2002

Eritrea State Report to the CRC

Published: 23/Dec/2002

Committee on the Rights of the Child Consideration of Reports Submitted by States Parties Under Article 44 of the Convention Initial reports of States parties due in 1996 Addendum Eritrea Download file: here (27 kb)

Zimbabwe: Update on citizenship, renunciation and passport issues (Nov 2002)

Published: 28/Nov/2002
Source: Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights (ZLHR)

We welcome, with great relief, General Notice 584 of 2002, as gazetted by the Minister of Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs on 22 November 2002. This seeks to clarify and declare the law relating to renunciation and proof of foreign…

General Notice 584 of 2002: Citizenship of Zimbabwe Act [Chapter 4:01]: Renunciation and Proof of Foreign Citizenship: Governing Rules

Published: 22/Nov/2002
Source: Zimbabwe Minister of Justice Legal and Parliamentary Affairs

IT is hereby notified, for public information, that Cabinet has approved the following clarification and declaration of the existing statutory rules governing the renunciation and proof of foreign citizenship. Section 9 of the Citizenship of Zimbabwe Act [Chapter 4:01] precludes…

State Report of Zambia to the CRC, 2002

Published: 19/Nov/2002
Source: UN Committee on the Rights of the Child

CRC/C/11/Add.25 Committee on the Rights of the Child Consideration of Reports Submitted by States Parties Under Article 44 of the Convention Initial reports of States parties due in 1994 Zambia Paragraphs 158-175 relate to the right to a name and…

Zimbabwe: Registrar General of Citizenship and Another v. Todd (SC 101/02)

Published: 13/Nov/2002
Source: Supreme Court of Zimbabwe

((58/02)) [2002] ZWSC 101 Civil Appeal No. 158/02 Judgment No. SC 101/02 CHIDYAUSIKU CJ: The first appellant refused to renew the respondent’s Zimbabwean passport because, according to him, the respondent had failed to renounce her entitlement to New Zealand citizenship,…

Nigeria rejects ICJ ruling on Bakassi

Published: 23/Oct/2002
Source: PANA

Abuja- Nigeria (PANA) — Nigeria Wednesday rejected the 10 October judgement by the International Court of Justice (ICJ) granting sovereignty of the disputed Bakassi peninsula to Cameroon and urged UN Secretary General Kofi Annan to mediate in the dispute. In…