NUP sues Government, Uganda Police, UPDF and Uganda Prisons

By Sania Babirye The 49 National Unity platform party members who were charged remanded to both Kitalya and Kigo government prisons by the general court...

New documentation manual to aid reporting of political violence cases

By Alice Lubwama The African center for treatment and rehabilitation of torture victims has launched a documentation tool that will guide victims of torture to...
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Nicholas Opiyo’s case adjourned

By Sania Babirye The Anti-corruption High court has adjourned to the 28th of this month mention of the case in which Human rights lawyer Nicholas...
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Court dismisses Lukwago’s petition

By Sania Babirye Kampala high court Judge Musa Sekana has dismissed an application filed by Kampala Lord mayor Erias Lukwago which was challenging the ECs...
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Amuriat released on bail

By Sania Babirye Forum for Democratic change presidential candidate Eng. Patrick Oboi Amuriat has been arraigned at Mpigi magistrate court and charged with accepting to...
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Museveni’s private secretary granted bail

By Sania Babirye Caroline Kembabazi the Assistant Private Secretary to President Yoweri Museveni has been released on bail by Buganda road court. Chief magistrate Miriam...
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Journalists, editors’ guild ask EC to revoke new rule

By Alice Lubwama With just five days left to the presidential and parliamentary elections, the Uganda human rights network for journalists together with the editors...
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Lukwago’s petition on EC campaign ban flops

By Sania Babirye Ruling on an application filed by Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago on the Electoral Commission’s decision to ban campaigning in the alleged...
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IGP Ochola warns against violence before and after elections

By Robert Segawa The Inspector General of Police Okoth Martin Ochola has revealed that even though there is no specific threat to the country,they have...

Church locked for keeping mentally ill people

By Robert Segawa Police in Kajjansi has stormed Glory Sinai Ministries church located in Seguku zone V in Ndejje Urban Division Wakiso District after they...

Judge excuses young man from serving 10 years in jail

By Babirye Sania Kampala High court judge Anthony Ayuko Ajok has rejected a 10 year jail term that had been given to a youth by...
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Inflation at 3.6% as Uganda heads into elections

By Edwin Muhumuza Uganda’s inflation has been recorded at 3.6 percent at the end of 2020 compared to the 3.7 percent registered for the year...
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Nabbi Omukazi further remanded

By Sania Babirye Ugandan fading Gospel singer Nabbi Omukazi real name Maggie Kayima has further been remanded to Kigo government prison after court failing to...
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Wife sent to jail for 13 years for burning husband

By Sania Babirye A wife who murdered her husband by setting their house on fire while he slept drunk has been jailed 13 years and...
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Tony Elumelu Foundation calls for African entrepreneurship applications

By Edwin Muhumuza The Tony Elumelu Foundation(TEF),Africa’s leading philanthropy dedicated to empowering African entrepreneurs, opened applications on its TEFConnect digital platform.(www.tefconnect.com) on January 1,2021. According...
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The church to lead prayers for peace

By Robert Segawa The orthodox church of Uganda, Namungoona is leading prayers for peace as the country nears the general elections next week. Last week...
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Mao warns against riots

By Phiona Namutebi Democratic Party presidential candidate Norbert Mao has urged his fellow candidates to advice their voters not to riot on the day of...
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Security guard sent to jail for attempted murder

By Sania Babirye A private security guard who allegedly stabbed his friend has been charged with attempted murder. The suspect identified as 31 year old...
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Police finds dead body in a church

By Robert Segawa Police in Nansana are investigating the circumstances under which 38 year old woman found dead in Prayer pays center Nansana Yesu Amala...
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Relatives of arrested NUP members gather at Masaka court, demand for their loved ones’ freedom

By Sania Babirye Relatives of Over 90 National Unity platform party supporters have camped at the gates of Masaka court in hope of having their...
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Sudhir calls upon Ugandans to follow SOPs in the new year

By Deo Wasswa One of Uganda’s biggest employers and proprietor of Ruparelia group has confessed that 2020 has been a challenging year for the group...
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Nicholas Opiyo granted bail

By Sania Babirye Anti-corruption High court judge Jane Kajuga has granted bail to Human rights lawyer Nicholas Opiyo after spending after spending seven days including...
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ULS accuses security agencies of violation of human rights

By Sania Babirye The Uganda Law Society has called upon the security agencies including the Ugandan police, the army and other sister agencies to follow...
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South Sudan national remanded

By Sania Babirye Two South Sudan Nationals have been charged and remanded to Kitalya government prison on charges of unlawful possession of 13 kilograms of...
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Tumukunde asks Ugandans not to be intimidated

By Sania Babirye Independent presidential candidate Lt.Gen. Henry Tumukunde has called upon Ugandans to not be intimidated by security operatives in their struggle for the...
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Father Kiibi lashes at security agencies

By Sania Babirye Father Kiibi Deogratious has attacked the security agencies in the country for using guns in their possession to recklessly kill and torture...
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Nicholas Opiyo further remanded to Kitalya

By Sania Babirye The anti corruption court has further remanded renown Human rights lawyer and Chapter 4 Uganda Executive Director Nicholas Opiyo after failing to...
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Lukwago petitions court over ban on campaigns in Kampala

By Sania Babirye Kampala Lord Mayor Elias Lukwago has petitioned the High court seeking orders to overturn the Electoral commission decision to suspend campaign meetings...
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Tumukunde lashes out at Government

By Sania Babirye Independent presidential candidate Lt.Gen.Tumukunde has lashed out at the state for what he called wasting his time by failing to withdraw case...
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Human rights Initiative urges government to provide lawyers for offenders

By Deo Wasswa Human rights defenders have asked parliament to enact a law which compels the government to provide a state paid lawyer to all...
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Muhoozi Kainerugaba named new SFC boss

By Robert Segawa The commander in Chief who is also president, Gen Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has made changes in the top security organs. The development...
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Government to invest Sh.40bn in the Greater Masaka fruit factory through NAADS and UDC

By Gloria Nakiyimba Government through National Agriculture Advisory Services and UDC is in the process of establishing a fruit processing facility in Greater Masaka sub...