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18:07
18:07

Court Rejects Kanyamunyu's Request for Two Months Adjournment Caleb Alaka 1 1

Accordingly, Justice Mubiru advised the Defense lawyers who had labored much to explain the need for adjournment to either reconsider their decision or to make sure their request and plea-bargaining does not prolong the trial.
09:50
09:50

Case Seeking Mid-Term Access to NSSF Funds Delayed for Another 4 Months Morrison Rwakakamba 1 1

To this effect, Rwakakamba challenged the articles under the NSSF Act which states that a member of the fund shall be entitled to his money at the age of 55, when you get mental disability, emigration issues, survivors’ benefits and once you've ceased to be a member as the only ways of accessing the funds.
17:53
17:53

Ham Kiggundu Asks Court to Reject DTB's Application in Ugx 120 Billion Case DTB Kenya 2 2

DTB's lawyer told the Principal Judge that they have an intended appeal which will be rendered useless in the event that they refund the monies before its hearing, adding that the entire banking sector shall suffer substantial and irreparable loss.
20:55
20:55

Man Given Life Sentence for Abducting, Murdering 5yr Old Boy life imprisonment 1 1

Mukisa was sentenced on his own plea of guilty when he told court that he murdered the boy himself. The plea of guilty however came after prosecution had produced a number of witnesses pinning Mukisa for having committed the offence. It was the convict who led the police and other security agencies to the scene where he had dumped the boy's remains.
19:22
19:22

Bunyoro Rejects New DPC for Teargassing Catholics and Baganda Buganda Kingdom 3 1

The kingdom has officially written to the Internal Affairs minister and the Inspector General of Uganda Police opposing the posting an officer with questionable discipline to be in charge of law and order in Hoima city, which is the seat of Bunyoro kingdom.
17:48
17:48

Man Jailed 30-Years for Defilement, Asks Court to Castrate him 1

After conviction, Kisomeso asked the court for a pardon and instead of a custodial sentence, give him a suspended sentence, and castrate him to tame his sexual urge, so that he can look after his eight-months-old baby.
17:21
17:21

Businessman Katumwa Charged with Abduction, Granted Bail 2

The Court heard that on September 24, 2020, at Luwafu zone, Makindye Division, Katumwa, a candidate for the Nansana Municipality Parliamentary seat, unlawfully took a minor from the custody or protection of her parents.
14:51
14:51

Attorney General Resists Tumukunde's Request in CID Summons Case 2 1

The Attorney General argues that there is nothing Constitutional in Tumukunde’s application that needs interpretation by the constitutional court, so the High Court can address his issues
18:38
18:38

Suspected Kidnapper Escapes from Katojo Prison Frank Baine 1 2

Frank Baine, on Thursday confirmed that Mugume had escaped. According to Baine, Mugume was on remand at Katojo after he had been charged at Fort Portal High Court with murder, kidnap and theft.
18:34
18:34

Elect Leaders Who Will Empower the Judiciary-Owiny-Dollo 2021 Elections 8 6

Dollo’s also asked Civil Society Organizations, the development partners and voters to compel leaders to ensure that there is at least one Grade One Magistrates Court in each part of the country.
14:37
14:37

Museveni Wants Supreme Court to Dismiss Petition Against Virtual Elections 1

A few months ago the High Court dismissed relatively similar petitions filed by Presidential aspirant Joseph Kabuleta and Dr Emmanuel Diini Kisembo for having failed to first petition the Electoral Commission tribunal before going to court.
13:31
13:31

Court Reinstates Besigye’s Petition Against Preventive Arrest 2 2

However, speaking to URN today at the Constitutional Court on Thursday, Besigye said that to date, he still wonders how the Constitutional Court Justices came to sit and dismiss his petition in the presence of Attorney General’s representatives on a day that was never communicated to him and his lawyers.
07:00
07:00

Delicensed Lender Continues Taking Deposits Amid Fraud Allegations Bank of Uganda 5

Kwagala, one of the complainants says the company paid the promised 5 per cent interest on the fixed deposit account for the first few months before cutting it by half. She has since failed to even withdraw the principal amount, which brings the total to about 190 million Shillings.
19:05
19:05

Kyagulanyi Lauds Judiciary after 'Landmark' Judgment 3 1

Kyagulanyi described the case as bogus and thinks that it was only brought up to vulgarise and disrupt the pace at which NUP was moving in the run up to the 2021 elections. However, he added it was encouraging to know that there are Judges who still stand for the value of speaking the truth and protect their integrity.
17:17
17:17

Prisons is Holding Kazinda Legally- Baine Frank Baine 1

Frank Baine, the Prison Spokesperson says that according to their record the DPP has another case against Kazinda relating to the illicit acquisition of wealth,
12:19
12:19

High Court Dismisses Suit Against NUP Leadership 2 Top story

However, in his ruling on Wednesday, Justice Musa Ssekaana, the Deputy head of High Court Civil Division disregarded all grounds for the case and instead focussed on the fact that the case was filed in a manner that abused the court process.
09:19
09:19

Former MTN Employee Denied Bail Dr Esther Kisaakye 1

Justice Kisaakye dismissed all Magombe's grounds of appeal saying in much as the offences against him are not capital in nature, his offences are serious with far-reaching implications on our society.
22:36
22:36

Busy Video Conferencing Room Delays NUP Supporters Bail Hearing Tailors 2 1 Top story

The trial magistrate, Stella Maris Amabalis couldn’t access the video conferencing room, which connects Buganda road court to Kitalya, Luzira and Kigo prisons where the accused persons are on remand because it was being used by other magistrates. The suspects can’t be allowed to appear in court physically because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
17:59
17:59

Makerere University Staff Remanded Over Forged COVID-19 Results 1 Top story

Court heard that between the month of September and October 2020 while in Kampala district, the accused persons unlawfully and negligently issued negative COVID -19 results to people who had tested positive well knowing that their actions are likely to cause the spread of an infectious disease.
11:20
11:20

Over 2500 Persons Affected by Aswa Hydroelectricity Project Face Eviction Pader District 2 1

Nicolas Amone, a father of 14 children in Pungole Parish, says the project has encroached on his 250 hectors of land which includes two hectors of pine trees. Amone claims that he has been blocked from using the land without compensation.
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