In Re: Rhona Kibuka Musoke, (A Person Of Unsound Mind) & In Re: An Application For The Administration Of Her Estate By Norah Lwanga & 2 Ors (HCT-00-FD-MC-0001-2009) [2009] UGHC 20 (28 May 2009);


Search Summary: 

In this application, the applicants sought for a court order to administer the estate of Rhona Musoke a person of unsound mind.


The applicants adduced evidence to the effect that they were relatives to Rhona, and also adduced medical evidence supporting the fact that she was of unsound mind.

Headnote and Holding: 

The court found that the applicants were relatives to Rhona, and they all qualified as managers of the estate of Rhona.


Accordingly, the application was granted, with orders that the applicants do not except with special permission of court mortgage, charge, transfer, or gift, exchange, surrender, or lease any immovable property contrary to the Trustees Act.

The applicants were also required to file within six months an inventory of Rhona’s property.


The court therefore, appointed the applicants managers of Rhona’s estate.


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