Archive | February, 2014

Court adjourned a Burundi Citizen application seeking to stay his disbarment from law practice as an advocate and restraint from moving out of the Country

East African Court of Justice Arusha, 27 February 2014: The First Instance Division today adjourned an application by a Burundi Citizen Mr. Isidore Rufyikiri versus the Republic of Burundi and the Secretary General of the East African Community, seeking to stay his disbarment from law practicing as an Advocate in the Republic of Burundi and […]

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Court dismisses Case on alleged arrest and detention of Kenyan Advocate in Uganda

East African Court of Justice Arusha, 24 February 2014: The EACJ First Instance Division today dismissed a case filed by an Advocate from the Republic of Kenya, Mr. Mbugua Mureith, an accomplished lawyer and human rights defender, against the Republics of Kenya and Uganda. Mr. Mbugua’s claim his alleged arrest and detention in Uganda and his […]

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Court Adopts A Consent Judgement To Withdraw A Case Against The Government Of Uganda On Unlawful Eviction Without Compensation

The First Instance Division today adopted a consent judgment subject to amendment  to cite the relevant Court Rule applicable for discontinuation of the case against the Government of Uganda on the unlawful eviction of the Applicants from the Kibale Game Reserve/Forest Reserve without compensation. In addition, Court ordered the parties to file a copy of […]

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Court Hears Evidence On Tanzania Representatives To Eala Case

The East African Court of Justice Arusha, 18 February 2014, First Instance Division yesterday heard evidence from two witnesses of the Applicant (Anthony Calist Komu) on a matter concerning elections of representatives of the United Republic of Tanzania to the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA). The case was filed by Anthony Calist Komu, a member […]

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EAC Directors give evidence in Court over a former employee case

East African Court of Justice Arusha, 6 February 2014: The First Instance Division today heard evidence from the East African Community (EAC) Director of Human Resource and Administration, Mr. Joseph Ochwada and Acting Director of Finance, Mr. Juvenal Ndimurirwo, on a claim by a former employee Ms. Angella Amudo, a former project Accountant at the […]

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