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Mabirizi Petitions High Court Challenging Parliament's Decision on MP Zaake MP Francis Zaake 1 Top story

This is the third time that Parliament is sending Zaake to it's Discipline committee . He was first referred there for missing ten Consecutive Parliamentary sittings and then again sent there for attacking and hurling insults against the Speaker of Parliament Anita Among using his Twitter handle .
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Constitutional Court on Zaake's Impeachment: Speaker Acted with Bias Anita Among 2 1 Top story

Justice Irene Mulyagonja, who delivered the lead judgment, stated, "The Deputy Speaker/Among ought to have resolved the question of her interest in the matter as soon as possible in the public interest as it is required by the Code of Conduct of Members of Parliament in the Rules. When she did not do so, she acted in conflict of interest and reflected that she was biased.”
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Constitutional Court Hears Zaake's Impeachment Case Afresh MP Francis Zaake 2 4 Top story

Lady Justice Eva Luswata and Oscar Kihiika have since replaced Justices Musota and Madrama on the panel. Justice Bamugemereire, the head of the panel apologized to the parties for the delay, saying that it was beyond their control.
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Zaake Storms Constitutional Court, Demanding Judgment on Impeachment Petition Annet Anita Among 1 3 Top story

The Constitutional Court panel, consisting of Lady Justice Catherine Bamugemereire, Christopher Izama Madrama, Stephen Musota (now elevated to the Constitutional Court), Muzamiru Mutangula Kibeedi, and Irene Mulyagonja, heard Zaake's case and concluded the hearing in June 2022.
07:53
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Zaake Asks Deputy Chief Justice to Hear Impeachment Case Expeditiously Annet Anita Among 1 3

On March 10th, 2020, Parliament resolved to remove Zaake from the parliamentary commission for alleged indiscipline. This followed a report made by the Rules, Discipline and Privileges Committee chaired by Abdu Katuntu, which found Zaake in breach of public trust and Parliament decorum.
13:56
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Zaake Petitions Constitutional Court to Block Impeachment Zaake Impeachment 2 1

In his petition, Zaake accuses the Rules Committee members to have received a 6 million shillings worth tax payers money as a reward for participating in the Committee proceedings that resulted into his removal from office.
15:15
15:15

Gov't Appeals Against UGX 75m Court Award to MP Francis Zaake Johnson Natuhwera 2 2

Zaake was in April last year held at Mityana Police Station, the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence headquarters in Mbuya, and at the Special Investigations Unit in Kireka, from where he was transferred to the Japan-Uganda Friendship Hospital in Naguru and later to Kiruddu Hospital in Makindye with bruises which allegedly resulted from torture while in custody. He was released on April 29, 2020, on police bond.
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Court Rejects Gov't Defense in MP Zaake's Compensation Case MP Francis Zaake 2 3 Top story

In his affidavit, Mugisha wanted Zaake's case dismissed on grounds that it has no merit. He claimed that when Zaake was arrested for flouting COVID 19 guidelines, he was never taken to any military detention save for the Police Special Investigations Unit.
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