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African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights

Decisions on Communications by Article 5 Prohibition of Torture and Inhuman Treatment


Communication State Articles Outcome Date
603/16 Mrs. Ayatulla Alaa Hosny (represented by Dalia Lotfy) v. Arab Republic of Egypt - 603/16

Egypt

5, 6, 7 Withdrawn June 10 , 2019
656/17 Anas Ahmed Khalifa v. Egypt

Egypt

Articles: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 19 Lack of diligent prosecution Strike Out October 18 , 2018
319/06 Interights & Ditshwanelo v. The Republic of Botswana

Botswana

Articles: 1, 4, 5 Decided on merits June 28 , 2016
325/06 Organisation Mondiale Contre la Torture et Ligue de la Zone Afrique pour la Défense des Droits des Enfants et Elèves (pour le compte de Céline) vs République Démocratique du Congo

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Articles: 2, 4, 5, 7, 18 Decided on merits May 18 , 2016
427/12 SERAP (on behalf of Daniel Nsofor and Osayinwinde Agbomien) v Nigeria

Nigeria

Articles: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 Lack of diligent prosecution Strike Out March 31 , 2016
379/09 Monim Elgak, Osman Hummeida and Amir Suliman (represented by FIDH and OMCT) v Sudan

Sudan

Articles: 1, 5, 6, 9, 10, 12, 15, 16 Decided on merits March 10 , 2015
464/14 Uhuru Kenyatta and William Ruto (represented by Innocence Project Africa) v. Republic of Kenya

Kenya

Articles: 28, 20, 19, 16, 14, 12, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2 Withdrawn June 04 , 2014
275/03 Article 19 / Eritrea

Eritrea

Articles: 1, 3, 5, 6, 7, 9, 13, 18, 26 Decided on merits May 30 , 2007
239/01 Interights (on behalf of Jose Domingos Sikunda) / Namibia

Namibia

Articles: 4, 5, 12.4 Ruled inadmissible May 16 , 2002