International Criminal Court

By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 27th, 2014
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I am getting a little jittery over the repeated delays, postponements and all the backpedalling talk about “false evidence” and “lying witnesses” in the Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta International Criminal court trial. I don’t want to say I smell a rat but I feel like I am getting a whiff. Is the stage being...
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Jan 6th, 2014
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By Betre Yacob A mass grave has been discovered in Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia, containing at least 6 bodies of young men, who may have been executed in the past few years. The identities of the bodies are still remained unclear. The grave was accidentally found in the area called Ferensay-l...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 2nd, 2014
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*Number of exhumed remains rising… Report compiled by Getahune Bekele-South Africa On Tuesday morning 31 December 2013, mortified Army chief-of-staff Gen Samora and Deputy PM D. Mekonen were spotted leaving the third battalion barracks, TPLF’s secret execution site for many years. Despite the regime’...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 11th, 2013
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By Eric Reeves Over the past month the fierce uprising that began in Sudan in late September has largely been quelled by the Khartoum regime’s brutal security forces. Ruthless intimidation by these forces makes it difficult to imagine a moment of similar explosiveness in the near future, though it is...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 31st, 2013
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By Betre Yacob. The International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) reported to have begun to work to bring Ethiopian authorities to justice for having committed a genocide in the Ogaden region. The International Commission of Jurists is a known international human rights organization composed of jurists (...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 28th, 2013
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Britain’s relationship with Africa has always been a tricky one; and this is particularly so for a former settler colony like Zimbabwe. Robert Mugabe’s recent win in the contested election in Zimbabwe has been seen by some as a victory for independent, sovereign Africa over the former colonial power ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 24th, 2013
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By; Kiflu Hussain Addis Ababa, capital of Ethiopia where I was born and built my life until I had to abandon it in January 2007, had recently been cast in a bad light. Those who might be familiar with Addis including its blackouts that earned the state owned Electric Corporation a nickname “Power of ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 22nd, 2013
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Recently, African leaders, at least those at the helm of the African Union and their flunkies, have been reporting endlessly recurring ghastly nightmares of Lady Justice “race hunting” them with scales in one hand and a sword in the other. President Uhuru Kenyatta, described by Time Magazine as “Keny...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 14th, 2013
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By William Davison, Bloomberg African leaders want sitting heads of state to be immune from prosecution at international courts, said Hailemariam Desalegn, Ethiopian prime minister and the current chairman of the African Union. “We have agreed that no charges shall be commenced or continued before an...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 14th, 2013
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ICC saves lives Belayneh Abate African Dictators are chronic public health disasters. They are not just mass murderers but also the reason why starvation, malaria, tuberculosis, flea and lice borne diseases such as typhus still kill the African people. In this 21st century, Africans were not supposed...