Women's Legal Aid Center (on behalf of Sophia Moto) / Tanzania - 243/01



For these reasons, the African Commission,

Finds the Republic of Tanzania in violation of Article 7.1.a;

Further, the African Commission urges the Government of the Republic of  Tanzania to ensure that its Courts apply its rules of procedure without fear or favour;

Urges the Government of the Republic of Tanzania to allow the complainant to be heard on her appeal.

Adopted at the 36th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights held from 23rd November to 7thDecember in Dakar, Senegal.