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07:59
07:59

MPs Ssegirinya, Ssewanyana Granted Bail Masaka murders 1 1

Justice Katamba downplayed the objections by the state and granted a cash bail of 20 million shillings for each of the two MPs and each of their sureties also bonded on 100 million shillings noncash.
16:56
16:56

MPs Ssegirinya, Ssewanyana Charged With Terrorism 2 1 Top story

Court heard that while in various places in Uganda, with intents to intimidate the public for political, religious, social, or economic gains, the suspects indiscriminately involved themselves in murder and attempted murder of people.
20:11
20:11

Masaka Murders: Crime Preventers Misleads Police Investigations, Charged

On August 28, the suspect is said to have called Assistant Commissioner of Police-ACP Paul Nkore, the Greater Masaka Regional Police Commander purporting to volunteer intelligence leading to the assailants. To prove his claims, Muwonge aided police in the arrest of Peter Ocheng and Francis Kayemba, who later confessed to being part of the criminal gang that was executing murders in the area.
17:23
17:23

MPs Ssegirinya, Ssewanyana Charged with Murder, Remanded 2 1

They were charged with three counts of murder and attempted murder, offenses they allegedly committed on 23rd August this year, at Ssetaala and Ssenya villages located in Kimanya-Kabonera division in Masaka city.
12:37
12:37

Court Dismisses Election Petition Against Bukomansimbi North MP Masaka High Court 1 1

Justice Ketra Katunguuka dismissed the petition due to a lack of substantial evidence to prove the allegations against Nandagire. According to Katunguuka, Tushemerirwe failed to tell the court who her rival bribed.
17:59
17:59

Masaka Murder Suspects Complain of Torture in Detention Centres 1

The two groups of suspects who were on Wednesday afternoon aligned before the Masaka Grade One and Chief Magistrate courts accused security operatives of torturing them to accept the offences preferred against them.
17:01
17:01

Court Rejects Re-trial of Murder Case Against Businessman Kato Kajubi Masaka High Court 1

Justice Nakintu held that a High Court has no jurisdiction to re-appraise a decision of the Court of Appeal, adding that her court could also not act to pre-empt the office of the DPP on how to conduct their proceedings.
14:04
14:04

Masaka Muslim Leaders Released on Bail 1

The four are Sheikh Abaasi Nseera, the Imam of Masaka main mosque, his assistants Hakim Nseera and Farouk Mulumba, and Moses Tamale an ordinary worshiper. They were remanded to Sazza Government prisons on Thursday, on the basis of offences that were committed during a scuffle at Masaka main mosque in May, this year.
22:49
22:49

High Court Rejects 50 Affidavits in Lwengo LCV Election Petition Masaka High Court 2

Balikuddembe, a candidate of the National Unity Platform-NUP had sought leave of the court to submit additional evidence to support his petition to the effect that Kitatta, the National Resistance Movement-candidate connived with the Electoral Commission to rig elections in Lwengo.
17:56
17:56

Imam, Three Others Remanded for Assaulting Worshipers at Masaka Mosque 1

Abaasi Nseera, together with Hakim Nseera, Farouk Mulumba and Musa Tamale appeared before Masaka grade one magistrate Grace Wakooli, and charged with threatening violence and inflicting bodily injuries on two members of the Muslim community in Masaka. The offences were allegedly committed on May 26, this year.
17:09
17:09

Court Dismisses Petition Challenging Election of Masaka City Mayor Masaka High Court 1

Namayanja, who ran on the National Unity Platform-NUP party ticket, won the polls with 28,824 votes against the petitioner who emerged third with 2,421 votes. Dissatisfied with the poll results, Bamwesigye ran to Masaka High Court seeking among other things the nullification of the election on grounds that the Electoral Commission contravened the laws governing elections.
07:58
07:58

Over 600 Residents of Masaka Face Eviction From The Land Allocated By Idi Amin 6

Vincent Mugerwa, who heads the affected residents, says that in 2009 Bukenya went to Kasanje claiming ownership of the land but failed to produce documents proving his claims.
10:26
10:26

Late Justice Kibuuka Musoke's Family Feuds Over Property Masaka High Court

“The defendant obtained letters of administration without waiting for the will, which is expected in July 2021 when the last funeral rites of the deceased will be held,” the plaint reads in part
07:53
07:53

Court Blocks UPDF Officer From Opening Boundaries on Disputed Land 1

On Monday, the High Court Registrar Agnes Nkonge issued an interim order stopping Captain Godfrey Karamuzi, from opening up boundaries on disputed land occupying two villages of Kasese and Kyakago in Byakabanda Sub County. The land measures 254 hectares in Rakai district.
11:02
11:02

UPDF Commander Cited in Masaka Muslim Wrangles, Leaders Suspended 2 2

The leadership that pays allegiance to the Kibuli-based Muslim faction are embroiled in wrangles over management of the main mosque, several income-generating properties and projects in the area.
20:29
20:29

Mufti Mubaje Sued for Alleged Land Giveaway in Sembabule 3 1

The group, Masaka District Muslim Assets Defenders led by Hajj Hussein Matovu has petitioned the court requesting that it overturns the sale of UMSC land, measuring 518 hectares, located on ranch 38A at Bukiragi village, Ntuusi Sub-county in Sembabule district.
12:26
12:26

Mawogola North Election Loser Challenges Shartsi Kuteesa's Victory 2 1

In his affidavit, he argues that the Electoral Commission did not comply with the election laws and that the entire process was marred by massive ballot stuffing, alteration of the declaration of result forms, intimidation of voter, open day bribery and ferrying of voters among others; all in the favour of Musherure.
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14:18

72 Year-old Man Jailed 12 Years for Defiling Infant Masaka high court 1

Saying that cases of defilement are high in the region, Bomboka asked the court to give him a stiff punishment that will deter other men like him from committing such a crime.
08:01
08:01

Land Dispute Threatens Nyendo-Masaka Road Works Masaka City Council 2

Frank Takaya, a businessman in Masaka town has denied the contractor access through his plot of land located adjacent to the road under construction, arguing that he was not compensated for his property yet he has a title over it.
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