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12:32
12:32

Courts Incapable of Enforcing Human Rights –Law Don government 4 4

According to Dr Tusasirwe, the courts were initially not designed as rights enforcement mechanisms but as instruments of law and order and regulation of transactions such as business, land and marriage among others. He argues that in their current state, courts look at enforcement of rights as a secondary role.
07:28
07:28

Justice Tabaro, Mak Staff Lawyer Clash Over Submissions authority 2 1

“I will not suffer impolite language. I don’t want impolite language here. One of the things you learn under reconciliation is polite language,” said Justice Tabaro.
18:28
18:28

Mob Justice Cases Overwhelm Kamuli District police spokesperson 1

John Kyangwa, a witch doctor from Namisambya village was lynched on Friday for allegedly masterminding ritual killings in the community. Unidentified woman was lynched in Kamuli municipality for allegedly attempting to steal a baby from a commuter taxi.
18:28
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Male Mabirizi Fundraising in Eastern Uganda En Route to Arusha court 2 1

Mabirizi filed a case in May this year, challenging the amendment of the constitution to lift the cap on the presidential age. He said that the process for the amendment was characterized by violence and deployment of military police in and outside Parliament, among other unconstitutional misdeeds.
07:42
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Dr. Mushomi Asks Makerere Staff Tribunal to Quash His Suspension Makerere University 1 2

Through his lawyer, Isaac Ssemakadde, Mushomi, a lecturer in the School of Statistics and Planning on Thursday told the tribunal that he was unfairly suspended and that the suspension of four years without pay was harsh, excessive and in contravention of employment laws.
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Brig. Karemire Explains Re-Arrest of Kaweesi Murder Suspects justice 1 1 Top story

Now, the Army Spokesperson, Brigadier Richard Karemire, says the suspects were picked up by Joint Security Forces and are locked up at a gazetted facility on allegations that they are peace violators. “Our people deserve peace and security forces will do whatever they can within the laws established to ensure that,” said Karemire.
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Police Saves Mother from Irate Mob home 1 Top story

“Babirye didn’t even cry. She simply collapsed on the ground. Her motionless body seemed not to bother Kikobye at all,” he said. Babalanda explains that Kikobye has a history of mental instability, which prompts to do strange things.
13:03
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Clashes As Truck Kills Boda Boda Cyclist in Jinja accident 1 2

The cyclists from Mafubira Sub County in Jinja district blocked Jinja-Kamuli high way disrupting traffic for close to two hours.
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Parliament Abolishes Mandatory Death Sentence court 2 1 Top story

Following the approval of the bill, judges will have the discretion to impose the death sentence depending on the circumstances and offences committed. The MPs replaced death sentence with life sentence and mandatory death sentence with discretionary sentence.
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Headteacher Hacked to Death in Namutumba Jinja 1

The deceased sustained deep cuts on the head, and the upper chest. It is alleged that the deceased was attacked while at her home located in Bulange Sub County.
17:11
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Four Arrested for Alleged Child Sacrifice in Bugiri village

The suspects are alleged to have convinced the deceased's parents that they were taking their crippled child for ritual cleansing, only to return on Saturday without him. They claimed that he was left at a traditional healer.
12:53
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Judiciary PS Skips PAC Meeting Over Audit Queries head 1 Top story

“In a week, you have got over 100 million Shillings, next week you have another 100 million, what are you doing with it? We suspect forgery in the accounts and theft of public funds,” Nandala said. He also noted that the whistleblower’s information correlates with what his committee has partly discovered in the Judiciary accounts.
07:09
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Suruma Appoints Bazeyo Acting Mak Deputy VC job 2

In November Professor Anthony Mugisha challenged the search process saying he was unfairly and unlawfully denied a chance to compete for the job of Deputy Vice-Chancellor.
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Mak Staff Appeals Tribunal to Resume in July law 1

Justice Tabaro, who was appointed by the Makerere Chancellor Prof. Ezra Suruma last month, says they have held several meetings to ensure proper operations of the tribunal.
15:56
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Caterpillars Disrupt Operations at Bugembe Court authority 1 3

The caterpillars have entered the court hall, compound and administration offices, making it difficult for court authorities to attend to their daily duties.
10:31
10:31

MUASA in Fundraising Drive For Kamunyu's Legal Fees justice 1 1

Associate Professor Edward Nector Mwavu, the interim leader of the Makerere University Academic Staff Association –MUASA says that they require 50 million shillings.
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Justice Tabaro to Head Mak Staff Appeals Tribunal Makerere University 2

Justice Tabaro will serve for the next four years and replaces George Omunyokol whose term of ended in March.
18:32
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Age Limit Law: Tension, Excitement as Three Supreme Court Justices Deliver Judgement in Favor of Petitioners people 1

Justice Paul Mugamba said the presence of the military at Parliament during discussion of the bill that led to the assault of several legislators opposed to the bill was uncalled for.
15:09
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Three Supreme Court Justices Differ in Age Limit Judgement government 1 1 Top story

Justice Mwanguhya however, declined to pronounce himself on the allegations that MPs were bribed to support the bill, saying it is the role of the Auditor General to do so. Each MP received Shillings 29M as facilitation to consult voters on the bill
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