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Land and Maritime Boundary between Cameroon and Nigeria, Cameroon v Nigeria, Judgment, Preliminary Objections, [1998] ICJ Rep 275, ICGJ 64 (ICJ 1998), 11th June 1998, United Nations [UN]; International Court of Justice [ICJ]

Land and Maritime Boundary between Cameroon and Nigeria, Cameroon v Nigeria, Judgment, Preliminary Objections, [1998] ICJ Rep 275, ICGJ 64 (ICJ 1998), 11th June 1998, United Nations [UN]; International Court of Justice [ICJ]

From: Oxford Public International Law (http://opil.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2015. All Rights Reserved.date: 28 February 2020

Whether the Court has jurisdiction to hear the dispute, in light of Nigeria's preliminary objections that Cameroon violated its legal obligations to act in good faith in filing its Application and that the Lake Chad Basin Commission had exclusive competence to settle the boundary dispute in question.

Whether Cameroon's Application was admissible, considering Nigeria's preliminary objection that it involved the rights of third states and that it failed to meet a standard of adequacy as to the facts on which it was based, such that Nigeria had notice of the claim against it.

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