Nebanda case: trial date set

The hearing date for the Nebanda case is set. Court has set 5th March to begin the hearing of the case of manslaughter against Adam Suleiman Kalungi. A key suspect in Nebanda’s death, Kalungi is charged with two counts of Manslaughter and unlawful possession of narcotic drugs. He will however appear before the Makindye Court …

Kananura granted bail, but yet to be free

City businessman Andrew Kananura is granted bail but is not yet free. Kananura who is the prime suspect in the murder of one Badru Katerega has been  released on a Shs 20m cash bail. He is jointly charged with four others who include his brother Raymond Kananura. His sureties who included the Makerere University Chancellor …

Mukula back to jail, hires new lawyers

Jailed former health state minister Mike Mukula has been sent back to Luzira prison after the hearing of his appeal flopped. He had appeared at the Anti-Corruption Division of the High Court for hearing of his appeal but the prosecutor Sydney Asubo asked for an adjournment saying he needed more time to certify records of …

Black Monday activists arrested

The police have swung into action, arresting several Anti -Corruption activists and students of Makerere University. Those arrested include Rtd Bishop Zac Niringiye and Emmanuel Kitamirike of the Uganda Youth Network who are being held at Wandegeya and Makarere Police post respectively. These were taking part in the Black Monday Campaign. Commanded by Samuel Omala, …

NDA to monitor health facilities

Effective February, the Uganda National Drug Authority says it is to begin inspecting all public health facilities. The move is aimed at ensuring that the health facilities meet all required standards of storing and issuing out drugs. The executive director of the Authority Gordon Ssematiko says among the key things they are looking out for …