In early September this year, after behind-the-scenes negotiations with the President of Ghana and the country’s Attorney General, Anas released his findings to the people of Ghana, unleashing a constitutional and political crisis of a kind not seen since in the country for decades. As Kofi Annan, former UN secretary-general and one of Ghana’s most famous sons, says in the film, “Sometimes it takes a spark, just a spark, and I think Anas has provided that spark for the whole edifice to blow up.”
Justice! is an insider look at this most unconventional reporter on his most controversial story yet, at the dreadful ethical dilemmas involved, at his fears for his own and his family’s safety, and the pressures exerted to silence him.
Justice! premiered on Al Jazeera English on Sunday, 22 November 2015 and repeats on Tuesday, 24 November at 0100 and Wednesday, 25 November at 0600 GMT. Watch and embed the promo at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YwjyTiwdMEc and the full documentary at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=26PcOGQWQ5M.
For more information, visit http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/specialseries/2015/11/justice-151122124135186.html