Murder suspects Kanyamunyu, Cynthia Munwangari given bail

Murder suspects Kanyamunyu, Cynthia Munwangari given bail

High Court in Kampala has today allowed the bail application of Joseph Kanyamunyu, brother to Mathew Kanyamunyu who are facing murder charges over the death of a child rights activist, Kenneth Akena. Kanyamunyu’s lawyers Caleb Alaka and Evans Ochieng filed the bail application last month. Joseph and Mathew Kanyamunyu’s girlfriend Cynthia Munwangari were granted bail […]

KANYAMUNYU CASE: Byanyima finally turns up for Police grilling over alleged Acholi v Bahima comments

KANYAMUNYU CASE: Byanyima finally turns up for Police grilling over alleged Acholi v Bahima comments

Edith Byanyima, a sister to Winnie Byanyima, the wife of former Forum for Democratic Change presidential candidate, Kizza Besigye, has finally appeared at the Special Investigations Directorate at Kireka for questioning. She was called upon to appear at the SID for  interrogation and later make a statement regarding Police investigations into a case of promoting sectarianism and incitement to […]

REVEALED: Kanyamunyu hid blooded Akena murder shirt at girlfriend’s house

REVEALED: Kanyamunyu hid blooded Akena murder shirt at girlfriend’s house

New shocking details have emerged as the Director of Public Prosecutions directed that the Kanyamunyu brothers who are facing murder charges over the shooting of Kenneth Akena be tried in the High Court. Prosecution represented by Annie Ntambi, Doreen Nelima and Racheal Nabwire told grade one magistrate, Noah Sajjabi’s shocked Nakawa Courtroom that on the […]

Police summons Byanyima over Akena Murder

Police summons Byanyima over Akena Murder

Police has summoned Edith Byanyima, the sister to Dr Besigye’s wife Winnie to record a statement at the Special Investigations Division in Kireka on January 23. According to a letter seen by the Ugandan, Byanyima is required to help police in an “ongoing case”. Byanyima will appear before the Ag Deputy Director SID Henry Mugumya. […]

AKENA MURDER: Winnie Byanyima supports alleged killer Kanyamunyu in court

AKENA MURDER: Winnie Byanyima supports alleged killer Kanyamunyu in court

The executive director of Oxfam, Ms Winnie Byanyima and wife to former Presidential Candidate Kizza Besigye Kifeefe has Tuesday attended and stood surety during the bail application hearing of jailed Matthew Kanyamunyu accused of killing Kenneth Watmon Akena, a community development officer at Lugogo in Kampala last year. Kanyamunyu, 39, the executive director of Quantum […]

Kenneth Akena alleged murderer Kanyamunyu further remanded, bail coming

Kenneth Akena alleged murderer Kanyamunyu further remanded, bail coming

Jailed Mathew Kanyamunyu, brother and girlfriend have been sent back on remand at Luzira prison until 17th January 2017, as investigations continue. Nakawa Grade One Magistrate, Noah Ssajjabi, on Tuesday further remanded the accused to Luzira Prisons after state prosecutor, Rachael Nabwire, told court that investigations in the murder case are still on-going. The Kanyamunyus […]

Kanyamunyu brothers, Burundian girlfriend to spend Christmas Day in Luzira

Kanyamunyu brothers, Burundian girlfriend to spend Christmas Day in Luzira

The case in which businessman Matthew Kanyamunyu and his co-accused are facing murder charges, has been adjourned to January 3, 2017. ALSO READ: Andrew Mwenda trying to free suspected killer Kanyamunyu, says TVO The suspects (Mr Kanyamunyu, 39, was jointly charged of killing child rights activist Kenneth Akena with his girlfriend Cynthia Munangwari, and his […]

Akena murder: Kanyamunyus leave Luzira for court session today

Akena murder: Kanyamunyus leave Luzira for court session today

The case in which businessman Matthew Kanyamunyu and his co-accused are facing murder charges, resumes today. ALSO READ: Andrew Mwenda trying to free suspected killer Kanyamunyu, says TVO  Mr Kanyamunyu, 39, was jointly charged with his girlfriend Cynthia Munangwari, and his elder brother Joseph Kanyamunyu, a public relations guru, last month. The suspects are expected […]

Akena murder: Family satisfied

Akena murder: Family satisfied

The family of slain child rights activist Kenneth Akena has revealed that they are content with how the alleged killer Matthew Kanyamunyu and his co-accused are facing murder charges. Speaking outside Nakawa Magistrates Court after the mention of their case on Tuesday morning, Kitgum Municipality MP Beatrice Anywar who was together with the late Akena’s […]