Luzira Maximum Security Prison

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An accommodation block at the prison (2008)

Luzira Maximum Security Prison is a prison in Luzira, Kampala, Uganda.[1] Part of the African Prisons Project, it is one of Uganda’s most notorious prisons.[2] A welfare project was carried out by installing windows, lighting, plumbing, furniture, mattresses and linen in a 70-bed prison. The prison has a library of over 7,000 books from the UK.


  1. ^ Kakembo, Freddie (5 June 2013). "When Luzira Maximum Security Prison is home". Daily Monitor. Retrieved 29 May 2015. 
  2. ^ Goldblatt, David (28 May 2015). "The prison where murderers play for Manchester United". The Guardian. Retrieved 29 May 2015.