Considering the precedents of the Supreme Court, the Judges further ruled that neither the interest of justice nor public policy would demand that a decision of five Judges be invalidated because some of the Judges who passed the same ceased to be members of the court before the decision was pronounced
According to the story, the claims of rape were made by his estranged wife, Betty Basajjabalaba, who accused him of forcing her into sex immediately after giving birth and that he also forced her into sex while in her monthly menstrual periods.
The money in question was a bailout to basajjabalaba after facing financial hitches on the international market in 2007. Subsequently, government through Bank of Uganda, entered into a consent judgment with Basajabalaba Hides & Skins before loaning it UGX 24 billion.
The two brothers, Hassan and Muzamiru Basajjabalaba are challenging the take over of the Shs142 billion compensation criminal case by the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP). The case was formerly heard by Buganda Road court.
Remanded city tycoon Hassan Basajjabalaba has applied to the High Court to have his bail reinstated. His bail was on Wednesday last week cancelled before being remanded to Luzira prison after Anti-Corruption Court Chief Magistrate Irene Akankwasa, committed him to the high court to stand trial for forgery.
Mr Muzamiru Basajjabalaba, a younger brother to prominent city businessman Hassan Basajjabalaba, has been charged in connection with uttering a forged consent judgment leading to the payment of Shs142 billion to HABA group of companies.
City businessman Hassan Basajjabalaba will spend the second night in Luzira Prison after the Anti Corruption Court further remanded him on Thursday. Anti Corruption Court Chief Magistrate, Irene Akankwasa, says she needs time to analyze the documents for and against his release.
The embattled businessman claimed to have cleared government of the 21 billion shillings which was paid by Ministry of Finance to Bank of Uganda to rebate the loan owed by his company Haba Group to commercial banks.
Court has been asked to compel Bank of Uganda to surrender all the vital documentation used in compensating city tycoon Hassan Basajjabalaba with UGX 142b for the loss of business resulting from cancellation of various market tenders that had been awarded to him.
Members of Parliament on Wednesday heard that Mutebile in November 2010 guaranteed Basajjabalaba, up to US$10 million, an equivalent 25 billion shillings, to allow him acquire the UBC land in Bugolobi.
Khiddu Makubuya, the Minister of General Duties was today tasked to explain comments attributed to President Museveni that he should be held accountable for the high compensations made to businessman, Hassan Basajjabalaba.
Former Attorney General, Prof. Kiddu Makubuya asked the Public Accounts Committee to throw out journalists from a committee meeting that had for over two hours tried in vain to extract information from him over compensations amounting to 271 billion shillings.
Former Attorney General Prof. Khidu Makubuya on Tuesday snubbed the parliamentary Public Accounts Committee to answer questions relating 142 billion shillings he authorized to be paid to Hassan Basajjabalaba.