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JEEMA VISITS BOBI WINE

By UTN Reporter

The leadership of Justice Forum-JEEMA has paid a courtesy call to People Power Icon, also Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu aka Bobi Wine at his home in Magere.

The JEEMA delegation was led by Party President Hon Asuman Basalirwa, accompanied by his predecessor Dr Muhammed Kibirige Mayanja and other party members.

Talking to UTN about the visit, Basalirwa said it was meant to commiserate with him for the passing on of his driver Yasin Kawuma and also to comfort him for what he has been going through since the Arua incidents.

Dr Kibirige Mayanja thanked Kyagulanyi for his endurance and patriotism he has so far exhibited in the struggle to reclaim peoples' power. He promised full support from JEEMA to the end.

Kyagulanyi stressed the need to work together regardless of our political parties, beliefs or ethnicity.

JEEMA party president Asuman Basalirwa also introduced to him the party flag bearer for the newly created Bugweri district Mp, Counsel Babirye Sarah.

He also requested that a welcome party for the people power leader and celebrations for escaping the killing junta be held in Bugiri on the date to be announced soon which Hon Kyagulanyi accepted.

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GOVERNMENT CRACKS WHIP ON PONOGRAPHY

Government has swung into action to combat the rising cases of pornography in the country. This follows cabinet approval of the pornography control committee required to work closely with ethics and integrity ministry, police in curbing down the vices. Section 3 of the anti- pornography Act 2014 provides for the establishment of the committee to take necessary measures to

MUSEVENI LAUNCHES TILES INDUSTRY IN NAKASEKE

By Mukisa Geoffrey

President Museveni has commissioned a ceramics tiles industry in Kapeeka, with a production capacity of 40,000 square meters per day.

KABAKA TIPS YOUTHS ON UNEMPLOYMENT

By: Bagiira Elizabeth

Kabaka of Buganda Ronald Muwenda Mutebi II has argued the youth to start up small business ventures to respond to the high levels of unemployment.

ACHOLI DEMANDS FOR LAND RIGHTS. OUR LAND OUR VOTE:

The people of Acholi have vowed to continue shunning leaders who are deemed insensitive to their land rights, saying as a community, they have suffered a lot of humiliation from such leadership in the past. Justifying the recent voting pattern in the region in which the ruling party lost, the community argues that they cast a protest vote against the rampant violations of the indigenous

COURT ISSUES ARREST WARRANT AGAINST LEGEND STANISLAUS MUGWANYA’S DAUGHTER

By UTN Reporter

Kampala – The land Division of the High Court in Kampala has issued an arrest warrant to a One Josephine Nantaya Kabusu widow to Wilfred Kabusu the heir of Yoana Mulo Mugwanya son to Late Buganda Legend Stanislaus Mugwanya.

The arrest Warrant has been issued for 14th July 2017 by the Registrar Justine Atukwasa following continued failure by Josephine Nantaya Kabusu to disobey court orders that refrained her from selling, dealing in land in question.

Nantaya Kabusu was found guilty of contempt of court together with her sons Robert Ndidde and Musiitwa James.

The trial Magistrate subsequently sentenced Nantaaya to two weeks in Prison for contempt of court while her two sons Robert Ndidde and Musiitwa James were fined 60m and 30m respectively for their continued disobeying of Court order; contempt of Court., “A warrant of arrest is issued to detain the 1st Respondent (Josephine Nantaya Kabuusu) in civil prison for two weeks” reads part of the order issued by Registrar.

the 2nd and 3rd Respondents are directed to pay a fine of Shs. 60.000.000/= ( Sixty Million ) and Shs. 30.000.000/= ( Thirty Million ) in court respectively order further reads.

The widow ( Josephine Nantaya Kabuusu) has also been directed to deposit in court the original grant to the estate of the late Wilfred Kabusu till the matter is disposed.

Lands Registrar Otto Michael Gulumale on 16th April 2015 issued interim order refraining Nantaya together with her sons from selling, dealing in Land in question belonging to Kabusu and Yoana Mulo until disposal of the said land.

However Nantaya and her sons disobeyed the said orders and continued selling the said land in question.

The land in question is comprised on Blocks 333-335 Kyengera Nabingo, block 328/338 Buganga Mawokota, Block 88 Bukerere, block 8 Rubaga Kyadondo, Block 21 Busega and Block 82-83-85 Kasai Kyagwe among others all these estates of Late Stanslaus Mugwanya, Yoana Mulo Mugwanya and Wilfred Mugwanya Kabusu.

Nantaaya Kabuusu was dragged to court by Mulo Mugalasi Michael a brother to the late Kabuusu accusing Kabusu’s widow Nantaya of unlawfully undertaking letters of administration to take charge of both estates that belonged to late Kabusu and also taking over family properties which Kabusu was administering on behalf of the family.

Mulo Mugalasi Michael a brother to the late Kabusu through his lawyers of Ssenkumba and Co Advocates insist that a widow can’t take charge of all properties both belonging to late Kabusu and also that which belonged to their grandfather Stanislaus Mugwanya one of the legends of Sir Apollo Kagwa.

Mulo Mugalasi Michael now wants Kampala High Court Lands Division to make audit of the land in Question and also stream line estate of their Father Yoana Mulo Mugwanya and that of his late brother Wilfred Kabusu Mugwanya.

COURT ALLOWS MAKERERE LAW DONS AS FRIENDS OF COURT WHILE CSOs REJECTED

The Supreme Court has allowed nine Makerere law lecturers to act ‘friends of court’ (amicus curie) by giving their professional expertise in constitutionalism to the court as it adijucates the election petition filed by former presidential candidate

DGF AND UMWA LAUNCH MEDIA GENDER EQUALITY AND SOCIAL JUSTICE

BY NANTEZA RITAH

The Uganda media women’s association {UMWA} has launched a media for gender equality and social justice that focuses at promoting

AMURIAT JOINS FDC PRESIDENTIAL RACE

By UTN Reporter

Najjanankumbi - The race for the FDC party president is gaining moment with more members expressing interest.

ORIENT BANK STARTS ENTREPRENUERSHIP ACADEMY

Orient bank has commenced are financial literacy and entrepreneurship program set to offer grants of up to 30 million Ugandan shillings to existing businesses that have leaved up five year across the country.

The program funded by the bank aims at alleviating