Ms.
MUTSIN ZI, Presiden t;
Mr.
of:
compose d
Cm.lrt
The
AKUFf'O , Vice Prl'siden t: Ms. MAPOSO - GUNI, Messrs NGOEPE ,
and
OUGUE RGOUZ
NJYJNG EKO,
GUINDO ,
FANNOU SH,
MULENG A - Judges; and Mr. DIAKITE - Registra r
ln the mattC'r of:

Mr. Michelot Yogogom bayc,
reprPc;Pn ting himself
uer8ll.'->

lhc Republic of Senegal,
repre")f:'/1 lecl by:
Mr Abdoula vc Dianko, Stale Legal Officer.
Mr Mafall Fall, ~late.: Legal Departm ent.. Mimstry of Econom y
and Finance .
llis Excellen cy Mr. Cheikh Tidiane Thiam, Ambass ador,
Mr. Mamado u Mbodj, Legal and Consula r Affarrs Departm ent,
Mi !1lSll)' of Foreign Affairs,
Mr .\11ousta pha 1-\a, Cnminal and Mercy Affairs Departm ent,
Mmislry of Justice,

After de-libera tion on the matter,
mo kes the followin g ruling:

l. By an applicat ion dated ll '"

August 2008, Mr.

dMl'Ct\elo~

Yogogom baye (hereina fter referred to as "the Applican t"), a
born in 1959 and currentl y residing in
Chad1an national ,
81enne, Switzerl and, brought before the Court a case against the
RC'pu blic of SC'nrgal (herem after refcrrcci to a~ "SenegaJ "), "with a
view to obtc·nnm g ~uspcnsion of the ongoing proceedi ngs
mstitute d by the Rcpubllc ctnd StatC' of Senegal \Vith the objective
to c-h(lrgc:, try and sent<'ncc Mr. llisscin Habrc?. former Head of

?C.

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