Kenya’s anti-ICC protocol fails to find AU backers
Saturday January 31 2015
The International Criminal Court's building (ICC) in The Hague, Netherlands. Cases facing Deputy President William Ruto and journalist Joshua Sang are ongoing at the court. PHOTO | FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP
Kenya had been hoping to collect signatures from at least 15 of the AU’s 54-member states.
It had been counting on the votes of Tanzania, which hosts the African Court, Rwanda, with which it enjoys close relations, and Uganda, whose President Yoweri Museveni has become a critic of the ICC but no such support was forthcoming.