The inter campus moot competition 2015 selection round for the African moot competition was held on the 17th and the 18th of June 2015 at the University of Nairobi, Mombasa Campus. The inter campus competition is organized annually by the school of law but this year the competition was used as a qualification/selection round for the upcoming 24th African Human Rights Moot Competition to be held in Lusaka, Zambia.
Parklands Campus, entered two teams composed of:
- Mr. leon ndekei
- Ms. cynthia amutete
- Ms. cecilia isohi
- Ms. lelei cheruto
Mombasa Campus entered two teams composed of
- Mr Wanjiku George Mwaura
- Ms Koech Ivy Chepngeno
- Ms Waiyaki Grace Nungari
- Mr. Ngombo Steven Kithi
The Semi finals tooks place on 17th and 18th June 2015 .The oral rounds consisted of four preliminary rounds which were also the semi finals on the first day. They were held at the School of Law Mombasa. Each team argued before a bench of two practicing advocates as an applicant and then as a respondent. The scores from the two rounds for both oralists of each team were combined with the memorial scores to determine the two teams out of the four that would progress to the finals.
The finals were held on the 18th June 2015 at the Mombasa Law Courts, High Court 1. The event was presided over by two incumbent High Court Judges. The finals involved one round of oral arguments in which each oralist had 30 Minutes to submit. The winning team was selected on the basis of the aggregate score of the oralists from the two judges to determine the best team. The winning team that is to represent the University of Nairobi at the upcoming 24th African Human Rights Moot Competition comprises of
- CECILIA ISOHI
- LELEI CHERUTO.
We commend the two students for their outstanding performance and wish them the very best in Lusaka Zambia.
To be held in Lusaka, Zambia