The increase in the number of domestic violence cases has partly been attributed to the strangle over property ownership. Considering that most marriages in Uganda are customary, this article is intended to provide an insight on marital property ownership in customary marriages.
Since 2012 when company law in Uganda was reformed and a new legislation, The Companies Act 2012 put in place, several changes were introduced in relation to company formation and management. One of the landmark changes was the introduction of a single member company. Unlike before 2012 where every company had to be constituted of at least two members, a single person, be it individual (natural person) or corporate (artificial entity) may register a company as sole member and shareholder.