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Centre For Free Speech v Nigeria, Merits, Comm no 206/97, 26th ordinary session (1-15 November 1999), 13th Annual Activity Report (1999-2000), (2000) AHRLR 250 (ACHPR 1999), (2001) 8 IHRR 237, IHRL 199 (ACHPR 1999), 1999, African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights [ACHPR]

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Whether the arrests and detention of the four journalists violated Article 6 of the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights (‘African Charter’).

Whether the trial before the Military Tribunal breached the requirements set down in Articles 7 and 26 of the African Charter and Principle 5 of the UN Basic Principles on the Independence of the Judiciary.

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