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22:35
22:35

Courts Deserted As Ban on Public Transport Affects Operations Essential Workers 2 3

The rest of the court rooms were empty and it would take a person like 30 minutes to see someone going through the storeyed building.
16:53
16:53

Gov't Petitioned to Declare Advocates as Essential Workers Uganda Law Society 2 1

Elubu’s order came at the time when lawyers had spent about two months under the first lockdown imposed in March 2020 and they had no capacity to travel to various places in the country since they had equally not been declared essential by the President for them to move without restrictions.
13:25
13:25

Wife Asks Court to Compel Security to Produce Kaweesi Murder Suspect 1

But after arraigning him before the International Crimes Division, Nyanzi was charged with the said three counts of murder and belonging to a terrorist group, Allied Democratic Forces.
18:12
18:12

Makerere University Sued for Diverting Ugx 4Bn Retirement Benefits NSSF 1

Through their lawyers of Acardia Advocates, the registered trustees now want a declaration that the acts of the university in remitting the contributions to NSSF is in breach of the terms of the Trust Deed.
08:36
08:36

Security Searches Re-Arrested Kaweesi Murder Suspect's Home 3 5 Top story

On Wednesday morning, our reporter visited Nyanzi’s home and found four plain-clothed armed security operatives guarding the home. Some of the operatives wore Uganda Police Force jackets on top of their plainclothes with black headgears.
17:55
17:55

Saracen Guard Remanded for Possessing Major General's Uniform 1 Top story

Court heard that on March 14th 2021 while at Kiganda Zone in Kira Municipality in Wakiso District, Odoc was found in unlawful possession of green ceremonial military uniform, a pair of pips for the rank of Major General and one Botswana military cap, which are gazetted as defence stores.
09:56
09:56

Judiciary Pledges to Fast-track Cases After Budget Increment Jamson Karemani 2 1

According to the breakdown, Shillings 146.6billion is meant for the recruitment expenditure and facilitation of Judicial Staff, Shillings 9.4billion has been provided to kick-start the construction of the Courts of Appeal in Gulu and Mbarara, High Court Circuits in Luwero and Soroti.
12:57
12:57

Judiciary Releases Working Schedules for Judges During Lockdown Covid-19 1 2

On Monday, Chief Justice Alfonse Owiny-Dollo suspended the hearing of all court cases including election petitions for 42 days.
15:46
15:46

Museveni Names New Army Court Members 2

In a letter dated June 8th, President Museveni reappointed Lt Gen Andrew Gutti as the army court chairman for another term.
11:31
11:31

Justice Ssekaana Warns Lawyer Mabirizi over Withdrawal of Cases Musa Ssekaana 2 1

In his letter dated June 10 2021, Ssekaana notes that Mabirizi filed a case against the Attorney General and the same was brought to his attention by the Deputy Registrar of the court out of concern that it was the third similar matter filed by him in a space of two weeks.
12:09
12:09

DPP Advises Police to Release Suspects on Minor Cases Bail 1

Jacquelyn Okui, the Spokesperson of the DPP, says lists some of the minor cases as common assault, assault occasioning actual bodily harm, thefts involving items of low value and burglaries among others.
11:32
11:32

Uganda Law Society Petitions Gov't to Clear Movement for Lawyers Pheona Wall Nabasa 2 1

On May 8th 2020, High Court Civil Division Judge Michael Elubu directed that government provides detailed mechanisms to ensure that all lawyers access their clients.
19:29
19:29

COVID-19: Judiciary Suspends Case Hearings Election Petitions 2 1 Top story

The circular adds that only urgent matters will be heard during the 42 days in strict observation of the standard operating procedures and it also encourages other Judicial staff to work from home.
19:34
19:34

High Courts Close Next Week for Case Management Computerisation Training Jamson Karemani 1

Currently, the Judiciary is using the Court Case Administration System which has been criticized for being prone to corruption and delaying justice and the cases are recorded in documents and kept in manila paper file covers.
18:50
18:50

Drama as Justice Baguma Forwards Mabirizi's Case File to Ssekaana Musa Ssekaana 2 1

Justice Emmanuel Baguma, the Deputy head of Civil Division said he didn't see any reason for withdrawing those cases and there were no minutes from Ssekaana to show why the matters were withdrawn.
10:33
10:33

Former Uganda Cranes Player Seeks Compensation Moses Magogo 1

Mutyaba through his lawyers of Kamulegeya and Company Advocates has sued Archeris Security Services Limited, an agency contracted to provide security at Federation for Uganda Football Association-FUFA House in Mengo for battering him.
17:35
17:35

Bodyguards of Judicial Officers Spend Three Months Without Pay police allowances 2 1

A highly placed source told URN on condition of anonymity for fear of reprisal from their superiors that they have not received their allowances since February 2021, which has made their survival and members of their families difficult.
18:09
18:09

DPP Asks Court to Uphold Businessman Ssebuwufu's Jail Term pine car bond 2

All convicts appealed against the sentence except Stephen Lwanga. They argued that the judge erred in law and fact when she convicted them on three charges without proof of all the essential ingredients of the offence beyond a reasonable doubt.
13:12
13:12

NUP Lawyer Anthony Wameli Rushed to Hospital with Stomach Complications Anthony Wameli 1

His wife, Olive Wameli told URN on phone this morning that her husband was rushed to hospital in bad shape. "We had feared because he was badly off……He was doing badly. His condition isn't good. That's why I have picked his mobile phone,” said the wife.
19:08
19:08

Mabirizi Challenges Oulanyah’s Election as Parliament Speaker Alfonse Owiny-Dollo 2 1

This is not the first time Mabirizi is complaining about the invasion of parliament by the army. In 2018 after the passing of the Constitutional Amendment Bill, 2018 that removed the age limitations from the Constitution, Mabirizi petitioned national and international courts over the invasion of Special Forces Command that saw a number of MPs being beaten and others injured.
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