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First Instance Division hears a matter challenging the Gov’t of Burundi on alleged failure to recognize the citizen’s legal and property right dispute

East African Court of Justice Arusha, 21 September 2016: The First Instance Division heard a matter filed on 20th November 2015 by Mr. Manariyo Desire (Burundi citizen) versus the Attorney General of the Republic of Burundi. The Applicant’s complaint is that the Government of Burundi has failed to abide by its commitment to the fundamental […]

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FIRST INSTANCE DIVISION RULES ON THE APPLICATION FILED BY PEACE AND SECURITY UNIT STAFF

East African Court of Justice Arusha, 15th September, 2016: The East African Court of Justice (EACJ) First Instance Division today has made a ruling on the consolidated Applications from the cases filed by three members of Staff of the East African Community Early Warning Unit, accusing the Secretary General of allegedly giving them notice of […]

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APPEAL ON ALLEGED REFUSAL BY THE PRESIDENT OF UGANDA TO APPOINT MORE JUDGES IN THE JUDICIARY OF UGANDA

   EACJ APPELLATE DIVISION HEARS AN APPEAL CHALLENGING THE PRESIDENT OF UGANDA ON THE ALLEGED REFUSAL TO APPOINT MORE JUDGES TO THE JUDICIARYEast African Court of Justice Arusha, 17th August, 2016: The East African Court of Justice’s Appellate Division, heard an appeal filed by Mr. Simon Peter Ochieng and John Tusiime (the Appellants, both Ugandans) […]

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Hon. Margaret Nantongo Zziwa giving evidence in her case in Court

HON. MARGARET ZZIWA AND HER WITNESSES GIVE EVIDENCE IN COURT IN CASE ON HER REMOVAL FROM THE OFFICE OF EALA SPEAKER

  The East African Court of Justice, Arusha, Tanzania, 29th July, 2016. The First Instance Division of the East African Court of Justice commenced a four days hearing of oral evidence in Hon. Margaret Nantongo Zziwa’s case against the Secretary General of the East African Community. Hon. Zziwa alleges the process of her removal from […]

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THE PRESIDENT OF THE COURT ATTENDS AN INTERNATIONAL JUDICIAL COLLOQUIUM AND THE 2016 WORLD ENVIRONMENTAL LAW CONGRESS IN BRAZIL

East African court of Justice Arusha 3rd May 2016. The President of the East African Court of Justice Hon. Justice Dr. Emmanuel UGIRASHEBUJA attended an International Judicial Colloquium to discuss the Creation of the Global Judicial Institute for the Environment and to deliberate on the World Declaration on Environmental Rule of Law. The 9 days […]

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President of the Court attends the conference to discuss the outcome of the Agreement of the UN climate change (Cop21) in Kigali

East African Court of Justice Arusha 10 February 2016: The President of the East African Court of Justice, Hon Justice Dr. Emmanuel Ugirashebuja delivered a Key note Address in Kigali during the conference on the outcome of the Agreement of the UN climate change conference (CoP21) that was held in Paris: “challenges and opportunities for […]

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