Law

Research Papers/Topics in Law

The legal perspective for the prevention of oil curse in Uganda

ABSTRACT The confirmation of commercially explorable oil deposits in the Albertine Graben region of Uganda has attracted a lot of attention, nationally and even internationally. This is not only because of the socio-economic impact oil production may have on Uganda but there is a lot of attention on whether Uganda will follow what seems to have become a trend in resource rich African countries. This trend is clear in ~ountries like Nigeria, Gabon, Angola and Equatorial Guinea. Despite ...

The challenges faced by the office of the inspectorate of government in the fight against corruption in uganda.

ABSTRACT This dissertation is about the challenges the Office of the Inspectorate of Government faces in the fight against corruption in Uganda between 1986 to present. The main objective being to ascertain the roles of the office of the Inspectorate of Government and the challenges it faces in the execution of its duties. The study is paramount in this era where corruption has become a social evil proving so hard to be fought. The study pinpoints those challenges faced so that proper w...

An Assessment Of The Legal Framework On Banking And How It Has Helped To Induce Economic Growth In Uganda: Case Study Of Kampala District

STRACTBanking is one of the crucial industries in nurturing economic growth or development of acountry that is why it is important to regulate the activities of banks by the central bank of acountry. In Uganda the Central Bank of Uganda is charged with responsibilities of regulatingthe banking industry. The central bank regulates other banks by requiring them to have anoperating license, maintaining minimum capital requirements, liquid assets, prohibits banksfrom engaging in some busines...

A Critical Analysis Of Consumer Protection Laws In Uganda

This thesis entitled "A critical analysis of consumer protection laws in Uganda". It's majorly to focus on consumer protection laws in Uganda which include; The Uganda communication Act of 2013(as amended), the Contract Act 2010, Sale of Goods Act Cap 82, and Uganda National Bureau of Standards Act Cap 327,the National Dmg Policy and Authority Act Cap 206, Foods and Dmgs Act Cap 278 the Hire purchase Act of 2009,Agricultural seeds and plant Apt Cap 28,the Bank of Uganda Act Cap51 and amo...

Control Of Sexually Transimitted Diseases Vis-A-Vis Human Rights: A Review Of The Legal Frame Work

The study focused on the ways of controlling sexually transmitted diseases and the protection of the rights of the people living with sexually transmitted diseases in Uganda. Sexually transmitted diseases are worldwide health problem affecting both the young ones and the old irrespective of their status. Some of the sexually transmitted diseases like I-IlV / AIDS have got no cure, yet the people living with sexually transmitted diseases are surviving on the availability of antiretroviral...

Analysis Of The Law And The Policy Issues Affecting Women In Kenya (Case Study Ny Acheki Division., Gucha County Of Nyanza Province In Kenya)

This study sought to find out the issues affecting the Women's right which includes: gender based domestic violence, discrimination, polygamy, FGM and right to own property. The research also resorts to investigate the possible solution to those issues. The selection and identification of groups of people was based on random selection of the four communities (Bomachoge, Boitangare, Bokinami and Bonyangande) to represent the entire population ofGucha County. The results of the study show...

A Critical Study On The Existing Legal Frame Work On The Consumer Protection In Medical Services In Uganda

A priority of health care policymakers in Uganda is to ensure that the vulnerable groups of people (particularly women of child birth, the poor, elderly, and children) have access to high quality health services. Policymakers try to ensure that access in terms of distance (or time taken) to a health facility and cost are affordable to these groups and therefore not a deterrent to health service utilization. Consequently, a sizeable proportion of public resources may go to construction of...

Acritical Analysis Of Unbs Act Cap327 In Regards To Cosumer Protection And Its Aplicability.N Uganda

This study aims on researching and analyzing the law and enforcement of the Uganda national bureau of standards act in regards to consumer protection with the of indicating a way forward by looking at the historical evolution of consumer protection plus the writing of other writers on this particular subject among others, the study will also unveil the historical justification ,adaptation and growth of consumer protection in Uganda with the aim of protecting consumer and maintaining stand...

The Administration Of Justice By Human Right Administrative Tribunals A Case Study-Kampala District

TABLE OF CONTENTSAPPROVAL ACKNOWLEDGEMENTLIST OF STATUTES LIST OF ABBREVIATIONS ........................................................................................................................ viTABLE OF CONTENTS ............................................................................................................................. viiCHAPTER ONE 1.1 INTRODUCTION ..........................................................................................................

Islam And The International Human Rights

Table of ContentsDECLARATION .............................................................................................. iAPPROVAL ................................................................................................... iiDEDICATION ......................................................................... :'!'!': ••••••.••...•..•• iiiACKNOWLEDGENT ..................................................................................... ivABBREVIATIONS ............

Examine The Law Of Restrictive Covenants In Uganda

ABSTRACTThe study was carried out in order to assess the effectiveness and applicabilityon the law governing restrictive covenants in Uganda with reference to severalstates. The study aimed at understanding the wide analysis on the law ofrestrictive covenants, different types of restrictive covenants, remedies for thebreach and ordinarily how courts interpret the restrictive covenants.Data was collected through different research using text books, internet, andlibrary materials. A clear ...

Constitutional Interpretation: A Critical Analysis Of The Role Of The Constitutional Court In Uganda

TABLE OF CONTENTSDECLARATION .............................................................................................................................. iAPPROVAL ................................................................................................................................... iiDEDICATION ............................................................................................................................... iiiACKNOWLEDGEMENT ...................................

Critical Analysis On State Militarism And Violation Of Human Rights In Uganda. A Case Study Of Luwero District

ABSTRACTThis is an exploratory study that sought to analyze the slate or militarisms and violation orhuman rights in Uganda a case study in Luwero.To find out the origin militarism in Uganda and its violation of human rights in Uganda.The study was based on the qualitative method of data collection and analysis. It is also basedon secondary data from past literature on the subject and from other sources as well as libraries.The research focuses on the right to life, personal liberty, rig...

An Analysis Of The Law Of Extraditin The Case Study Of Kenya

ABSTRACTThis discussion on extradition was prompted by our public international law lectures in third year(2008/2009 Academic year) with Dr. Muwolobi DanIt concerned me that a person who had committed a crime could escape prosecution simply bycrossing borders and going into another State where he became protected by the law ofextradition.I felt that there might be a miscarriage of justice involved in such a regime and decided toinvestigate the same in a dissertation. What I found was a m...

An Analysis On The Impact Of Media Law On Media Freedom And Democracy In Uganda

ABSTRACTThis paper discusses the effect of media laws on media freedoms. Considering the media aspart and parcel of civil society, the author argues that media independence is critical to in theachievement of a tree and democratic society. To do so, it traces the historical evolution ofMedia in Uganda showing how they have progressed over the years.However, it is postulated that the growth of democracy in Uganda can be grearly enhanced b)the support of media. Therefore the media laws s...


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