Africa Wins At The Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot World Finals 2019

The team representing Africa wins a runner-up position at the Manfred Lachs Moot Court Competition held at the NASA Headquarters on the sidelines of the International Astronautical Congress 2019 in Washington, D.C.

Representing Africa were students from the International Law Students Association (ILSA) of the University of Calabar, Nigeria: Ebruka Nelly-Helen Neji, and Ushie Augustine Eneji. They competed against the winners of the European Regional Rounds comprising of Katja Grunfeld and Iva Ramus from the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia.

The team from Africa on Tuesday triumphed over their challengers from North Africa represented by the McGill University team during the Semil Final rounds of the global contest to book a spot in the finals.