The Human Rights Law Index is a collection of international treaties and case law from African courts on topics relating to human rights. The case selection aims to provide a snapshot of human rights law in a country, as well as within the African Union. The index currently covers over 1000 documents.
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|Court||Title||Case citation (MNC)||Judgement Date||Summary|
|Court of Appeal||Abia State Government v Hon. Nwoko (CA/A/19/2012) NGCA 93 (23 March 2016) (CA/A/19/2012)  NGCA 93 (22 March 2016);||22 Mar 2016||CL Jurisdiction Behaviour of Legal Practitioner Specific Performance Contract Law – payment of...|
|Supreme Court||Aboagye and Others v Attorney General and Another (J4/2/2014)  GHASC 67 (24 February 2016);|| GHASC 67||24 Feb 2016||Flynote: HR Work Workers CL Contract of Employment Permanent Employment Absence of Written...|
|High Court at Nairobi (Milimani Law Courts)||MASLOW AGENCIES LTD v TOB COHEN  eKLR (Civil Case 646 of 2006); (27 July 2006);||27 Jul 2006||http://kenyalaw.org/caselaw/cases/view/31819 REPUBLIC OF KENYA IN THE HIGH COURT OF KENYA AT...|
|Commercial Court of Uganda||Portland International (PTY) Ltd v Sembule Steel Mills Ltd & 2 Ors (CIVIL SUIT NO. 141 OF 2014)  UGCOMMC 118 (3 October 2017);|| UGCOMMC 118||03 Oct 2017||Flynote: CL Jurisdiction Exclusive Jurisdiction Agreement Contract Formation Breach of Contract...|
|Court of Appeal of Tanzania||Tanzania Sewing Machine Co. Ltd v Njake Enterprises Ltd (Civil Appeal No. 15 of 2016)  TZCA 15; (23 October 2016)|| TZCA 15||23 Oct 2016||CL Property Have his cause heard (fair trial) Loan Agreement Breach of Contract The matter...|