NPR logo

S. Africa to Pay Apartheid Victims Reparations

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1234614/1234615" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
S. Africa to Pay Apartheid Victims Reparations

World

S. Africa to Pay Apartheid Victims Reparations

S. Africa to Pay Apartheid Victims Reparations

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1234614/1234615" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

President Thabo Mbeki announces South Africa will pay reparations to 19,000 victims of apartheid. Those who testified before the Truth and Reconciliation Commission will receive $3,900. NPR's Melissa Block talks with Ofeibea Quist-Arcton, correspondent for AllAfrica.com in Johannesburg.