Tag Archive: Anudo

African Court Delivers a Landmark Decision on Statelessness

Published: 6/May/2018
Source: African Legal Information Institute (AfricanLII)

By Carmel Rickard IN what is being hailed as a “monumental” decision for the continent, the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights has ruled that Tanzania arbitrarily deprived a man of his Tanzanian nationality. The judgment, likely to affect…

African Court Decides First Case on Right to a Nationality

Published: 3/Apr/2018
Source: International Justice Resource Center

Last week, the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights (AfCHPR) published its first ruling related to the right to nationality in the case of Anudo Ochieng Anudo v. Republic of Tanzania, stating that Tanzania violated Anudo Ochieng Anudo’s right…

Tanzania: Deported Man Claims Tanzanian Citizenship

Published: 2/Apr/2018
Source: Tanzania Daily News

By Deus Ngowi Arusha — THE African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights (AfCHPR) has ordered Government of Tanzania to amend its legislation to provide individuals with judicial remedies in the event of any dispute over their citizenship. The Court…

‘Stateless’ man unwanted by Kenya and Tanzania wins court case

Published: 31/Mar/2018
Source: The Nation (Nairobi)

By Philip Muyanga The African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights has ruled that Tanzania violated the rights of its citizen who has been living in a ‘no-man’s land’ on the Kenyan border since 2014. Read further: https://nairobinews.nation.co.ke/news/stateless-man-wins-court-case/

Anudo Ochieng Anudo v. United Republic of Tanzania, App. No. 012/2015

Published: 22/Mar/2018
Source: African Court of Human and Peoples' Rights

Official summary of the facts 1. The Applicant is a citizen of the United Republic of Tanzania and Director General of an NGO named “Tanzania Human for People Rights”. . 2. He sent an email to the Court on 24…

Tanzania: Former Country Director of NGO Stateless

Published: 12/Sep/2016
Source: The Citizen (Dar es Salaam)

Musoma — Former Country Director of Ped World Organisation Anudo Ochieng’ Anudo is stranded at no-man’s land on the Tanzania-Kenya border at Sirari. Mr Anudo insists he was born of Tanzanian parents and lived and worked in Manyara Region for…

Tanzania: Parents of ‘stateless’ man told to lodge appeal

Published: 12/Nov/2014
Source: The Citizen (Dar es Salaam)

By Beldina Nyakeke,The Citizen Correspondent Musoma. Parents of the man at the centre of a nationality dispute have been told to lodge an appeal with the Butiama district authorities for the matter to be heard. The parents are querying a…