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14:45
14:45

Courts Close Following President's Directive on Corona Virus Prevention 1 1 Top story

Electoral Commission lawyer, Eric Sabiiti said he got information about the adjournment at night when he had reached Masaka from his upcountry home. Clients who turned up at the Anti-Corruption Court were also stranded as the registry was locked with no judicial officer in vicinity apart from security.
19:29
19:29

37 Chinese Nationals Charged For Trading in Uganda without Licences Court 4

Three of them, according to prosecution, were on March 19, 2020, found disassembling several mobile phones and computers for trading purposes, albeit without a trading license. The offenses were reportedly committed in Kireka, Kira Municipality in Wakiso District.
17:34
17:34

Constitutional Court Nullifies Section 8 of POMA poma act 1 Top story

However, in a majority decision of four Constitutional Court Judges against one delivered this morning, the Justices noted that parliament bluntly passed POMA in total disregard of article 92 of the constitution, which stops the house from passing any law that may alter any decision or court judgment.
11:55
11:55

Mao Drags Rival to Court Nobert Mao. 1 Top story

Mao’s leadership has filed a suite before the High Court Civil Division against Rajab Senkubuge and his faction, Democratic Party Uganda. In his application through his lawyers, Semuyaba, Iga and Company Advocates, Mao wants court to quash Justice Bashaija’s decision that paved way for the said elections.
15:32
15:32

Former Blue Wave Beverage Workers Seek Compensation For Injuries Sustained at Work 1

Through their lawyers of Kyamanywa, Kasozi and Company Advocates, the former employees contend that they were laid off from work to enable them to heal before they can resume duties. However, they were reportedly denied access to the Luzira based factory when they returned. They add that the company has never communicated to them their termination but merely denied them access to their work station.
17:12
17:12

Court Orders Businessman Basajjabalaba to Refund Money to Gov't Legal Brains Trust 1 1

Justices Kenneth Kakuru, Elizabeth Musoke and Geoffrey Kiryabwire on Tuesday ruled that the acts of Bank of Uganda the then Finance Minister Syda Bbumba by issuing out guarantees and letters of comfort in favour of Basajjabalaba and his companies to four commercial banks was inconsistent with the Constitution of Uganda.
07:41
07:41

Chinese Nationals to Be Charged After Testing for COVID19- Police infectious disease 1 Top story

The CID Spokesperson, Charles Twine, said they had submitted the suspect’s samples for testing and were waiting for results from the Health Ministry before they take their next step.
17:20
17:20

Laywer Wanyoto Seeks to Block Money Laundering Charges Against Him Fraud 1 Top story

In his documents before court, Wanyoto contends that the process leading to the initiation of the charges against him was marred by malice from the investigating officer, Joshua Ouma.
12:09
12:09

Tumukunde Applies for Bail Treason charges 3 Top story

Tumukunde through his lawyers Anthony Wameli, Alex Luganda and Godfrey Turyamusiima wants to be released temporarily pending conclusion of his cases in which he is jointly charged with treason and unlawful possession of firearms
11:58
11:58

Children of Man Killed By Electoral Commission Vehicle Seek Compensation

The minors now state that they have since lost comfort, peace and loss of dependency for which they want to be compensated. They are demanding to be compensated with a total of 320 million shillings including general damages, medical, mortuary and burial expenses.
17:07
17:07

Chief Justice Katureebe Suspends Court Sessions sanitisers 1 Top story

In his eight point directive, Katureebe says that during this time, all Judicial Officers and staff will remain on duty but there will not be open court appearances.
16:09
16:09

Lt. Gen. Henry Tumukunde Remanded to Luzira Prison Treason

The prosecution alleges that Tumukunde on March 5th 2020 at NBS TV Kamwokya in Kampala District during the Morning Breeze Program uttered statements calling for an unlawful change of the legitimate Government of Uganda.
11:52
11:52

Court Orders Gov't to Split Bukasa Ward into Three Administrative Units Beti Kamya 1 Top story

Omar filed a suit against the Electoral Commission, Attorney General and former Kampala Capital City Authority-KCCA, Minister, Beti Olive Kamya in 2019 demanding that court compels them to split Bukasa ward into three administrative units with an equal number of eligible voters and services for the benefit of the residents.
10:41
10:41

13 Makerere University Bank Accounts Frozen High Court 1 Top story

The Registrar for the High Court Execution Division, Isah Serunkuma issued the first garnishee orders on November 20, 2019. The order stemmed from a miscellaneous application filed by 13 Mulago Paramedical students who in 2011 sued Government over the delayed award of their diplomas and certificates.
08:26
08:26

Court Orders Reinstatement of REA Procurement Officer 1

In her application filed through her lawyers Isaac Kugonza and Smith Kayanja, Mbabazi contends that she joined REA as an Assistant Procurement Officer in 2009 and in 2010 rose to the position of Procurement Officer. She explained that after successful interviews in 2013, she was appointed to the position of Head, Procurement and Disposal Unit.
12:57
12:57

Court Awards Tooro Queen Mother Ugx 83 Million in Fake Dollar Case Defamation 1 Top story

Before awarding the costs of the suit to Kemigisa, Ssekaana has also issued a permanent injunction against Redpepper their agents and assignees from publishing defamatory statements against Kemigisa.
11:49
11:49

Businessman Buchanan Fails to Block Trial in Court Martial Musa Ssekaana 2 Top story

On Friday, Justice Musa Ssekaana dismissed Buchanan’s application with costs on grounds that it was wrongly filed before the Civil Division of High Court since the applicant was seeking to challenge the criminal exercise of power or jurisdiction.
09:44
09:44

Why Makerere Dismissed Lecturer After Spending UGX 156M for Studies Makerere University 2 1 Top story

The decision to dismiss Tumutegyereize was reached in the 587th University Appointments Board meeting. A copy of the board minutes, which URN has seen show that Tumutegyereize was found guilty of non-adherence to University policies after he failed to complete his PhD program in time, contrary to the Human Resource Manual of 2009.
20:20
20:20

Head Teacher Charged for Misappropriation of UGX 87m 2

The prosecution alleges that in June 2013 Mugenyi received 87 million shillings from the Ministry of Education and Sports for construction of a two-classroom block, two -5 stance VIP latrines and procurement of a forty -3 seater desks.
19:24
19:24

Nagirinya Murder Suspects Committed to High Court Maria Nagirinya 2

State Prosecutor Immaculate Nambaju on Friday told the court presided over by Rubaga Grade One Magistrate Joel Mugoye that they will adduce evidence to prove that on August 28, 2019, the accused persons forcefully kidnapped Nagirinya and her driver Kitayimbwa before killing them and dumping their bodies in a swamp in Mukono District.
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