The Disappearing Trial: “I never came to your court seeking for justice!”

It is common parlance in countries that use the English legal system that “not only must Justice be done; it must also be seen to be done.” One must travel the path of strict adherence to the cardinal principles of the right to a fair trial to achieve this justice. The case against Dr. Stella … Continue reading The Disappearing Trial: “I never came to your court seeking for justice!”

Why we need to do more to defend civil liberties

Amidst a worrying trend for human rights globally, civil liberties took major hits in 2018. Perpetrators continued to ride on impunity to brazenly violate rights in obvious disregard of the rule of law. Civil liberties are a crucial pillar for peaceful, just, open and prosperous societies. During the two-day Kampala Geopolitics Conference convened by the … Continue reading Why we need to do more to defend civil liberties