Sierra Leone: Still No Justice for Victims of August 2022 Violent Protests More Than One Year On

The Sierra Leonean authorities must ensure truth, justice, and reparations for those killed during the August 2022 protests which turned violent, Amnesty International said today, on the first anniversary of the burial of protesters and bystanders killed.

More than 20 protesters and bystanders, and six police officers, were killed during violent protests on 10 August 2022 over mounting frustrations over the soaring cost of living. A Special Investigation Committee set up by the government…


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