118 Parliamentary Election Petitions Cause-listed for Hearing

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In short
The hearing of these election petitions allocated to the respective judges by Principal Judge Yorokamu Bamwine will be between May and June this year.

The Judiciary has cause-listed at least 118 election petitions to be heard in different courts across the country following the February 18 general elections.

According to press release from the Judiciary signed off by the Senior Communications Officer Solomon Muyita, 26 High Court judges have been allocated these elections petitions.

The hearing of these election petitions allocated to the respective judges by Principal Judge Yorokamu Bamwine will be between May and June this year.

Notable among these elections petitions are; Eng. Ibaale Daniel Joseph Vs Abdu Katuntu, Energy minister Irene Muloni Vs Electoral Commission and another, Geoffrey Ekkanya Vs Annet Nyaketcho and another, Stephene Sekigozi Vs Peter Sematimba and Sitenda Sebalu Vs EC.
Below is the complete list of cases and allocated judges.

ALLOCATION OF ELECTION PETITIONS CASES  
 
KAMPALA
 
HON. JUSTICE N.D.A. BATEMA
1.   HCT-00-CV-EP-006-2016
Mutambi Wepukhulu Paul and 5 Others
Vs
The Electoral Commission and 6 Others
2.   HCT-00-CV-EP-006-2016
Mutambi Wepukhulu Paul and 5 Others
Vs
The Electoral Commission and 6 Others
3.   HCT-00-CV-EP-0014-2016
Dr. Bayigga Michael Phillip Lulume
Vs
1. Mutebi David Pennie
2.  Electoral Commission
4. HCT-00-CV-EP-0015-2016
Teddy Nambooze Vs 1. The Electoral Commission
2. Sarah Nakawunde Temu
5. HCT-00-CV-EP-0016-2016
1. Ssebunya Solomon Peter
2. Ssegawa Nasin
Vs
1. Ibrahim Biribawa Kasozi
2. The Electoral Commission
6. HCT-00-CV-EP-0026-2016
Brenda Nabukenya Vs Nakate Lillian Ssegujja &
Anor
HON. JUSTICE KAWEESA ISABIRYE
1. HCT-00-CV-EP-0009-2016
Kakembo Michael
Vs
1. Tumusiime Rosemary Bikaako
2. The Electoral Commission
2. HCT-00-CV-EP-0020-2016
Alfred Muwanga
Vs
1. Ssembatya Edward Ndawula
2. Electoral Commission
3.HCT-00-CV-EP-0023-2016
Alfred Muwanga

 
Vs
1. Ssembatya Edward Ndawula
2. Electoral Commission
4. HCT-00-CV-EP-0005-2016
Hon. Sitenda Sebalu
Vs
1. The Independent Electoral Commission
2. The Returning Officer Wakiso District
HON. JUSTICE VINCENT OKWANGA
1. HCT-00-CV-EP-0004-2016
Hon. Kasule Robert Sebunya
Vs
1. Wakayima Musoke Nsereko
2. Electoral Commission
2. HCT-00-CV-EP-0007-2016
Aisha Kabanda Nalule
Vs
Electoral Commission & 2 Others
3. HCT-00-CV-EP-0012-2016
Lumu Richard
Vs
1. Makumbi Kamya Henry
2. The Electoral Commission
4. HCT-00-CV-EP-00128-2016
Amina Lukanga
Vs
1. Electoral Commission
2. Masaba Richard
HON. LADY JUSTICE LYDIA MUGAMBE
1.   HCT-00-CV-EP-10-2016
Sekigozi Stephen
Vs
1. Sematimba Peter Simon
2. Electoral Commission
3. National Council for Higher Education (NCHE)
SOROTI
HON. JUSTICE DAVID WANGUTUSI
1. HCT- 09-EP-002-2016
Emorut Simon Peter Vs Akurut Violet Adome & Another
2.HCT- 09-EP-004-2016
Iriama Rose Narotna Vs Anyakun Esther Davinia & Another
3.HCT-09-EP-005-2016
Hon. Alice Asianut Alaso  Vs The Electoral Commission &
Another
4. HCT-09-EP-001-2016
Okila James Vs Akurut Violet Adome & Another
HON. JUSTICE VICENT BILLY KAINAMURA
1. HCT-09-EP-003-2016
Opio Joseph Linos Vs Okabe Patrick & 2 Others
 
 
2. HCT-09-EP-006-2016
Apolot Stella Isodo  Vs 1. Hon. Jackline Amongin

 
 
2. Electoral Commission
3. HCT-09-EP-007-2016
Akello Rose Lilly Vs Tubo Christine Nakwang & Another
4. HCT-09-CS-04-2016
Omoding Grace Vs  The Electoral Commission
 
