Justice Emokor sentenced Ahimbisiwe to 40 years on four counts of murder, 15 years on the count of arson, and two years on the account of assaults. Justice Emokor however deducted one year and eight months Ahimbisibwe had spent on remand from each sentence. According to Emokor, the convict will serve both sentences concurrently ( will serve 40 years) instead of 170 (all summed up).
On Tuesday, the suspect reportedly received a partial payment of 125,000 Shillings as part of the bribe to begin the process of closing the file. He was immediately summoned to the Inspectorate to record a statement but he remained adamant.
Recently, Kabale municipal authorities started constructing a channel to drain water from the former Kabale Municipal Cemetery, which was leveled to accommodate the Mwanjari business center where the council relocated vendors too to paveway for the redevelopment of Kabale Central Market.
Innocent Niyonzima, a social worker and resident of Kisoro municipality, is one of the victims of the death threats. Niyonzima says that in February this year, he reported Vianney Ngororano, a staff at Kisoro Chief Magistrates Court after several members of the public accused of bribery.
Dalton Byakatonda, a resident of Kihengamo Village, in Katuna Town Council, Kabale District says that in 2020, workers of Amugoli General Enterprises Limited illegally trespassed on his quarter-acre of land with excavators and started extracting murram and soil.
Edismary Musimenta, a 55-year-old resident of Rujanjara village in Kyanamira sub county got married to Bruno Sserunkuma in 1986 and gave birth to seven children. When her husband died in 2007, her mother-in-law demanded back all the land. Musimenta says that her explanation to the mother-in-law that she also needed land to use it in raising children fell on deaf and she was thrown out into the destitution she is wallowing in up to now.
Monica Muhumuza Nzeirwe, Kabale District Probation Officer revealed to our reporter on Friday afternoon that her office has recorded 2,467 cases of girls aged under 18 who were impregnated since March 2020.