Court name
High Court of Uganda
Judgment date
31 March 2009

Uganda v Murindwa & Anor (HCT-05-CR-SC-2006/148) [2009] UGHC 136 (31 March 2009);

Cite this case
[2009] UGHC 136

THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA

IN THE HIGH COURT OF UGANDA AT MBARARA

HCT-05-CR-SC-148-2006

UGANDA................................ PROSECUTOR

VS

A1 MURINDWA JAMES)

A2 NYAMWIJA MOLLY )................... ACCUSED

BEFORE: THE HON. MR. JUSTICE LAWRENCE GIDUDU

JUDGMENT

Murindwa James - hereinafter called the accused, is indicted with murder C/Ss. 188 and 189 PCA. He denied the charges.

During the trial, the prosecution called evidence that on 26/4/05 at about 8.00 p.m. when Barigye Fred (PW2) was taking his sick child to a clinic, he met the accused and Byamukama Charles - now deceased. The deceased was his elder brother, he talked to the deceased. The deceased apparently concerned about the condition of