Apollo N. Makubuya is the 3rd Deputy Prime Minister (Katikkiro) and Minister for Justice and Constitutional Affairs of the kingdom of Buganda. He has also served as the Attorney General. He holds a First Class Degree in Law from Makerere University, Uganda, and is a graduate of the University of Cambridge, UK. He is a Partner with MMAKS Advocates, qualified to appear in all Courts of Judicature in Uganda. He has taught and written on politics, human rights and constitutional law in Uganda. His publications include “National Human Rights Institutions under Fire: The Uganda Human Rights Commission on the Brink” (2004); “The Constitutionality of the Death Penalty in Uganda: A Critical Inquiry” (2000); and “Breaking the Silence: A Review of the Maiden Report of the Uganda Human Rights Commission” (1999) all published in the East African Journal of Peace and Human Rights.