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21:55
21:55

Court Quashes UGX 9B Award to Karuma Power Project Land Claimants Christopher Madrama 1

The justices unanimously ruled that the nine people Paul Peter Etot, Deo Okekllo, Kiden Santa, John Paul Omara, Francis Chira, Isaac Otim, Steven Etot, Albert Elwa and Ruth Etot should instead be compensated with 203 .2 million shillings as general damages.
19:38
19:38

Striking Doctors Petition Court Over Directive To Vacate Hospital Premises Attorney General 2 1

The petition by striking doctors and CEHURD has come at the time when Ministry of Health’s Permanent Secretary Dr Diana Atwine has written to all Hospital Medical Directors and Superintendents to furnish with her office the updated data base for Interns and Senior Health Officers by December 20th 2021.
18:49
18:49

DRC Reparations: Gov’t Seeks 2.8 Bn UGX to pay American lawyer Parliament 2 1

Government has tabled a supplementary request of 2.8 billion shillings to pay arrears of Boston based law firm M/s Foley Hoag the law firm that has been representing Uganda in the DRC Reparation case.
10:02
10:02

Compensation of Teso War Claimants: Thousands Run to Court for Letters of Administration Teso sub region 1 1 Top story

The 20- page- weekly Aicerit Newspaper has more than half of its pages covered with applications of those seeking letters of administration, limiting space for local news in the region.
07:31
07:31

Ghosts Infiltrate Acholi War Debt Claimant's Compensation List Attorney General 3 1 Top story

Dr Freddy Oyat, the Secretary of the war claimants’ compensation committee, says many of the lists displayed at noticeboards of different District and Sub-County headquarters have ghost names.
17:01
17:01

Cattle Compensation: MPs Query Attorney Generals List Parliament 7 1

The Attorney General, Kiryowa Kiwanuka explained that the Ministry of Justice is currently dealing with 92,652 people from northern Uganda who are verified and not in dispute. He revealed that of this 16,946 are from Acholi, 42,042 from the Lango sub-region and 33,664 from the Teso region.
14:51
14:51

Ministry of Education Official Loses Bid to Block Interdiction Musa Ssekaana 1

Isabirye was interdicted for allegedly forging the signature of his supervisor Alex Omara Apitta the Commissioner for Physical Education and Sports and requisitioned for funds amounting to 20,728, 200 shillings.
07:49
07:49

Attorney General Seeks Extension in Case Against Decision to Declare Museveni President Robert Kyagulanyi 1

According to the application filed before the East African Court of Justice, the Attorney General wants time to extend such that he can file and serve a response out of time.
13:08
13:08

Gov't to Pay UGX 225m for Vehicle Illegally Impounded by Police Impounded Vehicles 1

After trying to reclaim the vehicle in vain, Besimira, in 2015, opted to petition the court. He argued that the vehicle which was back then valued at 95 million Shillings had become a shell while under police custody. It remains parked at the Criminal Investigations Department -CID headquarters in Kibuli
08:25
08:25

Legal Brains Trust Petitions Supreme Court Not to Hear Gov't Application in Kasango Case DPP 2

The Government is seeking to stay the implementation of a recent Constitutional Court orders to the effect that a serving Judge should retire before being appointed to a new job in the executive arm of government or constitutional office.
16:36
16:36

Former Rwenzururu Premier Wants Bail Terms of Juveniles Revised Attorney General 1 2

The juveniles who were granted bail alongside Mumbere were tasked to report to the ICD every month which is financially constraining their parents and caregivers.
20:09
20:09

Retired Soldier Sues Kyankwanzi Commandant for Shs600m Lt Col Khauka 1

In his documents filed before the Civil Division of High Court, Retired Lt Col Vincent Khaukha alleges that in 2019, his company Inbred Associates was contracted as project consultant on the infrastructural development project at NALI which was worth 5 billion shillings.
16:17
16:17

Former NYTIL workers spend 25 years begging for their pay government 5 1

The now aged citizens, some already eighty years old, decided to draft a terminal benefits compensation claim of 10 billion Shillings. On average, each would be paid sh2.8 million for all those years, a mere three days' pay for a Member of Parliament.
15:42
15:42

MPs Summon Attorney General over Vehicle Inspection Contract SGS Ltd, 2 1

The Physical infrastructure committee of Parliament has summoned the Attorney General William Byaruhanga to appear before the committee and present Government’s position on the inspection of motor vehicle.
13:07
13:07

Mabirizi Withdraws Age Limit Judgement Review Application from Supreme Court Dr Esther Kisaakye 1 Top story

Mabirizi told the judges that since the Attorney General hadn’t even filed any response to his application, they should be pleased to endorse his decision to withdraw it without issuing any orders.
08:29
08:29

Mayuge District Commercial Officer Dismissed for Lack of Academic Documents Attorney General

The ministry acted on a tipoff from a whistleblower who indicated that Waiswa's academic documents did not corroborate with the institutions he claims to have studied from. The whistleblower further stated that several civil servants in Mayuge district acquired their jobs after bribing the District Service Commission.
13:23
13:23

Supreme Court Tightens COVID-19 Preventive Measures Eric Sabiiti 2 Top story

Although the Chief Justice, Bart Katureebe had indicated that not more than 10 people should be allowed during such court sessions, at least 36 seats were reserved in the court room.
17:27
17:27

Jinja RDC Erick Sakwa Secures Order to Stay Interdiction police commander 1 1

Sakwa was interdicted on May 4, 2020, but declined to vacate office on account the interdiction was fake and had loopholes in its delivery. The interdiction came days after Sakwa was charged with malicious damage, manslaughter and theft.
14:46
14:46

Court Blocks Payment of UGX 10 Billion to MPs for COVID-19 Activities Covid 19 1 Top story

Through their lawyers of AF Mpanga and Company Advocates, the two legislators contend that parliament breached its rules of Procedure when it smuggled the issues of the said money into the Budget committee report without the consent of members.
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