Communication on alleged wrongful detention and torture (dated 4th March 1992).

Final Decision

1. The African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights, established under Article 30 of the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights;
2. Meeting at its 13th Ordinary Session, from 29th March to 7th April 1993 in Banjul, The Gambia;
3. Considering Articles 55 and 56 para. 7;



Declares to declare the communication of Amnesty International against the Republic of Tunisia inadmissible pursuant to the relevant provisions of Article 56 para. 7 which stipulate that the communications submitted within the framework of Part II, Chapter III of the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights should necessarily “not deal with cases which have been settled in accordance with the principles of the Charter of the United Nations or the Charter of the Organisation of African Unity or the provisions of the present Charter”.