South Africa (57)
Aug 17 2018 3:31pm
New Secretary General Kumi Naidoo pledges support for African human rights defenders to hold the powerful to account
Kumi Naidoo, the new Secretary General of Amnesty International met wi...
Feb 14 2018 10:35pm
South Africa: Jacob Zuma's presidency blighted by human rights failings, including Marikana killings
‘During Jacob Zuma’s presidency, South Africa was blighted by serious ...
Oct 27 2017 2:49pm
South Africa: coffin assault case sends message that racism will not be tolerated
In response to the conclusion of the coffin assault case, at the Middl...
Aug 25 2017 4:00pm
South Africa: 'hideous' coffin assault case must spur government action on hate crime
In response to the guilty verdict in the coffin assault case by the Mi...
Aug 16 2017 1:56pm
South Africa: still no justice for victims of Marikana mine killings, five years on
No prosecutions for the killing of 34 striking mineworkers and injury ...
Oct 21 2016 12:28pm
South Africa: Decision to leave International Criminal Court a 'deep betrayal of millions of victims worldwide'
South Africa’s Parliament must convene urgently to reconsider the gove...
Aug 12 2016 12:00pm
South Africa: Four years after Marikana massacre, British mining company fails to improve squalid housing conditions for workers
Lonmin has built just three show houses in Marikana since 2006 ...
Jul 25 2016 12:02pm
South Africa: Dismissal of eight journalists a cynical and sinister ploy to entrench fear
In response to the decision by South African Broadcasting Corpo...
Mar 17 2016 4:31pm
South Africa: Supreme Court ruling shows there can be no impunity for alleged war criminals
South Africa government's decision to allow Sudanese President ...