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MOTHER DRAGS SON-IN-LAW TO COURT

By UTN Reporter

Gulu - Drama ensued at the Gulu Grade One Magistrate’s Court after a woman sued her son-in-law for allegedly breaking into her house and stealing beans.

27 year old Smart Soft Ogenrwot appeared before Grade One Magistrate Yunus Ndiwala and was charged with theft

Prosecution alleges that on May18th 2017, while at Layik in Bungatira Sub County, Gulu district, the suspect broke into Rita Luwar’s house and stole beans that were in the store worth about Shs 700,000.

Ogenrwot however denied the allegation saying his mother-in-law was framing him.

The case is adjourned to August 4th when the parties return for further hearing.

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COURT CLEARS OPPONENT TO CHALLENGE CHAIRMAN KIBUUKA AMOOTI

By UTN Reporter

Kampala - The Court of Appeal has overturned the Mubende High court decision that dismissed an election petition challenging the victory of the District boss Francis Kibuuka Amooti.

LUKWAGO GRANTED BAIL

26 Opposition Members who have faced charges of disobeying lawful orders issued by the constitutional court last week, not to continue with their defiance campaign, have been granted bail before Makindye Chief Magistrate court .

They include the lord mayor EliasLukwago, 2 pastors David Happy Ngabo

EC SETS DATE FOR ARUU NORTH BY-ELECTION

By UTN Reporter

The Electoral Commission has set 6th April 2017 to conduct a by-election in Aruu North County in Pader District.

KYAMBADDE CALLS FOR STANDARDS AND QUALITY

Kampala - Poor branding and lack of marketing has been presented to be core resultant factors for the poor performance of local products on the general market scene. Uganda is a hot bed of entrepreneurs, but with products that are often not branded, or rather poorly packaged. This notion was presented during the award giving ceremony

KAWEESI WIDOW DELIVERS BABY BOY

Kampala - The widow of the fallen Police boss AIGP Felix Kaweesi has delivered a baby boy a day after her hubby was laid to rest in Lwengo District in Tuesday

CIID INTERROGATES JOURNALISTS

BY KENNEDY MUHIRE

Police CIID in Kibuli is holding four journalists on allegation of publishing false news. Stanely Ndaula of the Investigator and Felix Osike the Weekend editor of the New Vision are being interrogated Police after writing that Police Chief Gen Kale Kayihura had been put under house arrest.

MBABAZI VISITS AMIN’S HOME

MBABAZI VISITS AMIN’S HOME

Koboko - Go Forward Presidential Hopeful John Patrick Amama Mbabazi has paid a historical visit to the home of Former President Idi Amin in Koboko. Mbabazi, who is personal friend to Ramadhan Amin, the son to the former Ugandan dictator promised to return the body of the deceased leader whose reign ran between 1971 – 1979. The Home, situated in a suburb of Koboko Trading Centre looked deserted

CANDIDATES WIND UP CAMPAIGNS

Kampala - Presidential and Parliamentary Campaigns end today after three months of traversing the country.

The time limit given by the Electoral Commission is today at 6pm, two days ahead of the polling day. Most of the major candidates are making their final impact on the ballot box results publically, before embarking on the

INMATES DIE IN POLICE CELLS

BY KENNEDY MUHIIRE

Wakiso - Police in Wakiso is stuck with bodies of three suspects that allegedly died in cells last night. The deceased identified as Kamoga Ismail, Ssenyonjo Fredrick and Musenze Edwin were allegedly brought in cells all on one count.