Uganda Law Development Centre

Latest stories

12h
AllAfrica.com
Nigeria's Human Rights Activists in Historyand also a major street are named after him in Kano. His house where he lived,
Nigeria's Human Rights Activists in History
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
and also a major street are named after him in Kano. His house where he lived, died and buried has been converted to Centre for Democratic Research and Training under the Bayero University, Kano. Chief Abdul-Ganiyu "Gani" Oyesola... Read more
2d
AllAfrica.com
South Sudan Refugees Sell Food Rations to Buy Soap, Salt, Clothesof her grandchildren, Deng's eyes get soaked in tears before she reveals the un
South Sudan Refugees Sell Food Rations to Buy Soap, Salt, Clothes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
of her grandchildren, Deng's eyes get soaked in tears before she reveals the unforgettable day when her son and daughter-in-law were shot at in the neck by rebels at their home in Baliet county. Deng is one of the 134,896 South Sudanese refugees... Read more
4d
The Hindu
The fight against terror: Reckoning with the lone wolfwith it will be greatly diluted. But then, the country will have to contend wit
The fight against terror: Reckoning with the lone wolf
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
with it will be greatly diluted. But then, the country will have to contend with a possible disruption of international law enforcement networks and its effect on counterterrorism. There is one view that in isolation from the rest of the present... Read more
4d
AllAfrica.com
Chief Justice Katureebe Tells Govt Not to Interfere in Besigye Trialproceedings will be open. The assurance is contained in a letter dated June 23
Chief Justice Katureebe Tells Govt Not to Interfere in Besigye Trial
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
proceedings will be open. The assurance is contained in a letter dated June 23. The Chief Justice wrote in reply to the Uganda Law Society's (ULS) demands for the steps that he would take in addressing Dr Besigye's fears. Chief Justice... Read more
4d
AllAfrica.com
Search for Justice - the Dilemma of Mentally Ill Inmatesinmates of his calibre whose files were [and are every year] submitted to the M
Search for Justice - the Dilemma of Mentally Ill Inmates
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
inmates of his calibre whose files were [and are every year] submitted to the Minister of Justice -- who according to the law is supposed to study them take appropriate action. Bushoborozi's luck came around 2014, when a distant relative, Mr... Read more
14d
AllAfrica.com
Do Remand Homes Rehabilitate Children?Children aged 12 - 18, who find themselves on the wrong side of the law, commit
Do Remand Homes Rehabilitate Children?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Children aged 12 - 18, who find themselves on the wrong side of the law, committing crimes that require more than just a caution, are detained in one of six remand homes gazetted for that purpose. If awaiting trial, the offending children are placed... Read more
14d
AllAfrica.com
Justice Sebutinde Installed Muteesa University Chancellorwith Kabaka Mutebi, Justice Sebutinde and vice chancellor, Prof Arthur Sserwang
Justice Sebutinde Installed Muteesa University Chancellor
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
with Kabaka Mutebi, Justice Sebutinde and vice chancellor, Prof Arthur Sserwanga. Justice Sebutinde, after a citation by Buganda minister for education and sports Kawaase Twaha, stepped forward to take oath, pledging to uphold the values of the... Read more
17d
Calcutta News
Israel accuses UNHRC of having obsessive and compulsive disorderfor concern. I have reminded the Israeli Government of its obligations under in
Israel accuses UNHRC of having obsessive and compulsive disorder
Calcutta News / Posted 17 days ago
for concern. I have reminded the Israeli Government of its obligations under international human rights and humanitarian law on a number of occasions. The increase in detention of Palestinians this year, particularly in administrative detention... Read more
8 related stories
18d
AllAfrica.com
University of East Africa - an Early Model of South-South Cooperationone of the main priorities was to develop the capacities of their own nationals
University of East Africa - an Early Model of South-South Cooperation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
one of the main priorities was to develop the capacities of their own nationals. The East African countries - Kenya, Uganda, and Tanganyika and Zanzibar (later Tanzania) -agreed to use the existing services that the British colonial... Read more
18d
AllAfrica.com
Letter From 31 Ugandan and International OrganizationsGen. Kale Kayihura Inspector General of Police Uganda Police Force Kampala,
Letter From 31 Ugandan and International Organizations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Gen. Kale Kayihura Inspector General of Police Uganda Police Force Kampala, Uganda June 13, 2016 Dear General Kayihura, We, the undersigned national and international organizations engaged in various ways in work in Uganda, are writing to... Read more
