Opendi declared duly elected Woman MP Tororo District

Opendi declared duly elected Woman MP Tororo District

The Court of Appeal has overturned the decision of Mbale High court that had nullified the election of Achieng Sarah Opendi as the Woman MP for Tororo District on grounds that her election had been marred with irregularities including bribery of voters and noncompliance with the electoral laws on the part of...

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Three opposition party presidents run to court over Age limit Bill

Three opposition party presidents run to court over Age limit Bill

Three oppositional  party Presidents Dr. Abed Bwanika of the People’s Development Party (PDP), Asuman Basalirwa of Jeema and Ken Lukyamuzi of the Conservative party run to High court seeking orders stopping parliament from proceeding to discuss the intended amendment of A 102(b) regarding  lifting of  the presidential age limit; without first consulting...

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Local musician sent To Luzira For Offensive Communication Against President Museveni

Local musician sent To Luzira For Offensive Communication Against President Museveni

Buganda Road magistrate’s court yesterday remanded local musician former Kream Production member David Mugema together with Makindye based music producer, Jonathan Muwanguzi (Producer Jonah) to Luzira for offensive communication against President Yoweri Museveni. Prosecution alleges that between 2015 and 2017, Jonathan Muwanguzi, the producer together with the singer (Mugema) composed and recorded...

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Museveni’s spokesperson under fire over ‘wrong tweet’

Museveni’s spokesperson under fire over ‘wrong tweet’

KAMPALA. The senior presidential press secretary, Mr Don Wanyama has become the latest victim of sharp social media criticism. Over a deceptive tweet he posted early this year showing a well-designed road junction with crisscrossing flyovers and told his social media followers that the impressive monument is in Kisoro District in...

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The Land probe extended for more Six Months

The Land probe extended for more Six Months

President Yoweri Museveni has extended the work of Commission of Inquiry into Land Matters for another six months. Lady Justice Catherine Bamugemereire, The chairperson of the commission of inquiry into land matters confirmed the extension stating that they received the instrument from the president a couple of days ago. It...

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7 Police officers charged before court Martial

7 Police officers charged before court Martial

Seven police officers have been charged before the General Court Martial at Makindye with the Kidnap of 2 Rwandese nationals; Joel Mutabazi and Jackson Kaleemera. The seven police officers include; SPC Joel Aguma, SSP Nixon Agasirwe Karuhanga, D/ASP James Magada, D/AIP Benon Atwebembeirwe, D/sgt Abel Tumukunde , SPC Faisal Katende and...

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62 year old sues Kayihura

62 year old sues Kayihura

A 62-year-old LC1 chairperson of Kitambuza village in Kanyanya – Kawempe division dragged the IGP General Kale Kayihura to High court seeking to be compensated for torture and inhumane treatment by members of Boda-boda 2010 who claimed to be working under the IGP’s command. Daniel Mayombwe says that on the fateful day of...

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Kaweesi Murder suspects to be tried before International Crimes Division.

Kaweesi Murder suspects to be tried before International Crimes Division.

The Director of Public Prosecutions Mike Chibita has directed that 8 out of the 20 suspects said to have plotted the murder of former AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi be tried before the International Crimes Division of the High court. The directive has been contained in committal papers read out to Court this morning...

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Sheikh Kamoga applies for bail

Sheikh Kamoga applies for bail

  The Tabliq Amir Sheikh Yunus Kamoga applied to be released on bail before the Court of Appeal pending the hearing and final disposal of his appeal challenging the life time imprisonment term that was handed to him by the International Crimes Division Court. Through his lawyers of Muwema and Company...

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Besigye case against UBC, Judgement set for next year

Besigye case against UBC, Judgement set for next year

Former FDC presidential candidate Retired Col. Dr. Kiiza Besigye has testified against the Uganda Broadcasting Corporation (UBC) for refusing to run his 2011 presidential campaign adverts. Besigye and his witness lawyer Dan Wandera Ogalo have given their testimonies before Justice Margaret Oguli -Oumo and were cross-examined by UBC lawyer Kiryowa Kiwanuka. In the turn of events UBC also called one witness...

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