Archive | November, 2015

Court gives reasons for declining to grant interim orders to stop the process of recruitment of the EACJ Registrar in two cases

1st Matter East African Court of Justice Arusha, 25 November 2015: The First Instance Division on 11th November declined to grant interim orders in an Application filed by Alice Nijimbire from the Republic of Burundi in her case against the Secretariat for rejecting her request for dispensation to do interviews for the said position from […]

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Court allows Hon. Zziwa to give evidence in her case against the Secretary General

East African Court of Justice Arusha, 7 November 2015: The First Instance Division overruled the objections of the Secretary General blocking Hon. Zziwa from giving evidence in Court without seeking leave of the Assembly. This is her case versus the Secretary General alleging that the process of her removal from the Office of EALA Speaker […]

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EACJ Appellate Division delivers a Ruling on an Advisory Opinion requested by the EAC Council of Ministers

EACJ Appellate Division delivers a Ruling on an Advisory Opinion requested by the EAC Council of Ministers East African Court of Justice Arusha, 23 November 2015: The East African Court of Justice Appellate Division on 20th November 2015 gave an advisory opinion filed on 15th April 2015 by the Secretary General of the EAC on […]

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Court dismisses a case against Uganda and SG on the alleged failure to investigate business related to trafficking of military goods

East African Court of Justice Arusha, 5 November 2015: The First Instance Division dismissed a case filed by a Ugandan National Oscar Okaly Opuli against the Secretary General of the East African Community (1st Respondent) and the Republic of Uganda (2nd Respondent) alleging that the government of Uganda’s failure to investigate David Greenhugh and business […]

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Court hears a case against the Secretary General on expulsion of the Rwandan Citizens from Kagera region in Tanzania

East African Court of Justice Arusha, 3 November 2015: The First Instance Division yesterday heard a matter against the Secretary General of the East African Community for the alleged failure to take action in implementation of the Council’s directive to the two Partner States the United Republic of Tanzania and the Republic of Rwanda to […]

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