Court name
Court of Appeal of Uganda
Case number
Miscellaneous Application-2018/197
Judgment date
9 April 2019

Nkojo v Uganda (Miscellaneous Application-2018/197) [2019] UGCA 30 (09 April 2019);

Cite this case
[2019] UGCA 30
Short summary:
Criminal law, Evidence Law, Burden of Proof
Headnote and holding:

The court held that the applicant had to prove exceptional circumstances to warrant the grant of bail pending appeal. The court was not satisfied that the applicant would not receive HIV/AIDS treatment while in prison. The court accordingly concluded that the applicant had not proved exceptional circumstances for grant of bail pending appeal and declined to grant the applicant bail pending appeal.