If we are serious about growing the economy and creating jobs, we need to support these young people – even though they don't seem to expect any help or handouts, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
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On the 24th anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide, we examine what led to the massacre of thousands of Bosnians.
On the 25th anniversary of the Rwandan genocide, residents in Mabare village share their stories of survival, heroism and tragedy.
Contradicting herself and her party, a leader of the National Conservative Party says farm murders affect people of all races.
German prosecutors have charged a 96-year-old former SS guard at a Nazi death camp with complicity in the murder of detainees, in one of the last criminal cases linked to the Holocaust.
A vital documentary film, Skulls Of My People, forms part of the line-up for this year’s Encounters South African International Documentary Festival.
Pope Francis has begged forgiveness for the "sins and failings of the church and its members" during Rwanda's 1994 genocide and told Rwanda's president that he hoped his apology would help the country heal
Every genocide ever committed started with words. That is why it matters what leaders like Donald Trump and Julius Malema say and what ordinary people do about it, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
Once a haven of coexistence for South Sudan's ethnic groups, the town of Yei is now the scene of violence, and the UN warns it could spiral into genocide.
The prosecutor of a special Paris court set up to try Rwandan genocide suspects, has called for life sentences against two former mayors accused of taking part in the mass murder of Tutsis.
A Rwandan court has sentenced a former pentecostal pastor to life in prison for leading a massacre of people sheltering in his church during the 1994 genocide.
A quarter-century after Rwanda's brutal genocide, President Paul Kagame remains a constant figure atop the country's politics, feted by those who say it needs his visionary leadership and loathed by others who see a firm authoritarian with a malicious streak.
Twenty-five years after the genocide in Rwanda in which over 800,000 people were slaughtered between April to July 1994, the journey to forgiveness is long and slow.
A genocide against Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims is still continuing, UN investigators said as they presented a report to the Security Council, calling for the issue to be referred to an international tribunal.
It seems Aung San Suu Kyi, the famously unwavering defender of human rights, does not seem to be touched by the seriousness of the situation, writes Mohamed Saeed.
One of the pupils who chanted 'Heil Hitler' during an inter-school festival play about the Holocaust has expressed remorse for his comments, the SA Jewish Board of Deputies says.
A US federal judge has found that a Rwandan man actively participated in the country's 1994 genocide.
On the eve of South Africa’s transition to democracy, Nigerian journalist Dele Olojede – then Africa correspondent for New York newspaper Newsday – was faced with a tough decision.
Germany plans to formally apologise to Windhoek for the genocide of indigenous Namibians a century ago, but has added that the move will not carry any obligation of reparations.
The Democratic Republic of Congo's justice minister says one of the most wanted suspects in the 1994 Rwandan genocide has now been extradited home to face charges.
A German court has sentenced Onesphore Rwabukombe, a former Rwandan mayor, to life in prison for taking part in the killing of about 400 Tutsis in 1994.
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