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Africa Death Penalty

Uganda: Further information: Death penalty

Amnesty International has now learned that the nine people named above (not twelve as was previously thought) were executed on 1 March 1993 at Luzira Upper Prison near Kampala. Concern remains for the others who remain under sentence of death, whose appeals have been rejected by the Supreme Court...
Africa Death Penalty

Uganda: death penalty

AI fears that some 40 prisoners may be at risk of imminent execution in Uganda because their appeals have been rejected by the Supreme Court. Twelve prisoners were reportedly hanged at Luzira Upper Prison near Kampala. No official report of their names has been released but press reports name...