Mugerwa isnt the first person to be arrested in such a scenario in this year.On Saturday, Didan Atukunda from Mamba Gorilla Safari was arrested from Kabale by the Tourism Police Regional Commandant of Kigezi region, Emmanuel Tinka for declining to refund an illegal payment to a client.
Court heard that Kigozi enrolled students for courses that were not approved by the National Council for Higher Education. The Courses include a Diploma in Medical Records and Information Science, Diploma in Biomedical Engineering and Certificate in Medical Records and Information science.
Twenty nine-year-old Kigenyi Nasser, a service advisor with MTN Uganda and Magembe Henry 37, a salesman have today been granted a cash bail of three million shillings each and ten million shillings non-cash bail to the six sureties, three standing in for each of the suspects. Prosecution told court that in February this year, the suspects conspired to defraud State Minister for Lands Persis Namuganza, State Minister for Agriculture Christopher Kibazanga, Western Youth Member of Parliament Mwine Mpaka and businesswoman Mercy Kyakunda.
On May 21, 2014, UNAA President Brian Kwesiga presented a document to the Bank of America effectively locking out from the account both the elected Treasurer and elected Secretary as co-signatories to the account. Mr. Kwesiga was now the sole and only signatory to the UNAA accounts. Mr. Kwesiga at the time claimed that an executive meeting had removed Mr. Ssempungu from access to the bank account, but no such meeting ever took place.
At least 150 small scale business women in Mbaleâ€™s industrial division in Mbale Municipality have been conned of 6 million shillings by their fellow members promising them audience with President Museveni at his country home in Rwakitura.
The Anti Corruption Court is today expected to pass its verdict in a case in which six men including former Permanent Secretary of the Local government ministry John Muhanguzi Kashaka are accused of having a role in the botched procurement deal of 70,000 bicycles meant to be used by village LC1 chairpersons ahead of the 2011 Presidential elections.
Police in Arua in Conjunction with their counterparts in Parliament have arrested four officials from Zombo district after they failed to account for over 3.5 billion shillings advanced for service delivery in the district.
Court records indicate that he (Mr Onegi-Obel) allegedly carried out on behalf of NSSF, an illegal private business when he went into a joint venture with Mugoya Estates Ltd and made the Fund pay Shs8b without ensuring financial capability for the investment.
Pastor Elijah Ssemugabi has been charged and remanded to Luzira Prison for allegedly obtaining money by false pretence. Pastor Ssemugabi, the founder of Christian Faith Centre in Nsambya, Kampala, was charged before Buganda Road Court Grade One Magistrate Araali Muhiirwa who remanded him till July 29 when he will reappear for bail application.
In his complaint filed on June 7 before the Constitutional Court, Dr Lukwago accuses the DPP of initiating criminal proceedings against him for not having performed his duties as accounting officer and yet he did not accord him a hearing, a move he says is an abuse of a legal process.
Eight senior public service officials accused of causing government a financial loss of over Shs165 billion in connection to creation of 2,605 ghost pensioners and their eventual payment, have been charged and remanded to Luzira prison.
Mr Muzamiru Basajjabalaba, a younger brother to prominent city businessman Hassan Basajjabalaba, has been charged in connection with uttering a forged consent judgment leading to the payment of Shs142 billion to HABA group of companies.
Mr Asubo also informed the court that he is now prosecuting the trio as a public prosecutor under the Director of Public Prosecutions following the Constitutional Court ruling that put a freeze on the Inspectorate of Government for not being fully constituted and could not prosecute the ministers.
After years of legal battles, the Gulu high court has finally set a date to rule on a case that could pave way for the trial to determine whether or not Madhvani group of company rightfully acquired the 20,000 hectares of land it plans to use for establishing a sugar factory.