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Andrew Lwanga (middle) being supported by Robert SSempala (Right) and his uncle (left)

Assaulted journalist’s exhibited video camera still missing as case drags.

Kampala, 4th/ February/2016; Hearing of a Wavah Broadcasting Services (WBS) television journalist, Andrew Lwanga’ assault case has taken a new twist with the emergency of ‘new things’ on the case file which needed court’s attention in chambers. Prosecution led by Jonathan Muwaganya prayed for an adjournment in light of the new discoveries. “We have discovered

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Presidential guards mob up journalist covering scuffle of party members with police

Sembabule, 03rd/February/2016; A Radio Simba journalist, Margaret Kayondo was on February 1st, 2016, mobbed up by four army officers of the Special Forces Command at the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) Presidential Candidate, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni rally. The journalist’s tools of work were confiscated and material deleted. Kayondo was covering a scuffle between NRM supporters and

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City tycoon ‘fails’ to pin journalists in a criminal  defamation case.

Kampala, 27th/January/2016; Hearing of a criminal defamation case in which four journalists Ronald Nahebwa, Benon Tugumisirize, Madina Nalwanga are accused of  defaming city tycoons continued on  27th /January/2016 with one of the  prosecution witnesses Ephraim Ntaganda revealing that he never complained to police about the journalists. Ntaganda who was cross-examined by four lawyers, told court that

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Andrew Lwanga (middle) being supported by Robert SSempala (Right) and his uncle (left)

Assaulted journalist’s exhibited video camera still missing as case drags.

Kampala, 4th/ February/2016; Hearing of a Wavah Broadcasting Services (WBS) television journalist, Andrew Lwanga’ assault case has taken a new twist with the emergency of ‘new things’ on the case file which needed court’s attention in chambers. Prosecution led by Jonathan Muwaganya prayed for an adjournment in light of the new discoveries. “We have discovered

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Journalists covering opposition presidential candidate mobbed up by deputy speakers’ supporters

Gulu, 24th/Dec/2015, Journalists covering the opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) presidential candidate, Dr. Kizza Besigye campaign came under attack on 22nd December 2015 when the Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah’s supporters mobbed them with clubs and stones in Gulu, Northern Uganda. NTV’s Ronald Galiwango and NBS TV’s Anthony Palapande fell victim as they covered a

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Media is Part and Partial of Governance; HRNJ Uganda

This statement was originally published on gmepa.com on 14th December 2015. By Augustus Bigirwenkya The chairperson board of directors Human Rights Network for Journalists (HNRJ) Uganda, Julius Esegu has appealed to the general public to know that media remains part and partial of governance of Uganda as a country and therefore members of the public

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