A UPDF officer charged with the murder of a herdsman has denied the offences.
Maj. Joel Babumba, attached to Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence yesterday told Masaka High Court Judge Justice Eudes Keitirima on aoth that he never killed Moses Kazungu as alleged by the state.
He also told court that he never had a grudge with the victim and therefore, there was no way he could have killed him.
Babumba and his co-accused Alex Baguma alias Muzeeyi are accused of killing Kazungu on July 30,2012 ,who was a herdsman in Nabikakala village, Bukulula Sub -county in Kalungu District over a disputed piece of land measuring about 154 acres.
The judge adjourned the case to May 9 when the accused will be expected to present their witnesses.