Latest news on the move this evening indicate that perennial litigant and city lawyer Male Mabirizi Kiwanuka has been sent to Kitalya for 18 months over contempt of court.
It should be noted that 5 days ago in a notice signed by Justice Musa Sekaana of the high court in Kampala summoned Mabirizi to explain why he shouldn’t be sent to prison.
Mabirizi troubles raise from a January 27th 2022 ruling where the same justice Musa Sekaana ordered Mabirizi to pay a fine of shs300 for contempt of court following his posts on his social media platforms attacking the Civil Divisions Jusge Philip Odoki.
This is a developing story which we are still updating
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