Case Number APPLICATION NO. 1 OF 2008
Summary

The genesis of the present Application for this Court’s Advisory Opinion was traced to a before us to a dilemma being faced by the Council of Ministers, (hereinafter referred to as “the Council”) regarding:-

(a) The Application of the Principle of variable geometry as provided in the
Treaty for the Establishment of the East African Community (hereinafter
‘the Treaty’); and

(b) The Application of the Principle of variable geometry vis-à-vis the
requirement for consensus in decision-making.

Respondent
Complainant
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CountriesEast African Community
Keyword
Treaty Article

First Instance Judgment

VerdictConclusion: In conclusion we answer issues (i) and (ii) in the affirmative and issue (iii) in the negative. We advise accordingly.
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Appeal Judgment

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