Minister attends 7th World Congress against the Death Penalty

BRUSSELS - Hon. Gen. Kahinda Otafiire Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs from 27th to 28th February 2019 participated in the 7th world congress against the death penalty held in Brussels, Belgium. The Hon. Minister was accompanied by Uganda’s Ambassador the Brussels, H.E Mirjaam Blaak Sow. The conference drew participants from across the globe including ministers and civil society representatives from several African countries notably Guinea, Uganda, Sudan, Burkina Faso…

Hon. Otafiire Participates in Access to Justice Conference in The Hague

The Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs Hon. Kahinda Otafiire on February 7, 2019 participated in a high level ministerial segment at the Access to Justice Conference held in The Hague, Netherlands. The event hosted by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs was aimed at facilitating dialogue and interaction around Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 16.3 that seeks to ensure equal access to justice for all by 2030. Hon. Otafiire attended…

Speech by IGP at Uganda Police Officer's Retreat

First of all, I welcome and thank all of you for working hard in service of the population which has enabled the institution deliver on the mandate of protecting people and their property. Our achievements have been many but the challenges are equally several and the purpose of this message is to jointly forge a uniform path and strategic guidelines to govern our policing activities. The strategic direction of the…

President Museveni Opens 21st Annual Judges Conference

KAMPALA - H.E President Yoweri K. Museveni today opened the 21st edition of the Annual Judges Conference at Kampala Serena Hotel. The President also launched several innovations such as electronic payment of court fees, online legal research solutions and client feedback platforms all aimed at enhancing the performance of the Judiciary and increased access to justice. This year's Judges conference is being held under the theme: "Judicial Ethics and integrity:…