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11:34
11:34

Besigye Laments Endless Court Appearances besigye court cases 1

Besigye has been reporting to the Deputy Registrar of the Criminal Division of the High Court since July, 2016 when he was released on bail after close to two months in detention.
15:58
15:58

Chief Justice Condemns Pro-Kayihura Demonstrations police brutality 1

Chief Justice Bart Katureebe told journalists from his chambers in Kampala that such a raid on the courts of law is unacceptable in a country with rule of law.
12:40
12:40

Besigye Reports to Court over Bail Terms kizza besigye

Former presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye was on July 12, released on a non-cash bail and ordered to report to the Deputy Registrar of the Criminal Division of the High Court once every two weeks.
16:30
16:30

Kizza Besigye Bail Application Deferred over Eid-el-Fitr

The bail application hearing had initially been scheduled for tomorrow. However, in celebration of Eid-el-Fitr, the presiding judge decided to push it to Monday July 11, Solomon Muyita, the Senior Communications Officer of the Judiciary says.
10:55
10:55

State Withdraws Traffic Offense Charges against Besigye kizza besigye 1 Top story

The state was scheduled to present its fourth witness into the hearing of the case but prosecutor Joseph Kyomuhendo asked Magistrate presiding Grade One Magistrate Freddie Egesa to allow them withdraw from the case since the state had lost interest in the matter.
09:58
09:58

Besigye Pleads for Speedy Trial besigye defiance 1 2 Top story

Besigye also noted that investigations into threats on his life have been slow yet state had asked for two weeks to conclude. He further revealed that the prisons authorities are violating his rights by refusing him to communicate with his supporters.
15:46
15:46

Court Rejects Video Evidence Against Besigye kasangati court 1 Top story

Defence lawyers led by Ernest Kalibbala questioned the credibility of the footage on account that it had been edited to 7 minutes and 42 seconds from a record of 1 hour and 20minutes.
13:57
13:57

Court Sets Date for Main Petition against Defiance Campaign kizza besigye

The fixing of this main petition comes barely a week after the Attorney General withdrew an application seeking to extend the ban against the defiance campaign activities. The campaign, organized by Forum for Democratic Change-FDC party was to protest the outcome of the February 18 presidential election.
16:39
16:39

Govt Suppression Could Incite Population – Opposition medard ssegona 5 1

FDC President General Mugisha Muntu says that the failure by the state to produce former presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye in court today is an exposure of the attempts by government to stifle opposition space.
12:29
12:29

FDC Members Turn Nakawa Court into Church fdc party 2 3

The adjournment evoked anger as members; clad in black tee-shirts with a portrait of Dr Kizza Besigye turned rowdy, heckled him and hurled insults in protest. They locked the doors and blocked journalists and politicians from leaving the court.
14:02
14:02

Ruling on Besigye Detention Case Due Tuesday david mpanga

The decision was taken after Grade One Magistrate Prossy Katushabe ruled over objections raised earlier by the State Prosecutor Caroline Nabasa in respect to the jurisdiction of the court and the sued entities.
12:56
12:56

FDC Leaders Meet over Impending Presidential Election Petition fdc in court

FDC spokesperson Ibrahim Ssemujju Nganda told a news conference today that it has been impossible for their candidate, Dr Kizza Besigye to file a petition because he has remained under continuous police detention both at home and in different police stations since the declaration of results.
16:56
16:56

Police Arrests Seven Opposition Youth Leaders in Kampala kizza besigye 3 1 Top story

Prior to their arrest, the group implored youths across the country to rise up and resist arbitrary arrests by the Uganda Police. Kennedy Oluma, from the Uganda Federal Alliance said that if not controlled, such actions will deny the young generation an opportunity to take up leadership.
15:57
15:57

Court Issues Criminal Summons for Besigye, Lukwago erias lukwago

The summons were issued against the two opposition politicians by Grade One Magistrate Simon Kintu after they skipped attending court.
13:37
13:37

Besigye, 8 Others in Dock Tomorrow over Protests fdc

Dr Kizza Besigye, the former Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) president along with eight other opposition politicians are tomorrow expected to at Buganda Road Chief Magistrate’s Court to answer to charges in connection to participating in the illegal demonstrations in the country.
07:36
07:36

UBC Denies Owing Besigye UGX 21M 2011 elections

Uganda Broadcasting Corporation (UBC) has dismissed claims by Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) President Kizza Besigye that it owes him Shillings 21 million, which he allegedly paid to air out his campaign messages in last year’s presidential elections but were never aired.
16:58
16:58

Court to Decide Besigye Case next Week kasangati court

Christopher Watyekere, Kasangati Grade one magistrate has set Tuesday 9th August as the date for his ruling in the case in which Kiiza Besigye; the FDC president is accused of disobeying traffic orders.
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