Insight with Matthew Green – In Search for Africa’s Most Wanted War Criminal – FULLY BOOKED

Talk Thursday 14th February, 2008

West Africa Correspondent for the Financial Times and former East Africa reporter for Reuters, Matthew Green talks about General Joseph Kony and unveils hidden and forgotten layers of the bloody conflict that plagues Northern Uganda.

Captivated by the myths that surround General Kony, Green headed into the war zone to try and track him down. His investigation took him through a landscape littered with refugees and teenage war veterans, international peacemakers and government officials, witch doctors and missionaries. Slowly he moved closer and closer to unveiling the truth about this infamous and elusive general…

The Wizard of the Nile is his first book.

Tim Allen is a Reader in Development Studies at the London School of Economics and the author of Trial Justice: The International Criminal Court and the Lord’s Resistance Army.