War crimes

Jacqueline Moudeina: ‘I wanted justice’

My husband ran a newspaper that was very critical of Hissene Habré and one day men came to get him. Our house was completely ransacked but my husband and I managed to escape. I left with nothing but a pair of jeans and as we ran we heard

Fatou Bensouda: The Gambian woman who hunts tyrants

As chief prosecutor of the international criminal court in the Hague, Fatou Bensouda, Gambian lawyer aims to do what other courts can’t: mete out justice to war criminals and genocidal despots.  Though recently, Fatou Bensouda has been