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16:59
16:59

Apaa Land Activist Granted Bail 1

Court in Gulu district on Friday afternoon granted bail to John Bosco Uhuru, the Social Media activist arrested in connection with the Apaa Land violence demonstration held in Gulu Town early this week.
18:45
18:45

Motion On Defects on Charges Against Dominic Ongwen Gains ICC Support 1

The motion filed by the Defense of Dominic Ongwen on February 1St implicates the Prosecution and Trial Chamber II of the Court for irregularly confirming 70 charges and Six modes of liability of war crimes, crimes against humanity and sexual crimes against Dominic Ongwen.
16:56
16:56

ICC Endorses Further Support to LRA Victims 1

On Monday, a panel of three judges of the International Criminal Court approved the implementation of the six projects saying their execution will have no bearing on the ongoing trial of former LRA Commander Dominic Ongwen. It is unclear how much the projects will cost the Trust Funds for Victims to implement.
20:26
20:26

Defense Asks ICC to Acquit Dominic Ongwen 1

Krispus Ayena Odongo, Ongwens lead lawyer says they are demanding the dismissal of the case due to several defects emanating from the confirmation of charges.
10:47
10:47

Ongwen Trial Condemns LRA Victims In West Nile To The Periphery of Justice 3 1

Solomy Awidi, a Transitional Lawyer at Refugee Law Project, says the victims shared their frustration with the trials during a documentation exercise to trace the various perspectives of communities affected by the conflict in the greater Northern Uganda held in Dzaipi and Arinyapi sub counties in Adjumani district last week.
17:56
17:56

ICC Hears Further Evidence Of LRA Spiritualism As Ongwen Trial Resumes 1

Emori explained to court how the LRA military council was made of spirits, which directed Kony on the affairs of the rebel group including when or how to abduct civilians, set land mines, attack enemy forces or hide from the enemies without striking.
11:34
11:34

Dominic Ongwen Fathers Child In ICC Custody 4 1 Top story

The child whose gender has been concealed was conceived during the second leg of a private family visit his wife and children made to him last year from the custody of the International Criminal Courts ICC Detention Center.
16:17
16:17

Ongwen's Defense: Gov't Put Civilians in Harm's Way people 1 Top story

According to Ayena, the camps became soft targets for LRA rebels who were looking for livelihood and weapons. After forcing people from their villages into concentrated camps were the LRA previously derived food and other necessity, the only gateway to such livelihood including food became attacking the military rings around the camps, Ayena said.
15:58
15:58

Dominic Ongwen Trial; Spiritualist to Testify on LRA Powers 1 Top story

The spiritualist who is also a subsistence farmer has been registered as witness D26-0112 among the witnesses of Dominic Ongwen to be called by the defense. He is going to defend Dominic Ongwen, the first former Lords Resistance Army commander to stand trial at The Hague based court as his special witness in a group of 72 witnesses.
17:42
17:42

Ongwen Trial Overshadows Kwoyelo's Domestic Prosecution 1

To address the confusion, Amooti says Uganda Law Society has developed a project to sensitize victims about their rights before the international crimes division of the high court and how they can access information in the court.
16:56
16:56

121 Witnesses to Pin Dominic Ongwen in ICC Trial 1 3

Dahirou Sant-Anna, the ICC International Cooperation Adviser says seven of the witnesses were forced wives of Dominic Ongwen while others were drawn from contextual victims, expert witnesses, Uganda Peoples Defence Forces-UPDF personnel and former LRA insiders.
08:49
08:49

Witness: Ongwen Distributed Abducted Girls to LRA Fighters 1

The Witness said he served as an intelligence officer in the Sinia Brigade that Dominic Ongwen commanded. He said the brigade had an estimated strength of 250 to 300 male fighters and 130 to 150 abducted women and girls, some as young as 14 years old.
10:42
10:42

ICC Free to Investigate Me - Elwelu updf reshuffles 1 1

New Land Forces commander, Major General Peter Elwelu, says the International Criminal Court ICC is free to investigate him in relation to the Kasese clashes that left at least 100 people dead.
13:10
13:10

Former Night Commuter Turned Photo Journalist 6 1

Anthony Akol, the Executive Director Charity for Peace Foundation, says many of the children became the seeds of street kids and criminality in Gulu Town because they were never properly reintegrated.
11:13
11:13

Ongwen's Opening Trial To Last Three Days 3

The opening statement expected to last three days will be followed by a judicial recess lasting till 2017 thereafter full trial will commence on January 16th.
07:24
07:24

ICC Convicts to Serve Sentences in Norway 1

Currently, Mali is the only African country among the nine that have ratified the agreement on enforcement of sentences on conviction for Genocide, war crimes and crimes against Humanity. The others are Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Serbia and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
12:08
12:08

Bishop Ochola Calls for Resettlement of Mucwini Victims 2

The affected Pajong families were blocked by Pubec clan members from accessing their ancestral land to avenge the brutal murder of 56 of their clansmen by LRA fighters in July 2004.
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