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10:09
10:09

Sub County Chairperson Sentenced for Conspiring to Marry Off 12-year Old Girl

During the hearing, the prosecution told the court that in December 2017, Ssenkyama in his capacity as Malongo LC III chairperson unlawfully arbitrated in the matter of aggravated defilement against a twelve-year-old girl who was in primary five at Lwemiyaga primary school in Lwengo.
08:05
08:05

MP Ssegirinya Pleads With Court for His Right to Prayers 2 1 Top story

When granted an opportunity to address the court about his plights, Ssegirinya complained that he is locked up in solitary confinement and not allowed to practice his faith through prayers.
15:21
15:21

Katosi Road Scam Convict Rejects Justice Bamugemereire Apollo Senkeeto 2 1

Lady Justice Elizabeth Musoke who was heading the panel has ordered for the file to be taken back to the Registrar with orders that it be reallocated to a new panel and fixed for hearing as soon as possible.
12:51
12:51

Bomb Scare: Police Cordon Off Bombo Road 1

According to our reporter, officers from the Bomb squad cordoned off the road after motorists sighted items in a green plastic bag in the middle of the road.
07:45
07:45

Church of Uganda, Christians Agree to Settle Muhabura Diocese Succession Battle Outside Court 1

The Christians also note that COU, the Archbishop together with Bishop Mugisha have refused or failed to put in place a constitution, which has given Mugisha leeway to appoint his grandson Joel Sendegeya as a Diocesan Chancellor with the hope of succeeding him.
18:50
18:50

Activist Loses Bid to Quash Appointment of Bank of Uganda’s Director Supervision 1

It adds that, “therefore, the question of time starting to run from the date of the final decision cannot arise in the circumstances since the final decision is not an issue before this court”.
16:49
16:49

Lawyer Sues over UPDF's Entering DRC, Fears it's a Plot to Steal Classified Funds Flavia Byekwaso 2 1 Top story

"Given their past actions as confirmed by International Court of Justice, the entry into and remaining in the Democratic Republic of Congo is likely to be used by UPDF officers and commanders to loot for their personal benefit after which the burden will be sent to Uganda Citizens", reads the application in part.
14:01
14:01

Covidex Inventor Protests Adjournment of Patent Rights Case Moses Kasibante 3 2

Ogwang's lawyer Omongole told URN shortly after that whereas the adjournment was inevitable, it means a lot to his client because the case occupies most of his work time. He noted that his client is a busy person who is currently spending much of his time responding to the allegations against him.
14:44
14:44

Judiciary Deploys 43 New Magistrates, Seven Others Transfered

Among those deployed is Willy Anono, the first visually impaired magistrate in the Judiciary, who shall offer service through Chambers of the Chief Registrar.
17:59
17:59

84.4% of Courts Have No Prosecutors -DPP jane frances abodo 2 1 Top story

Abodo explains that they used to be 324 Prosecutors but some of them have since crossed from the office of the DPP to the Judiciary looking for greener pastures and currently they are about 300 prosecutors handling a population of more than 40 million people which makes them get strained with work.
15:24
15:24

Amolatar District Councilors Granted Bail, Released

The four were arrested, charged and remanded on November 28, for attacking the District Service Commission offices (DSC) and ejecting the acting secretary of the commission. It is said that the group also removed from the notice board, a list of candidates that had been shortlisted for interviews and locked the commission offices.
21:32
21:32

Chief Justice Asks New Magistrates to Respect Litigants 2 2

On his part, the Deputy Chief Justice Richard Buteera who has equally witnessed the administration of oaths, has warned the Magistrates against poor writing of judgments and late delivery of their decisions which he says is one of the noticeable vices in the Judiciary.
18:31
18:31

Wakayima's Victory Challenged Again in Court of Appeal 1 Top story

Through his lawyers of Kabega, Bogezi and Bukenya and Co Advocates, Walusimbi says Justice Wolayo erred in fact and law when she ruled that Wakayima possessed the minimum academic qualification for election as Member of Parliament whereas not.
15:55
15:55

Court Orders State to Produce Sheikh Kirevu's Widows 1

Security has since held Kirevu’s widows and sister incommunicado, which prompted them to sue the Inspector General of Police – IGP, the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence – CMI, the Director of Criminal Investigations Department – CID, the Commandant of Special Investigations Unit – SIU and the Attorney General- AG.
14:27
14:27

Court Grants MP Muhammad Ssegirinya Bail Inciting Violence 1 1

The State Attorney, Peter Mugisha strongly objected to the bail application, arguing that although Ssegirinya has not yet been convicted, the charges against him show that he is not a responsible member of society.
07:24
07:24

Desire Mirembe Murder Case to Proceed Without Suspect Mukono High Court 1 Top story

Mukono High Court Judge, Henry Kaweesa Isabirye delivered the ruling on Wednesday following an application by State Attorney, Happiness Ainebyona to proceed with the matter without Kirabo.
18:29
18:29

Man Sues Deputy Speaker Among over Alleged Torture and Stolen Dollars moses bigirwa 1

Matovu has tabled evidence to show he suffered a lot of trauma, physical and mental anguish for which he is seeking 500 million shillings in compensation for the violation of his right to liberty, freedom from torture by the respondents.
18:06
18:06

Masaka RDC in Trouble For Meddling in Land Dispute 2 1

In his complaint, Kayemba accused Kateregga of using his powers to order residents to raze plantations on the disputed land, and accordingly uprooted cassava, cut down coffee and other trees.
16:33
16:33

Court Asks for Written Submissions in Chapter Four Case National NGO Bureau 1 2

Chapter Four Uganda’s activities were suspended a few days prior to the withdraw of criminal charges of money laundering against its Executive Director Nicholas Opiyo whose organization had been accused of allegations of funding terror.
08:59
08:59

61 Zombo Barracks Attackers Charged, Remanded UPDF 1

On Tuesday, the suspects appeared before the General Court Martial at Makindye where they pleaded not guilty to murder. The Court-Martial Chairperson Lt General Andrew Gutti remanded the suspects to Kitalya up to January 4.
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