Gambia’s public life has dramatically changed since the departure of former President Yahya Jammeh.
SAHA and the SABC launched s special website on the work of the TRC.
To mark Human Rights Month in South Africa this year, the South African History Archive, along with the SABC, launched a special website on the work of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.
The President of the Pan Africanist Congress of Azania Narius Moloto says the country is struggling to return land to the people.
Monday marks 29 years since former President Nelson Mandela walked out of prison and became the first black president of a democratic dispensation four years later.
Former Commissioners of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission have written to President Cyril Ramaphosa to initiate an inquiry into the suppression of some TRC cases.
The tiny West African state of The Gambia on Monday swore in an 11-member commission tasked with shedding light on summary executions, disappearances, torture, rape and other crimes under ousted dictator Yahya Jammeh.
The death of Winnie Madikezela-Mandela, the charging of former president Jacob Zuma and French arms company Thomson CSF/Thint/Thales with corruption, and the 25th anniversary of the assassination of Chris Hani have combined to bring South Africa’s arms deal scandal back into renewed focus. Coinciding with these events, the long-delayed release of Evelyn Groenink’s book Incorruptible […]
Hailed as mother of the ‘new’ South Africa, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s legacy as an anti-apartheid heroine was undone when she was revealed to be a ruthless ideologue prepared to sacrifice laws and lives in pursuit of revolution and redress. Her uncompromising methods and refusal to forgive contrasted sharply with the reconciliation espoused by her husband Nelson […]
Former Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe says he won’t be a candidate in the 2018 upcoming presidential elections. Speaking exclusively to SABC News, he has dismissed rumours that he will be running for office in the country’s election later this year. Speculation had been rife since the newly formed National Patriotic Front announced it would contest […]