The Human Rights Law Index is a collection of international treaties and case law from African courts on topics relating to human rights. The case selection aims to provide a snapshot of human rights law in a country, as well as within the African Union. The index currently covers over 1000 documents.
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|Supreme Court||RICHARD IGAGO V. THE STATE (CITATION: (1999)10-12 S.C 84.) NGSC 17 (Supreme Court) (CITATION: (1999)10-12 S.C 84.)  NGSC 1 (02 December 1999);||03 Dec 1999||HR Death penalty Supreme Court 02 December 1999 SUPREME COURT OF NIGERIA FRIDAY CORAM...|
|Court of Appeal||WIKE V. ICHEONWO (CA/PH/EP/65/99) NGCA 22 (Court of Appeal)||07 Mar 1999||Court of Appeal 06 March 1999 IN THE COURT OF APPEAL (PORT HARCOURT JUDICIAL DIVISION) OTHER...|
|Supreme Court||ATTORNEY-GENERAL OF THE FEDERATION v. GUARDIAN NEWSPAPERS & 5 OTHERS (SC 4/1996)  1 (28 May 1999);||28 May 1999||IN THE SUPREME COURT OF NIGERIA ON FRIDAY, THE 28TH DAY OF MAY 1999 SC 4/1996 BETWEEN ATTORNEY-...|
|Court of Appeal||SAMUEL ETSU LANTO V. HON. U. J. WOWO & 16 ORS (CA/A/EPLG/4/99)  23 (01 March 1999);||01 Mar 1999||Court of Appeal 01 March 1999 In The Court of Appeal (Abuja Judicial Division) On Monday, the 1st...|
|Court of Appeal||CHIEF EMMA ONUORAH EMESIM V. HON. CALISTA NWACHUKWU (MRS.) & 9 others (CA/E/5M/99)  24 (04 March 1999);||04 Mar 1999||Court of Appeal 04 March 1999 In The Court of Appeal (Enugu Judicial Division) On Thursday, the...|