Press Release

Court Kicks Out MP Kantinti, Orders Fresh Elections

26th, April 2017
Kampala. On April 26, 2017, the Court of Appeal threw out Kyadondo MP, Hon. Apollo Katinti out of Parliament following the petition that was filed by the NRM candidate Sitenda Sebalu who was the former area MP. Read More »

Buganda Road Court Further Remands Dr. Nyanzi

25th, April 2017
Kampala. Buganda Road Court on April 25, 2017 further remanded Makerere University research fellow Dr Stella Nyanzi to Luzira prison pending an application in which Nyanzi is seeking revision of the proceedings against her at Buganda Road Court. Read More »

JLOS Holds Validation Meet for Case Backlog Reduction Report

24th, April 2017
Kampala. Friday April 21, 2017 was a special day on the Judiciary Calendar. It was validation meeting day for judges and other key JLOS actors to consider the case backlog committee report that was handed over to the CJ on the 29th March 2017. Read More »

Buganda Road Court Holds Court Open Day

13th, April 2017
Kampala. Buganda Road Chief Magistrates Court on April 12, 2017 held a Court Open Day which was presided over by the Chief Justice, Hon. Justice Bart M. Katureebe to interact with public and explain its services. The event organized by the Judiciary to enables stakeholders in the Justice Law and Order Sector to get feedback from public to improve administration of justice. Read More »

Hon. Lady Justice Bamugemereire Scoops Anti-Corruption Award

10th, April 2017
Court of Appeal's Hon. Lady Justice Catherine N. Bamugemereire is among the six international recipients of distinguished awards for their noteworthy accomplishments from a US university. Read More »

Chief Justice Unveils Foundation Stone for Mitooma Justice Centres

4th, April 2017
Mitooma. The Chief Justice, Hon. Justice Bart M. Katureebe on April 3, 2017 presided over the ground breaking ceremony for the Mitooma Justice Centre which when completed will serve as a one stop Centre for all justice law and order services. Read More »

CJ Signs New Anti-Corruption Declaration

3rd, April 2017
The Hon. the Chief Justice, Hon.Justice Bart Katureebe, today signed an International Bar Association Compact Against Eradicating Judicial Corruption - a declaration unifying the Bar & Bench in the fight against corruption.. Read More »

Backlog Committee Releases Report

27th, March 2017
Kampala: According to a report by Case Backlog Reduction Committee (CBRC), there are more than 155,400 cases pending at all levels of courts as of January 31, 2017. Of these, 7,837 have been in the system for at least two years. Read More »