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12:38
12:38

Voluntary Surrender of Fraudulent Land Titles Starts in Lira 4

In March 2022, the unit launched investigations of the acquisition of land in Lira City following the arrest of a senior public servant who was found transporting vital land documents to an unknown location.
09:13
09:13

AFCON 2027: Lango Activists Petition CAF Over Akii-Bua Stadium 1 2

The activists under the stewardship of Isha Otto Amiza, the former Oyam South Member of Parliament have sent their petition to the CAF Secretary General citing evidence of fraud, forgery, and administrative error, which they say led to the diversion from the proposed stadium as per the bidding document submitted to CAF/ AFCON committee.
11:19
11:19

Land Tenure System Escalating Disputes in Lango 6 1

Godfrey Salaam Ngobi, the Registrar at Lira High Court Circuit, explained that the court is overwhelmed with a number of land related cases arising from boundary issues and sheer greed which may need an additional circuit judge to handle the matter.
12:10
12:10

Contested Erute Land Belongs to Police-High Court

In his ruling Justice Ajiji, states that the properties including guns, writing materials, furniture, vehicles and land that belonged to and were used by the Local Administration Police are now properties of the Uganda police in accordance with sections 67(1) A and C of the police Amendment Act 2006.
10:11
10:11

Court Awards UGX 68B Compensation to Families in Lango Lira High court

In 2016, the families acting under their umbrella Lango Camp Host Association (LACHA) association filed a suit before Lira High Court seeking compensation from the government for the degradation caused on their land during the Lord's Resistance Army -LRA insurgency.
15:33
15:33

Industrial Court Opens Session in Lira After Five Year Break Lira High court 1 4

Speaking during the pre-session meeting on Monday, Industrial court Judge Anthony Wabwire, committed to having more court sessions in the region to solve the problem of case backlog and relieve the resident judge from overworking himself.
19:08
19:08

UPDF Imposter Committed to International Crimes Division Court

The prosecution alleges that between 2016 and 2022, Mugisha recruited, harbored, received, maintained, and transported the now 17-year-old girl by means of deception or position of vulnerability for the purpose of sexual exploitation.
14:42
14:42

Woman Jailed Seven Years for Infecting Step Son with HIV 1

In his ruling, Abiti argued that despite being a first time offender and appearing remorseful, she committed an inhumane act which deserves a deterrent sentence.
10:40
10:40

NRM Cadres Remanded to Lira Prison over Theft by Misusing President's Name 1 1

Jonathan William Wamimbi, the Grade One Magistrate remanded them till next week saying court has other matters to handle at the moment.
08:40
08:40

Lango Region Mourns Justice Opio Aweri 1 4

Retired Colonel Tony Otoa, former Prime Minister Lango Cultural Foundation described the justice as principled, honest and dedicated public servant whose death has shocked the entire nation. Otoa is disappointed that the justice died at a time when the cultural institution needed him the most.
16:31
16:31

Leaders Demand for a Remand Home in Lango 6

James Ajal, the prime Minister of Lango Cultural Foundation, says that their discussion with the Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development to construct a resource center to rehabilitate street children has not yielded fruits.
04:55
04:55

Lira District Officials Arrested Over Fraudulent Sale of District Land 1

Pabious Otike, the District Natural Resources Officer and Joel Ogwang, the Zonal Cartographer were arrested on Wednesday evening for not only forging land tittles but also selling the land to individuals.
17:05
17:05

UPDF Imposter Further Remanded Over Aggravated Defilement, Child Trafficking

Steven Aine, a 39-year-old resident of Lira City West division was arrested last week and charged with aggravated defilement and trafficking of children.
06:58
06:58

UPDF Disowns Suspect Who Claims to Be Retired Colonel 2

Capt. Amos Nsamba, the UPDF 5th Division spokesperson, says that there is no record of any retired Colonel Stephen Aine or any document showing that he is still a serving officer in the army.
16:17
16:17

Woman, Son Sentenced to Six Years for Torturing Grandchild 2 1

The magistrate Samsom Abiti Loum said that the convicts were not only elders but also blood relatives who could have taken care of their infant victim and ensured that he was protected from all forms of danger.
19:44
19:44

Army Imposter Charged with Aggravated Defilement, Child Trafficking Remanded 1

He appeared before Her worship Pamela Nanyanzi, the Lira Grade One magistrate who immediately remanded him until 30th August when he will appear before the same court for mention.
07:52
07:52

RCC Orders Arrest of CID Officer for Releasing Defilement Suspect 4

Lawrence Egole issued the order after Ajuga released Steven Ayine Mugisha, who was arrested on Friday from St. Katherine Girls Secondary School in the middle of the night when he had gone to pick up a senior III student.
18:39
18:39

Nine in Lira City Sentenced to Community Service for Idle and Disorderly

The nine were arrested last week from different parts of Lira City West Division by the police during night operations. The arrest followed complaints about criminal gangs who terrorize residents at night.
13:00
13:00

18-Year-Old Man Gets 2-Year-Jail Term for Mobile Phone Theft

In his ruling, the Lira Grade One Magistrate, Jonathan Mamimbi sentenced Awal to 24 months in prison, saying that he committed a serious offense. “The offense committed is not an ordinary but a serious offense, which attracts a maximum sentence of 10 years but considering that the convict has not wasted court's time, he is therefore sentenced to 24 months," he ruled.
17:28
17:28

Man, Woman Sentenced to Jail Terms for Aggravated Defilement Lira High court

Hon. Justice Gaswaga noted the remorsefulness of the convicts and their promise to become better people. However, he sentenced the man and the woman to 14 and 8 years respectively, as theirs are serious offenses that were committed on children.
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