PHOTOS: Nsenga Widow Committed To High Court


stomach geneva; font-size: small;”>Nabaggala said a murder charge had been sanctioned by the Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) against Uwera.

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physician geneva; font-size: small;”>She added that according to the charge file, Uwera of 36 years of age had been married to Juvenal Nsenga.

Uwera (C) at court on Tuesday morning

“The couple was living at its marital home in Bugolobi, a Kampala suburb – however by the time of Nsenga’s death, their marriage had soured’ said the Magistrate.

Uwera being led by prison warders to Nakawa Magistrate’s Court

Nabaggala read that efforts by the in-laws and other relatives to reconcile the feuding couple did not bear fruit.

“And on that fateful day, as she returned back home, he opened the gate for her but she instead just accelerated, knocking him down,” the charge sheet read in part.

Uwera at the court

Inspite having spent over eight months in detention, Uwera was all smiles as the magistrate read her the charge.

Court also heard that it was because of the injuries inflicted on him during the accident that led to his death.

Uwera denies killing her husband intentionally

Meanwhile, a few minutes after committal, Uwera appeared in the Nakawa High Court before Justice Wilson Masalu Musene set 7 October as the date to start hearing the case.


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