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16:37
16:37

Court Martial Remands 15 Suspects over Treachery, Murder of Police Officers 1

The group from Mityana, Kasanda Wakiso, and Kampala districts were on Monday arraigned before the seven-member panel of the Court Martial officers led by Lt General Andrew Gutti who read to them one count of treachery and four counts of murder and two others for aggravated robbery.
11:57
11:57

Boda Boda Cyclist Sentenced to Caution over Possession of Military Hardware Captain Ambroz Guma 1

According to the prosecution, on June 12th 2021 along Nakyesa- Kayunga road in Kayunga District, the two were accused of having Uganda People's Defense Forces -UPDF camouflage uniforms which are gazetted defence stores.
14:07
14:07

Three Remanded Over Murder of Ntoroko District NRM Boss 1 Top story

Court heard that the accused together with others still at large while in Fort portal tourism city at around 4 pm on September 2, 2021, kidnapped Japheth Kabagambe Ahebwa with intentions of murdering him.
18:13
18:13

Court Martial Remands Court Bailiff Kirunda over Murder 1

Court heard that Kirunda and Kyatuuka -a UPDF officer who is attached to the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence -CMI and others still at large caused the unlawful death of Mugwanya on July 14th 2021 in Kitanzi Zone, Kampala District. Mugwanya who had parked his car on the roadside saw a woman crying for help as she was being dragged by three men into a waiting car at night. He got out to help and the accused persons shot him even after he identified himself.
17:18
17:18

Rubaga North Lord Councilor Elect Finally Out on Bail James Mubiru 1

The Army Prosecutor Ambroz Guma told the court that he had instructions to leave the matter up to the court to make a decision.
20:18
20:18

Court Martial Suspends Operations 2 1

Lt Col. John Bizimana, the Registrar of the General Court-martial, says that unlike the past lockdown when they continued working, this time around they have started to halt their operations but will remain on standby in case any new matter comes up.
17:38
17:38

Court Martial Yet to Get Instructions from Museveni to Drop Kayihura Charges Yoweri Museveni 1 2

Following the President's promise, a group of 850 youths from Kisoro Development Network led by Michael Niyonsaba, two weeks after the January 14th 2021 elections petitioned the Court Martial Chairperson Lt General Andrew Gutti inquiring about Museveni’s promise to speak to military prosecutors to drop Kayihura'a charges.
15:43
15:43

Court Martial Boss Writes to CDF Over Kayihura Gen Kale Kayihura 2 2

Gutti’s was prompted to write to Gen. David Muhoozi after a group of youths approached him to inquire about Museveni’s promise to speak to military prosecutors to pardon Kayihura.
16:42
16:42

Court Martial Remands Student Over Illegal Possession of Gov't Stores UPDF 1

It is alleged that on December 23, 2019, while at Namasuba Entebbe Road in Wakiso District Elepu was found in unlawful possession of the Uganda People's Defense Forces Veterans' Nominal Roll. The Nominal Roll is a document in form of a list with names and personal details of soldiers/ Veterans who have been scheduled for payment.
18:07
18:07

49 NUP Supporters Apply for Bail 1 3

On Tuesday, the applicants through their lawyers of PACE and Company Advocates led by George Musisi argue that they have a constitutional right to apply for bail and that the charges against them are bailable.
17:08
17:08

Businessman Remanded Over Bullet; Family Claims it was Planted by Extortionists 1

According to the evidence before court by Bazibu's wife Phiona Namazzi, Bazibu was arrested by plain clothed men of Special Forces Command from Okello House where he had gone for a meeting and since then they had never seen him to date
07:46
07:46

UPDF Soldiers Remanded over Murder of Luwero Businessman 1

Private Sadiki Olobo attached to the Special Forces Command-SFC, Private Jackson Apiku a soldier attached to Air-boat School Nakasongola and Richard Sebina Ssekitoleko are accused of murdering Jackson Katinda Bisaso alias Musa, a businessman in Luwero.
19:13
19:13

Ex-MP Kipoi Acquitted Of Plotting To Overthrow Museveni's Government 1 1

The group was previously accused of plotting to overthrow the government of Uganda by organizing meetings, mobilizing funds; acquisition of firearms and military training in the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo and also by mobilizing and recruiting people
10:29
10:29

Court to Decide Fate of Kipoi’s Co Accused Next Week treason 1

The group is jointly charged with offences related to security contrary to section 130 of the Uganda Peoples Defense Forces-UPDF Act. This is after they allegedly plotted to overthrow the government.
10:19
10:19

Army Prosecution Withdraws Charges Against Six AMISOM Soldiers 2

On Monday, the Army Prosecutor Captain, Ambrose Baguma tendered a letter in court withdrawing the charges against the entire group without stating any reasons.
11:16
11:16

Operation Wealth Creation Coordinator Maj Rwakanuma Seeks Bail Court Martial 1

On Tuesday, Rwakanuma appeared before the seven-member panel chaired by Lt General Andrew Gutti and applied to be released temporarily.
14:49
14:49

Soldier Remanded for Killing Airforce Commander 1 1

Omutojo a Sector Commander in the Air Force on Tuesday was arraigned before the Court Martial chaired by Lt General Andrew Gutti from where he was charged with one count of murder.
13:21
13:21

Gen. Gutti Bounces Back as Army General Court Martial Chairperson 2

"I hereby require the General Court Martial to convene and exercise its jurisdictions as under sub section 2 of the section 197 of the Uganda People's Defense Forces Act", reads Museveni’ letter in part.
17:02
17:02

Court Martial At Standstill as Members' Contracts Expire 1 1 Top story

The team, whose contracts were renewed in July 2019, has been able to conclude 46 out of the 91 cases that were registered in their previous term.
13:11
13:11

Soldier Remanded for Forgery, Defrauding UGX 2 Billion Total Uganda 1

He reportedly forged 13 fuel cards and presented them to Total Fuel Station in Bwebajja claiming that he had been authorised by the commander of the Land Forces to obtain the said funds, which was false. Kababure pleaded not guilty to the charges and was remanded to Makindye Military Police Quarterguard until June 29 as investigations continue.
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