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Constitutional Court Dismisses Suit Challenging Museveni's Sole Candidature

02 Jul 2020 · The Constitutional Court Judges have upheld the resolution by the top organ of the National Resistance Movement Party to front President Yoweri Museveni as their sole party candidate for the 2021 elections and beyond.

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Constitutional Court Dismisses Suit Challenging Museveni's Sole Candidature 1 2 Top story

The Constitutional Court Judges have upheld the resolution by the top organ of the National Resistance Movement Party to front President Yoweri Museveni as their sole party candidate for the 2021 elections and beyond.
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MP Zaake Sues Regional Police Commander, Five Others for Torture, Illegal Detention Court 3 1 Top story

In his suit filed before Mityana Chief Magistrate’s court through his lawyers of Kizza and Mugisha Company advocates, Zaake contends that while at his residence in Mityana municipality on April 19th, 2020, the officers arrested him for allegedly undermining the Presidential directive stopping politicians and individuals from distributing relief during the lock down.
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Ugandan Judge Suzan Okalany Shortlisted for ICC Chief Prosecutor Job 1

The committee chaired by Sabine Nölke reports to the President of the Assembly that due to COVID-19, an online interaction was conducted and of the 144 candidates who submitted applications for the job, only 89 candidates submitted supporting documents and now a final four have been shortlisted.
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37 Chinese Nationals Charged For Trading in Uganda Opt for Plea Bargaining Marion Mangeni 1

The Chinese are facing charges of conducting business in Uganda without trading licences and unlawful possession of wildlife.
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Gen. Gutti Bounces Back as Army General Court Martial Chairperson 2

"I hereby require the General Court Martial to convene and exercise its jurisdictions as under sub section 2 of the section 197 of the Uganda People's Defense Forces Act", reads Museveni’ letter in part.
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UPDF Soldier Jailed 35 Years for Killing Lay Reader 1

The soldier, Pte. Abraham Lokwap, 23, attached to the 6th Mountain Brigade Battalion in Hima, was implicated for shooting and killing of Benon Nsimenta, a Lay Reader at Kogore Church of Uganda under the South Rwenzori Diocese on Wednesday last week.
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State Granted More Time to Assess Evidence in Kaweesi Murder Case 4

The Assistant Director of Public Prosecutions Lino Anguzu on Tuesday told the court presided over by Justice Duncan Gaswagga that from the time the suspects were committed for trial about two years ago, a lot of things have not yet been put in place.