Brief Facts The Nubian community in Kenya has been subject to the persistent denial of their civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, as they are not considered citizens of Kenya, even though they have lived in the country for more than a century. This denial of citizenship notably deprives them of access to employment […]
IHRDA through its theme “defend” is providing legal representation for victims of human rights violations before the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights (African Commission). IHRDA also represents victims at domestic level and sub – regional judicial bodies.
Please find below the list of communications we have pending before the African Commission.
The Tudun Wada community in Abuja faces possible eviction after an Abuja High Court ruling that the Right to Housing cannot be enforced in Nigeria until a specific law is passed by parliament to that effect. In a decision delivered on 16th December 2010, the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) ruled the […]