Press Release

JLOS Stakeholders Debate on Sentencing Guidelines for Magistrates Courts

15th, December 2017
Stakeholders in the Criminal justice system on December 14, 2017 held a Consensus building workshop on Sentencing Guidelines for Magistrates Courts at Grand Imperial Hotel in Kampala. Read More »

Namibian Judiciary Team on Bench-marking Visit

13th, December 2017
Kampala. The Deputy Chief Justice of Namibia, Hon. Justice Petrus Damaseb, has led a delegation of judicial officers who are in the country on a bench-marking visit. Read More »

UJOA Resolves to Defer Industrial Action

12th, December 2017
Kampala. Judicial Officers under their umbrella body, Uganda Judicial Officers Association (UJOA), resolved to defer industrial action to February 12, 2018. The decision was taken to give Government an opportunity to make a concrete pay raise offer. Read More »

Plea Bargaining Launched at Nakasongola Government Prison

11th, December 2017
Nakasongola. The Principal Judge, Hon. Justice Dr Yorokamu Bamwine, on December 8, 2017 launched Plea Bargaining at Nakasongola Government Prison.  Read More »

CJ in Access to Justice Engagements in The Hague

9th, December 2017
The Hon. the Chief Justice, Hon. Justice Bart M. Katureebe, was in The Hague to attend a series of meetings organized by The Hague Institute for Innovation of Law (HiiL) and the Justice Leadership Group (JLG) on improving access to justice.Read More »

Judicial Officers Tipped on Handling of GBV Cases

9th, December 2017
At least 32 magistrates at the rank of Grade One were trained in the better management of Gender Based Violence (GBV). Read More »

Uganda's Hon. Lady Justice Bossa Elected to ICC Judgeship

6th, December 2017
Kampala. Hon. Lady Justice Solome Balungi Bossa, a Justice of the Court of Appeal, was elected to be a Judge at the International Criminal Court. Read More »

Anti Corruption Court to Engage Users

5th, December 2017
KAMPALA. The Anti-corruption Division of the High Court will on Thursday (December 7, 2017), engage the public and other stakeholders at Court Open Day.  Read More »