Press Release

Court of Appeal to Hear Appeal Case Against Ruparelia

21st, July 2017
Kampala. The Court of Appeal is set to hear the case against businessman Sudhir Ruparelia for failure to pay Shs 40m. Read More »

Criminal Session Kicks Off at Kabale High Court

21st, July 2017
Kabale. The Kabale High Court kicked off a criminal session of 40 cases. His Worship Samuel Emokor, the Deputy Registrar in charge of Kabale High Court said the criminal session is going to be handled by the Resident Judge Kabale, Hon. Justice Kazibwe Moses Kawumi. Read More »

Court vacation is not Leave for Judicial Officers

21st, July 2017
KAMPALA: The Judiciary noted with concern an Editorial in the Wednesday 19 July 2017 issue of Daily Monitor newspaper, page 16 titled: "Judiciary should abolish vacation for its officers". Read More »

PJ Cautions Judicial Officers on Incomplete Cases

19th, July 2017
The Principal Judge, Hon. Justice Dr. Yorokamu Bamwine has appealed to judicial officers not to leave their stations with the baggage of undelivered judgments. Read More »

Three Assessors for Kabafunzaki Case

19th, July 2017
Kampala.The Anti-Corruption Division of the High Court has appointed three court assessors for the case involving suspended state minister for labour, employment and industrial relations, Mr. Herbert Kabafunzaki. Read More »

"Access To Justice" Project Launched in Uganda to Mark International Criminal Justice Day

17th, July 2017
Kampala: The Registrar of the International Criminal Court ("ICC" or "Court"), Mr Herman von Hebel, and H.E. Ambassador of Denmark to Uganda, Mr Mogens Pedersen, launched an "Access to Justice" project in Kampala, Uganda.  Read More »

Judiciary for Continuous Court Sessions

17th, July 2017
Kampala. The Judiciary has set aside over Shs1bn for clearing close to 1,000 capital offences this Financial Year.  As at May 1, there were 1,512 prisoners from Luzira, Kigo and Nakasongola prisons had been committed to the High Court for trial. Read More »

Judiciary's Blueprint for the New Financial Year

14th, July 2017
Kampala. Early this week, government released a total of Shs 5.5 trillion shillings to various ministries, departments and agencies for the first quarter of the financial year. Read More »