Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights on the Establishment of an African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights (1998/2004)
Instruments
Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights on the Establishment of an African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights (1998/2004)
Instruments
African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child (1990/1999)
Instruments
Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights on the Rights of Women in Africa(2003/2005)
Instruments
African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights (1981/1986)
Instruments
Drawing inspiration from other international law on human and peoples rights
Commentary
Serious or massive violation
Commentary
Right to property - article 14
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Right to dispose wealth and natural resources - article 21
Commentary
Right to development - article 22
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Right to culture - article 17(2) (3)
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Personal jurisdiction - Complaints submitted by the African Commission
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Indigenous Peoples
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Freedom of conscience and religion - article 8
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Case pending before the African Commission
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Nigeria flag001/2012 Request for advisory opinion by Socio-Economic Rights & Accountability Project (SERAP)
Advisory opinions
Tanzania flagTanganyika Law Society & The Legal and Human Rights Centre, and Rev. Christopher R. Mtikila v. The United Republic of Tanzania (Separate Opinion Of Vice-President Fatsah Ouguergouz)
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Kenya flag006/2012 African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights v the Republic of Kenya
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Nigeria flag001/2013 Request for advisory opinion by the Socio-Economic Rights Accountability Project (SERAP)
Advisory opinions
Material jurisdiction
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Right to life
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Equality or non discrimination – article 2
Commentary
Rwanda flag003 2014 Ingabire Victoire Umuhoza v Republic of Rwanda - (Ruling on Jurisdiction)
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Victims
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Precision of reparations
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Guarantee of non-repetition
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Satisfaction/publication of the Court’s decision
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Setting aside fines
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Release from prison
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Compensation for moral damage
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Compensation for material damage
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General
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Obligation to establish an independent and impartial electoral body
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Right to be presumed innocent
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Right to a defence
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Conflict of interest of prosecutor
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Right to legal aid
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Right to be tried within a reasonable time
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Arbitrary detention – article 6
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Equal protection
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Legal effects of withdrawal
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Applicability of the Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties to withdrawal of declaration
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Validity of withdrawal
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Default judgement
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Burden of Proof
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Review applications
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Provisional measaures
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Gabon flag001/2014 Actions Pour la Protection des Droit de L'homme (APDH) v The republic of Cote D'Ivoire (Judgement)
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Algeria flag002/2011 Soufiane Ababou v Algeria (decision)
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Unreasonable delay in filing the applications – article 56(6)
Commentary
Exhaustion of local remedies – article 56(5)
Commentary
Disparaging and insulting language – article 56(3)
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Compatibility with the African Charter – article 56(2)
Commentary
Meaning of human rights instruments
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Jurisdiction to deal with a withdrawal of the article 34(6) declaration
Commentary
Complaints submitted by NGOs
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Territorial Jurisdictionfr
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The Court has no appellate jurisdiction
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No need to specify Charter Provisions alleged to have been violated
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The Court determines its own jurisdiction
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Purposive Interpretation
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Limitations of rights
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Libya flag002/2013 The African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights v Libya
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Tanzania flag007/2013 Mohamed Abubakari v United Republic of Tanzania
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Burkina Faso flag004/2013 Lohe Issa Konate v Burkina Faso -(Judgement, Separate opinion, Joint dissenting opinion, Order of provisional measures )
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Burkina Faso flag004/2013 Lohe Issa Konate v Burkina Faso - (Judgement on reparations)
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Mali flag002/2015 Syndicat des Anciens Travailleurs du Groupe de Laboratoire Australian Laboratory Services, ALS-Bamako (Morila) v Republic of Mali
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014/2011 Atabong Denis Atemnkeng v The African Union
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Rwanda flag016/2015 General Kayumba Nyamwasa and others v Republic of Rwanda
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Rwanda flag016/2015 Kukumba Nyamwasa & others v Republic of Rwanda (Case summary)
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Jurisdiction and access are related
Commentary
Tanzania flag001/2012 Frank David Omary and others v The United Republic of Tanzania
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Witnesses
Commentary
Burkina Faso flag013/2011 Beneficiaries of late Norbert Zongo, Abdoulaye Nikiema alias Ablasse, Ernest Zongo and Blaise Ilboudo & The Burkinabe human and peoples’ rights movement v Burkina Faso - (Judgment)
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Tanzania flag003/2012 Peter Joseph Chacha v The United Republic of Tanzania
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002/2011 Request for advisory opinion by Advocate Marcel Ceccaldi on behalf of The Great Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
Advisory opinions
002/2012 Request for advisory opinion by Pan African Lawyers' Union and Southern African Litigation Center
Advisory opinions
001/2014 Request for advisory opinion by the Coalition for the International Criminal Court, The Legal Defence & Assistance Project (LEDAP), The Civil Resource Development & Documentation Center (CIRDDOC) and The Women Advocates Documentation Center (WARD C)
Advisory opinions
001/2015 Request for advisory opinion by the coalition for the International Criminal Court, The Legal Defence & Assistance Project (LEDAP), The Civil Resource Development & Documentation Center (CIRDDOC) and The Women Advocates Documentation Center (WARD C)
Advisory opinions
Repeal of legislation
Commentary
Remedies
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Procedure
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Rule of law
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Political participation – article 13
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Freedom of association – article 10
