The Bill which seeks to replace the Fish Act and regulate the exportation of fish products was passed on May 3, 2022, and sent to the President for assent. But the President returned it to Parliament suggesting a review on a number of areas.
On Thursday last week, Christine Nanding, the Deputy Director of Legal and Human Rights at the Uganda Police Force – UPF gave the Committee a status report of the high-profile cases indicating that they lacked leads prompting courts to quash them
They include; George Kasumba, Agnes Nabwera, Sarah Nanyanzi, Mathew Kigozi, Mathew Kafeero Ibrahim Chekedi and John Damulira. The victims were reportedly picked up by security operatives from areas within Kampala, Greater Masaka, and Mukono during the 2020 campaign period.