This brings me, Madam Chairperson, to the subject of international cooperation. West African predominantly Nigerian troops present in Sierra Leone clashed repeatedly with afrc and ruf forces. Thus, for the process of democratisation to be sustained it should be accompanied by the provision of the means to better the lives of the citizens. Two of those abducted, Fayia Musa and Ibrahim Deen-Jalloh, were ruf representatives on the Commission for the Consolidation of Peace established by the peace agreement. In this way, we will be able to justly take full account of the impact of such factors as perceived injustice or inequity in political and socio-economic relations among communities and nations. The responsibility for resolving or mitigating the current crises is a sacred and urgent one that must be borne by political leaders in the Muslim world and elsewhere, as well as by multilateral institutions, such as the UN system, international financial institutions, the Organization of Islamic Conference, and others. Clear Search. Thirty-five people sentenced to death by military courts were executed.
Alas, a true son of the soil, former President Alhaj Ahmad Tejan-Kabbah (TK), has. allowing unscrupulous government agents taking liberties with the people.
The overthrow of President Ahmad Tejan Kabbah has been . the Civil Liberties Congress (CLC), condemned the increase in human rights violations.
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More than 10 people, including women and children, were reported to. On 25 May President Ahmad Tejan Kabbah's government, in power since the Civil Liberties Congress, Sulaiman Banja Tejan-Sie, was arrested in Also in June more than 10 people, including women and children, were.
This I must re-emphasize underlines the linkage between democracy or good governance and economic and social development.
According to reports, when soldiers moved into forest areas in Kailahun District, an ruf stronghold in Eastern Province, in February, they found more than young children separated from their families, including three girls whose hands had been deliberately cut off and another child with an ear cut off.
There was also fighting between a civilian militia of kamajors traditional hunters loyal to President Tejan Kabbah and afrc and ruf forces.
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We wish the assistance was large enough and was received in a timely manner so as to enable us embark on an orderly development planning process. It is difficult for instance to promote democracy in a society unless there is at the same time a deliberate State Policy for promoting social and economic justice.
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HRW said some children have been "unofficially released" or managed to has met President Ahmad Tejan Kabbah, and officials of all ministries, ECOMOG, Civil liberty bodies say percent of the members of a special police unit.
Although the diplomat was freed shortly after the coup, five ruf members remained held at the end of the year. Both journalists and their driver were released the following day.
With such support we have started addressing the issues of development. Disparities in decision-making at the international level also do not augur well for the promotion and consolidation of democracy within such states. At least six students were shot dead in August by security forces. In October representatives of the afrc and five other West African countries agreed on President Tejan Kabbah's return to power by April
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Two journalists on their way to cover the students' demonstration in August were arrested with their driver and taken to Cockerill military headquarters.
I am one of many such examples. Soldiers searching for kamajors in Southern Province in June were reported to have killed about 25 people in the villages of Telu Bongor and Sembehun, as well as Albert Sandy Demby, father of the ousted Vice-President and a traditional leader, who was shot dead at his home in Gerihun. The Constitution was suspended, political parties banned and demonstrations prohibited.
Most of those arrested were released after 12 days; others, however, were believed to have been held until October.
This brings me, Madam Chairperson, to the subject of international cooperation. Villagers accused of supporting the kamajors were beaten and had their arms tied tightly behind their backs, causing serious injuries; women and girls were raped and forced into sexual slavery.