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22:16
22:16

New State Attorneys Cautioned Against Laziness 1 2

Speaking at the opening of a weeklong induction of new state attorneys at Hotel Brovad in Masaka City on Monday, Odumbi expressed concern that some prosecutors are falling short of expectations of their duties due to peculiar conducts that manifest in their methods of work.
22:50
22:50

Two Remanded Over Malicious Damage to Property

Geofrey Ssekamanya and Vincent Musiige were remanded by the Masaka Chief Magistrate Sylvia Nvannungi, after they were charged with ten counts of impersonation, forgery and malicious damage to properties; offenses they allegedly committed in the various villages of Masaka city.
14:17
14:17

PS Bigirimana Moots Performance Based Payment of Judicial Staff Judiciary 1 1

Bigirimana argues that the approach of remunerating judges and magistrates based on their individual performance levels in a given period of time will help to eliminate tendencies of laziness and unnecessary absenteeism of staff, which affects the timely dispensation of justice in the country.
10:31
10:31

Judges Demand Expansion of Electronic Court System to Improve Efficiency Judiciary Uganda 2 2

Despite the considerable number of cases that would be adjudicated digitally, the system is installed in only one courtroom, hence frustrating its effectiveness.
08:18
08:18

Masaka City Leaders, Businessman Bicker over Green space Masaka City Council 3 1

The leaders are protesting the ongoing construction works in a green space along Broadway road, Musisi gardens zone.
16:24
16:24

Masaka Court Grants UGX40M Cash Bail to Ssegirinya, Ssewanyana Masaka High Court 1 Top story

Before the ruling, Richard Birivumbuka, the Masaka Resident Chief State Attorney on behalf of the Director of Public Persecution-DPP asked to withdraw their affidavits that sought to challenge the legislator's earlier bail applications.
13:52
13:52

High Court Orders Specialised Treatment For Ssewanyana Masaka High Court 1 3

Lukwago told the court that their clients, especially Ssewayana is currently bedridden because of ill health and could not attend court in person because he is admitted at Mulago National Referral Hospital. He revealed that they are afraid that Ssewanyana’s medical condition is gradually deteriorating and that he may even not live to stand trial.
14:35
14:35

Police Investigate Murder of Vigilante Group Leader 2

Joseph Kizito, the LC I Chairperson of Bisanje Cell suspects that the deceased was murdered in a revenge attack by thugs for frustrating their evil operations in the area. He says that the deceased was killed by strangulation.
08:55
08:55

Small Claims Procedure Recovers UGX 328 million in Masaka 1 1

The money was recovered from 11,675 small claims disputes that were disposed of by the magistrates attached to the Masaka circuit through a more simplified and speedy process that does not subject parties to the long litigation route.
18:16
18:16

Mistress Loses First Property Battle against Former VP Edward Ssekandi 1

Nakimbugwe was dragged to court by Victoria Nawangi, an appointed administrator of Ssekandi's properties. Nawangi challenged Nakimbugwe’s occupancy of a commercial building on plot 14 Edward Avenue, and how she derived powers to collect rent from tenants of the said building.
18:52
18:52

Three Charged for Stealing The Late Justice Kibuuka-Musoke's Properties 1

The trio and others still at large allegedly stole 10 pairs of shoes, 20 suits, 12 neckties, a pair of robes and head wigs, several portraits, and other personal properties that belonged to the late retired judge.
12:14
12:14

Masaka High Court Halts Works on Disputed Land in Sembabule

On Thursday, the Masaka Resident High Court Judge Victoria Nakintu Katamba issued an injunction banning Kawooya and six other parties from continuing with any developments on the disputed land.
07:55
07:55

Lawyers Ask Judiciary To Halt Virtual Court Proceedings Citing Sluggishness Judicary Uganda 1 2

Led by Erias Lukwago, the lawyers argue that current video conferencing facilities have failed to match up to the standards and intents hence inconveniencing court users through unnecessary delays in the delivery of justice.
10:42
10:42

Teenager Kidnaps 5-Year-Old, Asks for UGX 12m Ransom 5

Andrew Bugembe, a Top Class Learner at Leos Junior Primary School-Nyendo, mysteriously disappeared from his parents’ home in Kayirikiti village in the Nyendo-Mukungwe division on Wednesday. His parents Andrew Nyanzi and Jalia Naggayi reported the matter to the local authorities and the police, prompting a joint search.
16:41
16:41

Ssegirinya, Ssewanyana Lawyer Protests Delay to Complete Investigations Shamim Malende 1 2

Malende protested the slow pace in the investigations by the state, arguing that it has unduly subjected the accused persons to prolonged remand sentences.
15:31
15:31

State Absconds From Trial of Ssegirinya, Ssewanyana in Masaka 1 1 Top story

The court couldn’t proceed due to the absence of the prosecutor. At some point, the magistrate was prompted to adjourn court for 20 minutes to allow the prosecutor more time to show up or send a representative in vain.
10:09
10:09

Sub County Chairperson Sentenced for Conspiring to Marry Off 12-year Old Girl

During the hearing, the prosecution told the court that in December 2017, Ssenkyama in his capacity as Malongo LC III chairperson unlawfully arbitrated in the matter of aggravated defilement against a twelve-year-old girl who was in primary five at Lwemiyaga primary school in Lwengo.
08:05
08:05

MP Ssegirinya Pleads With Court for His Right to Prayers 2 1 Top story

When granted an opportunity to address the court about his plights, Ssegirinya complained that he is locked up in solitary confinement and not allowed to practice his faith through prayers.
18:06
18:06

Masaka RDC in Trouble For Meddling in Land Dispute 1 2

In his complaint, Kayemba accused Kateregga of using his powers to order residents to raze plantations on the disputed land, and accordingly uprooted cassava, cut down coffee and other trees.
10:03
10:03

15 Arrested for Operating Illegal Drug Outlets 1 5

The drug dealers were arrested after they continuously defied NDA’s prior warnings and instructions to comply with the set standards in their operations.
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