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19:01
19:01

Mwiru Loses Bid to Eject Igeme from Parliament election 2 1

Nabeta won the race with 5,621 votes against his closest challenger, Paul Mwiru who contested on the Alliance for National Transformation (ANT) party ticket who got 5,355 votes. But Mwiru challenged the outcome of the polls on grounds that Nabeta connived with Electoral Commission officials to engage in election malpractice.
16:09
16:09

Court Throws Out Election Petition Against Kagoma County MP parliament 2 1

Walyomu’s lawyer, Ben Ssemanda told URN that his client complied with all the legal requirements while changing his name in 2009, adding that there was no need for the petitioner to sue him over the same.
09:31
09:31

Court Dismisses Electoral Petition against Jinja South Division Mayor judgment 1

Nasser Ashraf was declared the winner of the South Division mayoral seat with 6,910 votes while Musisi, his main challenger polled 4,973 votes. Musisi however contested the results arguing that the election was marred with irregularities, which affected the final outcome of the exercise.
07:38
07:38

Makerere Law Don Steps Down from Kamunyu Case strike 1

In her submission to the tribunal on Tuesday at Makerere University Council Room, counsel Kabinga said Professor Mayambala has a conflict of interest in the case.
18:07
18:07

Court Orders Mak to Pay Costs For Delaying to Submit Defense strike 3 2

While presiding over the matter, the head of the Industrial Court, Justice Asaph Ruhinda Ntegye and a panel of five judges explained to court that they were not ready with the judgement because Makerere University had delayed to submit its defense on time.
18:32
18:32

Age Limit Law: Tension, Excitement as Three Supreme Court Justices Deliver Judgement in Favor of Petitioners people 1

Justice Paul Mugamba said the presence of the military at Parliament during discussion of the bill that led to the assault of several legislators opposed to the bill was uncalled for.
15:09
15:09

Three Supreme Court Justices Differ in Age Limit Judgement parliament 1 1 Top story

Justice Mwanguhya however, declined to pronounce himself on the allegations that MPs were bribed to support the bill, saying it is the role of the Auditor General to do so. Each MP received Shillings 29M as facilitation to consult voters on the bill
12:35
12:35

Katureebe Apologises for Delayed Age Limit Judgement health 1 Top story

In his opening remarks, Justice Katureebe attributed the delayed judgment to numerous issues including health problems. Justice Katureebe explained that he was unwell and underwent surgery, adding that he will be flying out of the country the next week to undergo eye surgery.
16:21
16:21

Court Convicts Man for Raping Elderly Woman sentence 1

Prosecution based its case on the testimony of the victim who told court that she recognized her abuser after touching his dreaded hair and his voice when he threatened to kill her if she screamed.
18:47
18:47

Assessors Ask Court to Acquit Rape Suspect victim 1

Court assessors have asked Justice, Jane Francis Abodo to release Ssengendo on grounds that the state has failed to prove that he did commit the rape.
14:53
14:53

Supreme Court Consolidates Age Limit Appeals judgment 2 1 Top story

The Uganda Law society, a team of Six legislators and lawyer Male Mabiriizi challenged the petition on a ground that maintaining the constitutional amendment as passed by Parliament was an ambush of justice.
15:46
15:46

Police Rescue Court Bailiff from Angry Vendors man 1 1

Lukoya explains that in June this year, Wamala together with Hamza Mobonga who came masquerading as the Jinja District Police Commander and unidentified police officer picked up his son, Reagan Lubaale claiming he was wanted in Entebbe Chief Magistrates court.
15:26
15:26

Ssemujju, Munyagwa and Others Appeal Age Limit Judgment court 5 1 Top story

According to Lukwago, the appellants are seeking re-evaluation of the records presented before the Constitutional court. Lukwago says that the judges misdirected and misevaluated facts in their judgment such as claims that the public was consulted.
13:12
13:12

Mabirizi Challenges Age Limit Judgment in Supreme Court ground 2 1 Top story

In his petition, Mabirizi raises sixteen grounds where he believes that the learned Justices erred in law while making their judgment.
11:13
11:13

Three People in Trouble Over Tortoise Trade accusation

The prosecution witness, Zadack Masereka, a police constable told court that they found the suspects with an unidentified girl inside a house taking sodas pretending to be visitors yet they were negotiating to buy a tortoise.
11:19
11:19

Parliament Asks for Certified Copy of MP Kahonda Judgment mp dononzio kahonda 2 1 Top story

Chris Obore, the Director of Communication and Corporate Affairs in Parliament, says the speaker will act on Kahondas petition after receiving advise from the Legal Department.
Jan 17 results