The court heard that between August and September 2020, they conspired with detective Prossy Candia who was charged in absentia, to commit a felony by destroying cash exhibits of one million Shillings that was required as evidence in a judicial proceeding.
In his judgment read by the Kabale High Court Registrar, Didas Muhumuza this morning, Justice Moses Kazibwe Kawumi dismissed the petition with costs, saying it lacks merit. He noted that the temporary removal of Twinamatsiko and Tushemereirwe from office and appointment of other officers to serve in their offices for a defined doesn’t amount to irreparable injury.
The detective attached to Lugazi Police Station in Buikwe District alleged extorted a sum of 100,000 Shillings from a one Innocent Mwebaze, as an inducement not to register a case of obtaining money by false pretence which had been filed by one Violet Nakalyana.
Prosecution heard that in the 2014/2015 financial year while at the Education and Sports Ministry in Kampala, the suspects used their offices to facilitate the over payment of Shillings 33.8M to AH Consulting Limited well knowing that their acts would cause government financial loss.
The staff appeals tribunal has directed management to immediately reinstate, Elias Nuwagaba at Makerere University, saying disciplinary process leading to his dismissal from the university service had gaps.
The prosecution alleges that the accused persons and others still at large, used their offices to divert 436 million Shillings that was meant for road works, and used it to pay individual officers allowances. The prosecution also alleges that the accused persons conspired to defraud the money in question before diverting it for their own benefit.
Odois letter comes a few days after the High Court Civil Division directed Makerere University to reinstate Etuusa in her office following an application she filed challenging her suspension and attempts to take disciplinary actions against her.
Ssesimba was interdicted on 18th April 2012 by the Chief Administrative Officer Joyce Nambozo on the orders of Dr. Diana Atwine, the head of the Medicines and Health Service Delivery Monitoring Unit under State House. He was accused of embezzlement of funds and forgery.
The Grade One Anti-Corruption Court Magistrate Margret Alumu has this afternoon granted bail to Kyegegwa district Chairman Norman Birungi together with vice Amanya Lafit. The two men stand accused of abuse of office, nepotism and conflict of interest.
Following recent media reports that pointed to a Resident State Attorney of Adjumani court, Francis Ocuga for having authorised an office attendant to appear in court and prosecute several cases on his behalf, the Director of Public Prosecution Mike Chibita has responded by firing him to that effect.
Police in Butambala have arrested the Kibibi Grade Two Magistrate for alleged abuse of office and corruption. Perry Muhumuza, who is in charge of Kibibi and Kamengo Grade Two magistrates courts, was picked up on Wednesday evening from his chambers after complaints of corruption were filed against him at the Office of the Inspector General of Government.