#COVID-19: Administrative and contingency measures by the Judiciary

#Public Notice In line with the directives issued by His Excellency the President of the Republic of Uganda on the 18th March, 2020, on the prevention and mitigation of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) in Uganda, the Chief Justice hereby issues the following circular as guidelines for the operations of all courts in Uganda. These guidelines may be revised from time to time in accordance with the National Policy directives. READ MORE Published:…

#COVID-19: Statement on Suspension of Services by Ministry of Internal Affairs

#Press Statement The Cabinet of the Republic of Uganda at its sitting of 23rd March, 2020 at the State House Entebbe, in line with implementation of the Directives by H.E the President on management of the Corona Virus Pandemic, resolved that all Public Services offered by the Ministry of Internal Affairs that involve direct contact with clients be suspended for the next 30 days effective Tuesday 24th March 2020. READ…

#COVID-19: Statement from Uganda Police on 14-day Curfew

#Press Statement As we enter day 6, of the 14-day dusk to dawn curfew and wider partial lockdown, we would like to start by wishing all Christians in Uganda a happy Palm Sunday. And further inform the public that as we continue to monitor the behavior of the population we have noticed that there are still a few people taking risks by; failing to stay at home, violating the ban…

AG to appeal Constitutional Court ruling on POMA

#Press Statement We would like to inform the public that the police as a law abiding institution, welcomed the ruling by the Constitutional Court of Uganda, that annulled section 8 of the Public Order Management Act, 2013. The section gave discretionary powers to the police, to stop or prevent the holding of a public meeting, where the public meeting is held contrary to the Act. A task team led by…