A note written by Professor of Law, Dr. Philip C. Aka. This note introduces a landmark case decision involving an eviction notice from ancestral land that the Kenyan government served on the Ogiek, a community of hunters and gatherers, who live on the land they were asked to vacate.
Dr. Philip C. Aka, S.J.D., LL.M., Ph.D., J.D., Professor of Law, International University of Sarajevo; Professor of Political Science, Chicago State University. Distinguished Professor of Law, Political Science, & Author of Human Rights in Nigeria’s External Affairs: Building the Record of a Moral Superpower. Dr. Aka recently won the 2017 Cecil B. Currey Book Prize from the Association of Global South Studies (AGSS) for his recent publication.