Minister attends 7th World Congress against the Death Penalty

Hon. Kahinda Otafiire with officials from the Uganda Embassy in Brussels on the sidelines of the 7th World Congress against the death penalty held in Brussels (PHOTO; Uganda Embassy, Brussels) Hon. Kahinda Otafiire with officials from the Uganda Embassy in Brussels on the sidelines of the 7th World Congress against the death penalty held in Brussels (PHOTO; Uganda Embassy, Brussels)

 

BRUSSELS - Hon. Gen. Kahinda Otafiire Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs from 27th to 28th February 2019 participated in the 7th world congress against the death penalty held in Brussels, Belgium.

The Hon. Minister was accompanied by Uganda’s Ambassador the Brussels, H.E Mirjaam Blaak Sow.

The conference drew participants from across the globe including ministers and civil society representatives from several African countries notably Guinea, Uganda, Sudan, Burkina Faso and Kenya.

During meetings, participants discussed the death penalty situation in their respective countries and tackled issues such as applying the death penalty in cases of terrorism.


By Edgar Kuhimbisa / Published: 1 March 2019

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