Justice Henry I. Kaweesa of High Court, Land Division ordered the government to pay the costs to Goodman International Limited a Sudanese firm after tenants backed by Former Ministers of Lands Idah Nantaba and Works Minister Abraham Byandala blocked him from possessing the land he had acquired in Butuntumula Sub County, Luweero district.
The Inspector General of Police, Martin Okoth Ochola communicated the appointment of the military officers in his communication on July 2, 2019. However, in suit against the Attorney General, Mabirizi wants court to declare the appointment of the army officers into Uganda police force illegal and procedurally improper.
Testifying as a witness in the consolidated petitions arising from the contentious Lusanja land evictions, Irene Birungi an official from State House said the people who claim ownership of the land have been developing the area but not on orders of the President and the government.
It stemmed from orders issued by the Supreme Court on electoral reforms in its judgment on the 2016 Amama Mbabazi Presidential election petition. In its judgment, the panel of nine Supreme Court judges led by the Chief Justice Bart Katureebe directed the Attorney General to implement ten orders so as to improve electoral democracy in the country.
Mugisha says that he has petitioned the Attorney General seeking clarification on whether there is an Authority which can block the NWSC to access the water treatment plant after Minister gazetted the town under its jurisdiction.
Justice Henrietta Wolayo of the civil division has directed ISO Director Col Kaka Bagyenda and the Attorney General to release Gabula immediately following failure for them to have him produced in court as she ordered last week.
Wasajja said that the family has not asked for any compensation but should be compensated for the private property damaged. He explained that Sir Edward Mutesa 1, the Kabaka then, lost a lot of property and cited Roll-Royce motor vehicles among other personal property.
According to the ordinance, local leaders are supposed to mobilize children of school going age to attend school. They are also required to ensure that children within their areas are not subjected to paid labour or any income generating activities during school hours.
Maj. Iduuli, 43, joined UPDF in 1998 and served as a defence lawyer at the General Court Martial from 2014 to July 25, 2016. But he says that he was removed from the army without referring to either an instrument from the Commander in Chief or a message from the Chief of Defense Forces.
Mirjam Blaak Sow, Ugandas Ambassador in Brussels says that the States should try as much as possible to have most of the core crimes tried in their countries instead of letting the ICC to intervene, because national justice cannot be achieved through an International Court.
In a letter dated January 21, 2018 and addressed to the President Museveni, AG William Byaruhanga says that the negotiations between the government and kingdom teams were finalised and therefore the assets should be returned at the soonest time possible.
In a statement issued today, Sarah Birungi Banage, the Assistant Commissioner Public and Corporate Affairs defends the payment, stating that following Ugandas victory, the Attorney Generals office recommended that the multi sectoral team on the case be commended and appreciated with a Presidential Handshake.
Moses Mugisa, the Finance Secretary Kyenjojo town council says the delayed approval of the ordinance has hindered development of the town council and affected revenue collection, since 80 percent of the structures built in the town council do not have approved plans.