Division Uganda People’s Defense Forces-UPDF court-martial in Kakiri barracks
in Wakiso district has started trying Rashid Mamuri, a Local Defense Unit
personnel for the murder of UBC Journalist, Robert Kagolo.
on Tuesday before the military court chaired Col. Sam Mugyenyi, who read for
him the charges. Court heard that on April 29th, 2021 while at Kasengejje
village in Wakiso town council, Mmamuri while on guard duties at the home of the
late Kagoro’s brother shot the journalist to death.
guilty to the charges, saying that he didn’t kill the deceased. He asked the military court
to give him time to present his defence in court.
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Mugyenyi remanded Mamuli to Kitalya prisons until September 10th,
2021 when he will present his defence on the matter.