Witness Testimony

Uganda v Kalawudio Wamala - Criminal Session Case No. 442 of 1996 (Criminal Session Case No. 442 of 1996) [1998] UGHC 5 (6 November 1998);


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The accused is indicted with the offense of rape. The accused denied the charge and the prosecution had to prove its case beyond reasonable doubt.

The court considered whether there had been sexual intercourse with a man without consent and whether the man wa the one in court.

Headnote and Holding: 

The court held that while the other ingredients were fully agreed, the accused was not properly placed at the scene of the crime. He was not identified by either the victim or the witness and that weakened her case.


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