Chad's Hissene Habre Appeals Conviction
Last year, the Extraordinary African Chambers in Senegal's capital, Dakar, sentenced the former dictator to life in prison after finding him guilty of rape, sexual slavery and ordering mass killings.
Deutsche Welle, 29 July 2016
Former Chadian dictator Hissene Habre has been ordered by a court to pay up to tens of thousands of euros to each of his victims. In May, Habre was sentenced to life in prison for… Read more »
Deutsche Welle, 11 June 2016
Lawyers of Hissene Habre have appealed the life sentence of the former Chadian dictator. Last month, a special court sentenced Habre to life imprisonment for war crimes, crimes… Read more »
Nation, 2 June 2016
An event that happened recently in Senegal might have far-reaching consequences for the protection of human rights in Africa. Read more »