Kyankwazi Member of Parliament in High Court Due to Lack of Academic Papers

Mubende High Court Judge Justice Joseph Mulangira has started hearing a case in which Eng Robert Musisi is challenging the academic qualification used by Ntwetwe County MP Joel Ssebikaali (NRM) in Kyankwanzi District to secure nomination to contest for the same seat in the 2016 general elections.

This application to court; Eng Robert Musisi alleges that Hon Joel Ssebikaali forged his Advance Certificate of Education results of 1995, that he letter used to secure admission at Bugema University for a postgraduate degree.

Ssebikaali was dragged to court jointly with the Electoral commission who illegally nominated him and the plaintiff is seeking for the nullification of the outcomes of the 2016 election challenging the legality of the nomination process.

Eng Robert Musisi a construction Engineer is represented a legal team led by Peter Walubiri Kwesiga, Bamwine, Walubiri & Co Advocates, and Hon Joel Ssebikaali is being represented by Counsel Severino Twinobusingye and John Marry Mugisha.

The presiding Judge Justice Joseph Mulangira has referred the hearing to 9th July 2018 giving way for both parties to meet to reschedule the case proceedings and revise documentation before court. Hon Joel Ssebikaali scored 16,237 votes beating Eng Robert Musisi who had obtained 9,856.

 

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