Southern Africa: Regional Lawyers Stand Up for Justice
Lawyers and their organisations continue in the forefront of Africa's democratic struggles - that much was clear from this year's conference of the SADC Lawyers Association, held… Read more »
Uganda: Costly Lesson for Tabloid That Picked On a Chief Justice
Not a good idea to defame a Chief Justice, even one that has retired. Read more »
June 06, 2016
Africa: Has Habre Trial Provided Legal Blueprint?
The verdict has been handed down - former Chadian dictator Hissene Habré is guilty of crimes against humanity. However, Legalbrief reports that the jury is still out on… Read more »
December 21, 2015
Central Africa: Region Under Threat Over Third-Term Bids
Legalbrief reports that Rwanda's referendum to decide whether President Paul Kagame should stand for re-election for a third term has brought the issue back into the spotlight as a… Read more »
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