INSPECTION OF AUDIO- VIDEO CONFERENCING SYSTEM.
Court of Appeal’s Justice Geoffrey Kiryabwire, chair of the Judiciary’s Technology Committee, yesterday Wednesday 10th April, 2019 led a team of senior staff of the Judiciary, NITA-Uganda and Uganda Prisons Service on an inspection tour of the newly installed and completed Audio-Video Conferencing System between Buganda Road Chief Magistrates' Court, through the National Data Centre and Upper Maximum Security Prison - Luzira.
The system will provide direct linkage between the court and the prison in real time that will reduce on costs in UPS and case backlogs in the Judiciary.
The Director Correctional Services, Mr. Samuel Akena and Officer In Charge Upper Maximum prison were on hand to receive the Justices at Luzira.
The facility is expected to be officially launched by the Hon. the Chief Justice, Bart M. Katureebe.