After arresting tycoon Abid Alam, M7 extends Bamugemereire arrangement

After arresting tycoon Abid Alam, M7 extends Bamugemereire arrangement

Justice Catherine Bamugemereire’s crusade against those accused of grabbing land and fuelling conflicts has not spared high profile figures with clout and leverage. Now, President Yoweri Museveni has granted her Commission of Inquiry into Land Matters six more months. It had been given six months which expired on November 9. A statement by the Commissions […]

Ankole Land Grabbers Are Too Intimidating, claims Justice Bamugemereire

Ankole Land Grabbers Are Too Intimidating, claims Justice Bamugemereire

The head of the Commission of Inquiry into land matters, Justice Catherine Bamugemereire has noted with concern that the Commission has never seen the kind of intimidation and threats to witnesses as is the case in the Region of Ankole. The Commission on Wednesday morning started late because they had received information that the witnesses […]

Museveni appoints Bamugemereire to head the Land probe

Museveni appoints Bamugemereire to head the Land probe

President Museveni has constituted a commission of inquiry into the effectiveness of the law and processes of land acquisition, land administration, land management and land registration in Uganda The head of state has therefore, in exercising the powers conferred upon him under the Commissions of inquiry Act (CAP 166) chosen Lady Justice Bamugemereire to head […]