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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.
12:38
12:38

Lira Thief Sentenced to 140 Years for Aggravated Robbery Lira High court 1

Justice Gaswaga, sentenced him to 20 years for each count of the offense saying such crimes are typical of a serial robber and that it cause a lot of insecurity amongst the people living in the area.
09:58
09:58

Housemaid Sentenced to 20 Years for Boss’s Murder Lira High court

Peter Opio Amalo, the State prosecutor asked court to punish the convict for selling her boss to assailants who murdered her in her own house, adding that the deceased’s family business of over 100m has since collapsed after her death.
09:45
09:45

Young Lady Sentenced to 8 Years for Defiling Victim 4 Years her Junior Lira High court

In his ruling on Wednesday, Justice Gaswaga told court that the convict has a chance to live a responsible life ahead. However, the offense committed is a serious one and ignorance of the law at the time of the offense is immaterial.
15:06
15:06

30-Year-Old Convicted for Murdering his Father for UGX2,000 Lira High court

Brian Kalinaki, the Assistant DPP asked court to give the convict a deterrent sentence to act as a lesson to the general public who would want to commit a similar offense, adding that court should not consider his plea of having responsibilities at home because he is not responsible.
08:06
08:06

52-Year-old Man Gets 4 Months for Threatening Violence

In her ruling, Ariakot explained that although the offences of intimidation and threatening violence attract a maximum sentence of four years, Obua acknowledged his mistake and did not waste the courts time hence the four-month sentence.
08:16
08:16

Court Okays Withdrawal of Case Against State House Imposters 1

Denis Olwa, a social worker, and Elly Apenyo, a businessman were in May last year arrested and remanded for conning Moses Otim
09:24
09:24

Another Round in 30-Year Fight for Rock in Lira City Ends 1

In September 2021, Ssalamu Godfrey Ngobi, the Assistant Registrar of Lira High Court issued a temporary injunction restraining Ibuje sub-county and Matrix Lands from carrying out any activities at Ibuje rock.
17:16
17:16

High Court Dismisses Election Petition Against Erute South MP Lira High Court 3 2

In his ruling on Friday, Justice Vincent Emmy Mugabo dismissed the petition on grounds that Engola did not prove that any illegality or offences were committed in the election by Odur or the Electoral Commission.
14:42
14:42

Court Dismisses Bail Application by UPDF Lt. Col. Facing Murder

The suspects reportedly shot the deceased to death before arresting his 9 family members. They were arrested and charged with murder contrary to section 188/189 of the Penal Code Act, conspiracy to commit murder contrary to sections 188 and 189 of the Penal Code Act.
06:33
06:33

High Court Dismisses Election Petition Against Lira Woman MP 3 3

On Tuesday, the petition was dismissed by Justice Vincent Emmy Mugabo on grounds that Aliro and her witnesses who swore affidavits did not produce evidence that they are registered voters of Lira District.
12:11
12:11

Court Asked to Dismiss Petition Against Lira District Woman MP Lira High court 4 1

Auma’s lawyer Paul Idambi told the court that the people who swore affidavits are not voters and that the signatures attached to their names are forged.
08:38
08:38

Election Petition: Judge Orders Post Bank to Produce Financial Statement of Lira Woman MP 3 1

Through his lawyer, Joe Adoko, Aliro asked Justice Vincent Emmy Mubago to direct Post Bank Uganda to provide Auma’s bank statement covering the period between July 2020 to February 2021 for inspection to confirm whether she reimbursed all the money she received as RDC.
13:35
13:35

Loser in Lira City Mayoral Race Withdraws Election Petition Lira City Council 5 3

Appearing before Justice Emmy Vincent Mugabo on Tuesday, Ogwang’s lawyer Daniel Odongo from Okwi and Company Advocates informed the court that they reached an agreement to have the petition withdrawn from court without cost.
16:20
16:20

Lira High Court to Hear Three Election Petitions on Monday The Lira High Court 2

According to the cause list signed by the Lira High Court Registrar Ssalaamu Godfrey Ngobi, the petitions will be heard by Justice Isaac Muwata, the Lira Resident Judge.
13:58
13:58

Teacher Remanded Over Wife's Murder 3

Boniface Aweri, a teacher at Kiryandongo High School and a resident of Ireda Shamba cell, Lira City was arrested last week following the death of his wife Licinia Akirapa Aweri. Boniface had gone to the police to report that Aweri had committed suicide.
18:19
18:19

State House Impersonators Remanded in Lira 2 2

Elly Apenyo, 29-year-old businessman and his colleagues Denis Olwa 40-year-old social worker were arrested on Monday and detained at Lira Central Police Station till Friday afternoon when they were paraded before court.
13:18
13:18

Court Remands Man for Torturing Pregnant Woman Lira High court

According to court records, trouble for Owino started on June 2018 when he appeared in a video that went viral on social media pouring water on the naked of an expectant woman in Bar-Opuu Ward, Adekokwok sub-county in the then Lira Municipality.
11:31
11:31

Lira District Commercial Officer Remanded Over Forgery 1

Josephine Alobo appeared before Lira Grade One Magistrate, Hillary Rwamiranga, on Thursday on three counts of obtaining money by false pretence and uttering false documents.
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