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19:55
19:55

Eleven Arrested Over Death of Kamuli Police Constable resident

During the scuffle to rescue the victims, Kasolo shot dead Yosam Namwindo, one of the residents in the area. As a result, residents turned their wrath on the constable and lynched him to avenge Namwindo’s death.
21:09
21:09

Court Dismisses Katuntu’s Affidavits Filed Out of Time election 4 1 Top story

During the hearing on Tuesday, Galisonga’s lawyer, John Isabirye explained that they filed their petition on March 24, 2021, and the first respondent filed their response on April 6, 2021. He noted that it was inappropriate for the respondents to file supplementary affidavits three months later.
09:03
09:03

Three Mentally Disabled Women Test HIV+ve Daily in Gulu justice 3 1

Irene Laker, a board member of Gulu Union for Persons with Disabilities revealed in an interview that the office receives at least 3 cases of the women testing positive with the infection on a daily basis.
11:05
11:05

Mob Lynches Suspected Thief After Escaping from Police village 2 1

Angry residents of Nawansega village in Ibulanku Sub County lynched 27-year-old Emmanuel Wamuko this morning. Trouble for Wamuko started when he attempted to sell off two goats he is suspected to have stolen from the community. He was picked up by residents and handed over to police.
17:58
17:58

Prosecution Asked to Amend Charge Sheet in Mumbere Case court 1 4

While reading the names of the accused during a special ICD session held at the Kirinya main prisons on Thursday, Luswata said that, although the initial charge sheet comprised of 207 suspects, some were missing on the list and such anomalies would delay the pre-trial session.
12:53
12:53

Delayed Trial of Mumbere, Royal Guards Irks Rwenzururu Prime Minister justice 2 1

Kule argues that, for the past four years, the accused persons who include Rwenzururu King, Omusinga Charles Wesley Mumbere have been eagerly waiting for justice and it is unfortunate that, as the rest of Ugandans will be electing their leaders, the accused will be left out.
14:27
14:27

Jinja RDC Sakwa Loses Bid to Block Interdiction accusation 1 Top story

Sakwa ran to the high court after he was interdicted on May 4, 2020, following his arrest and prosecution for manslaughter, malicious damage and theft. He was accused of causing the death of a businessman, Charles Isanga who had allegedly defied measures announced by the president, to control the spread of coronavirus disease.
12:32
12:32

Courts Incapable of Enforcing Human Rights –Law Don parliament 4 4

According to Dr Tusasirwe, the courts were initially not designed as rights enforcement mechanisms but as instruments of law and order and regulation of transactions such as business, land and marriage among others. He argues that in their current state, courts look at enforcement of rights as a secondary role.
07:28
07:28

Justice Tabaro, Mak Staff Lawyer Clash Over Submissions authority 2 1

“I will not suffer impolite language. I don’t want impolite language here. One of the things you learn under reconciliation is polite language,” said Justice Tabaro.
18:28
18:28

Mob Justice Cases Overwhelm Kamuli District police spokesperson 1

John Kyangwa, a witch doctor from Namisambya village was lynched on Friday for allegedly masterminding ritual killings in the community. Unidentified woman was lynched in Kamuli municipality for allegedly attempting to steal a baby from a commuter taxi.
18:28
18:28

Male Mabirizi Fundraising in Eastern Uganda En Route to Arusha district 2 1

Mabirizi filed a case in May this year, challenging the amendment of the constitution to lift the cap on the presidential age. He said that the process for the amendment was characterized by violence and deployment of military police in and outside Parliament, among other unconstitutional misdeeds.
07:42
07:42

Dr. Mushomi Asks Makerere Staff Tribunal to Quash His Suspension Makerere University 2 1

Through his lawyer, Isaac Ssemakadde, Mushomi, a lecturer in the School of Statistics and Planning on Thursday told the tribunal that he was unfairly suspended and that the suspension of four years without pay was harsh, excessive and in contravention of employment laws.
10:01
10:01

Brig. Karemire Explains Re-Arrest of Kaweesi Murder Suspects Yoweri Museveni 1 1 Top story

Now, the Army Spokesperson, Brigadier Richard Karemire, says the suspects were picked up by Joint Security Forces and are locked up at a gazetted facility on allegations that they are peace violators. “Our people deserve peace and security forces will do whatever they can within the laws established to ensure that,” said Karemire.
15:55
15:55

Police Saves Mother from Irate Mob home 1 Top story

“Babirye didn’t even cry. She simply collapsed on the ground. Her motionless body seemed not to bother Kikobye at all,” he said. Babalanda explains that Kikobye has a history of mental instability, which prompts to do strange things.
13:03
13:03

Clashes As Truck Kills Boda Boda Cyclist in Jinja accident 2 1

The cyclists from Mafubira Sub County in Jinja district blocked Jinja-Kamuli high way disrupting traffic for close to two hours.
20:33
20:33

Parliament Abolishes Mandatory Death Sentence court 2 1 Top story

Following the approval of the bill, judges will have the discretion to impose the death sentence depending on the circumstances and offences committed. The MPs replaced death sentence with life sentence and mandatory death sentence with discretionary sentence.
17:05
17:05

Headteacher Hacked to Death in Namutumba Jinja 1

The deceased sustained deep cuts on the head, and the upper chest. It is alleged that the deceased was attacked while at her home located in Bulange Sub County.
17:11
17:11

Four Arrested for Alleged Child Sacrifice in Bugiri village

The suspects are alleged to have convinced the deceased's parents that they were taking their crippled child for ritual cleansing, only to return on Saturday without him. They claimed that he was left at a traditional healer.
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