Jinja district RDC Mr Erick Sakwa, who faces charges of manslaughter theft among others, has been granted bail.
Jinja high court chief Magistrate, Ms Chemeri Jessica ordered him to pay a non cash bail of Shs5 million, as one of the bail conditions. The RDC was also prohibited from discussing the case in court before the media!
His four sureties were each ordered to execute a non-cash bond of Shs10million.
The sureties include Butembe Mp , Mr Nelson Lufafa, Kagoma MP, Mr Waliomu Moses, Mayor Jinja municipality Mr. Magidu Batambuze and Jinja L C V Mr Titus Kisambira.
Court was conducted under ZOOM Conferencing Technology between Jinja Court and Kirinya Prison.
Court fixed May 13 as the date for the hearing of his case.