Tag Archives: TRC

A Call for Justice

Ahmed Timol with his mother, Hawa

After seventeen years of actively seeking justice for the murder of Ahmed Timol, the Timol family can perhaps eventually find some peace. They first bought the case to the attention of the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) in 2002, but the NPA failed to investigate the matter. Eventually though, in October 2017 the North Gauteng High […]

Redeeming the Past

Archbishop Desmond Tutu and Fr Michael Lapsley

The saying goes forgive and forget but, in truth, it’s very important that we remember our past in order to try and forgive. That, in part, is what projects like the Liberation Heritage Route aim to do. It’s very difficult to move forward when there are unanswered questions, when details of events are either ignored […]