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Condolence Of The Citizens Of East African Community (EAC) On The Assassination Of Hon. Ms. Hafsa Mossi, Other High-Profile Burundians, As Well As Ordinary Burundian Citizens, In The Republic Of Burundi

 We, the undersigned Burundian and Pan-African organizations, resident in the East African Community (EAC), convey our sincere condolences to you, to all the Members of the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA), and to the people of Burundi on the brutal and shocking assassination, on 13th July 2016, of your colleague, the Hon. Ms. Hafsa Mossi. […]

Pan African Lawyers’ Union (PALU) Condemns the Murder of an Advocate, his Client and their Driver, and Expresses Solidarity with the Law Society of Kenya (LSK) and the East Africa Law Society (EALS)

The Pan African Lawyers’ Union (PALU), the continental umbrella association for African lawyers and lawyers’ associations, sends its condolences in solidarity with the Law Society of Kenya (LSK) and the East Africa Law Society (EALS), for the brutal and senseless killing of their member, the late Mr. Willie Kimani, Advocate. PALU equally sends its condolences […]

PRESS RELEASE:Public Hearing of Reference No. 2 of 2015: East African Civil Society Organizations’ Forum (EACSOF) vs. The Attorney General of Burundi, the Commission électorale nationale indépendante (CENI) and the Secretary General of East African Community (EAC)

PALU wishes to inform its members and the general public that on Monday 13 June 2016, from 9:30 AM (EAT), a Public Hearing of the above-mentioned case will take place at the East African Court of Justice (EACJ), EAC Headquarters, 1st Floor, Africa Mashariki Road, in Arusha, Tanzania. The Applicant and the Respondents will present […]

COMMUNIQUÉ DE PRESSE: Audience publique de la Requête No. 2 de 2015 : Forum des Organisations de la Société civile de l’Afrique de l’Est (EACSOF) c. le Procureur Général du Burundi, la Commission Electorale Nationale Indépendante (CENI) et le Secrétaire Général de la Communauté Est-Africaine (CEA)

PALU souhaite informer ses membres et le grand public qu’une audience publique concernant l’affaire susmentionnée aura lieu ce lundi 13 juin 2016, à partir de 9:30 du matin (Heure EAT), à la Cour de Justice d’Afrique de l’Est (EACJ), sise au siège de la CEA, 1er étage, rue Africa Mashariki, à Arusha, Tanzanie. Le requérant […]