Arusha 03 November 2022: The African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights will begin its 67th Ordinary Session on Monday, 07 November 2022, at its seat in Arusha, Tanzania.
During the opening session, the new Deputy Registrar, Ms Grace Wakio Kakai, a national of Kenya, will be sworn in. She takes over from Mr Nouhou Diallo, a citizen of Burkina Faso, who has retired. Before being appointed to the post, Ms Kakai was the Head of the Legal Division of the African Court.
The Judges, among others, will examine a number of applications during the four-week session that will close on 02 December 2022.
The Court will deliver Judgments on 01 December from 10H00(EA Time) and will be live streamed via link:
NOTES FOR EDITORS:
1. The Seat of the Court is in Arusha, Tanzania.
2. The Court is composed of eleven Judges, nationals of Member States of the African Union elected in their individual capacity.
3. The Court meets four times a year in Ordinary Sessions and may hold Extra-Ordinary Sessions.
Further information on the Court can be obtained from the Court’s website at www.african-court.org.
For more comments:
Dr Robert Eno, Registrar
Tel: +255 2970430; 02970431; 02970432; 02970433; 02970434; 02970435
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