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18:37
18:37

Human Rights Defenders, Lawyers Condemn Nicholas Opio’s Detention UGANDA LAW SOCIETY 4 1

According to Job Kiija, a representative of Innovations for Democratic Engagement and Action- IDEA, the increased threats directed towards citizens and civic leaders significantly dent Uganda’s Human Rights Record.
17:38
17:38

Mother Shot During Bobi Wine's Elegu Rally Amputated teargas canister 4 1 Top story

The 26-year-old, a mother of four says she was steated at her home when a policeman aimed at her and maliciously fired five bullets at her, one of which shattered her leg on 10th December
15:18
15:18

Catholic Bishops to Security Agencies: Don’t Dent Christmas Festival with Violence 1 3 Top story

The Bishops, who likened the current situation to the Birth of Christ which came in a politically charged season as Emperor Ceaser had ordered for a population census throughout the Roman Empire, acknowledged the fact that political campaigns and elections generate emotions. They, however, argued that this shouldn’t make anybody lose sight of the dignity of human life and the need to respect one another.
12:53
12:53

Uganda Responds to US Allegations of Human Rights Violation 1 Top story

He made reference to the November 2020 arrest of National Unity Platform Presidential Candidate Robert Kyagulanyi that protests protests in which over 40 people were killed. He also referred to the 2016 killings in Kasese, the 2017 incident when security evaded parliament and forced out legislators during a heated debate of removing presidential age limit. He also referred to the introduction of Over the Top Tax in 2018 which he said had affected negatively on access to social media.
11:56
11:56

UWA Captain on Murder Charge Granted Bail, says his Lawyer Apaa Township 1

Anyuru told URN on Wednesday morning that the court presided over by Col. George Nambafu who chaired the court granted Captain Olinga a non cash bail of thirty million shillings and instructed him to report to court on the 25th of January 2021.
08:03
08:03

U.S Ambassador Criticizes Nicholas Opiyo's Arrest 1 Top story

Uganda Police later confirmed his arrest by the Special Investigations Division-SID for his alleged involvement in money laundering and other related malicious acts.
06:29
06:29

City Lawyer Nicholas Opiyo Held Over Money Laundering-Police 2 1 Top story

“We would like to confirm the arrest of lawyer Nicholas Opio, by a joint task team of security and financial intelligence on allegations of money laundering and related malicious acts”, the police said in a statement on its Facebook page on Tuesday evening.
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