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23:13
23:13

Gov't Asks Court to Dismiss Elders Case On SAGE Program 2 1

But according to an affidavits submitted to Court today opposing the application, Stephen Kasaija the Head of Expanding Social Protection Program under SAGE Program in Ministry of Gender and Labor and Social Development on behalf of the government wants the case dismissed.
17:09
17:09

School Proprietor Remanded over Fraudulent Procurement of Gov't Land Abuse of Office 1

The Court has heard that Ocen, Otike and Eramu using their respective offices and others still at large between the month of June 2019 and January 2020 at Lira District abused their offices and authority by giving away the district land located at Plot 41 Church Road Lira Municipality to Peter Okodo.
13:31
13:31

Court Orders Transfer of Jailed MPs Bail Application File to Masaka Muhammad Ssegirinya 2 1 Top story

Muyizzi told the Court that he had talked to his clients and other defense lawyers involved in the legislator's trial to transfer their bail application files to Masaka High court in the interest of justice.
06:54
06:54

Judiciary Operationalizes Six New High Court Circuits the judiciary

According to a statement released by the Judiciary on Sunday, these courts have been put in place due to the recent enhancement of the Judiciary that enabled them to appoint more judges. This deployment was made by the Principal Judge Dr. Flavian Zeija and took effect on September 18th, 2022.
16:39
16:39

Pitfalls in Jailed MPs' Quest for Bail 2 1

Defense lawyer Muyizzi says the file that is pending in Masaka High Court is where the MPs have not yet been given bail and their bail application is before the International Crimes Division Court in Kampala which he thinks pauses a difficult situation for them as the defense lawyers.
14:17
14:17

Former Mukono Municipality Mayoral Candidate Flees after Assaulting Police Officers 1 1

Charles Jjingo, the landlord, filed a civil suit against Mulimira in 2019 for failure to pay rent fees for a period of twenty months at 500,000 Shilling per month. Mulimira rented a building of four rooms where he runs a vocational institute.
13:22
13:22

International Crimes Court Summons 100 to Face Terrorism Trial with King Mumbere Royal Guards 2 2 Top story

This came after State Attorneys Lillian Omar and Marion Ben Bella told Court that apart from the former Prime Minister Thembo Kitsumbire and Mumbere the rest of the accused persons have not been attending Court.
09:11
09:11

Legal Brains Trust Want Basajjabala Summoned over Tax Evasion Charges 2 1

"We are concerned by the conspicuous silence of your esteemed office since then, why haven't you taken out criminal summons against the suspects to commence and conclude this very important trial?" wrote Ssemakadde.
15:45
15:45

Court Dismisses Jailed MPs Application for Consolidation of Murder, Terrorism Files 2 1

Lady Justice Alice Komuhangi Khauka on Wednesday dismissed the application on grounds that consolidation of criminal cases is alien and doesn't exist in the procedure of criminal matters and laws in Uganda, save for civil matters.
12:55
12:55

Fort Portal City Council Wants Payment of Former Councilors Expedited 2 2

In 2021 councilors of the then Fort Portal Municipality sued Fort Portal City and the Attorney General for non-payment of their sitting allowances citing breach of contract. In their petition, the councilors said they were elected in 2016 for a five-year term which was to expire in May 2021.
09:08
09:08

West Nile Residents Petition Principal Judge Over Slow Handling of Land Cases 3 1

Justice Flavian Zeija admitted the problems but noted that the challenge has been due to the few numbers of judicial officers. He however says the judiciary is currently addressing the challenge which will go a long way in addressing cases of back lock.
17:31
17:31

UPDF Soldier Sentenced to Two Years for Attempting to Rob Indian National attempted robbery 1

However Mugabe said he has considered also the time Isoke has spent on remand and considered two months in mitigation and found that effective today, he should serve a sentence of four months and 23 days in jail.
15:02
15:02

DPP Opposes Bail for Suspects in Kidney Harvest Case Joseph Kyomuhendo 2 2

Alaka has argued that the Uganda Constitution which is the Supreme law of the land provides for bail at any stage of the case and restoration of a person's right to fair hearing and personal liberty.
10:53
10:53

Sipapa Fails to Pay Lawyers' Fees Shamirah Nakiyemba 1

Lawyers representing Charles Olimu aka Sipapa together with his wife Shamirah Nakiyemba on charges of aggravated robbery have withdrawn alleging failure by their client to pay legal fees.
16:51
16:51

Court Dismisses Jailed MPs Bid to be Part of Prosecution Witness Protection Application Muhammad Ssegirinya 2 2

In the application, the prosecutors prayed to have delayed disclosure of the identities of those witnesses, limiting the number of people to access the information and keeping the log of persons handling information related to those witnesses.
15:52
15:52

Investigator Asks Court Martial to Reject Bail for NUP Supporters 2 1

Mubehamwe relied on an affidavit sworn by the the Investigator Musinguzi who told Court that the applicants have capacity to interfere with state witnesses as well as investigations.
14:27
14:27

Mabirizi Wants Bigirimana to Apologize to Justice Kisaakye

In an affidavit to support the application, Mabirizi contends that Bigirimana’s actions among others interfere with the judiciary which must be independent.
15:10
15:10

Suspects Accused of Offensive Communication Against Speaker Ask DPP to Drop Charges 1

The suspects say that it is unfortunate that they were arrested and arraigned in Court despite a lack of sufficient evidence to warrant the Prosecution and this has reportedly been manifested in court.
11:44
11:44

Lawyers Disagree With Museveni on Judiciary’s Independence Stanley Okecho 3 1

According to the lawyers, the judiciary’s independence should not be questioned or subject to the amendment because it is provided for under the constitution.
09:28
09:28

Supreme Court Operating in Shifts 2 2

The report shows between May 12th and July 12th, 2022 the Supreme Court conducted a pretrial hearing of 89 criminal appeals, and also in the same month it heard one civil matter.
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