Responding to statements made this week by officials of the Zambian Government demanding the return of Henry Banda, the son of former President Rupiah Banda, lawyer Robert Amsterdam has criticised a fundamental lack of credibility to the state’s case given its irregular and unlawful abuse of process.
The head of the Genocide Fugitive Tracking Unit, Jean Bosco Siboyintore disclosed that Mukeshimana deportation from USA to Rwanda is a success to the Rwandan Justice. “Now Mukeshimana is in 1930 Kigali Prison,”Siboyintore confirmed Siboyintore. “We have been following Mukeshimana. She flew out of the country in 2005 aware that Gacaca would start. In December [...]
(InformAfrica) — Botswana labour unions have asked a court to force the government to reinstate nearly 2,600 public services workers fired during the country’s first national strike in April, an official said Friday.
(InformAfrica) — A Tunis court on Monday postponed until October 10 two trials of associates of Tunisia’s ousted president Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali, concerning trafficking in visas and in archeological treasures.
(InformAfrica) — The trial of Rwandan opposition figure Victoire Ingabire, an outspoken critic of the country’s leadership and charged with fomenting insecurity and promoting ethnic divisions, opens here Monday.
(InformAfrica) — Two half-brothers of Togolese President Faure Gnassingbe along with 30 others appeared in court for the first time Thursday over an alleged 2009 coup plot, but the case was immediately suspended.
(InformAfrica) — Former Congolese militia leader Thomas Lubanga proclaimed his innocence Friday before the world crimes court’s first trial where he faces war crimes charges for recruiting child soldiers.
(InformAfrica) — The trial of a local driver who works for the United Nations mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo, accused of illegally trying to export minerals, has begun, a judicial official said Tuesday.
(InformAfrica) — A Mauritanian court will rule in the case of nine anti-slavery activists accused of “rebellion” on August 22, a judicial source said on Thursday.