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Matthew Kanyamunyu Denied Bail Again

High Court in Kampala has this afternoon for third time denied bail to Quantum Express Logistics Executive Director Matthew Kanyamunyu who is accused of murdering Kenneth Akena. His co-accused Cythia Munwangari and Mathew Kanyamunyu were in March this year granted bail. Kanyamunyu through his lawyer, Evans Ochieng applied for bail for the

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Sheikh Kamoga, 3 Others Sentenced to Life Imprisonment

The International Crimes Division of the High Court in Kampala has sentenced Sheikhs Yunus Kamoga, Siraje Kawooya, Muluta Mudde Bukenya & Fahad Kalungi to life imprisonment over terrorism for their involvement in the killing of Sheikh Mustapha Bahiga, Sheikh Abdu Kadhir Muwaya, Sheikh Hassan Kirya and attempting to murder Sheikh Harunah Jemba. The

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Kasirye Gwanga Charged, Released on Bond

Veteran soldier Brig Kasirye Gwanga has finally surrendered to the Police officers who interrogated him for setting on fire a tractor he found on a piece of land belonging to his daughter in Lubowa, Wakiso District. Gwanga had sworn never to be quizzed by police officers, claiming he had burnt down

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Sheikh Kamoga Acquitted of Murder, Guilty of Terrorism; to be Sentenced on Tuesday

High Court in Kampala has acquitted former Tabliq Leader Sheikh Yunus Kamoga of Murder and attempted murder but found the cleric guilty of terrorism. The judgement for Kamoga and 13 others charged with the murder of clerics – Sheikh Mustapha Bahiga, Sheikh Abdu Kadhir Muwaya, Sheikh Hassan Kirya and attempted murder

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FREE AT LAST: Otafiire Rival MP Kahonda Granted Bail

Luweero Chief Magistrate’s Court has Tuesday granted bail to Ruhinda County Member of Parliament Captain (Rtd) Donozio Kahonda. Last week, Jinja High Court judge Eva Luswata granted bail to Kahonda, the man who defeated Justice and Constitutional Affairs minister Kahinda Otafiire, pending the hearing of his appeal challenging his nine-month imprisonment

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Man Remanded to Luzira Prison for Touching Woman’s Breasts

A music trainer has been remanded to Luzira Prison for indecently touching a woman’s breasts and shoulders. City Hall Grade One Magistrate Moses Nabende charged Phillip Akwetereho, 24, a music trainer and a resident of Kamwokya, Kisenyi Zone 2 in Kampalam with indecent and unlawful assault. According to prosecution, on the July

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Activist Remanded Over Attempted Murder of New Vision Journalist

The West Ankole Civil Society Forum Executive officer and popular Bushenyi activist Apollo Lee Kakonge has been remanded to Nyamushekyera Government Prison for reportedly attempting to murder a journalist. According to prosecution, Kakonge, on July 10, 2017 while in Bushenyi district attempted to kill Abraham Muganzi, a New Vision journalist based

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Kabushenga, David Mpanga Deny Discussing Sudhir Woes at Liquid Silk Meeting

A video reportedly showing a meeting between Vision Group CEO Robert Kabushenga and city lawyer David Mpanga at Kampala’s Silk Liquid has raised more dust as the public debates the case between the central bank and tycoon Sudhir Ruparelia. Bank of Uganda (BoU) has dragged Sudhir to the Commercial Court accusing

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Lwamafa, Obey & Kunsa Sent Back to Luzira

Embattled former Public service ministry permanent secretary Jimmy Lwamafa, principal accountant Christopher Obey and commissioner for pensions Stephen Kiwanuka Kunsa have been sent back to Luzira Prisons on remand. The trio was granted bail by Court of Appeal Court of Appeal only last week. They will now be held at Luzira until

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