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Friday, November 17 • 17:15 - 18:30
Screening: Justice!

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Justice! is an investigative documentary on widspread corruption in Ghana’s judiciary. In September 2015, famed undercover journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas made shocking revelations of payoffs among Ghanaian judges and other court officials. Working undercover with a team of reporters for two years, Anas gathered audio-visual evidence of 34 judges and over 100 judicial staff taking bribes to rule cases in favor of the highest bidder. He and his team produced a three-hour documentary, wrote a series of newspaper reports, and petitioned Ghana’s Chief Justice and President to fire the corrupt judges.


Moderators
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Mathatha Tsedu

Director, SA National Editors' Forum
Mr Tsedu is an Adjunct Professor in the Journalism Department at Wits. He has conducted journalism training programmes both in South Africa and on the continent. He also started the Media24 Journalism Academy which provided work based experience and theory for journalism graduates... Read More →

Speakers
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Anas Aremeyaw Anas

Reporter, Tiger Eye Foundation
Anas Aremeyaw Anas is an undercover journalist working in Ghana and across the African continent. In disguise, he finds his way into asylums, brothels, prisons, orphanages and villages, where he methodically gathers evidence for hard-hitting stories – then presents the evidence... Read More →


Friday November 17, 2017 17:15 - 18:30
Wits Science Stadium - Auditorium 5 West Campus, Torrance St, Johannesburg

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