President Yoweri Museveni has appointed Justices of the Supreme Court and Court of Appeal.
The presidential press secretary, Lindah Nabusayi, announced the development in a short statement.
The judges appointed for Supreme Court include; Hon. Justice Augustine Nshimye, Hon. Lady Justice Faith Mwondha, Hon. Justice Opio Aweri, Hon. Eldad Mwangusya and Hon. Lady Justice Prof. Lillian Tibatemwa – Ekirikubinza.
Those appointed for court of appeal are; Hon. Justice Alphose Owiny Dollo, Hon. Lady Justice Elizabeth Musoke, Hon. Justice Paul Mugamba, Hon. Justice Simon Byabakama, Hon. Lady Justice Catherine Bamugemereire, Mr. Cheborion Barishaki and Hon. Lady Justice Hellen Obura.
Mwondha, is a former Inspector General of Government and resident judge of the Nakawa High Court.
Anti-Corruption judge, Lady Justice Catherine Bamugemereire is currently heading a commission of inquiry that is investigating Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) scandals.
Lindah says their names have been forwarded for parliamentary approval.