ULS petitions parliament over inhumane handling of witnesses

The Uganda Law Society petitions the speaker of parliament Rebecca Kadaga showing discontent over the manner in which witnesses and lawyers summoned before parliamentary committees are treated saying it undesirable and debased.

Takuba ordered to pay 8m before being released

Buganda Road Court orders former Kawempe division LC 3 Chairperson Nasser Takuba Kibirige to first pay 8 million shillings cash bail and deposit his passport with court before leaving Luzira prison where he has spent two weeks.

DPP asked to appeal one year sentence for woman who inserted razorblades in baby’s private parts

Child rights activists ask the DPP to appeal the one year jail sentence handed to Stella Namuwonge the woman who was found guilty of interesting razor blades in the private parts of a three weeks old baby girl.

Negotiations btn Kenya airways workers & employers shift to Nairobi

Negotiations between Kenya Airways workers based in Kampala and the Airways management over salary increment has now shifted to Nairobi to ensure that the top management commits to the workers demands.

Govt seeks to extend AGOA

Government seeks to have the extension of the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) which is due to expire next year.