Neil Aggett

 
Haffejee inquest: Security branch operative dies days after decision to reopen case
Haffejee inquest: Security branch operative dies days after decision to reopen case
A former Security Branch operative implicated in the death of anti-apartheid activist Dr Hoosen Haffejee has died, days after the National...
NPA reopens apartheid cases
NPA reopens apartheid cases
The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) has agreed to reopen inquests into the apartheid-era deaths in detention of Dr Neil Aggett and Dr Hoosen...
Johnny Clegg: Rebel, intellectual, musician
Johnny Clegg: Rebel, intellectual, musician
In death, the artist begins the process of becoming a collective ancestor for South Africans and others around the world whose lives have been...
Can the NPA save face on unresolved apartheid deaths?
Can the NPA save face on unresolved apartheid deaths?
Several important steps have been made over the last two weeks on the thorny and long-ignored plight of the prosecution of post Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) cases. These include the announcement two weeks ago that the TRC’s victims’ database has after a nine-year legal...
NPA to re-examine Neil Aggett’s death
NPA to re-examine Neil Aggett’s death
Minister of Justice Michael Masutha announced late on Friday 3 May that the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) would reopen an inquest into the...
NPA admits to political interference in prosecutorial decisions
NPA admits to political interference in prosecutorial decisions
The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) has admitted that political interference by senior politicians in government has led to delays in the...
Ramaphosa urged to establish judicial inquiry into lack of apartheid prosecutions
Ramaphosa urged to establish judicial inquiry into lack of apartheid prosecutions
Imtiaz Cajee, the nephew of murdered anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Timol, will recommend that President Cyril Ramaphosa establish a judicial commission...
No gain without pain, says Cyril’s capitalist comrade
No gain without pain, says Cyril’s capitalist comrade
Colin Coleman doesn’t recommend radical measures to jolt South Africa out of recession. That’s not surprising.
Apartheid culture of police brutality still alive today
Apartheid culture of police brutality still alive today
February 5 marks the 33rd anniversary of the death of struggle hero Neil Aggett, who hanged himself after 62 hours of nonstop interrogation and...
History stalks the torturers who drove Neil Aggett to suicide
History stalks the torturers who drove Neil Aggett to suicide
Darkness falls early on a cold afternoon in London, as Jill Burger remembers how detention and death in Johannesburg changed her life forever.
Questions raised as Hawks probe Neil Aggett's death
Questions raised as Hawks probe Neil Aggett's death
News that the Hawks are investigating the death of trade unionist Neil Aggett has sparked cautious optimism among his family and friends that...
Editorial: Time to bring this torturer to book
Editorial: Time to bring this torturer to book
"The struggle of man against power is the struggle of memory against forgetting," Czech author Milan Kundera reminds us. And there can be...

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