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20:31
20:31

President Museveni Pardons Ex-NSSF MD Jamwa, 12 Others David Jamwa 1

The President has power to pardon convicts in exercise of his prerogative of mercy.
16:30
16:30

Gov't Seeks Ugx 102.9 Billion to Construct New Prisons Frank Baine 3 2

There are currently 266 prisons in the country, which are collectively keeping 76,432 inmates, far above the holding capacity of 21, 000 inmates, according to Prison Spokesperson Frank Baine. Most of these are criminal cases as seen in the Judiciary's Annual Performance Report released in October 2023.
15:22
15:22

Mabirizi Fails to Proceed in Court Over Hunger Frank Baine 1 1

The Court has heard that Mabirizi is most likely to die in the Maximum Security Prison if at all his prayer is not granted because he feels his right to life is being threatened.
10:36
10:36

Prisons Submits Names of 682 Convicts to President for Pardon Frank Baine 1 1

“Every July, we submit the names we deem fit for pardon and it is the discretion of the committee to look through and forward them for the presidential pardon or sit on the list and the year passes without the pardon,” said Baine.
18:52
18:52

Concerned Citizen Sues Prison Wardens For Torturing Inmate Kayunga District 1 Top story

In his suit, Rubarema contends that around February 2018 while on duty the three Prison Warders led inmates to dig on a private farm in Kayunga District, whose owner the torture victim doesn’t remember. This is according to the information Rubarema received from Tendo when he visited him in Luzira prisons in October 24th, 2019.
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