PICTORIAL: Assessors Ask Court to Acquit Muslim Clerics

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Three court assessors have advised the International Crimes Division of the High Court to acquit the 14 suspects accused of masterminding the murder of several Muslim leaders in the country. The court assessors include Judith Muhaire, Muhammad Ddumba and Robert Sseguya.



 
The suspects include Muhammad Yunus Kamoga, the leader of Tabligh Muslims under Jamatil Salafiya group, Sheikh Siraji Kawooya, Sheikh Murta Mudde Bukenya, Sheikh Fahad Kalungi, Amir Kinene, Hakim Kinene Muswaswa, Katende Yusufu alias Abdallah, Sekayanja Abdulsalam alias Kassim Mulumba, Sematimba Abudulhamid Mubiru, Hamza Kasirye, Twaha Sekitto, Jingo Rashid, Musa Issa Mubiru and Iga George William.




They were charged with the murder of Mustafa Bahiga, the former Kampala District Amir, Hassan Ibrahim Kirya, the former Kibuli Spokesman and Dr. Abdulqadir Muwaya the top Shia leader in Uganda. The trio was gunned down on different occasions and dates in Bwebajja in Wakiso district, Bweyogerere and Mayuge district respectively.

 

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Former Tabliq leader, Muhammad Yunus Kamoga and his co-accused read the Quran in court
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Hundreds of Muslims jammed the International Crimes Division of the High Court to listen to the verdict of the court assessors
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Some of the people who turned up at the International Crimes Division of the High Court as the 14 suspects appeared
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Sheikh Muhammad Yunus Kamoga pays attention in the court
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One of the suspects under trial for the murder of Muslim leaders
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There was heavy security deployment at the court room when the court assessors delivered their verdict
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Security beefed up at High Court today (6)
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Security beefed up at High Court today (1)
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Some of the suspects wave to their relatives and other Muslims outside the courtroom on their way to board the prison bus
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Security beefed up at High Court today (5)
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Some of the 14 suspects appearing in court
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