Ugandan journalist sues UK firm over video on

BBC Monitoring, Apr. 21, 2003

Text of report by Ugandan newspaper The New Vision web site on 21 April

Journalist Bart Kakooza is suing a British Television station, APTN London, seeking to recover payment for a video tape containing footage of the 2000 Kanungu cult church fire.

Kakooza, who is demanding 6,000 dollars, has filed the suit under Media Plus, his news agency.

He alleges he supplied the original tape to APTN in March 2000 after being approached by its News Editor, Dong McNeal.

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