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16:39
16:39

Fresh Investigations Into Rakai Gruesome Murders Completed Grace Akullo 2 Top story

race Akullo, the Director-Criminal Investigations Department, says the department concluded its investigations recently and sent the file to the DPP for review and recommendation.
14:25
14:25

Two Charged With Corruption for Misusing Gov't Bulldozer construction 1

Documents recovered from the suspects during investigations show that in June 2018, Tumwesigye signed a contract with Hoima sugar factory to clear the bushes at Shillings 80million, which was deposited onto his personal account.
18:34
18:34

City Lawyer Paul Wanyoto Remanded entebbe airport 1 Top story

Prosecution told court that on September 29th, 2016 at Web Advocates and Solicitors along Lumumba Avenue in Kampala the duo with intent to defraud obtained US54, 600 207 Million Shillings from Yahya Osman Muhammad who was seeking to buy 265 kilograms of gold on behalf of AFWAF, a Dubai based firm.
07:34
07:34

Security Agencies Deny Arresting Dr Kalule terrorism 1 1 Top story

Plain-clothed armed men reportedly picked up Dr Kalule from his Clinic at Aldina Mosque in Old Kampala on Saturday afternoon, according to his lawyer, Evans Ochieng.
16:45
16:45

SP Aaron Baguma to Head Private Security and Fire Arms Department suspension 1

Baguma was arrested in 2017 and remanded to Luzira Prison for conniving with a car dealer to end the life of businesswoman Donah Katushabe at Pine Car bond.
11:27
11:27

State Prosecutors Drag Gov't to Court over Salary Increment minister of justice 1

In an application filed at the High Court in Kampala by lawyer Emma Muwonge of Katende, Ssempebwa and Co. Advocates, the Association wants court to compel the government, the Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs and Secretary to the Treasury to enforce their commitment of increasing salaries, remuneration and other conditions of service for the prosecutors.
13:05
13:05

DPP Halts Rape Case against Mak Don Christopher Bakuneta professor 1

Prof. Bakuneta, a lecturer at the College of Natural Science before he was indicted after a 22-year-old female student identified as Vanesha Ntegesa accused him of rape. Ntegesa was a tenant in Prof. Bakunetas garage at Makerere University.
21:26
21:26

File on Kirumira Murder Trial Returned to DPP for Review muhammad kirumira 1 1

According to Irene Nakimbugwe, the Deputy spokesperson of the Directorate of Public Prosecutions, there was fresh evidence which needed to be put into consideration before the suspect is committed to the High Court. The file was sent to headquarters for consideration before committal, Nakimbugwe told URN.
14:55
14:55

Witness Fails to Show Up For Mak Professor Rape Case victim 1

The case was scheduled for hearing on Tuesday before Justice Jane Francis Abodo but prosecution led by Catherine Akello asked for an adjournment on grounds that the complainant who is also the main witness had yet to be traced.
19:11
19:11

Suspected Robber Freed Due to Sickness of Key Witness motorcycle 1

Prosecution led by Barbara kemigisha today, asked court to halt proceedings of the case on ground that the main witness in the case who is the Investigating officers detective Assistant Inspector of Police Didas Turyahabwe was bedridden with no hope of his recovery soon.
17:05
17:05

Court Okays Awadh's Deportation to Kenya constitution 1 1 Top story

Through his lawyer, Evans Ochieng, Awadh objected to the deportation orders, saying he is Ugandan. He argued that he is a biological son to the late Omar Awadh, an Arab of Kenyan origin and Fatuma Said Abdallah, a munyankore by tribe and Ugandan by nationality.
07:41
07:41

State Opposes Awadh's Application Challenging Deportation Orders people 1 Top story

Fatuma says they have now fully settled in Uganda and currently reside at Kajjansi in Wakiso District where her late husband and sons built a home.
11:45
11:45

Enforcement of Abortion Laws Weak-Report mulago hospital 2

The findings show that a total of 182 arrests were carried out in Kampala and Kitgum over the study period from 2011 to 2015. 38 cases were sanctioned by the office of the Director of Public Prosecution and only nine cases were prosecuted during this time.
13:19
13:19

DPP Withdraws Charges Against Re-Arrested Terror Suspects village 1 Top story

Anguzo informed Court that he had received orders from the Internal Affairs Minister for the deportation of Awadh Omar Awadh, Muhammad Hamid Suleiman and Yahaya Suleiman to Kenya.
12:23
12:23

Former MP Kipoi Can Face General Court Martial - High Court military court 1

Justice Sekaana noted that although the challenge was aimed at the Director of Public Prosecutions, the evidence presented before the court by State Attorney Sylvia Cheptoris indicates that the trial was facilitated by the Director of Army Prosecutions- whose jurisdiction is the General Court Martial.
18:33
18:33

Jamil Mukulu Seeks Acquittal Due to Delayed Trial dpp 1 2

Mukulu said that he has spent a lot of time in jail with no indication that they will ever be on trial. He also faulted the prosecution for refusing to share details about the exhibits to be used in the trial, and for deliberately delaying the process through unnecessary adjournments.
15:15
15:15

Family Petitions President for Fresh Probe into Infamous Rakai Murder masaka high court 1 2

Michael Mugambe, a relative of the deceased says they are not convinced by the manner in which the matter was handled by police, leading to the eventual acquittal of the suspects. He says that the family was betrayed by the poor investigations conducted by the police.
11:11
11:11

Why Magara's Family Lawyer Wasn't Charged road 1

Fresh details show that the Director of Public Prosecutions declined to sanction charges against Bikanga citing lack of evidence connecting him to the murder. Bikanga was arrested after a member of Magaras family identified the voice in the ransom call recordings as that of his brother, Yakoob Byansi.
10:45
10:45

DPP Withdraws Case Against Red Pepper Directors, Editors buganda road

The cases stem from a story published in The Red Pepper issue of November 20 indicating that President Yoweri Museveni was plotting to overthrow his Rwandan counterpart, Paul Kagame.
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