MBALE
HON. LADY JUSTICE PATRICIA BASAZA WASSWA
1. HCT-EP-02-2016
Mashate Magomu Peter Vs The Electoral Commission &
Another
2. HCT-EP-04-2016
Hon. Ekanya Geoffrey Vs  Nyaketcho Annet & Another
3. HCT-EP-05-2016
Achola Catherine Osupelem Vs  Ameede Agnes & Another
4. HCT-MA-61-2016
Achola Catherine Osupelem Vs Ameede Agnes & Another
HON. MRS. LADY JUSTICE MARGARET OGULI-OUMO
1. HCT-EP-03-2016
Nabwire Annet Oundo  Vs  The Electoral Commission
2. HCT-EP-06-2016
Hon. Muloni Irene Margaret Vs The Electoral Commission &
Another
3. HCT-EP-11-2016
Wairagala Godfrey Kamba Vs The Electoral Commission &
Another
4. HCT-EP-28-2016
The Electoral Commission & Another Vs Sam Wamburu
Nambafu
HON. JUSTICE ANDREW BASHAIJA
1. HCT-EP-08-2016
Chemusto Tom  Vs Mangusho Lawrence Cherop
2. HCT-EP-09-2016
Hon. Ssasaga Isaiah Jonny Vs  Woboya Vincent & Another
3. HCT-EP-10-2016
Hon. Mulimba John  Vs Onyango Gideon & 2 Others
4. HCT-HCCS-30-2016
Opolot Jacob Richards Vs  Macho Geoffrey & 3 Others
HON. LADY JUSTICE ALEXANDRA NKONGE
1. HCT-EP-07-2016
Mashate Magomu Peter Vs The Electoral Commission &
Another
2. HCT-EP-12-2016
Chebrot Stephen Chemoiko Vs Soyekwo Kenneth & Another
3. HCT-EP-13-2016
Mutembuli Yusuf  Vs  Nagowmu Moses Musamba & Another
4. HCT-EP-14-2016
Armado Sammy Gilbert & 2 Others Vs Macho Geoffrey & 3
Others
JINJA
 
HON. JUSTICE BENJAMIN KABIITO
1. HCT-03-EP-002-2016
Kabeera Richard Sunday Vs  Gamutambuli Sam & Electoral
Commission
2. HCT-03-EP-005-2016
Kawombe Lameca Vs Kafeero Ssekitoleko & Electoral
Commission
3. HCT-03-EP-007-2016
Hon. George Patrick Kasujja Vs  Fredrick Ngobi Gume &
Electoral Commission

4. HCT-03-EP-013-2016
Nabukeera Hussein Hanifah Vs 1. Kusasira Peace Kanyesigye
Mubiru 2. Electoral Commission
5. HCT-03-EP-12-2016
Lugudde Katwe Elizabeth Vs Returning Officer Buikwe
6. HCT-03-EP-017-2016
Kalazan Charles Vs Musoke Paul and 3 Others
7. HCT-03-EP-017-2016
Kalazan Charles Vs Musoke Paul and 3 Others
HON. JUSTICE GODFREY NAMUNDI
1. HCT-03-EP-004-2016
Kintu Alex Brandon Vs Electoral Commission &
Another
2. HCT-03-EP-10-2016
Muyanga Simon Lutaaya Vs  Kenneth Lubogo &
Electoral Commission
3. HCT-03-EP-014-2016
Hon. Proscovia Salamu Musumba Vs Watongola
Rehema & 3 Ors
4. HCT-03-EP-16-2016
Kirya Grace Wanzala Vs Nelson Lufafa & 2 Others
5. HCT-03-EP-18-2016
Nakato Mary Annet Vs Babirye Veronika Kadogo & Electoral Commission
HON. LADY JUSTICE MARGARET MUTONYI
1. HCT-03-EP-009-2016
Isabirye Iddi Vs  Electoral Commission & Another
2. HCT-03-EP-11-2016
Badogi Ismail Waguma Vs  Electoral Commission & Bwino Fred
Kyakulaga
3. HCT-03-EP-13-2016
Mudiobole Abedi Nasser Vs Mugema Peter & Electoral
Commission
 
 
4. HCT-03-EP-015-2016
Deborah Mwesigwa Mugerwa Vs Alitwala Rebecca Kadaga &
Electoral Commission
5. HCT-03-EP-006-2016
Eng. Ibaale Daniel Joseph Vs Hon. Abdu Katuntu & Electoral
Commission
HON. LADY JUSTICE LYDIA MUGAMBE
1. HCT-03-EP-001-2016
Dhabasadha Asuman  Vs Balaba David & Another
2. HCT-03-EP-003-2016
Mwiru Paul Vs Igeme Nathan Samson Nabeta & Electoral
Commission
3. HCT-03-EP-008-2016
Kubeketerya James Vs Waira Kyewalabye Majegere & Electoral
Commission
 
GULU
 
HON. JUSTICE DAVID MATOVU
1. HCT-02-EP-001-2016
Tolit Simon Akecha Vs 1. OUlanya Jacob L'oreal & Electoral
Commission
 
Hon. Okot John Amos Vs Electoral Commission & Prof. Moris
Ogenga Latigo Wodamida




 
3. HCT-02-EP-003-2016
Kidega Nabison James Vs  Hon. Regan Okumu & Electoral
Commission
4. HCT-02-EP-004-2016
Hon. Aciro Christopher Vs  Hon. Regan Okumu & Electoral
Commission
5. HCT-02-EP-005-2016
Komakech Charles Too-Odera Vs Edward Makmot Alias
Edward Otto & Electoral Commission
 
MBARARA
 
HON. JUSTICE ALBERT RUGADYA ATWOOKI
1.HCT-05- EP-001-2016
Hon. Beatrice Barumba Rusaniya Vs
1. Electoral Commission
2. Kiruhura District Returning Officer
3.  Shell Mwine Kabeije
2. HCT-05-EP-002-2016
Hon. Mujuni Vicent Kyamadidi vs Hon. Charles Ngabirano &
Electoral Commission
3. HCT-05-EP-003-2016
Hon. Micheal Mawanda Vs  Electoral Commission  & Martial
Andrew
4. HCT-05- EP-004-2016