By Watchdog reporter

City businessman Desh Kananura has today started to defend himself against murder charges.

Kananura who is already in High Court in Kampala with the four other co accused to deliver their defence against the murder of Badru Kateregga.

Prosecution contends that on September 30, 2012 Desh and his co-accused, while at Panamera Bar in Naguru, killed
Kateregga, a bar attendant, over Shs30,000 the deceased had received as a tip from a customer.

Justice Murangira earlier ordered the suspects to defend themselves, upon considering testimonies from some of the
prosecution witnesses. The first and crucial witness, Emmanuel Taika, 30, testified that on the fateful day while he was working at Panamera bar, he saw Desh drag the deceased Kateregga towards the counter (reception area).

He said as Desh dragged Kateregga, he was also searching his pockets for any money.