Re-acquisition of Ugandan citizenship

1. A person who was a citizen of Uganda by birth and who on acquisition of citizenship of another country renounced his/her Ugandan citizenship, may apply to the Citizenship and Immigration Board in the prescribed manner to re-acquire his or her former Ugandan citizenship.

1.    The Board may allow a former Ugandan to reacquire his or her former citizenship if it is satisfied that the grounds for loss of his or her Ugandan citizenship are of no adverse effect to the public order and security of Uganda.

2.    A person who re-acquires Ugandan citizenship under this section shall be required to take the oath of allegiance.

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