JLOS Holds National Plea-Bargaining Conference

KAMPALA - The Justice Law and Order Sector led by the Judiciary on July 7th 2015 held the first ever National Plea Bargaining Conference organized in partnership with the University of Pepperdine, California, United States of America. The conference was opened by the Chief Justice of Uganda, the Hon. Bart M. Katurebe and was facilitated by highly experienced Judges, scholars, prosecutors and Defence lawyers from the United States who are…

Austria commits 4m euros in support to JLOS

KAMPALA - The Austrian government through the Austria Development Agency (ADA) has agreed to support the Justice, Law and Order Sector (JLOS) for the next 2 financial years – 2015/16 and 2016/17 to a tune of four (4) million euros. The budget support fund – worth about Ushs 15.5 billion is contained in agreement signed on July 3 2015 between ADA (representing the Austrian Government) and the Government of the…

CJ applauds work of DCCs in maiden visit to Jinja

JINJA - The Chief Justice, Hon. Justice Bart Katurebe has urged institutions involved in the administration of justice and the rule of law to devise stronger partnerships as a way of ensuring effective and well-coordinated service delivery. The CJ made these remarks while addressing members of the Jinja District Chain-link committee (DCC) and other JLOS officials that converged at Bugungu prison, Jinja district on June 10, 2015. District chain-link committees…

We are ready to work – Chief Justice

JINJA – The Justice, Law and Order Sector continues to be dedicated to ensuring effective and efficient administration of justice and the rule of law. The Chief Justice, Hon. Justice Bart Katurebe made this declaration while addressing residents of Jinja during a visit to the district organized by the Justice, Law and Order Sector on June 10 2015. Justice Katurebe who is also the chairperson of the JLOS Leadership committee…