By Our reporter
Court sitting in Kagango Sheema yesterday granted bail to Prof Elijah Mushemeza the Sheema south MP Elect on charges of assault and trespass on one Nice a business lady in Kitagata sheema
Prosecutions mentioned that Elijah Mushemeza and his driver attacked the complainant above and caused harm on her while she survived injuries on her body.
Shortly from the dock Mushemeza was also charged of a fresh criminal offence of assaulting another lady but fortunately the lady pleaded to sort issues outside court.
Mushemeza’s lawyer Kamukama David applied for bail after telling court that the accused is a victim of an identified disease and presented a medical document signed by Dr. Bonny from Kitagata hospital.
Prosecution highlighted rejects of the bail tabling complaints from the complainant that the accused has been threatening the complainant and witnesses and called for strong conditions surrounding the granted bail.
However her worship granted a 10 million non-cash bail on the accused and each surety after pleadings from lawyer Kamukama that the accused is being strained by election and COVID financial hiccups.
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