Case Law/Jurisprudence


 The Southern African Legal Information Institute (SAFLII) collects and publishes legal materials from Southern and Eastern Africa for free online access.

Our current collection includes superior court judgments from Botswana, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe. Our recent additions include a full consolidated collection of Uganda legislation and Lesotho caselaw. Currently in preparation: Lesotho, Zambia, Namibia and Uganda judgments, as well as Uganda subsidiary legislation.

Recueil Africain des Décisions des Droits Humains rassemble des décisions relatives aux droits humains en Afrique. Il reproduit le texte intégral des décisions rendues par les organes des traités des Nations Unies pour l'application des droits humains sur le continent, la Commission Africaine des Droits de l'Homme et des Peuples, et les tribunaux nationaux des pays africains. Le contenu du Recueil est entièrement indexé pour en faciliter l'utilisation.

 The Commonwealth Legal Information Institute (CommonLII) aims to provide one central Internet location from which it is possible to search core legal information from all Commonwealth countries.  

The African Human Rights Law Reports contains legal decisions of relevance to human rights law in Africa. These include selected domestic decisions from the whole continent, as well as the decisions of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights and the United Nations treaty bodies, dealing with African countries. The Reports are fully indexed, to facilitate access and make research easy.




LAWAFRICA  provides summaries of the latest cases from East Africa (eg Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda). Subcriptions to Law Africa Reports and the East Africa Law Reports are availalbe through this website