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Uganda’s poor human rights record negatively impacts on Kampala lawyer’s law suit in Ireland

Several reports published by both national and international rights groups have for years put Uganda government on spot...

GoU Tables Amendments to the Anti-Terrorism Act, 2002 (as amended 2015).

Kampala, 3rd /February/2017; Barely in less than two years, Ugandan government is seeking to amend the Anti-terrorism...

Uganda Police unleashes new method of spying

Kampala, 30th January 2017; Uganda Police has launched a “Crime Preventers” app targeting and tracking Internet...

UG’s Most threatening Cyber laws to freedom of expression & privacy online named

Kampala, 18th/January/2017, As Uganda joins the rest of the world to commemorate international Internet freedom day,...

Online activist gets Bail as Prosecution parades two witnesses.

Kampala, January 3rd, 2017; Buganda road court magistrate Gladys Kamasanyu has granted a 50m shillings none...

HRDs in Uganda fear for Govt’s persecution as a result of state secret surveillance – UW Preliminary report findings

Kampala, 26/12/2016; Human Rights Defenders (HRDs) in Uganda’s capital, Kampala have expressed fear that Ugandan...

Court charges an online activist with libel and offensive communication, remanded to prison.

Kampala, December 19th, 2016; Buganda road court magistrate Gladys Kamasanyu has today remanded Swaibu Nsamba...

Modify the Data Protection & Privacy Bill, 2015 to make provision for an independent Data Protection Commission – Unwanted Witness Legal Analysis Report.

Kampala, 15th/12/2016; The Unwanted Witness and Cluster for Privacy in Uganda welcomes the development of the Data...

Nebbi Blogger is receiving life-threatening messages

Nebbi, 14th/December/2016; information reaching the Unwanted Witness indicates that the leadership of Nebbi Diocese...

Police Confiscates mobile phone, arrest and detain activist over a Facebook post.

Updated:December 15th, 2016 CID Extends activist’s Bond.The Criminal Investigation Department of Kibuli, Kampala has...