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Tanzania: Lawyer Files Case Seeking 'Right to Advertise Services'

All Africa 29 Sep 2021
Dar es Salaam -- Iringa-based lawyer has filed a case challenging laws that bar attorneys from advertising and marketing their legal services to the general public ....
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Witch-hunt murders surge in Democratic Republic of Congo

The Observer 28 Sep 2021
Eight women have reportedly been burned to death or lynched in three districts in South Kivu province this month ...It’s false ... Witchcraft used as excuse for violence against older women in Tanzania . Marishka Van Steenbergen ... Muhindo Cikwanine, a lawyer and expert in parliamentary law, said the solution was to “outlaw these charlatans’ prayer rooms” ... .
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Tanzania’s jailed opposition leader hires international lawyer to bolster defense

Anadolu Agency 21 Sep 2021
Tanzania’s imprisoned opposition leader has enlisted a renowned international lawyer to strengthen his legal team ... However, Amsterdam asserted that Mbowe’s legal team “will ensure there are consequences for the Hassan regime for this egregious violation of Tanzania’s international commitments.”.
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Lawyers claim govt 'interference' in Tanzania opposition leader's case

Urdu Point 13 Aug 2021
.Lawyers for the leader of Tanzania's main opposition party on Friday accused the government of judicial "interference" and called for terrorism charges against him to be dismissed. Dar es Salaam, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 13th Aug, 2021 ) .Lawyers for the leader of ...
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Forty lawyers equipped to represent Indigent Applicants

Business Ghana 11 Aug 2021
The three-day training at Arusha, Tanzania equipped the lawyers with the African Court's judicial and operational aspects and also updated the lawyers on the legal aid scheme. It was organised by the African Court in collaboration with the European Union, which forms the fourth batch of lawyers to be trained since 2017.
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Serbia ‘Misused’ Money Laundering Laws to Target Critics, Reuters Reports

Balkan Insight 06 Aug 2021
... money laundering and terrorism financing to get banks to hand over data on critical journalists, NGOs and lawyers ... According to Reuters, in Uganda, Serbia, India, Tanzania, and Nigeria, the legislation was “used by authorities to investigate journalists, NGO workers, and lawyers”.
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Assist Courts to administer justice – African Court charge Lawyers

Ghana News Agency 05 Aug 2021
Justice Aboud stated at the opening of the fourth training of lawyers who represent Indigent Applicants, at a three-day workshop in Arusha, Tanzania. It was organised by the African Court in collaboration with the European Union and is been attended by over 40 lawyers.
photo: AP / Christophe Ena
Laurent Bayon, one of Felicien Kabuga's French lawyers, wears a mask in the courtroom Wednesday, May 20, 2020 in Paris
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Rwandan 'genocide financier' unfit for trial: lawyers

Manila Standard Today 10 May 2021
Lawyers representing the alleged financier of the 1994 Rwandan genocide, Felicien Kabuga, have requested that charges against him be dropped on the grounds he is unfit for trial. In a May 6 filing to the UN court's branch in Tanzania, lawyer Emmanuel Altit said that medical reports prove that his 84-year-old client could not withstand trial.
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Rwandan 'genocide financier' unfit for trial, say lawyers

The National 09 May 2021
Lawyers representing the alleged financier of the 1994 Rwandan genocide, Felicien Kabuga, have requested that charges against him be dropped on the grounds he is unfit for trial. In a May 6 filing to the UN court's branch in Tanzania, lawyer Emmanuel Altit said that medical reports prove that his 84-year-old client could not withstand trial.
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EA Lawyers Urge New Tanzania Regime to Contain Covid-19

All Africa 31 Mar 2021
Lawyers under the East Africa Law Society have urged the new leadership in Tanzania to combat the deadly Covid-19 pandemic ....
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Tanzania’s Covid-sceptic leader John Magufuli dies from heart disease

The Irish Times 18 Mar 2021
Tanzania’s leadership faced calls for a smooth succession on Thursday after president John Magufuli, Africa’s most vehement coronavirus sceptic, died from heart disease following an 18-day absence from public life that drew speculation about his health ... “It has been a horrendous 5 years in #Tanzania,” tweeted Tanzanian lawyer Fatma Karume.
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Tanzania's COVID skeptic leader Magufuli dies of heart disease

The Jerusalem Post 18 Mar 2021
A source who advises businesses operating in Tanzania said “The next 48 hours are crucial ... As has been the case throughout the pandemic in Tanzania, many people were not wearing face masks ... "It has been a horrendous 5 years in #Tanzania," tweeted Tanzanian lawyer Fatma Karume. .
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Tanzania's COVID sceptic leader Magufuli dies of heart disease

Yahoo Daily News 18 Mar 2021
A source who advises businesses operating in Tanzania said “The next 48 hours are crucial ... As has been the case throughout the pandemic in Tanzania, many people were not wearing face masks ... "It has been a horrendous 5 years in #Tanzania," tweeted Tanzanian lawyer Fatma Karume.
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