Concerned residents of Teso-sub region have tasked Chief Justice Bart Katureebe to intervene in their four cases in which they sued government seeking to be compensated for the loss of their cattle to Karimojong raiders and soldiers.
After spending four days in Luzira prison, Abbas Mubiru, the husband to the renowned local musician Stecia Mayanja has regained his freedom. This was after Chief Magistrate Lillian Bucyana released him on a cash bail of Shs1 million today.
The Ntuusi Sub County Chairperson Emmanuel Kamiyingo has been arrested for murder. Ntusi Sub County is located in Ssembabule district. Kamiyingo was arrested on Wednesday with three others over their alleged involvement in the murder of businessman Jonani Katungi.
The police in Kakuuto Sub-county in Rakai district have arrested a businessman in connection with an acid attack on his family members. The suspect has been identified as Anthony Bukenya (35), a solar and electronics dealer in Kakuuto town, and a resident of Kalivaliyo village.
Five members of one family have been arrested for the shooting death of a mother of ten in Soroti. The victim Betty Akello was shot dead in her home on October 02, 2014 at about 10:00 pm. She was at home with her family in Ogwengai village, Lale parish, Kamuda sub-county, when her killers struck.
Pastor Steven Mugambe\'s family has petitioned the Chief Registrar of Courts of Judicature over the mismanagement of his murder case. The Kyebe Pentecostal Church pastor was murdered along with 8 family members in Rakai district January 13, 2013.
A 55 year old man in Lira district has reportedly been killed by his two brothers over a land dispute. Alfred Odongo was attacked by his brothers Benson Gira and Robert Odongo at his home in Leladam village, Aromo Sub County.
The six survivors and witnesses in the recent murder that occurred at Kisunku village in Lwankoni Sub-county-Rakai district have been given special protection following the arrest of the key suspect in the case.
A man believed to have participated in the murder of Pastor Steven Mugambe and his family of eight has been remanded to Masaka prison. The suspect is Tanzanian national Vincent Fangesi â€œKanyamaâ€ (29).
The verification exercise followed complaints by local leaders over eviction of about 25000 residents from the parishes of Bukinda and Kasonga .The residents were evicted to give way for resettlement of about 20,000 Congolese refugees that fled fresh fighting in Eastern Congo. The verification committee was headed by Maj.Gen. Julius Oketa, head of the National Emergency Coordinating Center office of the Prime Minister.