Nakate explains that she bought a plot of land at Shillings 4.3 million in 2012 in Nakazzi village from Grace Nambakire. She, however, says that in 2021 another person emerged and also bought the same land prompting her to protest the decision.
The affected family belongs to Stephen Mugambwa, a resident of Kimegeredde cell in Semuto town council, Nakaseke district. Mugambwa, a veteran in the 1981-1986 war is embroiled in a land wrangle with Sula Serunjogi, a former Resident District Commissioner and prominent National Resistance Movement Mobiliser.
Last week, City Hall Magistrate her Worship Beatrice Khainza acquitted all the five suspects; Stella Kalungi Dindi, Richard Kamugisha, David Kironde, Yazidi Kabonge Wamala and Nasser Kibirige noting that the evidence produced against them was shallow.
The lawyers Humphrey Tumwesigye and Simon Peter Musangala from Musangala Advocates & Solicitors said they were taken by surprise and accused the State Attorney of smuggling in new evidence to pin the accused.