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Look Ahead Housing & Care Ltd v Akinde - Finding of race discrimination overruled as not supported by the evidence [2008] EAT

Mrs Akinde was dismissed from her post as a night hostel worker after abusing a resident. An employment tribunal upheld her complaint of race discrimination. Look Ahead appealed.

The EAT reviewed the evidence and found that the tribunal's conclusions simply did not reflect it. The EAT also found there was no reasoning to explain why the tribunal rejected clear evidence of non-discriminatory reasons for Mrs Akinde's dismissal.

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