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Former Deputy Chief Justice Laeticia Kikonyogo Dead

Sad news coming in indicates that former Deputy Chief Justice Lady Justice Leticia  Eulalia Mary Mukasa-Kikonyogo has died. Born in 1940, Kikonyogo became the first Ugandan woman magistrate Grade I (1971-1973), the first woman Chief Magistrate (1973-1986), the first woman to be appointed High Court judge (1986) and sat on the

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Kaweesi Murder: Four More Suspects Released on Bail

Four more suspects in the murder of former police Spokesperson AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi have on Thursday morning been released on bail by Nakawa Grade One Magistrate, Noah Sajjabi. The suspects through their lawyers led by Geoffrey Turyamusiima applied for bail on grounds that it was their right, having spent more

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Court Orders Govt to Produce Rearrested Kaweesi Murder Suspects

Government has been directed to produce four suspects that were rearrested after court had granted them bail. The suspects in the murder in March of ex-Uganda Police publicist Andrew Felix Kaweesi were rearrested after being granted bail by Nakawa magistrate’s Court. The four - Ahmed Ssenfuka, Ibrahim Kisa, Abdul Majid Ojegere and

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Frank Gashumba Case Hearing Adjourned

Buganda Road Court’s Magistrate Samuel Kagodo on Monday morning adjourned the case in which Sisimuka Uganda boss and political commentator Frank Gashumba and two others are charged with Forgery, Impersonation and Possession of Drugs, to December 11. Gashumba along with his brother Innocent Kasumba and a one Ismail Kiyingi charges while

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Besigye Re-arrested Shortly after Court Extended His Bail

Uganda's opposition kingpin Dr Kizza Besigye has been arrested minutes after Rukungiri Chief Magistrate’s court extended his bail On Thursday, Besigye, the Former Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) presidential candidate, FDC secretary for Mobilisation Ingrid Turinawe, Rukungiri District councillor Innocent Tashobya, Joseph Akankwasta Bamuhangire and Darius Tweyambe appeared before the magistrate's

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Drama as Released Kaweesi Murder Suspect is Rearrested

Drama engulfed at Nakawa Magistrate’s Court in Kampala on Tuesday when one of the seven released suspects in the murder of former Police Spokesperson AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi was rearrested. Ahmed Senfuka was rearrested plain clothed operatives who forced him into a waiting car and whisked him away. Nakawa Grade I magistrate Noah Sajjabi

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Kaweesi Murder: 7 Suspects Released

7 out of the 22 suspects in the murder of former Ploce Spokesperson AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi have been released on bail, The Tower Post reports. The suspects were released on Tuesday morning at Nakawa Magistrate’s Court in Kampala. Kaweesi, his driver Wambewo and body guard, Kenneth Erau were gunned down by unknown assailants

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Frank Gashumba Charged, Released on Bail

Sisimuka Uganda boss and political commentator Frank Gashumba and his brother Innocent Kasumba have Monday been charged with Forgery, Impersonation and Possession of Drugs. The two were read the charges while appearing at Buganda Road Chief Magistrates Court in Kampala before being released on a Shs 20 million Non-cash bail each. The

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Full Statement: Online Publishers Want Arrested Journalists Ndawula, Brother Released Unconditionally

Uganda’s Online Media Publishers Association (Ompa) wants police to unconditionally release detained reporters and brothers Stanley and Robert Ndawula of The Investigator. The duo was arrested Tuesday night, interrogated and their homes and office searched by Police’s Criminal Investigations and Intelligence Department (CIID). They have been detained at Kira Road Police Station,

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