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08:14
08:14

West Buganda Muslim Leaders Engage Mufti Over Suspended Masaka Kadhi 1

Sheikh Umar Sserunjogi, the Information and Communication Secretary in West Buganda Muslim Region, says the regional leadership has noted that the suspension of Bagunduse and the appointment of Sheikh Kiruta to replace him was done out of the procedure.
14:18
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.
18:59
18:59

NUP 'Abductees' Fed on Rotten Food, Severely Beaten During Detention 3 1

He says their captors bundled them in a waiting van, inside which they were allegedly injected with unknown fluids before they were dropped inside a filthy detention facility in an unknown place where they met several detainees.
09:52
09:52

UPDF on the Spot for Abducting, Torturing Suspects in Detention 4

Last month after the Electoral Commission declared the incumbent President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni winner of the presidential elections, protests broke out in Masaka. Security personnel comprised of the military and police swung into action to stop the growing protests, and accordingly, dozens of people were arrested and four others shot dead.
12:34
12:34

NUP Rakai Woman MP Candidates Petitions Court Challenging Poll Results masaka high court 3

In her application filed on Friday through her Lawyer, Mike Mugerwa, Nalubega says the elections were marred with gross irregularities. She says in Dwaniro, Kibanda sub-counties and Rakai town council, polling agents and voters were paid to participate in the election.
16:04
16:04

Masaka Court Orders Kalungu East Constituency Vote Recount 2 1 Top story

Ssempijja through his lawyers led by Geoffrey Kandebe told the court that the same thing happened at about 25 polling stations, which gave a chance to Katabazi’s polling agents and officials to mismatch the votes and hence robbed him of his victory.
08:51
08:51

Masaka Court Throws Out Vote Recount Application for Bukoto South 4

Hajji Abdu Kiyimba Bukoto South, one of the candidates who contested on the NRM party ticket dragged the Electoral Commission and the winner Dr Twaha Kagabo to court seeking for recounting of votes arguing that the tallying processes were marred by irregularities.
21:03
21:03

Masaka Court Grants 11 NUP Supporters Bail 2

Court heard that security intercepted the accused persons on their way to court and took them to Makindye Military barracks before they appeared before the General Court-martial on charges of illegal possession of ammunition before they were remanded to Kitalya prisons.
10:42
10:42

Kyanamukaka Health Center IV Operates Without Anesthetist 2 1

Dr. Katungi blames the absence of an anesthetist to limited staffing levels at the health unit. The health center, which is supposed to have 57 staff, is short by over 20 health workers.
10:56
10:56

Uncertainty As NUP Supporters Remain in Detention Despite Being Granted Bail 1 1

On Monday, the suspects were presented before Masaka Chief Magistrate and Grade One Magistrates courts that granted them cash bails ranging between 100,000 to 200,000 Shillings.
21:54
21:54

Prosecution Fails to Present Witnesses in Masaka NUP Leaders' Case

The Masaka Grade One Magistrate Author Zirabamuzale was forced to adjourn the case to February next year after the state prosecutor Jacob Nahurira told the court that the witnesses had not appeared in court.
09:17
09:17

Masaka City Secures UGX 60 Billion Funding Under USMID

Kayemba says that the funds which have been secured under the USMID additional financing are going to be use for reconstruction of main roads within the city that are in a poor state.
16:01
16:01

Senior Security Officers in Masaka Accused of Torturing Opposition Supporters 5 1

The NUP leaders led by Mathias Mpuuga Nsamba, the MP for Masaka Municipality and party’s Deputy President in Charge of Central Region says that they will pursue the matter in courts of law and other tribunals that preserve Human Rights.
07:34
07:34

Gov't Investigating Conduct of Security Personnel-Mbayo 5 1

According to Mbayo, some security personnel were exposed during last week’s protests which were sparked off by the arrest of the National Unity Platform-NUP presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu during his campaign trail in Luuka district.
10:34
10:34

Eight NUP Supporters in Masaka Granted Bail 2

The supporters were arrested on Wednesday and charged with an act that is likely to cause the spread of an infectious disease.
08:23
08:23

MP Namayanja, Abed Bwanika Granted Bail 2

The two leaders were arrested on Wednesday during protests that followed the arrest of Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, the National Unity Platform-NUP presidential candidate.
17:43
17:43

Ssekikubo Lawyers Asks Court To Dismiss 2010 Case Against Their Client 2

“This is a matter of 2010 that was resurrected in 2020, for political witch hunt. They brought the same charge sheet as if they are accusing him of the first time, in the circumstances we pray that this matter is dismissed. The same issue has always been mentioned by the state but they have failed to amend the charge sheet if the state is interested in the matter they would have addressed those anomalies before resurrecting the charges,” he argued.
16:15
16:15

Compensation Of East African Crude Oil Pipeline PAPs to Start Next Year 5 1

Seith Muhumuza, the Head of Stakeholder Management-Petroleum Authority of Uganda (PAU) says they have to expedite the process to ensure the PAPs get their payment at the beginning of next year.
15:29
15:29

Sembabule Man Jailed 40 Years for Defiling Daughter masaka main prison

Court presided over by Justice Victoria Nakintu Katamba heard that Benon Kafeero a resident of Matetet trading center in Mateete Town council in Sembabule district defiled his 8-year-old daughter in November in 2015.
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