App. 006/2012_ African Commission vs Republic of Kenya

African Commission of Human and Peoples’ Rights vs Republic of Kenya On July 12th, 2012, the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights (the Applicant or the Commission) filed before the African Court of Human and Peoples’ Rights (the ACHPR or the the Court) an application instituting proceedings against the Republic of Kenya for alleged […]

Kiprono Kosgey Case

The Prosecutor vs Henry Kiprono Kosgey On March 31st, 2010, the Pre-Trial Chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC) responded favourably to the Prosecutor’s request to open an investigation into the situation in the Republic of Kenya in relation to the 2007-2008 post-election violence in that country. Indeed, general elections were held in Kenya in […]

Ruto and Sang Case

The Prosecutor vs William Ruto and Joshua Sang On March 31st, 2010, the Pre-Trial Chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC) responded favourably to the Prosecutor’s request to open an investigation into the situation in the Republic of Kenya in relation to the 2007-2008 post-election violence in that country. Indeed, general elections were held in […]

161- Maritime Delimitation in the Indian Ocean (Somalia vs Kenya)

161- Maritime Delimitation in the Indian Ocean (Somalia vs Kenya) On August 28th 2014, Somalia filed before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) an application instituting proceedings against Kenya concerning the establishment of a single maritime boundary in the Indian Ocean between the two countries, delimiting the territorial sea, the exclusive economic zone (EEZ) and […]