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Judge Akua Kuenyehia: First Vice President

Nkiru Nzegwu


This is a profile of Judge Akua Kuenyehia who was elected for a nine-year term from the African Group of States, and is assigned to the Pre-Trial Division. Prior to her appointment to the International Criminal Court at The Hague (ICC), It focuses on her legal and professional qualifications that prepared her for the position she now occupies.


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JENdA: A Journal of Culture and African Women Studies. ISSN: 1530-5686 (online).
Editors: Nkiru Nzegwu; Book Editor: Mary Dillard.

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