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The African Commission on Human and People's Rights says it is concerned by the rising conflicts in the continent - and wants the African Union to pay close attention. The African Union is holding its summit this week - expected to discuss the security situation on the continent For more News visit: http://www.sabc.co.za/news
witness.org | In a landmark ruling on February 4, 2010, the African Commission on Human and Peoples Rights condemned the expulsion of the Endorois people from their land in Kenya to make way for a wildlife reserve. The evidence before the Commission included accounts by the Endorois people packaged in the first, 9-minute video clip seen here. In 2007, "Rightful Place: Endorois Struggle for Justice", a 16-minute documentary on the community's plight, was produced. The material was published by international human rights organization, WITNESS, and its partner, CEMIRIDE (Kenya) and the documentary was made in collaboration with Minority Rights Group. Watch "Rightful Place" here: http://bit.ly/RightfulPlace.
The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights (the Court) is a continental court established by African countries to ensure protection of human and peoples' rights in Africa. It complements and reinforces the functions of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights.
In July, 1990, more than 300,000 people were forcibly evicted from their homes in the town of Maroko, Lagos State, Nigeria. Over the last 25 years, the Maroko community has sought recognition of and remedies to address the serious violations of domestic and international law that took place during the eviction and since. In 2008, the Maroko community, with the assistance of the Social and Economic Rights Action Centre, filed a case before the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights. This short film was created in October 2015 after the Complainants learned their case before the African Commission was to be heard. Because the Maroko Evictees were unable to travel to attend the hearing in Banjul, The Gambia, they created this film to share their stories. The Social and Economic Right...
South Africa's Commission of Inquiry into a multi-million dollar arms deal in 1999 has called its first witness. The Commission was set up to investigate allegations of fraud and corruption against senior politicians including President Jacob Zuma. Al Jazeera's Tania Page reports.
Jane Meriwas explains the main challenges Samburu indigenous women face in Kenya and the crucial role the Working Group on Indigenous Peoples play in the African Commission. Jane is a human right defender and member of the Samburu WomenTrust (SWT). IWGIA has worked in a partnership with SWT for many years promoting the rights of women and girls within Samburu communities.
A former Vice President of Uganda has joined the running for the top job at the African Union Commission. Specioza Wandera Kazibwe is the second female candidate in the race. Uganda says she's already won support from 14 countries in region - and from North Africa too. From Addis Ababa, CCTV's Coletta Wanjohi reports.
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