Court name
Court of Appeal of Uganda
Judgment date
29 March 2019

Mayiga v Kalule (Civil Appeal-2012/137) [2019] UGCA 20 (29 March 2019);

Cite this case
[2019] UGCA 20
Short summary:

Civil Procedure, Appeals and reviews, Property Law, Land

Headnote and holding:

The court held that as the second appellate
court, it is only required to consider matters of
law. That any transaction entered contrary to s
39(1) of the land Act is null and void and the
couching of the section is mandatory. That the
purchaser has a right to claim from any person
with whom he entered into the transaction any
money paid or any consideration given by him
in respect of the transaction.