Press Release

US Embassy, Family Division Discuss Inter-Country Adoptions

10th, May 2021
On Monday (May 10, 2021), the Head of the Family Division of the High Court, Hon. Justice David Matovu, held a meeting with officials from the US Embassy in Kampala to follow up on the fate of inter-country adoptions at the Division. Read More »

PS Bigirimana Vows to Deal with ECCMIS Detractors

7th, May 2021
The Permanent Secretary/Secretary to Judiciary, Mr Pius Bigirimana, has vowed to cause the arrest of any individual who tries to fail the upcoming Electronic Court Case Management Information System (ECCMIS).  Read More »

Magistrates Tipped On Human Rights-Based Approach

6th, May 2021
With support from JLOS, the Judicial Training Institute held a one-day workshop for Judicial Officers on strengthening the Human Rights-Based Approach (HRBA) in the administration of Justice. Read More »

DCJ Engages Luwero, Nakasongola Judicial Officers On Case Backlog

5th, May 2021
The Deputy Chief Justice, Hon. Justice Richard Buteera, and Chairperson of the Case Backlog Monitoring Committee was on Wednesday (May 8,2021) in Luwero, where he held a meeting with Judicial Officers under Luwero and Nakasongola Chief Magisterial areas. Read More »

EAC Political Confederation Experts Meets Judiciary

3rd, May 2021
Drafting experts of the East Africa Community Political Confederation Constitution were at the Judiciary headquarters in Kampala (Monday May 3, 2021) for a consultation process. They met Judiciary's Top Management headed by the Deputy Chief Justice, Hon. Justice Richard Buteera.  Read More »

Justice Egonda-Ntende Flags Off Months-Long ECCMIS User Training

3rd, May 2021
Court of Appeal's Hon. Justice Frederick Egonda-Ntende, flagged off an exercise to mark the beginning of user training in the new Electronic Court Case Management Information System (ECCMIS). Hon. Justice Egonda chairs the Judiciary ECCMIS Steering Committee. Read More »

Law Reform Committee Makes Proposals On Bail Process

30th, April 2021
Judiciary's Law Reform Committee, one of the key interventions in implementing recommendations of the 2017 Case Backlog Reduction Report, met to discuss the proposed presentation of the Reviewed Bail Guidelines. Read More »

CR Urges New Advocates Urged to Serve with Integrity

30th, April 2021
The Chief Registrar, HW Sarah Langa Siu, has called upon the young lawyers to set out to be good brand ambassadors for the legal profession.  Read More »