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|
|Supreme Court||JARMAKANI TRANSPORT LTD V. KALLA (FSC 132/1963; LD/98/61)||04 Mar 1965||Supreme Court 04 March 1965 IN THE SUPREME COURT OF NIGERIA CITATION:  ANLR 80 CORAM...|
|Supreme Court||Ogugua Ukwa & Ors v. Awka Local Council & Ors (SC. 633/1964)  NGSC 54 (19 November 1965);||19 Nov 1965||Supreme Court 18 November 1965 In The Supreme Court of Nigeria On Friday, the 19th day of November...|
|Court of Appeal of Zambia||Saluwema v The People ()  ZMCA 1 (17 February 1965);|| ZMCA 1||17 Feb 1965||Flynote and Headnote  Criminal Procedure- Charges- date of death in charge of manslaughter...|