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15:47
15:47

Rakai Slain Family Ruling not Ready – Judge justice keitirima

Vincent Fagensi was initially accused, with rally ace Ponsiano Lwakataka and Emmanuel Zinda, of masterminding the gruesome murder of Pastor Steven Mugambe, and eight members of his family three years ago. His two co-accused persons were last month acquitted after prosecution failed to adduce evidence linking them to the murder.
13:33
13:33

Prosecution Closes Submission in Lwakataka Murder Case serial killer 1 Top story

Justice Eudes Keitirima has set December 23rd as the date for ruling on whether or not the accused have a case to answer.
15:09
15:09

Lwakataka Trial Adjourned Again high court 1

The trial of motor rally driver Ponsaino Lwakataka and others accused of murder has again failed to take off after the presiding judge, Justice John Keitirima went on vacation.
13:59
13:59

Slain Pastor Mugambe Gets Replacement at Kyebe Pentecostal Church ponsiano lwakataka 3 Top story

It\'s now two years and two months since the death of Pastor Mugambe who was killed along with eight family members. Mugambe was killed along with his family on 13th January 2013 at Mutegombwa village in Kanabulemu village in Kyebe sub-county, Rakai district. The killing of so many people at once shocked not just Rakai district but Uganda.
10:29
10:29

Police Steps Up Search for Missing Kyebe Murder Suspects mystery killings 2

Early this year police disclosed the identities of the remaining suspects but they have since gone into hiding.
15:23
15:23

Rakai CIID Officer Reinstated After Protests kyebe killings 1 Top story

The Rakai Criminal Investigations and Intelligence Officer, who had been transferred last week before solving the case of nine slain family members, has been reinstated.
13:22
13:22

Rakai CIID Officer Transferred Before Solving Nine Family Members Murder police transfers 2 Top story

Taban Chiriga, the Criminal Investigations and Intelligence Officer in Rakai, also the chief investigator in the Pastor Steven Mugambe murder case of nine family members, has been transferred. Uganda Radio Network (URN) has learnt of Chiriga\'s transfer to the CID Headquarters in Naguru from fellow detectives.
15:51
15:51

Lwakataka and Co-accused Trial Committed to High Court kyebe killings 1 Top story

Three men charged in connection with the murder of nine people in Rakai District have been committed to High Court for trial. The suspects allegedly murdered nine people all members of the same family in January 2013 at Mutagombwa village in Kyebe sub-county in Rakai district.
15:14
15:14

Rally Ace Ponsiano Lwakataka Further Remanded masaka high court 3 Top story

Kamba told court presided over by Justice Margaret Oguli that Lwakataka\'s health condition has deteriorated since he was remanded last year and that Masaka Central Prison had failed to attend to him. But Justice Oguli said she needed time to study the submission and remanded him further until January 15th.
15:07
15:07

Lwakataka Workers Charged With illegal Possession of Immature Fish ponsiano lwakataka

Three men thought to work for former rally driver and fish monger Ponsiano have been presented in court over possession of immature fish for the third time. Patrick Mwesigye, Friday Luke and Abdullah Mukiibi all residents of Masaka district have been presented before Chief magistrate Mary Ikit on six accounts against them.
11:50
11:50

5 Tonnes Of Impounded Fish Rotting Away At Kalangala Court immature fish 1 2

At least five tonnes of immature fish belonging to embattled rally driver Ponsiano Lwakatata are rotting away at Kalangala Magistrate's Court.
13:09
13:09

Hearing of Lwakataka's Case Stalls immacure fish

Grade One magistrate Suzan Awidi who had postponed the case to September 4th did not show up. The defendants as well as their lawyer Hassan Kamba were also not in court.
12:23
12:23

Lwakataka Granted Bail

Rally driver Ponsiano Lwakataka is a free man after the Magistrates Court in Kalisizo on friday released him on bail.
16:35
16:35

PSU Deployed In Rakai Over Lwakataka Case immature fish

The Police Standards Unit has been deployed in Rakai district to investigate allegations by Ponsiano Lwakataka\'s relatives that police is mismanaging the cases against him. Noah Serunjogi, the Regional police spokesperson, confirms the development.
16:04
16:04

Magistrates' Absence Delays Lwakataka Bail Application

They were remanded last week, Thursday, after the trial Magistrate asked defense Lawyer Hassan Kamba to present his Practicing Certificate before court. He failed to retrieve it off his computer in time due to power outages. They expected the bail application to be disposed off today.
15:56
15:56

No Murder Charges for Ponsiano Lwakataka lwakataka fish 1

Former rally driver Ponsiano Lwakataka has been remanded to Kalisizo government prison after being charged with interfering with police work.
18:01
18:01

CDF Wamala- Immature Fish Dealers Are Economic Saboteurs firing squad 3 1 Top story

“Because to me somebody who is denying the country getting 400m dollars in the year, only for the country to get 33m dollars is an economic saboteur, he can’t be treated like an ordinary criminal, this is economic sabotage, if they were to be countries like the ones I may not mention possibly those people would have gone on a firing squad,” Wamala noted.
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