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Freedom of expression article 9
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Right to appeal
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Right to be present at trial
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Manifest errors at trial court
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Undue delay in hearing claim for damages
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Extrajudicial execution – investigation
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The right to life and protection from torture / cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment – article 4
Commentary
Length of judicial proceedings
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Other measures
Commentary
Legislative measures
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Application of other ratified human rights instruments
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Costs
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Submissions by the parties
Commentary
Striking out an application
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News disseminated by mass media – article 56(4)
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Respondent not properly identified
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Not signing the application
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Legal interest
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Temporal jurisdiction and continuing violation
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Complaints submitted by individuals
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AU bodies
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Transfers to the Commissionfr
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Only points raised are considered
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No rigid approach to determining whether jurisdiction or admissibility is first considered
Commentary
001/2011 Femi Falana v The African Union (Separate Opinion Akuffo, Ngoepe, Thompson)
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001/2011 Femi Falana v The African Union (Separate Opinion Fatsah Ouguergouz)
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001/2011 Femi Falana v The African Union (Separate Opinion Jean Mutsinzi)
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South Africa flag004/2012 Emmanuel Joseph Uko and others v The Republic of South Africa (Separate Opinion Fatsah Ouguergouz)
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South Africa flag002/2012 Delta International Investments SA, Mr Agl de Lange and Mrs M de Lange v The Republic of South Africa (Separate Opinion Fatsah Ouguergouz)
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Tunisia flag007/2012 Baghdadi Ali Mahmoudi v The Republic of Tunisia (Separate Opinion Fatsah Ouguergouz)
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Sudan flag005/2012 Amir Adam Timan v The Republic of Sudan (Separate Opinion Fatsah Ouguergouz)
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Gabon flag012/2011 National Convention of Teachers Trade Union v The Republic of Gabon (Separate Opinion Fatsah Ouguergouz)
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010/2011 Efoua Mbozo’o Samuel v The Pan African Parliament (Separate Opinion Fatsah Ouguergouz)
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Tanzania flag009/2011 & 011/2011 Tanganyika Law Society, The Legal and Human Rights Centre v The United Republic of Tanzania and Reverend Christopher R. Mtikila v The United Republic of Tanzania
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Tanzania flag024/2016 Amini Juma v Tanzania English
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Tanzania flag021/2016 Joseph Mukwano v The United Republic of Tanzania
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Tanzania flag018 /2016 Cosma Faustin v The United Republic of Tanzania
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Tanzania flag017/2016 Deogratisus Nicholaus Jeshi v The United Republic of Tanzania
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Tanzania flag015/2016 Habiyalimana Augustino and Mburo Abdulkarim v The United Republic of Tanzania
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Tanzania flag004/2016 Evodius Rutechura v The United Republic of Tanzania
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Tanzania flag003/2016 John Lazaro v The United Republic of Tanzania
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Tanzania flag007/2015 Ally Rajabu and others v The United Republic of Tanzania
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Rwanda flag003/2014 Ingabire Victoire Umuhoza v Republic of Rwanda - (Order)
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Tanzania flag001/2015 Armand Guehi v The United Reublic of Tanzania
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Tanzania flag006/2013 Wilfred Onyango Nganyi & 9 others v Tanzania v The United Republic of Tanzania
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019/2015 Femi Falana v African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights
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Tanzania flag005/2013 Alex Thomas v United Republic of Tanzania
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Burkina Faso flag013/2011 Beneficiaries of late Norbert Zongo, Abdoulaye Nikiema alias Ablasse, Ernest Zongo and Blaise Ilboudo & The Burkinabe human and peoples’ rights movement v Burkina Faso - (Judgment on reparations)
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Burkina Faso flag004/2013 Lohé Issa Konaté v Burkina Faso - Judgment
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Tanzania flag001/2012 Karata Ernest and others v The United Republic of Tanzania
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Malawi flag003/2011 Urban Mkandawire v Republic of Malawi - Ruling
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Burkina Faso flag 004/2013 Lohé Issa Konaté v Burkina Faso - Order of provisional measures
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Malawi flag003/2011 Urban Mkandawire v Republic of Malawi - Judgment
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Libya flag004/2011 African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights v Great Socialist People’s Libyan Arab Jamahiriya - Order
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Kenya flag006/2012 African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights v The Republic of Kenya (Order of provisional measures)
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Malawi flag001/2013 Ernest Francis Mtingwi v Republic of Malawi
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001/2011 Femi Falana v The African Union
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South Africa flag004/2012 Emmanuel Joseph Uko and others v The Republic of South Africa
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South Africa flag002/2012 Delta International Investments SA, Mr Agl de Lange and Mrs M de Lange v The Republic of South Africa
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Tunisia flag007/2012 Baghdadi Ali Mahmoudi v The Republic of Tunisia
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Sudan flag005/2012 Amir Adam Timan v The Republic of Sudan
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Gabon flag012/2011 National Convention of Teachers Trade Union v The Republic of Gabon
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010/2011 Efoua Mbozo’o Samuel v The Pan African Parliament
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Ivory Coast flag006/2011 Association Juristes d’Afrique pour la Bonne Gouvernance v Côte d’Ivoire
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Nigeria flag008/2011 Ekollo Moundi Alexandre v Nigeria and Cameroon (Dissenting Opinion - Fatsah Ouguergouz)
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Libya flag004/2011 African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights v Great Socialist People’s Libyan Arab Jamahiriya - Order of provisional measures
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Mozambique flag005/2011 Daniel Amare and Mulugeta Amare v. Mozambique and Mozambique Airlines
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002/2013 Request for advisory opinion by the African Committee of Experts on the Rights and Welfare of the Child
Advisory opinions
Advisory opinions
Commentary
Senegal flag001/2008 Michelot Yogogombaye v Senegal (Separate Opinion Fatsah Ouguergouz)
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Senegal flag001/2008 Michelot Yogogombaye v Senegal
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Morocco flag007/2011 Youssef Ababou v. Morocco
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