News & Events

School of Law Dons Granted Amici Curiae by Supreme Court

15 Feb 2016 - 9:00am

Supreme Court has allowed an application filed by Makerere University law dons to join former independent presidential candidate Amama Mbabazi petition as friends of court but rejected the same by CSOs.  

Court has allowed Makerere University law lecturers to join the presidential...

Amicus Curiae Approval 14th March, 2016

14 Feb 2016 - 1:00pm

 I am writing to give you an update on the amicus curiae application I and eight colleagues at the Law School submitted to the Supreme Court last week. The words "...

The 4th Estate Book Launch

14 Jan 2016 - 5:55pm

The Fourth Estate: Media Freedoms and Rights in Uganda analyses the media through the human rights lens. It makes a case for respecting media rights as fundamental human rights to be enjoyed by everyone and is not therefore a strictly professional right. Media freedoms lie at the core of public...

The School of Law to review the curriculum

13 Jan 2016 - 4:32pm

The School of Law Makerere University has embarked on a Curriculum review exercise with the aim of examining the current programs and to mainstream Human Rights and Gender concerns in the teaching and learning of law.

During a...

Annual Lawyers Conference 2015

13 Nov 2015 - 7:18pm

Makerere Law Society hosted the Annual Lawyers Conference on the 29th of October, 2015 with a call on the new generation of lawyers to take up the many  opportunities emerging in the profession
During the event that was graced by Hon. Justice Remmy Kasule as...