Wealthy Herbalist Attacked, Cheats Death

Wealthy Herbalist Attacked, Cheats Death A popular city herbalist survived death on Saturday night after unknown thugs broke into his house in Kasenge-Kikajjo zone, Wakiso district. Sheikh Rashid Lukwago, who deals in herbal solutions for people with sexual problems and other ailments, is living in fear after the said thugs vandalized his house and property, but never took […]

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Thugs break Into Mukono DPC’s Gun Violence Victim

Thugs break Into Mukono  DPC’s Gun Violence Victim Seeta: A group of unidentified thugs on Saturday night broke into the house of Emma Khauka, a Kyambogo University lecturer who was a few days back allegedly shot by Mukono District Police Commander (DPC) SP Boniface Kinyera. Khauka is nursing gunshot wounds he sustained after being allegedly shot in […]

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Three Nabbed In Possession of Ivory worth Billions

Three Nabbed In Possession of Ivory worth Billions Three people believed to be citizens of Liberia and Guinea Bissau were on Sunday arrested after they were found in illegal possession of Ivory worth billions of shillings. According to Uganda Wildlife Authority spokesperson Gessa Simplicious, the suspects were arrested from one of the city suburbs with […]

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Man Arrested For Stealing Hospital Autoclave

Man Arrested For Stealing Hospital Autoclave   By Andrew Cohen Amvesi Police in Arua have arrested a driver attached to Arua regional referral hospital over allegations of stealing an Autoclave machine which has for long, been used for sterilization in maternity ward. Nathan Oluka was on Thursday picked by police flying squad from the hospital […]

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Policeman Kills Wife and Commits Suicide

Policeman Kills Wife and Commits Suicide By Serestino Tusingwire A police officer has killed himself after shooting his wife dead in an incident that took place at Nsambya police barracks earlier today. Godfrey Sabiti, who was attached to the VIP Protection unit, is said to had signed for his gun explaining that he was setting […]

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Kanyamunyus Finally Committed to High Court for Trial

Kanyamunyus Finally Committed to High Court for Trial By Serestino Tusingwire The Director of Public Prosecutions has directed that three people accused of the murder of a social worker Kenneth Akena in November 2016 be committed to the High Court for trial. Matthew Kanyamunyu, his brother Joseph Kanyamunyu and Cynthia Munwangari appeared before Nakawa Grade One […]

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Jamil Mukulu Expected in Jinja Court Today

Jamil Mukulu Expected in Jinja Court Today By Serestino Tusingwire The incarcerated former Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) leader, Jamil Mukulu is expected to appear before Jinja High Court today for hearing of numerous charges against him. Jinja chief magistrate court presided over John Francis Kaggwa on December 29, 2016, adjourned the hearing of a case […]

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Jamil Mukulu to Appear in Court on Monday

Jamil Mukulu to Appear in Court on Monday By Serestino Tusingwire The incarcerated former Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) leader, Jamil Mukulu is expected to appear in court in Jinja tomorrow for hearing of numerous charges against him. Jinja chief magistrate court presided over John Francis Kaggwa on December 29, 2016, adjourned the hearing of a […]

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Tragedy As ‘Revengers’ Torch 33 Homes In Nwoya District

Tragedy As ‘Revengers’ Torch 33 Homes In Nwoya District The merciless revenge attack that happened in Koch, Goma in Nwoya district left at least 33 households burnt to ashes. The revenge was carried out by the Aceng clan on Punok and Amaar clans whom they accused of killing five of their members in a house […]

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Lango Locals Sue Gov’t Over Karamojong Damages

Lango Locals Sue Gov’t Over Karamojong Damages By Milton Emmy Akwam George Mawa, the former Lira Municipality mayoral candidate together with 170 others have dragged government to Court for damages caused by the Karamojong cattle rustlers on their gardens. Mawa and others through their Lawyers Omara Innocent of Omara & Co. Advocates, Makmot Adam Kibwanga […]

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Akol in Hot Soup As Lawyer Moves To Sue Her Over Oil Money

