Ogiek community win forced eviction case against Kenya in African Court - The Standard

The Government has suffered a major blow in its bid to kick out the Ogiek community from the expansive Mau Forest after the African Court ruled it had infringed on their rights. The court yesterday found Kenya had breached its agreement with other ...

Hunter-gatherers win battle against Kenya government - News24

Nairobi - The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights on Friday ruled the Kenyan government had violated the rights and freedoms of the Ogiek hunter-gatherer people by driving them out of their ancestral lands. The court ordered the government "to ...

Kenya: African Court Rules Kenya Violates Forest People's Land Rights - AllAfrica.com

Nairobi — Kenya has violated the forest-dwelling Ogiek people's rights to land, religion, culture, development and non-discrimination, the African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights ruled on Friday, in its first decision on indigenous people's rights.

African court to deliver judgment on Kenya's Mau eviction case - News Ghana

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights (AfCHPR) will Friday deliver judgment in the case pitting the Ogiek community against the Kenyan government over former's eviction from Mau forest. According to a statement issued here on Thursday by ...

Amnesty International hails African Court on Ogiek ruling - KFM

Amnesty International has hailed the African Court ruling on the Ogiek case saying it gives hope to indigenous peoples everywhere. The African Court on Human and Peoples Rights ruled yesterday that the Kenyan government violated the rights of the ...