City businessman and motor rally ace Desh Andrew Kananura has been charged afresh with the murder of his employee Badru Kàterega.
Desh who appeared before High Court Judge Joseph Mulangira on Tuesday was charged alongside his brother Raymond Kananura. However, the two denied the charges.
Prosecution states that on September 31, 2012 at Panamera Bar, Desh, his brother Raymond Kananura and three others; Cyrus Maganda, Samuel Muzolewa and Jacob Onyango clobbered to death Kateregga, a bar attendant, over Shs30, 000 the deceased had received as a tip from a customer.
On January 19, 2013 Desh who had left the country after Kateregga’s death, was arrested at Entebbe Airport on his return from the UK. Three days later, he was charged and remanded to Luzira Prison for murder. In February, 2013 the High Court released him (Desh) on a Shs20million bail.