Truth and reconciliation commission

By IndepthAfrica
In Liberia
Jan 2nd, 2014
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The Coalition for Justice in Liberia (CJL), believe that Liberia’s future lies in establishing a solid foundation for justice. As we look towards 2014 and the years to come, let us make pursuing justice an integral component of peace and reconciliation. The year 2013 witnessed many significant develo...
By IndepthAfrica
In South Africa
Mar 12th, 2013
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JOHANNESBURG — Forensic scientists on Tuesday exhumed two bodies believed to belong to young activists last seen 24 years ago at the home of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela as police said they have opened a new murder investigation. The case reopens a dark chapter in the life of the then-wife of Nels...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
May 14th, 2012
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DA parliamentary leader says only reconciliation and redress will free us from fear and angst Recognising that racism exists is first step to realising reconciliation Note to editors: This is an extract of the speech that will be delivered today by DA Parliamentary Leader, Lindiwe Mazibuko MP at Stel...
By benim
In Article
Nov 16th, 2011
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Bassam – Could crowns, sceptres and ritual sacrifices save Ivory Coast? Some of its traditional chiefs are seeking to help in the reconciliation of the long-divided country, but not everybody agrees. Sporting an enormous crown and a multicoloured robe, Awoula Amon Tanoe, king of the small Ivori...
By benim
In News
Sep 30th, 2011
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Lome – Togo’s ruling and opposition parties resumed dialogue on institutional and constitutional reforms in Lome on Thursday, though with a major opposition group missing. The talks had broken down shortly before a hotly contested presidential election in March 2010. They resumed under th...
By benim
In Cote d'Ivoire
Sep 28th, 2011
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Abidjan – Any suggestion that ‘victor’s justice’ is being applied in Ivory Coast would undermine attempts to overcome its post-election bloodshed, South African Archbishop Desmond Tutu said on Tuesday. Tutu spoke on the eve of the launch of a reconciliation commission tasked w...
By benim
In News
Jan 12th, 2011
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More than 300 people have signed an online petition calling for Nobel Peace laureate Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu to be axed as patron of the Holocaust centres in Cape Town and Johannesburg because of his “numerous anti-Semitic and anti-Israel statements”. The petition, launched by three Capetoni...