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By IAfrica
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Apr 24th, 2014
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There must be a way of stopping African conflict Adama Dieng Images of Charles Taylor being arrested and indicted in 2006 for his crimes in Sierra Leone’s brutal civil war were splashed over the front pages of global news sites. When he was convicted in 2012, the spectacle was widely broadcast around...
By IndepthAfrica
In South Africa
Mar 14th, 2013
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The lawyer for the National Union of Mineworkers at the Marikana Commission, Karel Tip, cross-examined a survivor of the 16 August massacre on Tuesday and Wednesday to discover why he, too, wanted R12,500 even though he was not a rock-drill operator. What emerged instead was the depth of the trauma s...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 18th, 2012
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Dale T. McKinley This week legal papers are set to be filed in the Constitutional Court seeking an order to compel President Zuma to appoint a Commission of Inquiry into ‘allegations of corruption and mismanagement’ covering both the Badplaas area and the Mpumalanga Province as a whole. The pending c...
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Mar 6th, 2012
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Brussels – All targets that Nato hit during the bombing of Libya were legitimate military sites, the alliance said Monday, despite the findings of a UN expert panel that said 60 civilians were killed and 55 wounded in the airstrikes it investigated. Nato Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen ...
By benim
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May 5th, 2011
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Hundreds of children in Nigeria are being subjected to horrific violence after being accused of withcraft, according to a report by a children’s rights charity. Children as young as two have been burnt, poisoned, buried alive or chained up for weeks after being accused of being witches, accordi...
By benim
In Libya
May 4th, 2011
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Geneva – International investigators probing suspected war crimes in Libya have completed missions to the North African country as well as to neighbouring Egypt and Tunisia, the United Nations said on Tuesday. During its visit to the Libyan capital, Tripoli, the international commission of inqu...