By Juliet Nalwooga.
The Director of Public Prosecutions Justice Mike Chibita has been elected to the executive committee of the International Association of Prosecutors.
According to a statement from the office of the DPP, this was at the IAP 24th general meeting held in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
The Directorate states that Uganda is proud of this achievement, a recognition of country’s commitment to building a responsive, efficient and effective prosecution service.
The International Association of Prosecutors is an organization that brings together prosecutors from all over the world, boasting of a diverse membership of over 177 countries.
It sets standards for professional and ethical conduct of prosecutors, along with their training and mentoring.