Clooney donates $1m to combat corruption in Africa
George Clooney (AFP)
London, Oct. 26, 2017 (AltAfrika)-Famous Hollywood actor, George Clooney has donated the sum of $million to according to him combat war crimes and corruption in Africa.
The Clooney Foundation for Justice on Wednesday announced the gift to the Sentry, an investigative initiative that Clooney co-founded to uncover the financial networks behind conflicts in Africa. In a statement, Clooney said the group’s focus is “to make sure war crimes don’t pay.”
Clooney’s grant, along with others, including one from actor Don Cheadle, totaled $3.45m for a fundraising campaign.
Clooney and human rights activist John Prendergast founded the Sentry in 2015. (AP)