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13:40
13:40

Mumbere Protests Delay to Complete Investigations rwenzururu clashes 1 Top story

Mumbere, who is jointly charged with 141 royal guards, said it is unfortunate that the investigations are taking long.
14:20
14:20

Rwenzururu Royal Guard Delivers from Prison rwenzori clashes 1

Musoki was arrested on November 27 alongside Rwenzururu King Charles Wesley Mumbere and more than 180 other royal guards, with whom they are charged with terrorism, murder, aggravated robbery and attempted murder.
17:24
17:24

Four More Rwenzururu Royal Guards Charged rwenzori clashes 1

Jinja Grade One magistrates court has this afternoon charged four more Rwenzururu Kingdom royal guards with 41 counts of treason, murder attempted murder and aggravated robbery. The suspects, who were paraded before grade one magistrate Peter Mutala, include Eria Kule, Amos Bwambale, Ferguson Bwambale and Nehemia Mbusa.
17:36
17:36

Rwenzururu Premier Uncomfortable with Bail Terms rwenzori clashes 2

The Rwenzururu premier Johnson Thembo Kitsumbire is opposing the bail conditions that were given to him by Jinja High Court Judge Eva Luswata. Kitsumbire was granted bail on Thursday last week after spending 86 days in jail. Justice Eva Luswata released him on a non cash bail of 75 million shillings pending the hearing of his trial. His three sureties including the Busongora South MP Jackson Mbaju were ordered to execute a non cash bond of 100 Million shillings.
16:41
16:41

Six Rwenzururu Juveniles Granted Bail rwenzori clashes

The juveniles, aged between 15 and 17 have been granted non-conditional bail by Chief Magistrate John Francis Kaggwa, following the submission by defence lawyers challenging their continued detention. The suspects had been on remand for more than three months.
14:56
14:56

Rwenzururu Prime Minister Granted Bail kasese unrest 1

He filed his application before the Jinja High Court judge Eva Luswata on March 6, citing advanced age and poor health as reasons for his bail application. The 65 year old is battling hypertension, ulcers and prostate related problems.
12:48
12:48

Rwenzururu Premier Bail Application Ruling Pushed to Thursday rwenzori clashes

Jinja High court Judge Eva Luswata has adjourned the ruling on bail application for Rwenzururu prime minister Johnson Thembo Kitsumbire to Thursday. According to Samuel Muyizzi, one of the lawyers representing Kitsumbire, the adjournment is a big blow to his client because his health requires immediate medical attention.
16:04
16:04

Rwenzururu Prime Minister Applies for Bail kasese unrest 1

Appearing before Justice, Eva Luswata this afternoon, Thembo argued that it is his constitutional right to bail, adding that he will not interfere with the investigations once he is released.
12:20
12:20

Rwenzururu Prime Minister Transfered to Luzira mumbere arrested

Prosecution alleges that the Rwenzururu King, his guards and others still at large, between the month of March and November 2016 in different places within Kasese and Kabarole districts, allegedly planned to overthrow a lawfully established government by force of arms.
17:36
17:36

Gov't Sets Conditions for Mumbere's Release rwenzori clashes

Mumberes lawyer, Caleb Alaka told Justice Michael Elubu in Jinja High Court this afternoon that Mumbere had agreed to some conditions with government for his release from Luzira Prison.
07:29
07:29

Rwenzururu Officials Negotiate Mumbere's Release rwenzori clashes 1

Clearance Bwambale, the Rwenzururu Spokesperson, says members of the Royal family including the Chief Prince, Christopher Kibanzanga will stand surety for the King. According to Bwambale, the state wasnt impressed when opposition politicians stood surety for the King during the first bail application.
17:01
17:01

Mumbere Case: Court Summons Prisons Boss rwenzori clashes 1 1

Jinja Magistrates Court has summoned Dr Johnson Byabashaija, the Commissioner General of Prisons to answer queries of mistreatment at Luzira Maximam Prison and failure to take suspects to hospitals.
19:07
19:07

Rwenzururu King Charles Mumbere Re-Arrested rwenzori clashes 1 Top story

Efforts by Mumberes brother Christopher Kibazanga to negotiate for the withdrawal of security personnel were futile. The Regional Police Commander Godfrey Maate argued that they had not received any orders to free the King.
17:22
17:22

Mumbere Committed to International Crimes Division rwenzori clashes

Prosecution led by Rachael Bikhole told Jinja Chief Magistrate John Francis Kaggwa, that the state had adduced enough evidence to pin the suspects. They face 41 counts of treason, terrorism, murder, attempted murder, and aggravated robbery.
10:23
10:23

Court to Decide on Mumbere's Bail Hearing rwenzori clashes

On Monday this week, Mumberes bail application failed to take off after prosecution led by Rachael Bikhole, the principal state attorney from the Directorate of Public Prosecution objected to hearing
14:38
14:38

Jinja High Court Sets Date For Mumbere Bail Hearing kasese unrest

In his application, the king pointed out that it is his constitutional right to apply for bail and assures court that he will not interfere with investigations.
13:40
13:40

Mumbere Hearing Adjourned to January 12 kasese killings 1 Top story

Prosecution told court magistrate John Francis Kaggwa that the state is still carrying out more investigations as well as gathering more evidence.
08:11
08:11

Mumbere, Royal Guards Back In Court Today rwenzori clashes 1 Top story

King of the Rwenzururu, Charles Wesley Mumbere, his Premier Johnson Thembo Kitsumbire and 152 Royal guards are expected to re-appear in Court today.
17:18
17:18

Death Toll in Kasese Fighting Rises to 12 rwenzururu clashes 1 Top story

Two police officers are among the 12 people so far confirmed dead following the army raid on Rwenzururu Kingdom offices in Kasese district.
19:07
19:07

Inside the Raided Rwenzori Youth Camp kabarole district 1 1

The set-up of the camp is an indication that the group is organised and was planning to attack either security installations or residents. The size of the camp is equivalent to that of a football pitch. Its surrounded by banana and coffee plantations. There is also a check-point which had been established at the entrance of the camp.
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