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05:58
05:58

Four Suspects Remanded for Alleged Murder of Engineer in Mbarara Magistrates Court

They are Lynnate Recheal 40, Mandela Mathias 25, Justine Atuhaire 47, and Jonic Tukasingura 35.
13:09
13:09

Mbarara Boda Boda Riders Loose Election Case Against Town Clerk, Council

Led by Luganda Magidu, Arinaitwe Edward, Mastkio Bashir, Musasizi Evarisito, Bintukwanga Ronald Kigundu, Rukundo Aggrey, the riders under Mbarara City General Boda Boda Operators' Association petitioned the court in March seeking a judicial contesting the suspension of their association's leadership elections.
14:17
14:17

Mbarara City To Hire External Lawyers To Resolve Case Backlog 1

According to a report presented to the City Executive Committee, Mbarara City Council is currently dealing with over 40 cases dating back to 2012.
09:28
09:28

Court Dismisses Bail Application by Kaziiba LCII Chairperson Facing Murder Mbarara High Court 1 1

Justice Kavuma denied Tarimwima bail on the grounds that the evidence he presented didn’t satisfy the court to accept his application for bail.
08:47
08:47

Court of Appeal Upholds 38-Year Jail Term for Murder Convict Abel Ariho

In their judgment, the Court of Appeal Justices Muzamiru Mutangula Kibeedi, Christopher Gashirabake, and Eva Luswata explained that Ariho's submissions revolved around the insufficiency of circumstantial evidence.
16:39
16:39

Soldier Jailed Sixty Years for Murder

The court presided over by Col. Rogers Kitwala heard that on February 6th, 2023, Longole killed Private Francis Onyango and Private Dowan Locaph by shooting.
14:02
14:02

Mbarara City Clerk, Council Sued Over Boda Boda Elections

Since Last year when the Mbarara City Security Committee suspended the process to electing new Boda Boda leaders following protests from a section of riders who accused the Independent Electoral Body of alleged irregularities, the city has failed to organize and hold the elections which have been postponed for more than three times.
12:48
12:48

Stop Abusing Court Process, Minister Mao Warns 1 1

Mao said that “Arresting a person for a debt should be the last resort because many people are abusing court processes. If a debtor has put security your first remedy is to liquidate the security. If it is land you sell it.” -Mao
15:23
15:23

Five Suspected Electricity Vandals Charged with Terrorism UMEME 1 2 Top story

They were charged before the Mbarara Chief Magistrate Benjamin Seruwo with one count of Terrorism contrary to Section 7 of the Anti-Terrorism Act 2002, which attracts a death penalty upon conviction.
18:30
18:30

Hearing of 50 Criminal Appeals Start at Mbarara High Court Court of Appeal 4 1

The cause list has 16 murder cases, 21 aggravated defilement cases, five aggravated robberies, and 7 cases of rape and attempted murder, Theft and forgery with one each.
20:07
20:07

Ex-MP Withdraws Re-trial Case Against His Brother From High Court 3 3

On Monday morning, the two parties with their legal teams held a mediation session that lasted hours and was chaired by the head of Litigation at the Electoral Commission, Counsel Eric Sabiiti who volunteered to mediate between the parties.
16:38
16:38

Prisons Authorities Want More Plea Bargaining Sessions for Petty Offenders 2 3

Innocent Draville, the Officer in Charge of Mbarara Main Prison says since 2014 when the plea bargain initiative started in Mbarara, a total of 1,276 capital cases have been handled and disposed of compared to the 281 petty offences noting that more efforts are needed to advocate for petty offenders to enroll for plea bargaining.
12:56
12:56

Congestion in South Western Region Prisons Worries Officers 4 2

Innocent Draville, the Officer in Charge of Mbarara Main Prison, says that the facility that was constructed to host only 324 inmates currently accommodate 2581. He says that the inmates now sleep in turns because of space problems.
17:03
17:03

Allocation of Land to Judiciary in Mbarara Takes New Twist Court of Appeal 3

On Thursday, during the Mbarara City Council meeting, the councilors unanimously approved a motion to provide land measuring 1.5 acres located in Kakiika ward, Mbarara City North Division to the Judiciary.
16:26
16:26

Mbarara District Agrees to Allocate Land for Court of Appeal Construction Judiciary Uganda 1 1

The district leadership had earlier opposed the allocation claiming that the Judiciary did not follow the right procedure in requesting the land. The Judiciary had initially written to Mbarara city which had responded by allocating one acre of land.
11:57
11:57

Court Asked to Dismiss Petition Against Kashongi County MP 1

Tayebwa through his lawyer Geoffrey Kandeebe, on Monday, told the court presided over by Justice Moses Kazibwe Kawumi that Tumuramye was illegally nominated by the Electoral Commission. According to Kandeebe, the document he attached on the petition as the nomination paper had only signatures from nine registered voters instead of ten.
16:43
16:43

Court to Rule on Affidavits in Bushenyi-Ishaka Municipality Petition Mbarara High Court

During the session, Tayebwa presented 13 affidavits that he said should be considered during the hearing of the petition.
15:03
15:03

Court Dismisses Election Petition against MP Nathan Byanyima Mbarara High Court 1 2

The petition was filed by Jeremiah Kamurari, a challenger for the same seat in the just concluded elections challenging Nathan Byanyima’s academic qualifications. Kamurari had argued that Byanyima did not have the requisite qualifications to contest for a parliamentary seat.
15:49
15:49

Judge Orders Police to Produce Certified Statements of Witnesses 2

In his petition, Tumuramye alleges that his rival engaged in voter bribery, intimidation, and ballot stuffing. He also alleges that his agents were chased away from polling stations.
16:55
16:55

Presidential Candidate Patrick Amuriat Granted Bail 2

His Worship Gordon Muhimbise granted Amuriat bail on the principle that he is innocent until proven guilty and that having another case with the same court remove his right to bail.
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