Press Release

ICD Hold Mukulu Case Outreach Programme in Jinja

5th, August 2020
The International Crimes Division (ICD) is conducting a weeklong outreach program in relation to the Jamil Mukulu case in Jinja and Mbale where they are engaging different stakeholders. The Courtís first stopover was in Jinja, where it engaged the district leadership and representatives of criminal justice institutions. Read More »

Court of Appeal to Clear 40 Criminal Cases in Scientific Session in Mbale

3rd, August 2020
The Ag. Chief Justice, Hon. Justice Alfonse Chigamoy Owiny-Dollo opened the second Court of Appeal scientific session at Mbale High Court on (August 3, 2020), in which 40 criminal appeals will be disposed of. Read More »

PJ Inspects Matugga, Kakiri, Wakiso Courts

3rd, August 2020
"Ordinarily, these inspections are not a fault finding missions but mainly to understand the challenges you face while providing justice to the people," said the Principal Judge, Hon. Justice Dr Flavian Zeija, on Monday (August 3, 2020) as he inspected three more Courts. Read More »

JTI Discusses Research Workplan, Training Needs Assessment

28th, July 2020
The Research Committee of the Judicial Training Institute (JTI) Governing Council held a meeting to discuss the Research Work Plan and Budget for the Training Needs Assessment.  Read More »

President Launches PS Bigirimana Books

24th, July 2020
President Yoweri Museveni on Friday (July 24,2020) launched two books: "Abundance Mentality" and the second one being the "Corona Lockdown Chronicles" authored by the Permanent Secretary/Secretary to the Judiciary, Mr. Pius Bigirimana. The two books are a commendable read. Read More »

SCP Rolled Out at Rubirizi, Buhweju, Kalisizo Courts

22nd, July 2020
There are 93 Courts where Small Claims Procedure has been extended to, with Rubirizi, Buhweju and Kalisizo being the newest courts to embrace the initiative. Read More »

EVOLVE to Reorganize Supreme Court Registry

22nd, July 2020
Efforts to rearrange the Supreme Court Registry kicked off following a meeting chaired by the Ag Registrar Supreme Court, HW Lawrence Tweyanze and attended by the Registry staff and volunteers from EVOLVE, a pro-bono Criminal Justice Development Organization. Read More »

PJ visits Land Division

21st, July 2020
The Principal Judge, Dr Flavian Zeija, on Tuesday (July 21, 2020), spent the morning at the Land Division of the High Court in Kampala for an interaction with the Judicial Officers at the Court as well as inspect the facilities there. Read More »