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18:58
18:58

James Kubeketerya Retains Bunya East Parliamentary Seat election

Majegere petitioned the court on grounds that Kubeketerya's camp was involved in the intimidation of voters and voter bribery, which enabled him to illegally win the election.
19:01
19:01

Mwiru Loses Bid to Eject Igeme from Parliament election 2 1

Nabeta won the race with 5,621 votes against his closest challenger, Paul Mwiru who contested on the Alliance for National Transformation (ANT) party ticket who got 5,355 votes. But Mwiru challenged the outcome of the polls on grounds that Nabeta connived with Electoral Commission officials to engage in election malpractice.
07:41
07:41

Court Rejects Abdul Katuntu's Witnesses over Inconsistencies Bugweri 1

Galisonga, a candidate of the Forum for Democratic change-FDC party petitioned the court challenging Katuntu’s declaration as the elected Member of Parliament for Bugweri County citing malpractices in the January 2021 general election.
15:35
15:35

Court Dismisses Election Petition Against Bukooli Central MP voter 1 3

Justice Serukuma further stated that Ngiya failed to raise the required number of 500 registered voters in support of the petition.
16:09
16:09

Court Throws Out Election Petition Against Kagoma County MP parliament 2 1

Walyomu’s lawyer, Ben Ssemanda told URN that his client complied with all the legal requirements while changing his name in 2009, adding that there was no need for the petitioner to sue him over the same.
09:31
09:31

Court Dismisses Electoral Petition against Jinja South Division Mayor judgment 1

Nasser Ashraf was declared the winner of the South Division mayoral seat with 6,910 votes while Musisi, his main challenger polled 4,973 votes. Musisi however contested the results arguing that the election was marred with irregularities, which affected the final outcome of the exercise.
20:44
20:44

Salamu Musumba Withdraws Petition against Kadaga election 2 1

Musumba had filed the petition before the High Court in Jinja faulting both Kadaga and Electoral Commission for allegedly orchestrating irregularities, which affected the outcome of the January 2021 general election.
21:09
21:09

Court Dismisses Katuntu’s Affidavits Filed Out of Time election 4 1 Top story

During the hearing on Tuesday, Galisonga’s lawyer, John Isabirye explained that they filed their petition on March 24, 2021, and the first respondent filed their response on April 6, 2021. He noted that it was inappropriate for the respondents to file supplementary affidavits three months later.
10:36
10:36

Jinja North Division Loser Withdraws Election Petition applicant

Bidondole on Saturday said that he has resolved to withdraw the petition due to public interest. He however declined to divulge more details.
09:37
09:37

40 Remanded in Jinja City For Violating Curfew court 1

The suspects were arrested on Tuesday during police-led operations aimed at cracking down curfew violators in Budhumbuli and Wanyama zones within Bugembe ward in Jinja City.
17:30
17:30

Court Grants Salamu Musumba Substituted Service election 2 1

On Thursday, Justice Luswata however, argued that, since election petitions are matters of public interest, it was prudent to follow the right rules and procedures involved in serving such petitions, to avoid cases of prejudice. Luswata further directed the petitioner to serve the respondents’ lawyers with certified copies of the petition in two days.
11:06
11:06

Justice Luswata to Hear Musumba’s Application of Substituted Service Rebecca Kadaga 2 1

Musumba applied for substituted service on claims that Kadaga or her agents had declined to receive the petition in which she is accused of involvement in vote-rigging and voter bribery during the recently concluded parliamentary elections.
12:06
12:06

Kadaga Asks Court to Dismiss Musumba's Application for Substituted Service election 1 1 Top story

On Wednesday, Musumba’s lawyer, John Isabirye informed the court presided over by the Jinja High Court Registrar, Fred Waninda that they have tried to serve Kadaga or her lawyers in vain, which prompted to file an application for substituted service.
19:20
19:20

Jinja City Surveyor Charged for Forgery ground

Kitimba who on Friday evening pleaded not guilty to all the three counts labelled against him was arrested from his Kampala hideout on Thursday.
16:00
16:00

Mwiru Petitions Court to Overturn Nabeta's Victory

Mwiru, who ran on the Alliance for National Transformation-ANT party ticket obtained 5580 votes against Nabeta’s 5817 votes. However, Mwiru claims that the polls were marred with vote-rigging.
17:58
17:58

Prosecution Asked to Amend Charge Sheet in Mumbere Case court 4 1

While reading the names of the accused during a special ICD session held at the Kirinya main prisons on Thursday, Luswata said that, although the initial charge sheet comprised of 207 suspects, some were missing on the list and such anomalies would delay the pre-trial session.
07:42
07:42

Court Throws Out Application for Jinja City Mayoral Vote Recount applicant 1 2

Kanusu’s lawyer, Martin Asingwire argued that there were discrepancies in the declaration of results forms in 22 polling stations, which robbed Kanusu victory. However the Jinja Chief Magistrate Catherine Agwero stated that Kanusu lacked specific figures of the ballot papers which he wanted EC to recount and that he had not indicated in his application what exactly the court should address.
19:27
19:27

Rwenzori King's 132 Co-accused Get Bail After 4 years in Jail court 2 1

The accused were arrested alongside the Rwenzururu king, His Royal Highness Charles Wesley Mumbere and his then premier, Thembo Kisthumbire in 2016.
16:40
16:40

Mumbere’s Trial Fails to Kick Off crime 1 1

On Monday, the Jinja High Court Deputy Registrar, Fred Waninda adjourned the matter to January 20. He said that the trial judge, Justice Eva Luswata is on leave.
Dec 122 results