In Witness to Justice, Father Kukah, tells the story of what happened during the years of military rule. This book tells the story and the many tragic tales that emerged during the hearings of the Oputa Panel. He also explains the cowardice of the Obasanjo government whcih prevented ordinary Nigerians reading the completed report. As well as being a fascinating account of a terrible period of Nigerian history, this book is also a profound investigation into how to establish truth and bring about reconciliation.
-Richard Dowden- Director of the Royal African Society and the author of Africa: Altered states, ordinary miracles