Archive | May, 2014

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Court declines to grant interim orders on the removal of EALA Speaker and dismissed the Application

East African Court of Justice Arusha, 28 May 2014:The First Instance Division today declined to grant  interim injunctions sought in the Applications filed by Hon. Margareth Nantongo Zziwa, Speaker of the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) and Mbidde Foundation Limited (Applicants) against the Secretary General of the East African Community and the Attorney General of […]

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Republic of Burundi sued by a citizen over land dispute

East African Court of Justice Arusha, 23 May 2014:The First Instance Division today heard a matter filed by   a Burundi Citizen Mr. Masenge Venant (Applicant) against the Attorney General of the Republic of Burundi (Respondent) seeking declarations from the Court that the acquiring and using of land property of Kizina by the government of Burundi […]

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EACJ restrains EALA from deliberating the removal of the Speaker pending its ruling

East African Court of Justice Arusha, 9May 2014: The First Instance Division  in its interim ordered EALA to maintain status quo of the Speaker and restrained it from deliberating on the matter of the removal of the Speaker pending the delivery of its ruling on 29th May 2014. The order was made after hearing of […]

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EACJ 6th Quarter sessions resume

East African Court of Justice Arusha, 28th April 2014: The Court’s quarter sessions started with the Taxation ruling of Alcon International Limited (Appellant) versus the Standard Chartered Bank Uganda and Others (Respondents).    In the Ruling, the Court taxed a bill of costs Total to $22,884 to be paid by the Respondents to the Appellant as it […]

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