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12:32
12:32

Lira Court, Prison Officials Disregard Physical Distancing Guidelines COVID 19 3 2 Top story

More than 80 people comprising suspects, journalists and court officials packed the ten square meters court room in disregard of the physical distancing guidelines issued by the Health Ministry to stop the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic. Although the judicial officials were wearing face mask and seated at least 2 meters away from each other, the rest of the room’s occupants had no protective gear at all.
19:08
19:08

Judicial Service Commission PS Dr Rose Nassali Interdicted financial loss 1

Nassali was charged before the Anti-Corruption Court in August this year, for abuse of office and causing financial loss to the government after reportedly paying 33 million Shillings arbitrarily to AH Consulting Limited in the financial year 2014/2015.
21:00
21:00

Judicial Service Commission to Set up Forensic Investigation Unit investigations 2 1

The Commission Chairperson, Justice Benjamin Insigoma Kabiito disclosed this at the 21st Annual Judges Conference while presenting a paper on strengthening Ethics and Integrity in the Ugandan Judiciary.
07:23
07:23

BCU Petitions Judicial Service Commission to Punish Justice Mugambe mbale high court

In his November 16th, 2018 letter to the Judicial Service Commission, a copy of which URN has seen, Nandala says it was unprofessional for the judge to handle the application of an interim order yet the civil Division has 2 registrars who handle such matters.
17:47
17:47

Election Petition against Kato Lubwama Set for Fresh Hearing isaac semakadde 1

According to Dollo, court records indicate that the matter was heard before but the ruling was never delivered after the retirement of Justice Steven Kavuma. Dollo told both parties that a new panel of judges will be instituted and the case is heard afresh.
14:58
14:58

Chief Justice Tips New Magistrates on Discipline 2 1

According to Justice Katureebe, there is a perception in the public that judicial officers become corruption immediately after taking oath.
16:14
16:14

Museveni Appoints Nambayo New Court Chief Registrar head 1

Nambayo replaces Paul Gadenya who was appointed High court judge early this year. Prior to her appointment, Nambayo has been serving as the Deputy Registrar of the Commercial court.
19:15
19:15

Prison Services Seek Interpretation of Life Sentence 1 2

Dakokati says misinterpretation of the issues relating to life the sentence is common in Karamoja region, which affects the dispensation of justice.
10:15
10:15

LC 3 Chairman Remanded for Flouting Quarantine resident

The trio was charged with three counts including inciting violence and negligence likely to spread an infectious disease. The suspects pleaded not guilty to the charged and applied for bail through their lawyers of Turinawe and Kamba Co advocates led by Hassan Kamba, which was denied by the magistrate.
20:29
20:29

Land Takeover Could Lead To Regime Fall- Serumaga wet lands 2 1 Top story

Serumaga, a Kampala-based Journalist, filmmaker in a presentation at the Justice Catherine Bamugemereire Commission of Inquiry into land matters said taking over citizens private land will provoke the same resistance that the previous governments faced.
17:52
17:52

Lawyer Peter Mulira Cautions Govt on Land Giveaways evictions 3 1 Top story

Mulira, the first witness to appear before the Land Inquiry Commission said that contrary to public opinion, landlords and landowners are not responsible for the standoffs in the sector. He says that instead, thieves who steal government money use agents to harass people and then the blame is put on landlords.
10:08
10:08

Court blocks JSC from Investigating Registrar Nakibuule gladys nakibuule

The Constitutional Court on Wednesday temporarily stopped the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) from investigating Nakawa High Court Deputy Registrar Gladys Nakibuule Kisekka who is facing disciplinary charges and proceedings before the same commission.
11:21
11:21

MP Karuhanga Writes to Kadaga Not to Approve Odoki odoki reappointed 4 2

MP Gerald Karuhanga, the Western youth representative, has written to the Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga asking her to act expeditiously in accordance with her constitutional mandate to stop Parliament from approving Justice Benjamin Odoki as Chief Justice.
11:27
11:27

Judiciary Welcomes Re-appointment of Odoki and 3 Other Justices chief justice

The Judiciary has welcomed the re-appointment of out-going Chief Justice Benjamin Odoki to the Bench from retirement. However, the Judiciary remained silent on re-filling of the position of Chief Justice that has been at the centre of controversy lately. The press statement was released on Friday and signed by Judiciary’s public relations officer Erias Kisawuzi.
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