Prosecution led by Viola Tusingwire and Emily Ninsima, told court that the nine and others still at large on February 7, 2018 kidnapped Magara with intent to procure a ransom or benefit from her liberation from the danger of being murdered.
Kwesiga noted that they have been receiving reports that Nkoma Sub County is at a risk of being ravaged by epidemics because it is home to several refugees living in squalid conditions.avoiding epidermic diseases.
According to eye witnesses, the kidnappers dragged Bazanye and forced him in a saloon car with unclear number plates and drove off. Rose Natukunda, the Officer in Charge of Criminal Investigations in Mpigi, says they received phone calls from residents and tried to track down the vehicle in vain.
According to Namayanjas family, her kidnappers have been sending them messages using her phone telling them not to look for their daughter and warning them not to involve police if they want to see her alive again.
Ruth Kibowa, the Mayuge District LC Vice Chairperson, says they have resolved to find better paying projects for the residents to substitute the traditional sugar cane plantations whose incomes have kept dwindling over years.
It is alleged that Nyanzi sold Kasasa a plot of land in Kiboga town in March this year at Shillings 30million. However, Kasasa reportedly ganged up with Kalimbano and Katumba and stormed Nyanzis home and demanded for the money at gunpoint.
Almost 14 years after his death, Court in Fort Portal today ruled that Owobusobozi Bisakas driver was negligent and he caused the death of George Kasenene Tibamwenda, a district official in Kyenjojo who was killed in a hit-and-run accident in 2004. Bisaka was however cleared of culpability.
Fort Portal High Court will today deliver a ruling on a case in which a vehicle allegedly belonging to Owobusobozi Desteo Bisaka, a prominent cult leader, knocked and killed a senior official in Kyenjojo district in 2004. Thirty-nine-year-old George Kasenene Tibamwenda, a District Probation Officer, at the time of his death, was the only fatality in the accident involving a Toyota Land Cruiser Registration Number UAF 053C and a Yamaha motorcycle Registration Number UAC 077Y.
The State Attorney, Lillian Omara asked court to dismiss the application on grounds that Kamoga was scared by the conviction by High Court and there was a likelihood of him absconding from court once released.
Speaking at the 8th Annual High Level Policy Dialogue on the Budget in Kampala, organized by policy think tank Advocates Coalition for Development and Environment ACODE, Mwenda said land grabbers who want to do commercial farming is actually good for the country.