Press Release

Judge Adonyo Meets Commercial Court staff

14th, January 2020
The new Head of Commercial Court, Hon. Justice Dr Henry Peter Adonyo, on January 10, 2020 held an all staff meeting at the Court premises to appraise staff on how business will be conducted at the court. Read More »

President Museveni Calls for Discussion with Judiciary as New Justices are Sworn In

14th, January 2020
Ugandan President, HE Yoweri Museveni, wants to have a candid and long discussion with all Judges this month. Read More »

Parliament Consults Criminal Division Judges on Human Sacrifice Bill

13th, January 2020
Parliament on Friday (January 10, 2020) held a consultative meeting with of the Criminal Division at Golf Course Hotel in Kampala. Read More »

Corruption Inquiry: Seven Court Staff Sent For Disciplinary Action

9th, January 2020
KAMPALA: The Judiciary Top Management directed disciplinary action against two Magistrates and five support staff following the recent investigations by the Judiciary Anti-Corruption Taskforce. Read More »

Justice Nambayo Hands Over CR Office to Ag. Chief Registrar

19th, December 2019
Hon. Lady Justice Esta Nambayo formally handed over the office of Chief Registrar to Ag. Chief Registrar, HW Tom Chemutai. Read More »

Stakeholders Call for Continued Sensitization on Plea Bargaining

18th, December 2019
Representatives of different Justice, Law and Order Sector institutions called for the need for mass sensitization on Plea Bargaining, a quick access to justice initiative where accused persons plead guilty in exchange for a lenient sentence. Read More »

Principal Judge Deploys New Judges, Transfers 21 others

12th, December 2019
KAMPALA: The outgoing Principal Judge, Hon. Justice Dr. Yorokamu Bamwine, deployed the 12 newly appointed judges to different stations. The administrative head of the High Court also transferred 21 other judges.  Read More »

President Museveni Swears in 15 New Judges

11th, December 2019
Entebbe (December 10, 2019): President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni swore in the 15 newly appointed Judges - three for the Court of Appeal/Constitutional Court and 12 for the High Court. Read More »