3 related stories
21d
AllAfrica.com
2016/17 Budget Speechon behalf of President Museveni 1. Madam Speaker, in accordance with Article 1
2016/17 Budget Speech
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
on behalf of President Museveni 1. Madam Speaker, in accordance with Article 155(1) of the Constitution of the Republic of Uganda and the Public Finance Management (PFM) Act 2015 as amended; and in exercise of the power delegated to me by H.E the... Read more
23d
AllAfrica.com
Keko Speaks About Her Drug Addiction and How She Beat Itdue to lack of self-esteem and confidence," she recalled. Keko was talking to
Keko Speaks About Her Drug Addiction and How She Beat It
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
due to lack of self-esteem and confidence," she recalled. Keko was talking to thousands of students drawn from 16 Ugandan, three Kenyan and two Tanzanian secondary schools. Themed, Life In My Shoes, the camp was organised by Reach a Hand... Read more
24d
AllAfrica.com
Illegal Wildlife Trade Risks Damaging Uganda's Environmental MakeupUganda, like the rest of the globe, observed the World Environment day yesterda
Illegal Wildlife Trade Risks Damaging Uganda's Environmental Makeup
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Uganda, like the rest of the globe, observed the World Environment day yesterday. This year the day was celebrated under the theme "Illegal trade in wildlife." This comes at a time when the world is dealing with an unprecedented spike in illegal... Read more
5 related stories
24d
AllAfrica.com
Uganda State of the Nation Address - Museveni Calls for More ExpoSpeaker, In fulfillment of the Constitutional requirement under Article 101 (1
Uganda State of the Nation Address - Museveni Calls for More Expo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Speaker, In fulfillment of the Constitutional requirement under Article 101 (1) of the Constitution of the Republic of Uganda, I am here to deliver the State of the Nation Address, 2016. First of all, I congratulate all the Ugandans on the... Read more
28d
AllAfrica.com
U.S 'Deeply Concerned' About Internet FreedomsMACON PHILLIPS, the coordinator of the US State Department's Bureau of Internat
U.S 'Deeply Concerned' About Internet Freedoms
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
MACON PHILLIPS, the coordinator of the US State Department's Bureau of International Information Programs was recently in Uganda meeting the most influential social media users (netizens). Frank Kisakye interviewed Phillips as he concluded his... Read more
30d
AllAfrica.com
Corrupt People Are Ratsin full. In fulfillment of the Constitutional requirement under Article 101 (1
Corrupt People Are Rats
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
in full. In fulfillment of the Constitutional requirement under Article 101 (1) of the Constitution of the Republic of Uganda, I am here to deliver the State of the Nation Address, 2016. First of all, I congratulate all the Ugandans on the... Read more
m
AllAfrica.com
Migrants' Rights Roundupminute video. Good questions from audience & good thoughtful nuanced answers ab
Migrants' Rights Roundup
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
minute video. Good questions from audience & good thoughtful nuanced answers about African ?#?migration? from this leading Ugandan journalist, who formerly worked at International Organization for Migration in Geneva. Migration is not just to... Read more
m
AllAfrica.com
Justice Institutions Get 2 Percent Budget Allocation Increaseyear 2016/17. According to budget projections that Daily Monitor has seen, the
Justice Institutions Get 2 Percent Budget Allocation Increase
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
year 2016/17. According to budget projections that Daily Monitor has seen, the institutions that make up the Justice Law and Order Sector (JLOS), will be getting 1.078 trillion compared to last financial year 2015/16 in which they got 1.051... Read more
m
AllAfrica.com
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 25 May 2016should not have caused the destruction to property. 1.2. On a working visit by
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 25 May 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
should not have caused the destruction to property. 1.2. On a working visit by President Jacob Zuma to the Republic of Uganda, both Heads of State agreed to strengthen bilateral relations, and discussed the political and security situation in... Read more
m
AllAfrica.com
Visa Fees Scare Away Conference OrganisersA view of Dar-es-Salaam's city centre (file photo). Dar es Salaam — Conferenci
Visa Fees Scare Away Conference Organisers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
A view of Dar-es-Salaam's city centre (file photo). Dar es Salaam — Conferencing and hotel industry players are raising concern over deteriorating business due to a recent decision by the government to raise business visa fees for foreigners by up... Read more

People in this news