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11:41
11:41

UPDF, Prisons Respond to Mabirizi’s Petitions affidavits 2

Mabirizi contends that Gen. Muhoozi, a UPDF officer, engaged in political gatherings in breach of the country's legal provisions. Mabirizi requests the court to declare Gen. Muhoozi's alleged political activities illegal, beyond the scope of a serving military officer's duties, irrational, and procedurally incorrect.
07:42
07:42

Mabirizi Challenges Salary Enhancement of Science- Based Public Servants Soroti High Court 1 1

In the application, Mabirizi seeks a declaration that the policy of paying higher salaries and allowances to science-oriented public servants than to their art-oriented counterparts at the same rank, positions, and places of work infringes upon, violates, and threatens the rights of the latter.
17:14
17:14

Court Documents Cool Down Tough Talking UPDF Commander Soroti High Court 1 1

Brig. Semawenge had indicated in the defendant’s witness statement filed on May 12, 2023 that the army he serves was not responsible for the atrocities committed in Teso sub- region as alleged in the case John Oluka and others.
09:33
09:33

Court Orders Ministry of Justice to Produce List of Verified Claimants Soroti High Court 1

Court, presided over by the Resident Judge, Justice Dr. Henry Peter Adonyo also asked the ministry to print out the lists of claimants who have been paid since 2022.
15:06
15:06

Teso War Claimants Case: Retired Police Officer Displays Scars in Court Cattle compensation 2

Omudong is the last witness in a case where Teso War Debt Claimants are seeking compensation from the government.
09:21
09:21

Cattle Compensation: Teso War Claimants Back to Court Soroti High Court 1 2

In Court, Former Kaberamaido Woman MP Veronica Isala Bitchetero narrated that she was a member of NRA's external wing by 1996 when her parents were beaten, humiliated and raided in Kaberamaido. She recalls that her father’s eyes were gorged out by the National Resistance Army- NRA soldiers who were moving with the Karimojong raiders.
08:43
08:43

Soroti DISO Denied Bail Soroti High Court 1

Michael Emasu, the State Attorney, confirmed that Nuwagira was denied bail because he lacked a fixed place of abode, substantial sureties, and a report of good conduct.
16:52
16:52

Court Dismisses Soroti City, Toroma County Election Petitions Soroti High Court 1

In Soroti City East, the petition arose from the by-election conducted in July 2022 where the NRM Candidate, Herbert Edmund Ariko was declared the winner, beating the incumbent, FDC’s Moses Attan Okia.
14:42
14:42

Fresh Hearing of Election Petitions in Soroti Start Next Week Court of Appeal 1

The petitions drawn from Teso and Karamoja sub-regions include the Soroti East MP seat where Moses Attan Okia dragged Herbert Edmund Ariko and two others over the alleged election malpractices
18:31
18:31

Former Iteso Cultural Union Chairperson, Speaker Accused of Contempt of Court Paul Sande Emolot 1

In August, the Soroti Resident Judge, Justice Henry Adonyo issued a temporary injunction restraining Paul Sande Emolot and John Francis Okuma, the former ICU Council chairperson and Speaker respectively from performing any cultural duties related to ICU.
13:29
13:29

Court Renews Orders Barring Teso's Uninstalled Cultural Leader from Performing Duties icu woes 1 2

Emolot sailed through unopposed in the recently concluded expression of interest and nominations of conducted by the new ICU Electoral Commission for Emorimor’s throne. Although he is due for installation as the next Emorimor in November, Emolot is already transacting business as Emorimor. He was recently seen in royal entourage with African Kings and Queens in Guyana.
14:39
14:39

Serere District Appeals High Court Ruling Over Ownership of Land Soroti High Court 1

The matter that has been in court since 2016 confirmed Moses Omiat as the administrator of the estate of his late father, George Amollo.
08:30
08:30

Court Orders Serere District Off Contested Land Soroti High Court 2 1

The district had constructed a veterinary staff house and extended the access road to the contested land as it claimed ownership. Part of the land has been the venue for Kasilo weekly Market, one of the biggest cattle markets in Teso while another portion of the land had been encroached on by the neighbors who had settled there.
07:31
07:31

Court Convicts Bishop Tukei For Theft lifeline ministries 1 1

“The responded is hereby found guilty of the offense of theft c/s 254 (1), (b) and 271 (b), (c) of the Penal Code Act Cap 120 and convicted accordingly. The acquittal of the respondent by the lower court is hereby set aside and is replaced by a conviction on the offense of theft”, the High Court ruling reads in part.
17:29
17:29

Court Gives Attorney General One Month to Verify Teso War Claimants teso sub region 1 2

On Friday Justice Henry Adonyo said that the Attorney General has up to December 22, 2021, to complete the verification of the claimants.
10:02
10:02

Compensation of Teso War Claimants: Thousands Run to Court for Letters of Administration Teso sub region 1 1 Top story

The 20- page- weekly Aicerit Newspaper has more than half of its pages covered with applications of those seeking letters of administration, limiting space for local news in the region.
22:54
22:54

Court Upholds Elections of Juliet Achayo Lodou in Ngora County Soroti High Court 2 1

The court found that there were four different results for the two candidates leading to the confusion. Achayo was first declared winner of the Ngora County elections with 9,517 votes. Abala who had garnered 9,226 votes was instead declared winner by the Electoral Commission in Kampala.
16:45
16:45

Teso War Claimants Speak Out on the Cost of Chasing for Compensation Soroti High Court 1 2

Omukat joined the group that dragged the government to court in 2010 over the losses incurred during turbulent times in Teso. But they are yet to receive compensation despite incurring more costs in the pursuit of justice. He says that on average, he has spent more than five million Shillings.
15:55
15:55

Court Dismisses Soroti City West Election Petition MP Jonathan Ebwalu 1 1

The petition was filed by Anne Ameco and another on grounds that the election was not conducted in accordance with the principles laid down in the provisions of the 1995 Constitution of the Republic of Uganda, the Parliamentary Act, as amended and the Electoral Commission Act.
18:41
18:41

Lawyers Reject 26 Affidavits in Ngora County Petition Soroti High Court 1 2

Achayo, a candidate for the ruling National Resistance Movement- NRM party was declared winner of the January polls by the Electoral Commission in Kampala, with 9,517 against 9,226 votes polled by her rival David Abala, yet earlier Ngora District Returning Officer Peter Toddu had announced Abala as the winner with 8,317 against 7,828.
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