Darfur Relief and Documentation Centre / Sudan - 310/05


Decision of the Commission

81. It must be reiterated that the African Charter provides that all the requirements in Article 56 must be fulfilled before a communication will be declared admissible by the African Commission. The Commission holds that the provisions of sub-Articles 56(5) and 56(6) of Article 56 have not been fulfilled by the complainant.

82. In view of the above, the African Commission decides:

1) to declare the communication inadmissible;

2) to transmit its decision to the parties;

3) to publish this decision in its 27th Activity Report.

Done in Banjul, The Gambia during the 46th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights held from 11th – 25th November 2009.