo is accused of committing bigamy and contracting marriage by customary law with Susan Makula when already married to Teddy Naluswa under the Marriage Act. On the other hand, Makula is charged with contracting marriage with Bugingo well aware that he is legally married to another woman.
18:03
18:03

Court Upholds Sentence of Ex- ISO Employees Over Embezzlement

The justices argued that the trial judge rightfully noted that the beneficiaries were paid and no accountability was made for the 4.9 Billion Shillings received by the appellants on the Crane Bank account to which only the appellants were signatories.
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