Besigye released, lawyers say he is in poor medical condition

The FDC Party president col Kizza Besigye has been released by court with no charges read to him, due to his poor medical condition. Besigye was arrested earlier today at Wandegeya and produced before court in Kasangati, presided over the Nabweru court magistrate Justine Atukwasa. Security operatives broke the windows of his car and sprayed …

Besigye arrested

The FDC President Dr. Kizza Besigye has been arrested at Wandegeya, a Kampala suburb. Besigye has been taken to an unknown destination in a police vehicle. During a scuffle that ensured during his arrest, two people were injured and were rushed to Mulago hospital. The police had to fire tear gas in the air to …

Besigye case adjourned

The case against FDC Party President Col. Kiiza Besigye has been adjourned to 2.00pm today, due to the absence of his lawyers. The adjournment has been granted by Nabweru grade one magistrate Justine Atukwasa, who is sitting in Nakasongora. Besigye’s lawyers did not travel to Nakasongora saying they had not received formal communication to the …

Besigye granted bail

The FDC Party president Col. Kizza Besigye has been granted bail. He has been granted a non-cash bail of 10million shillings and his sureties asked to sign bonds worth 50 million shillings not cash each. Besigye appeared before Court in Nakasongora with his co-accused who include Aaron Kaija, Jethro Niwagaba and Francis Twijukye. The suspects …

House collapses on mother and children

Residents of Kibuli have woken up to the shocking news of a house which collapsed last night killing a mother and her 2 children. The deaths occurred at Agip zone in Kibuli, a Kampala suburb. The deceased have been identified as Annet Nabwire and her two children Wenger and Mai. The house was reportedly weakened …