Prosecutors' Strike Hits Ugandan Courts

The word "adjourned" is being heard often in Ugandan courts countrywide as judges and magistrates defer criminal cases. State prosecutors are on strike over low pay.



The case in which 13 people are accused of murdering former police spokesperson Andrew Felix Kaweesi has been postponed due to the ongoing strike of state prosecutors.

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