The Court compose d of: Gerard NYIYUNGEKO, President; Sophia A.
B. AKUFFO , Vice President; Jean MUTSINZI, Bernard M. NGOEPE ,
Modibo T. GUINDO, Fatsah OUGUERGOUZ, Joseph N. MULENGA,
Augustine S.L. RAMADHANI , Duncan TAMBALA and Elsie N.
THOMPSON- Judges; and Robert ENO- Acting Registrar,

In the matter of:
ASSOCI ATION JURISTES D'AFRIQ UE POUR LA BONNE
GOUVERNANCE

v.
REPUBLIC OF COTE D'IVOIRE

After deliberations,
makes the following decision:
1.

By an application of 2 May, 2011 , the Association

Juristes

d'Afrique pour Ia bonne gouvernance , with headquarters in Douala
(Cameroon), through Barrister Kack Kack Serge Simon , Executive
President and Lawyer with the Cameroon Bar Association , resident
in Douala, submitted a complaint to the Court against the Republic
of Cote d'lvoire, for violation of Articles 2, 4, 5 and 6 of the African
Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights.
2.

In accordance with Article 22 of the Protocol to the African Charter
of Human and Peoples' Rights on the Establishment of an African
Court on Human and Peoples' Rights (hereinafter referred to as the
Protocol) , and Rule 8(2) of the Rules of Court (hereinafter referred

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