Gabriel Shumba v. Zimbabwe - 288/04



194. In view of the above, the African Commission finds that the Respondent State is in violation of Article 5 of the African Charter. The African Commission recommends that the Respondent State:

1. Pay adequate compensation to the Victim for the torture and trauma caused.

2. That an inquiry and investigation be carried out to bring those who perpetrated the violations to justice.

3. Report on the implementation of these recommendations within three months from the date of notification.

Done in Banjul, The Gambia, at the 51st Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, from 18 April - 2 May 2012.