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Kakama killer gets 30 year jail term

The key suspect in the murder of Khan Kakama, the 1 year old child who was kidnapped and killed 2years ago has been sentenced to 30 years in jail. Gordon Tumusiime was sentenced after he pleaded guilty to charges of murder. His co-accused Brian Sajjabi and the maid Molly Nabaasa denied the charges and will …

Kaihura denies grilling Mbabazi

The police chief Lt Gen Kaihura has denied media reports indicating that the police quizzed the prime minister over NRM cash over the weekend. According to today‚Äôs media reports, Ammama Mbabazi was asked by the Criminal Investigations Directorate to record a statement with the police as inquiries into unaccounted for party funds began. However, addressing …

Katongole fights on

Singh Katongole is still fighting to retain the Rubaga North Parliamentary seat and has filed a formal appeal before the Supreme Court. He is asking the Court to extend the time for his appeal and allow his petition against the High court ruling that saw him thrown out of Parliament heard. This follows the decision …

Museveni defends police conduct

President Yoweri Museveni has described as bogus and useless human rights organizations who give biased accounts of the conduct of the police force. Museveni was last night speaking at the launch of celebrations to mark 50 years of independence. He attacked political leaders whom he challenged to act responsibly and to stop confronting police officers. …

Singh Katongole loses seat

Rubaga North MP Singh Katongole has been thrown out of Parliament. Katongole has lost an attempt to appeal against an earlier High Court ruling that declared Moses Kasibante the lawfully elected area MP. The High Court nullified the controversial vote recount that had declared Singh Katongole winner, saying it had been conducted unlawfully. Katongole attempted …