- The Reference herein is dated 8th December 2010 and was filed in Court on 10th December 2010.
- The Applicant, African Network for Animal Welfare (hereinafter “ANAW”) has described itself as a Charitable Pan-African animal welfare and community-centred organization registered as a Non-Governmental Organisation in Kenya and was registered as such on 21st June 2006. It is represented in these proceedings by Mr. Saitabao Kanchory Mbalelo, an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya and whose address for service was previously Odyssey Plaza, Ist Floor, Mukoma Road, South B, P. O. Box 23746 – 00100, Nairobi, Kenya but now said to be c/o Kanchory & Co Advocates, Upper Hill Gardens, Block C – 18, 3rd Ngong Avenue, PO. Box 23746 – 00100, Nairobi, Kenya.
- The Respondent is the Attorney General of the United Republic of Tanzania sued as such on behalf of the latter, a Partner State within the meaning of Articles 1 and 3 of the Treaty for the Establishment of the East African Community (hereinafter, “the Treaty” and “the EAC”, respectively).
- In the proceedings before us, he was represented by Mr. Gabriel Pascal Malata, Principal State Attorney, Ms. Stella Machoke, Senior State Attorney and Mr. Theophilo Alexander, Advocate.The address of service for the Respondent has been given as Attorney General’s Chambers, Kivukoni Front, P.O. Box 9050, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.