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|
|High Court of Lagos State of Nigeria||M.K.O. ABIOLA v. FELIX O. IJOMA (LD/422/70)  10 (02 December 1970);||02 Dec 1970||Injunction Frivolous, vexatious, nuisance proceedings Healthy environment EL High Court of Lagos...|
|High Court at Nairobi (Milimani Law Courts)||Wanaina Kenyanjui & 2 others v Andrew Ng’ang’a  eKLR (ELC Suit 214 of 2013); (29 October 2013);||29 Oct 2013||http://kenyalaw.org/caselaw/cases/view/91818 REPUBLIC OF KENYA IN THE ENVIRONMENTAL AND LAND COURT...|
|High Court General Division||Kapanda v Misanjo (Civil Appeal No. 90 of 2015)  MWHC 29 (30 January 2018);|| MWHC 29||30 Jan 2018||Headnote and Holding: The appellant in this matter claimed that the respondent had encroached...|