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||Falke v Billiri Local Governemnt Council and Others (CA/J/164/2013) NGCA 34 (20 May 2016) (CA/J/164/2013)  NGCA 34 (19 May 2016);||19 May 2016||CL Injunction Title to Property Burden of Proof Court of Appeal 19 May 2016 The case concerned an...|
|Court of Appeal||Zamfara State Government of Nigeria and Others v Ecobank Nigeria Ltd and Others (CA/L/1025M/2015) NGCA 40 (25 February 2016) (CA/L/1025M/2015)  NGCA 40 (24 February 2016);||24 Feb 2016||CL Injunction Stay of Execution Court of Appeal 24 February 2016 The court determined the...|
|High Court General Division||Kabaghe and Others v Registered Trustees of the Seventh Day Adventist Church and Another (44 of 2013)  MWHC 460 (08 February 2016);|| MWHC 460||08 Feb 2016||Headnote and Holding: Flynote tags: Declaratory Relief Injunction Indigenous knowledge and...|
|High Court General Division||Mberenga v Destone Germany aka Group Village Headman Mberenga and Others (Order) (Land Cause No. 199 of 2016)  MWHC 655 (12 December 2016);|| MWHC 655||12 Dec 2016||Headnote and Holding: The court considered an application for the continuation of an...|
|High Court at Mombasa||Republic v Principal Magistrate Lamu Magistrate’s Court & another ex parte Kenya Forest Service  eKLR (Judicial Review Application 54 of 2015); (07 June 2016);||07 Jun 2016||http://kenyalaw.org/caselaw/cases/view/122920 REPUBLIC OF KENYA HIGH COURT OF KENYA AT MOMBASA...|