East Africa 2013-14

About

The Price Media Law Moot Court Competition held its first ever East Africa Regional Rounds in Nairobi, Kenya from 29th January – 1st February, 2014. The Competition was hosted by the University of Nairobi School of Law and had eleven teams from four East African countries – Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda – participate.
The semi-finals and finals were held at the Supreme Court of Kenya. The finals, between the University of Nairobi Law School, Kenya and Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia, were presided over by the Deputy Chief Justice of Kenya, Lady Justice Kalpana Rawal. The University of Nairobi School of Law emerged the winner of the Regional Rounds.

Results

Overall Winner:

University of Nairobi School of Law, Kenya

Overall Runner-up:

Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia

Best Memorials:

University of Nairobi School of Law, Kenya

Best Memorials – Runner-up:

Moi University, Eldoret, Kenya

Uganda Christian University, Mukono, Uganda

Best Oralist:

Mr James Mbugua, University of Nairobi School of Law, Kenya

Best Oralist – Runner-up:

Ms Diana Njunge, Catholic University of Eastern Africa, Nairobi, Kenya

Other qualifying teams:

Moi University, Eldoret, Kenya
Makerere Law School, Kampala, Uganda

Other participating teams:

Catholic University of Eastern Africa, Kenya
Uganda Christian University, Uganda
The Kenya School of Law, Kenya
Strathmore University, Kenya
Kabarak University, Kenya
Arbaminch University, Ethiopia
Ruaha University College, Tanzania

Judges

SAM ALOSA, Lecturer, University of Nairobi School of Law.

JOMO NYARIBO, A practicing lawyer, he is a partner at Muthaura, Mugambi, Ayugi and Njonjo Advocates, a full service firm which provides a broad range of corporate and commercial legal services.

STEPHANIE MUCHAI, Practicing lawyer.

GEOFFREY IMENDE, A practicing lawyer, he is the Deputy Managing Partner, Mohammed Muigai Advocates.

ERIK KIVUVA, Practicing lawyer.

ATTIYA WARRIS, lecturer, University of Nairobi

TOM KABAU, Senior lecturer at Africa Nazarene University School of Law.

Justice KALPANA RAWAL, Deputy Chief Justice of Kenya.

MARY KINYANJUI, Practicing lawyer.

CHARLES MWONGELA, Practicing lawyer.