US imposes visa restrictions on Ugandan officials over general election

The US State Department has announced that visa restrictions will be imposed on (unnamed) officials of the Government of Uganda who are believed to be “responsible for, or complicit in, undermining the democratic process in Uganda, including during the country’s [14 January 2021] general elections and the campaign period that preceded it”. The electoral process was said to be neither …

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About Maya Lester QC

Maya Lester QC

Maya Lester QC is a senior barrister (Queen’s Counsel) at Brick Court Chambers with a wide-ranging practice in public law, European law, competition law, international law, human rights & civil liberties. She has a particular expertise in sanctions. The legal directories say she is the...

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