A 28 year old Ugandan pastor Joseph Collins Twahirwa who is accused of raping a 36 year old Lativian tourist has been further remanded to Luzira prison as investigations continue.
Joseph Collins Twahirwa commonly known as Daddy Collins is the Arch pastor at Epikaizo Ministries International in Bugoloobi has been sent back to prison by Nakawa Magistrate Court until 16th February 2023.
Court heard that on 12th/Dec 2022 at his residence in Munyonyo Zone in Kampala District , Daddy Collins who juggles being a sherpered and a lawyer had sexual intercourse with Anda without her consent.
In her statement recorded at CID , Anda revealed that she was invited to Uganda by Daddy Collins after connecting with him on Tik-tok; a social media platform.
That on the 11th/December / 2022 sh...
American couple further remanded to Luzira for child trafficking.
An American couple accused of Trafficking and torturing their ten year old adopted son has been further remanded to Luzira prison, as police carries on more investigations.
Mackeinze Leing Spencer and her husband Nicholas Spencer residents of Naguru Hill in Nakawa division in Kampala have spent 2 months in jail, for allegedly administering harsh punishments to the minor .
The couple is charged with torture and aggrevated child trafficking charges which are triable by only the Highcourt’s International Crimes Division court .
Today as the duo returned to Buganda Road Court to check on the stage of police Investigations.
The chief state prosecutor Joan Keko informed court that police and state are within their mandat...
Last week, the Uganda National Examinations Board released PLE results for the year 2022 where 832,654 sat for the exams. Whereas the population is excited about the performance of their children, there is a latent issue that we all seem to have swept under the carpet which in my view needs urgent attention.
According to Uganda Bureau of Statistics (2021), the enrolment in primary one in the year 2016, stood at 1,888,847 pupils. It is this class that is expected to have sat PLE last year 2022 and that implies that over one million pupils who joined Primary One didn’t seat for PLE last year.
In 2015, 1,842,006 joined Primary one and by the time they reached Primary Seven in 2021, only 749,761 pupils sat for PLE exams meaning that still over a million pupils who had joined Primary one in 201...