Former Chief Justice Bart Katureebe cautions bail removal

Former Chief Justice Bart Katureebe cautions bail removal

Former Chief Justice Bart Katureebe has cautioned President Museveni over his intentions of scrapping bail for suspected capital offenders.President Museveni has time and again expressed his interest to scrap bail for suspected capital offenders and also revive the death penalty sentence for those found guilty of committing murder.Despite the president’s intentions, members of the judiciary and human rights activists have…

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Bart Magunda Katureebe officially retires as Chief justice

Bart Mugunda Katureebe

News reaching our news desk confirms Justice Bart Magunda Katureebe has today officially retired as Uganda’s chief justice. In addition, he was in office for a period of about 5 years of service. He was appointed as chief justice in March 2015, replacing Benjamin Odoki. According to an appreciation letter to stakeholders on Friday, Bart Katureebe confirmed he is retiring…

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Mugisha Muntu: I don’t expect free and fair elections

Mugisha Muntu: I don't expect free and fair elections

Mugisha Muntu: I don’t expect free and fair elections. The national facilitator of the Alliance for National Transformation (ANT) party Gen Mugisha Muntu believes it’s illusional to accept that the 2021 general decisions will be free and reasonable. As indicated by Gen Muntu, there are many challenging issues like constituent changes that were proposed by the Supreme Court after the…

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