Brig Kayanja Poison Case Adjourned

Accused: Alex Sekitto in court

Pay Tv company Startimes has on Tuesday morning signed a multi-million deal with the Tanzania Football Federation(TFF) to sponsor the country’s second tier league, shop the first division league.

The three year contract is worth Tshs.900M (approx Ushs.1.5 bn) and will see the league rebranded to Startimes First division league.

“The league will henceforth be known as Star Times First Division League and will comprise 24 teams from 16 provinces of mainland where each club will receive Tshs.15 million ( Ushs.25M), ” TFF president Jamal Malinzi said (translated).

The agreement was signed by Star Times CEO, Lanfang Liao and TFF president Jamal Malinzi in a hotel in Dar Es Salaam. The top three teams in the league are promoted into the Vodacom Premier League.
David Martin Aliker, nurse a philanthropist and human rights activist has joined the race for Gulu Mayor in the 2016 elections.

Aliker said he would run on the FDC ticket.

“Friends, visit this site after a long observation and deep reflections, viagra sale I have decided to join this race in bringing in new ideas as new Gulu Mayor, but most importantly competence in the office of the Mayor,” he said in a press statement sent to ChimpReports.

“We envision Gulu to be a leading agribusiness hub of not only Uganda but nearby border countries like South Sudan and DR Congo.”

Aliker, who has played a key role in supporting the vulnerable, expressed hope that Gulu can restore quality leadership in its governance to inspire the post war youths and the lost generation born in Internally Displaced Camps(IDPs).

He said the youth who lack meaningful education and skills but have migrated to centres in the municipality need support to transform their lives.

“It’s this human resource that can spur our town as the nation’s leading commercial city and food basket,” assured Aliker, who graduated with a Master of Arts in Peace and Justice Studies of University of San Diego, California, USA,

Aliker further said once elected, he would deal with the challenges that come with rapid growth in Gulu such as unemployment,  urban poverty, alcoholism, drug abuse,  increasing prostitution and  street children.

“Gulu town needs a leadership that can understand and conceptualize its current urban development challenges. Our idea is to engage government and other international development partners to address these vices by lobbying for interventions for enterprise development,” he assured.

Aliker also vowed to tackle widespread corruption and fix gaps in the education and health systems in Gulu.

The youthful activist won a full scholarship with Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies at San Diego Universit, U.S. where he excelled and expects to create linkages with San Diego City.

He was a student intern at the Institute of Peace and Justice (University of San Diego in 2010 where he researched about peace and conflict concerns in Kenya and developed monitoring and evaluation system to deal with conflict.

Aliker further served as the Education Officer, Invisible Children Uganda in Gulu.

Earlier, having a acquired a degree in Education from Makerere University, Aliker taught at St. Lawrence Citizens’ High School in Kampala where he was the head of Economics Department.
The Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) has filed a case against Tunisian giants Etoile Sportive Du Sahel for failing to pay Tanzanian giants Simba Sports Club a tune of USD 300, cialis 40mg 000 (Approx Ushs.1.05 Bn).

The money is part of the transfer fees the two clubs had agreed prior to Emmanuel Okwi’s move to the Tunisians in January 2013.

However, ampoule the player had only a short five-month stint at the club following ‘poor working relationship’ claiming the club didn’t fulfill most of the contractual obligations.

According to Fifa, Etoile is required to appear in the disciplinary committee for contravening article 64 of the Fifa code of conduct.

On top of that, the Tunisians will have to pay Simba all the money demanded which includes a 2 percent P.A interest as ruled by one of the Fifa disciplinary committee on November 20.

The Ugandan striker was released by the club after Fifa intervention, joining SC Villa before making a grand return to Simba.

He has since joined  Danish side Sonderjyske .
Buganda Road court Magistrate Flavia Nabakooza has adjourned the hearing of the case where 30 year old Alex Ssekitto is accused of poisoning his uncle Brigadier Elly Kayanja.

This came after Sekitto’s lawyer Brian Serunjogi failed to show up despite the fact that prosecution had prepared witnesses to testify against the accused.

Sekitto told court that his lawyer communicated to him before the court session and informed him that he was on other special duties.

The case has been pushed to October 20th when hearing resumes.

On May 9th 2013 Ssekitto Alex Kayanja was charged before Buganda Road Court chief magistrate Olive Kazaarwe with attempted murder.

Prosecution alleges that in January 2013 Alex Kayanja Ssekitto, viagra a lawyer by profession,  and others still at large tried to murder Brig Kayanja.

In February 2013 Brig Elly Kayanja was admitted at Case medical center in Kampala and the experts reported that his blood contained substantial poisonous substances.


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