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09:36
09:36

Court Upholds Indefinite Suspension of Student from Cavendish University Musa Ssekaana 1

In his decision, Ssekaana has explained that the actions of Atabua did not only constitute a breach of university rules and regulations but it is also a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act.
17:37
17:37

Court Blocks Termination of Chairperson National Standards Council 1

Justice Ssekana said that misuse or abuse of power should never be a ground to deem an action overtaken by events otherwise illegalities would be perpetuated by ensuring that the status quo is changed hurriedly without any justification or basis.
09:27
09:27

Court Awards UGX 50M to Mother Whose Son Was Killed in November Riots Amos Ssegawa killed 1 Top story

Nakitto, a resident of Kinoni town council in Lwengo district, told the court that her son, then a senior two student at Lubiri High School, was shot by soldiers in Uganda People's Defence Forces (UPDF) uniforms. She explained that they targeted him at Cornerstone Plaza in Kampala as he tried to escape the chaos in the city.
23:34
23:34

Court Quashes Minister's Decision to Interdict Uganda Land Commission Secretary Barbara Imaryo 1

Imaryo was interdicted by Nabakooba to pave way for investigations into allegations of mismanagement of funds under the Land Fund following the directive of the Inspector General of Government Beti Kamya issued on 1st December, 2021.
17:58
17:58

Mabirizi Petitions Principal Judge Over Delay to Hear Applications Male Mabirizi 1

In a petition dated April 19 2022 addressed to the Principal Judge, Mabirizi states that the applications were all bundled together and kept before Ssekaana and to date, they have never been fixed for hearing.
23:53
23:53

Court Summons Lawyer Mabirizi on Fresh Charges 1

In December 2021, Rutaro teamed up with Mabirizi to prosecute Pastor Aloysius Bujjingo for bigamy in Entebbe Chief Magistrates Court but they later fell out with each other after him(Rutaro) was okay with the Director of Public Prosecutions -DPP's plan to take over their case.
15:46
15:46

Ssemakadde Asks Court to Release Mabirizi Pending Appeal Isaac Ssemakadde 2 1 Top story

Mabirizi ran to the appellant court when Justice Ssekaana found him guilty of contempt of court on February 15th, 2022 and sentenced him to 18 months in civil prison. The same had earlier on January 27th, 2022 issued orders stopping Mabirizi from using his social pages to attack judicial officers.
19:00
19:00

Justice Musa Ssekaana Appointed Head of Civil Division judiciary transfers 1

According to the statement from the Judiciary, Ssekaana, who has been the deputy head of the court, replaces Justice Michael Elubu who has been transferred to the Criminal Division.
12:30
12:30

Justice Ssekaana Appointed Deputy Head of Civil Division Dr Flavian Zeija 2 1

Justice Ssekaana will be charged with the responsibility of allocating the suits filed in the court to appropriate judges for adjudication. The Judiciary Spokesperson, Solomon Muyita told URN this morning that Ssekaana's appointment is in recognition of his hard work in the division.
08:14
08:14

Court Orders Parking Yard Operator to Pay UGX 135M for Burnt Vehicle 1 Top story

In his judgment, Justice Musa Ssekaana noted that he had looked at the Police report and found that indeed the said parking yard belonged to Ntulume. He also noted that it is really surprising that a person who doesn’t own a commercial parking yard executed agreements to repair vehicles he claims were not his responsibility.
10:00
10:00

Court Orders KCCA to Pay Man UGX 20m for Illegal Arrest 1

Steven Olango who was arrested from his home in Ntinda in 2014 after hawkers had reportedly entered his compound running away from KCCA enforcement team has been awarded by the High Court Civil Division in Kampala.
14:40
14:40

Court Dismisses Jaffery Forex Bureau Suit Against BoU Musa Ssekaana 1 Top story

The lawyers led by Faisal Mularila and Alvin Jabbo noted that the decision to revoke the company's license stemmed from allegations by Bank of Africa against the bureau for alleged involvement in illicit transactions, which caused the bank a loss of colossal sums of money.
18:14
18:14

Gov't Fined UGX 30 million over Delayed Reinstatement of Interdicted NUSAF Officials Interdiction 1

The officials include Arua District Chief Administrative Officer Ismael Ochengel and his deputy Paul Samuel Mbiiwa, who were interdicted in December 2018 by the Permanent Secretary to the Ministry of Local Government to pave way for investigations into the suspected theft of 509 million Shillings from the district coffers.
15:42
15:42

Lawyer Loses Case Challenging His Suspension from Court Martial Abdullah Kitatta 1

Muyanja was on August 7th 2018 dismissed from the court by the Chairperson Lt General Andrew Gutti due to alleged misconduct and indiscipline as he represented jailed Boda Boda 2010 Association Patron Abdullah Kitatta and his co-accused.
13:26
13:26

Court Dismisses Suit Against Makerere University 1

Justice Ssekaana says that since the University Appointments Board had complied with the court order, it was not necessary for her to have pursued the court case.
23:50
23:50

Mabirizi Petitions Judicial Service Commission On Justice Ssekaana’s Conduct Male Mabirizi 1 1

Mabirizi accuses Justice Ssekaana of misconduct and incompetence. This stems from the manner in which he handled a case challenging the appointment of Justice Simon Byabakama as the chairman of the Electoral Commission without resigning as a Justice of the Court of Appeal.
20:13
20:13

Lawyer Asks Court to Send Mak Top Officials to Prison for Contempt Ezra Suruma 4 1

Wameli wants the court to issue a warrant of arrests against Prof. Suruma, the Vice-Chancellor Prof Barnabas Nawangwe, the University Council Chairperson Lorna Magara, and University Secretary Yusuf Kiranda and commit them to civil prison for contempt.
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