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Katanga Complained Of Hacking Into His Phone Mwesigwa Rukutana 2 Top story

A prosecution witness told the court that Katanga expressed frustration with passwords a day before he was murdered.
19:36
19:36

Tiktoker Jailed For Six Years For Abusing Museveni Hate Speech 1

Ahebwa admitted having used his social media account on a computer to abuse the President and his family members.
15:43
15:43

Katanga's Daughter Asked Police To Lie About Cause of Death Katanga Murder Case 1

A police officer attached to Bugolobi Police Station told the court that Martha Nkwanzi asked him to record that Henry Katanga died of an accident.
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Court Sets July 12th to Decide on Burora's Hate Speech Charges Museveni 1 Top story

This decision follows submissions from both the prosecution and Burora's defense team. Burora was arraigned last week on charges of hate speech and spreading malicious information related to the Computer Misuse Act.
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Another Anita Among Critic Remanded To Luzira Corruption 1 Top story

Fatuma Nansubuga was arrested two days ago in a lone peaceful demonstration against alleged corrupt practices by the Speaker of Parliament Anita Among.
19:43
19:43

Molly Katanga Lawyers Object To Prosecutor 1 Top story

The prosecution secured permission to amend the charge sheet to charge Patrica Kakwanzi and Martha Nkwanzi as accessories after the commission of murder. They denied the charge. The lawyers of the accused want one of the lead prosecutors off the case.
16:56
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Police Sacco Sued for "Extortion" and Operating Illegally Exodus police sacco 1

The Human Rights Lawyer contends that that Exodus Sacco has never been licensed or registered with or complied with the statutory requirements under the Tier 4 Microfinance institutions and Money Lenders Act 2016and its continued operations to offer financial services since 2016 in default of compliance with statutory requirements is illegal and unlawful. He now wants a declaration that government has failed on its obligation to ensure that members of the police force are not are arbitrarily deprived of their right to free association or extorted of their earnings.
16:42
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Supreme Court Orders Transfer Of Businessman Kasiwukira Murder Convict 1

As a result, Nakungu and Jaden appealed their convictions and sentences in the Court of Appeal but they were upheld. The DPP also appealed the acquittal of the widow, but she equally lost.
17:28
17:28

Supreme Court Replaces Dead Lawyer Kasango with Administrator General 2 Top story

The affected offices include the Electoral Commission currently headed by Justice Simon Byabakama, the Judicial Service Commission led by Justice Benjamin Kabiito and the DPP led by Judge Jane Frances Abodo.
18:56
18:56

Trade Ministry Official Remanded For Conspiring With MPs To Steal Ugx 3.4 Billion 1

He is jointly charged with four other people who were remanded last week on related charges. They are: Igara East MP, Michael Mawanda, Elgon County MP, Mudimi Wamakuyu and their Busiki County counterpart, Paul Akamba and City lawyer, Julius Kirya Taitankoko.
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Conviction Rates in SGBV Court Cases Reduce by Ten Percent 3 3

The Governance and Security Programme Senior Technical Advisor, Rachel Odoi Musoke revealed that there was a reduction in conviction rates from 74 percent to 64 percent.
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Journalists Remanded For Writing Stories on Alleged Corruption UNOC 1

In another file, Prosecution alleges that on May 15th 2023 within Kampala published a story titled Lawyer Kabali Justice Nkonge Clash over Court case file in grape Vine online media without a valid operating license from UCC.
15:42
15:42

Museveni Renews Brigadier Mugabe's Term as Court Martial Chairperson UPDF Act, 2005. 1

The renewal comes after a period of inactivity at the Court Martial, as the court could not operate without the renewed contracts. Brigadier Mugabe, who first assumed the role in 2022, succeeded Lieutenant General Andrew Gutti, who served six consecutive terms.
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MPs Namujju, Mutembuli Committed To High Court For Trial UHRC 1

The Prosecution alleges that the trio on May 13th, 2024 at Hotel Africana in Kampala solicited from Mariam Wangadya the Chairperson of the Uganda Human Rights Commission an undue advantage of 20 percent of the anticipated Budget of the UHRC for the Financial Year 2024/2025.
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13:50

Southern And Eastern Africa Judiciary Administrators Discuss Improving Access To Justice 4 2

On his part, the Ugandan Judiciary’s permanent Secretary Dr Pius Bigirimana said that hosting the Executive Committee of the Southern African Judicial Administrators Association at the Judiciary will help in sharing and learning about where other states have been able to excel.
18:46
18:46

Court Consolidates Petitions Against Provisions In Administration Of Judiciary Act 2 1

One of the petitions in this case was filed by lawyer Steven Kalali challenging some of the provisions he said were discriminatory in nature against public servants in different government entities who are not entitled to similar emoluments upon retirement like the top Judicial officers. The other case was filed by a one Gad Arthur Kisaalu challenging Section 17 of the Act which established the office of the Secretary of the Judiciary, to be responsible for the organization of the Judiciary implementing its administrative activities and policies of government.
16:07
16:07

Judges Throw Out Petition On Closure of Churches During Lockdown 1

The Court said the petition had been overtaken by events following the full reopening of the economy.
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Makindye Witch Doctor to Serve 7 Years For Possessing Human Skulls 1 Top story

Magombe was arrested on February 3, 2023, by a team of Crime Intelligence detectives at Katwe Police in Kazinga Masaja Kibira B village, Masajja Parish, Makindye Sabagabo.
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Mabirizi Loses Appeal Against DPP Taking Over Kyabazinga Case Jovia Mutesi 2

On Friday, the Grade One Magistrate Anxious Atumanya, dismissed the application by Mabirizi, on the basis that the law does not provide at what stage should the DPP take over proceedings but rather gives that office power to take over proceedings instituted by other persons.
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Panel To Try Suspects Katumba Wamala 'Shooters' Constituted 2

It will also handle the case of the slain UPDF officer, Major Muhammad Kiggundu who was killed in the suburbs of Kampala.
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