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MPs hand over petition for house recall

Members of Parliament pushing for the recall of the house ¬†from recess have finally handed in their petition to the office of the speaker in her absence. The petition was handed over to the Principal Private Secretary to the Speaker of Parliament Patrick Ngolobe. Those who handed over the petition include MPs Hamson Obua, Mariam …

Adam Kalungi charged with man slaughter

Suleiman Adam Kalungi, the purported former boyfriend of the late Cerinah Nebanda has been charged and remanded to Luzira prisons. He has appeared before the Makindye Court Chief Magistrate Esther Nambayo and pleaded guilty to charges of manslaughter and unlawful possession of narcotic drugs. The magistrate has sent him to Luzira until tomorrow at 9am …

Kazinda no show at court

The former principal accountant in the Office of the Prime Minister Geoffrey Kazinda has this morning failed to appear before the Anti-Corruption Court. Kazinda was meant to appear before the before the Anti-Corruption court judge David Wangututsi for hearing of the forgery case against him. He however has not been produced, but prison officials led …

Activists arrested over Black Monday campaign released

Anti-corruption activists arrested this morning have been freed. These were picked from Jinja road traffic lights as they circulated fliers to motorists, passengers and pedestrians. Action aid Country director, Arthur Larock says that the two activists were set free after confirmation that the message on the fliers was not inciting. Larock says that the Black …

Police arrest boyfriend to late Nebanda

Police has finally arrested the alleged boyfriend to fallen Butalejja MP, Cerinah Nebanda Adam Suleiman Kalungi is currently in police custody after he was deported by the Kenyan Government. According to the Inspector General of Police Lt General Kale Kayihura, Kalungi was deported from Kenya this morning after found hiding in Mombasa. He fled Uganda …