Akol in Hot Soup As Lawyer Moves To Sue Her Over Oil Money By Serestino Tusingwire A top lawyer in Kampala has petitioned High Court seeking orders to sue the Commissioner General of Uganda Revenue Authority (URA), Doris Akol on behalf of those who chewed the Shs6bn as rewards. Isaac Ssemakadde of Legal Brains Trust […]

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Court To Hear Kanyamunyu Bail Application Today

Court To Hear Kanyamunyu Bail Application Today By Serestino Tusingwire Mathew Kanyamunyu, his brother Joseph and his girl friend Cynthia are today expected to appear before Kampala High Court for hearing of their bail application. Kanyamunyu who is the prime suspect in the murder of Keneth Akena, applied for bail in December and he’s hopeful […]

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Maj. Kiggundu Murder; Sheikh Mwanjje, 3 Others Charged, Remanded

Maj. Kiggundu Murder; Sheikh Mwanjje, 3 Others Charged, Remanded By Serestino Tusingwire Suspects in the murder case of Maj. Suleiman Kiggundu led by the Nakasero Mosque leader Sheikh Yahya Mwanje have today appeared before the Buganda road court which charged them with murder. Court presided over by Magistrate Jamson Karemani said these four are charged […]

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Police Bosses Rob Chinese National on Gun Point, Arrested

Police Bosses Rob Chinese National on Gun Point, Arrested By Stuart Yiga Police in Kabalagala, a Kampala City suburb in Makindye Division have arrested a cadet Assistant Superintendent of Police (C/ASP) identified as Kassim Kakembo alongside a Probation Police Constable (PPC) -Andrew Mukisa, over alleged robbery. According to Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokes person, Emilian Kayima, […]

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Jamil Mukulu Not Produced To Court, His Lawyers Left Furious

Jamil Mukulu Not Produced To Court, His Lawyers Left Furious By Serestino Tusingwire State has today defied court orders by failing to produce the former commander of Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) rebel group, Jamilu Mukulu for trial. Mukulu was expected to appear before Jinja high court today morning for trial on numerous charges not limited […]

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Arms, Ammunitions Discovered at Nakasero Tabliq Mosque

Arms, Ammunitions Discovered at Nakasero Tabliq Mosque In a rare operation that was carried out at Nakasero tabliq mosque on Tuesday morning, police discovered some firearms suspected to be used in killing of Muslim clerics. Emilian Kayima, the Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesman revealed that police discovered arms from the scene and seized some computers that […]

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Acquitted Kampala Bombing Suspects Charged Again

Acquitted Kampala Bombing Suspects Charged Again By Serestino Tusingwire Five suspects of the 2010 Kampala bombing who had been acquitted of terrorism charges have been committed to high court on fresh charges. On Tuesday, the Jinja Grade I Chief Magistrate Niwaha Sharon sent the five to the High Court to face charges of abetting terrorism […]

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M7 Tells Judiciary to Treat Murderers with An Iron Hand

M7 Tells Judiciary to Treat Murderers with An Iron Hand By Stuart Yiga President Yoweri Museveni has echoed a warning to those who kill, rape women or defile innocent young girls and think they can walk freely. Museveni who was addressing members of the Uganda Law Society (ULS) during their 60th anniversary at a dinner […]

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Juma Seiko Guard Charged, Remanded

Juma Seiko Guard Charged, Remanded A private body guard to a UPDF Major Juma Seiko has been charged and remanded to Luzira maximum prison on charges of murder and attempted murder. Alex Cherotich, 28, appeared before Buganda Road court chief magistrate Jamson Karemani on Friday who read to him 2 counts of murder and other […]

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Police Hunts Man Threatening Flavia’s Life

Police Hunts Man Threatening Flavia’s Life The Uganda Police Force is hunting down a former TBS radio journalist for threatening the life of top Capital FM and NTV presenter, Flavia Tumusiime. The Red Pepper has learnt that a one Prince Ben Hakim Etesot, a former employee of Teso Broadcasting Services (TBS) is wanted by the […]

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