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Court of Appeal of Uganda

The Court of Appeal is the second highest court in the land.  It came into being following the promulgation of the 1995 Constitution, and the enactment of the Judicature Statute, 1996. Article 134 of the Constitution established the structure of the Court of Appeal.

While presiding over matters , it is duly constituted when it consists of an odd number of not less than three (3) justices of the Court of Appeal. It is this court that constitutes itself into a Constitutional Court in accordance with the Constitution to hear constitutional cases.

The Constitutional Court consists of fifteen (15) justices and handles the matters, issues or cases concerning the interpretation of the Constitution  When presiding over a constitutional matter, there must be a quorum of at least five (5) justices of the court.

Physical address
Twed Towers along Kafu Road, Nakasero,Kampala.

Court of Appeal of Uganda

2431 documents

Title Date
April 1997
Electral Commission v Bigirwa Bernadette (Parliamentary Election Application No. 12 of 1997) [1997] UGCA 13 (8 April 1997) 8 April 1997
November 1996
Bakunda v Kinyatta & Anor (Civil Appeal No. 27 of 1996) [1996] UGCA 1 (20 November 1996) 20 November 1996
May 1995
Lubaale v Uganda (Criminal Appeal No. 2 of 1995) [1995] UGCA 1 (12 May 1995) 12 May 1995
November 1986
American Express International Banking Corporation Vs Atulkumar Sumant Bhai Patel (Civil Application No. 8 of 1986) [1986] UGCA 11 (7 November 1986) 7 November 1986
American Express International Banking Corporation Vs Atulkumar Sumant Bhai Patel (Civil Application No. 8 of 1986) [1986] UGCA 21 (7 November 1986) 7 November 1986
July 1986
Charles Benon Bitwire v Uganda (Criminal Appeal No.23 of 1985) [1986] UGCA 11 (11 July 1986) 11 July 1986
June 1986
Libyan Arab Uganda Bank For Foreign Trade & Development & Anor v Adam Vassiliadis (Civil Appeal No. 9 of 1985) [1986] UGCA 6 (12 June 1986) 12 June 1986
Management Training & Advisory Centre v Patrick Kakuku Ikanza (Civil Appeal No. 6 of 1985) [1986] UGCA 4 (12 June 1986) 12 June 1986
May 1986
Lebel (East Africa) Ltd v E.F. Lutwama (Civil Appeal No. 4 of 1985) [1986] UGCA 2 (30 May 1986) 30 May 1986
National Insurance Corporation v Mugenyi & Co. Advocates (Civil Appeal No. 14 of 1984) [1986] UGCA 8 (30 May 1986) 30 May 1986
Mugenyi & Co. Advocates v National Insurance Corporation (Civil Appeal No. 13 of 1984) [1986] UGCA 7 (29 May 1986) 29 May 1986
January 1983
D.S Mubiru vs The Cooperative Bank Ltd (Civil Appeal.No. 7 of 1982) [1983] UGCA 2 (31 January 1983) 31 January 1983
November 1982
Robert Kitariko v David Twino-Katama (Civil Application No. 6 of 1982) [1982] UGCA 1 (9 November 1982) 9 November 1982
November 1981
Nsubuga Senfuma v Yahaya Serugga (Civil Application No. 15 of 1980) [1981] UGCA 2 (6 November 1981) 6 November 1981
August 1981
Bulasio Konde v Bulandina Nankya & Anor (Civil Appeal No. 7 of 1980) [1981] UGCA 1 (14 August 1981) 14 August 1981
December 1978
No.441 P.C Ismail Kisegerwa & anoer v Uganda (Cr.Appeal No.6 of 1978) [1978] UGCA 6 (19 December 1978) 19 December 1978
Wilson Ndege & anoer v Uganda (Cr.Appeal No.12 of 1978) [1978] UGCA 2 (16 December 1978) 16 December 1978
Sesawo s/o Kermesi v Uganda (Cr.Appeal No.8 of 1978) [1978] UGCA 3 (6 December 1978) 6 December 1978
Abdalla Nabulere and Other v Uganda (Cr.App.No.9 of 1978) [1978] UGCA 14 (5 December 1978) 5 December 1978
November 1978
Clement Namulambo & anoer v Uganda (Cr.Appeal No.1 of 1978) [1978] UGCA 10 (21 November 1978) 21 November 1978
Francis Kutosi v Uganda (Cr.Appeal No.7 of 1978) [1978] UGCA 8 (7 November 1978) 7 November 1978
Henry Francis Rubingo v Uganda (Cr.Appeal No.18 of 1977) [1978] UGCA 7 (1 November 1978) 1 November 1978
September 1978
James Semwogerere & anoer v Uganda (Cr.Appeal No.14 of 1977) [1978] UGCA 5 (25 September 1978) 25 September 1978
August 1978
Augustino Okware Achodoto v Uganda (Cr.App.No.4 of 1978) [1978] UGCA 12 (10 August 1978) 10 August 1978
Amisi Dhatemwa Alias Waibi v Uganda (Cr. Appeal No. 23 of 1977) [1978] UGCA 13 (8 August 1978) 8 August 1978
July 1978
Fabiano Olukuudo v Uganda (Cr. Appeal No. 24 of 1977) [1978] UGCA 9 (24 July 1978) 24 July 1978
Zidora Kakoza alias Mayinja v Uganda (Cr.Appeal No.8 of 1977) [1978] UGCA 1 (1 July 1978) 1 July 1978
June 1978
Josephati Kairu v Uganda (Cr.Appeal No.10 of 1977) [1978] UGCA 4 (29 June 1978) 29 June 1978
May 1978
Charles Kangamiteto v Uganda (Cr. App. No.1 of 1978) [1978] UGCA 11 (30 May 1978) 30 May 1978
March 1972
John Bisset Stenhouse v Uganda (Cr.Appeal No.1 of 1972) [1972] UGCA 1 (11 March 1972) 11 March 1972
January 1957
Yowana Settumba v R (254/1956) [1957] UGCA 1 (8 January 1957) 8 January 1957