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09:35
09:35

Bugiri District Officials Remanded for Paying Fictious Salary Arrears 1

The court has heard that between March 2019 and December 2022 Ezakuru; the current CAO of Madi -Okollo District while employed as the Chief Administrative officer of Bigiri District together with Chief Finance Officer Nyende Mustapha and Senior Accountant Minsa Atoire irregularly initiated, validated and approved payment of fictitious salary arrears to a tune of 1.2 billion shillings to various employees of Bugiri District Local Government well knowing that their actions would occasion loss to the government.
13:10
13:10

Bubaale Primary School Headteacher Arrested for Issuing False PLE Exam Results 1

Information obtained from UNEB spokesperson Jennifer Kalule revealed that during the hearing, it was discovered that the school administrators provided incorrect self-drafted results on testimonials forms.
20:02
20:02

Moses Kafeero Exonerated In Ndeeba Church Demolition Saga 1 Top story

The witness told the Anti-Corruption Court that there was an attempt to furnish Kafeero with documents after the church had been razed.
14:05
14:05

Lawyers Protest Alleged Judicial Misconduct in Tilenga Land Case 1

Initiated by human rights lawyer Eron Kizza, the petition, among other accusations, contends that Justice Byaruhanga violated established legal principles by delivering a verdict in the land case within four days, without allowing the accused parties to respond or contest the matter.
15:24
15:24

UMSC Property Saga: National Mosque Dropped from Auction List 1 Top story

“We have learnt that the property comprised in Lease Hold Register Volume 2771 Folio 2, OId Kampala Plot 23-25 is a subject of a caveat and contentious. This is to humbly inform the Court that the above property comprised in Lease Hold Register Volume 2771Folio 2, Old Kampala Plot, 23-25 hereby ceases to be part of the properties under attachment and execution, and the same shall not be auctioned,” the letter reads in part.
20:30
20:30

Headteachers, Four Others Remanded for Unlawful Possession of Exam Materials 1

The court heard that the accused, along with other individuals who remain at large, were found in possession of information purported to be related to the contents of the 2023 Primary Leaving Examination question papers for English, Science, SST, and Mathematics.
13:21
13:21

High Court Overturns Order Freezing UMSC Activities 1 Top story

In her ruling, Justice Nambayo questioned why the Chief Magistrate had granted Basajjabalaba interim orders when there was no formal application before the court. From her analysis, she concluded that this meant there was no evidence presented to support the granting of the interim orders.
07:24
07:24

High Court Calls for UMSC-Basajjabalaba File 1

Swabur Marzuq, one of the lawyers representing Basajjabalaba's group, said the Magistrate informed them that UMSC had filed an application before the High Court challenging the orders from the Magistrate's court.
19:27
19:27

Court Questions Authenticity of State Evidence in Ndeeba Church Case 1

The prosecution had presented Pamela Akora, the former acting supervisor of the Technical Review Team at Kampala Capital City Authority, as the state witness to, among other reasons, present to the court the irregularities in the process that finally led to the demolition of the Church.
19:07
19:07

Ndeeba Church Wasn't in Use, and Court Had Ordered its Demolition -KCCA Official 1

“After the site visit, I wrote a report recommending the demolition of the church and other structures that were around,” he said. He added that he had authored the permit on which Katongole appended his signature authorizing the demolition of the church.
07:57
07:57

Ndeeba Church Demolition: State Witness Admits Dodovico Followed Due Process 1 Top story

Kusiima also noted that as a supervisor, she never handled any application for demolition but rather learned the matter from the widely spread news stories. She explained that in the ideal situation, the application could have been forwarded to her office from the reception. She would then assign an inspector to visit the place and write a report.
18:23
18:23

Court Orders Retrial of Ndeeba Church Land Ownership Case 1

The demolition of St Peter's church, which occurred in 2020 was the climax of a decades-long property wrangle between the Church of Uganda and the joint administrators of the estate of the late Evelyn Nachwa, a Buganda Kingdom Princess.
16:43
16:43

American Pastor Guilty, Faces 30 Years for Sexually Assaulting a Ugandan Girl

Eric Tuininga, a former missionary, is facing a jail term of up to 30 years having pleaded guilty for sexually assaulting a Ugandan girl who was under the care of his church, a U.S.-based Orthodox Presbyterian church based in Mbale district.
19:52
19:52

Ndeeba Church Demolition: DPP Drops Charges Against Dodoviko’s Agents 1 Top story

The Chief State Attorney, John Kunya presented the DPP’s letter withdrawing the charges before the Anti-Corruption Court Chief Magistrate, Joan Aciro on Tuesday.
18:24
18:24

Court Sets Tough Bail Conditions for OPM Officials in Kasese Blanket Scandal 1

Three of the five officials, who include the undersecretary, Godfrey Kaima, the Principal Disaster Preparedness officer, Cyprian Dhikusooka and Kizito Mugerwa, the Procurement Officer allegedly procured and supplied substandard items to be distributed as a relief to the people of Kasese who were affected by floods after River Nyamwamba burst its banks.
15:34
15:34

Dodoviko Mwanje Could Escape Trial as State Fails to Disclose Evidence 1

Mwanje and several others including five senior police officers, a Gombolola Internal Security Officer, and bailiffs were arrested in August last year, following the demolition of the Church at the height of a land wrangle involving the businessman, members of the Buganda Kingdom Royal Family, and Church leaders.
19:08
19:08

Court Halts Compensation of Businessman Dodoviko for Ndeeba Church Land 3 2

The Principal Judge Flavian Zeija made the ruling on Monday noting that the said compensation should be halted until the main suit in which Mwanje claimed ownership of the land will be determined.
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