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At approximately 19h30 on 22 March 2016 Sikosiphi “Bazooka” Rhadebe, human rights activist and chairperson of the Amadiba Crisis Committee (ACC), was shot by two gunmen outside his home in Mdatya village, Amadiba. He died on the scene shortly after the shooting….
The establishment of the Open Government Partnership (OGP) in 2011 brought the promise of greater accountability, greater transparency and the fostering of citizen participation….
This is a joint statement from civil society organisations committed to upholding human rights and seeking social justice in South Africa. On 30 March 2016 the United Nations Human Rights Committee issued a strong condemnation of South Africa’s surveillance capabilities…
Last night in Mbizana, Eastern Cape, unknown attackers impersonating police offers assassinated the activist and chairperson of the Amadiba Crisis Committee at his home, in front of his young child. Sikhosiphi Bazooka Rhadebe from Mdatya village in Amadiba died on the scene after being shot in the head eight times.