Judiciary’s Public Relations Officer Jamson Karemani on Monday indicated that they have trained all stakeholders in Justice Administration such as lawyers and Judicial officers about how they can use the system before it starts on the Judiciary’s New Law Year on February 4th 2022.
In his Oct 5, 2021 circular, the Chief Justice directs Registrars and Magistrates to ensure the authenticity of the court judgements, orders and decrees before they process them for execution in accordance with the relevant laws and practices
The Chairperson for UHRC job fell vacant after the death of the former Chairperson Med Kagwa in November 2019 and since then, the Commission that is supposed to have seven commissioners has not been fully constituted.
Justice Owiny-Dollo says that the design of the Parish Development Model doesn’t take into consideration that Acholi Sub-region underwent 25 years of armed conflict, the longest any region in the country experienced.
“I have the pleasure to inform you that I have appointed you the Chairperson of the Governing Council of the Judicial Training Institute…,” reads the April 19, 2021 appointment letter signed by the Chief Justice in part.
On the issue of Kyagulanyi's witnesses being arrested by the State, the lady Justice dismissed the arguments by the Respondents saying that he should have brought evidence of the list on who was arrested and taken where and by who.
Mabirizi said that having served as a personal lawyer to President Yoweri Museveni, he did not qualify to head a panel that was constituted to hear a presidential election petition filed by Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, challenging the outcome of the January 14, polls.
In a January 29th, 2021 circular, Justice Owiny-Dollo says that due to COVID-19; where possible courts shall designate a separate temporary space in the registry to specifically receive election petitions.
In his petition drafted in form of talking points before the Justices, Ssebaduka wondered how a sensible person would subject presidential aspirants to going to look for signatures of their supporters from two thirds of the country and then afterwards subjected them to virtual elections and campaigns.
According to a statement by Chief Justice Alfonse Owiny- Dollo on Thursday evening, the memorial lecture is aimed at celebrating Kiwanuka's life and achievements and to remind them of his contribution to the advancement of rule of law and nation building in Uganda