ethics

By IndepthAfrica
In Analysis
May 29th, 2014
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Human rights need God because three ingredients are critical to their validity: universal moral norms, human dignity, and their “trump card” status. These ingredients are found most vividly in religions grounded in the revelations of God. They are also rooted in reason, but reason itself points to Go...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 3rd, 2012
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Kojo Tamakloe Every day I assess what Ghanaians think by way of reading through the websites . One thing I notice is the NPP and its ardent supporters “seeming” hatred for dictatorship. When Dr Nkrumahs name comes up they will write about him being an autocrat. By definition an autocracy “is a system...
By benim
In Analysis
Aug 26th, 2011
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The word profess means to avow or lay claim to some expertise. Hence, we have professors who are university dons with specialist knowledge in particular fields of academic endeavour. The Concise Oxford Dictionary (11th Edition 2006) defines a professional as a person having impressive competence in a...
By benim
In Conflict/Tragedy
Apr 3rd, 2011
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At least one person was killed and several wounded early Sunday when forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi shelled a building in the rebel-held city of Misrata, a resident told Reuters. The shelling hit a building which was previously being used to treat the wounded from the fighting in Misra...
By benim
In Libya
Apr 3rd, 2011
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Benghazi – Airstrikes intended to thwart Muammar Gaddafi’s forces killed 13 rebel fighters in eastern Libya instead, the opposition said Saturday, but they described it as an “unfortunate accident” and stressed it did not diminish their support for the international air campai...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Feb 2nd, 2011
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One of the co-accused in the Anni Dewani murder case was expected to apply for bail in a Cape Town court on Wednesday, the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) said. “The courts were approached by the legal representative for Mr [Mziwamadoda] Qwabe and a new date was set up for a bail hearing,&...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Jan 23rd, 2011
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Anni Dewani murder Shrien Dewani leaves Southmead police station in Bristol after reporting for bail. He could not attend an extradition hearing in London last week due to ill health. Photograph: Ben Birchall/PA The family of the British businessman accused of arranging his wife’s murder during...
By benim
In News
Jan 20th, 2011
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Top Cape Town lawyer Taswell Papier has been engaged to assist the legal team of honeymoon murder accused Shrien Dewani. Papier has previously been honoured as a Western Cape “hero” by then-premier Ebrahim Rasool and has been named the global lawyer of the year in 2006. When the Cape Times contacted ...
By benim
In News
Jan 18th, 2011
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South Africa’s chief of police has claimed that his detectives have uncovered a motive which explains why British businessman Shrien Dewani allegedly killed his bride while on honeymoon in Cape Town. General Bheki Cele told the country’s e.tv news channel that his officers now know why Mr Dewani comm...
By benim
In Europe
Jan 18th, 2011
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Shrien Dewani, the English millionaire accused of ordering his wife Anni’s “honeymoon murder” in Cape Town last November, may return to South Africa voluntarily if he is granted bail “up to the date of his final appeal”. In an interview to be broadcast on BBC Radio One’s Inside Out West at 7.30pm ton...