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The China Post
Lawmakers to resume vote on budget proposals todayobstruct legislative proceedings again by proposing changes to the voting proce
Lawmakers to resume vote on budget proposals today
The China Post / Posted 3 hours ago
obstruct legislative proceedings again by proposing changes to the voting process. Majority Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) caucus leader Wu Ping-jui said each caucus would refine their budget proposals before the general assembly Friday.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mangochi West MP Urges Constituents to Rally Behind Govtduring a public meeting. The legislator said with help from the ruling governm
Mangochi West MP Urges Constituents to Rally Behind Govt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
during a public meeting. The legislator said with help from the ruling government, the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), bridges, hospitals and roads have been constructed in the area of T/A Nankumba. Chiwondo urged people in the area to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IPAC Resolves Crisisthe date of the election to be re-considered, but not later than next Tuesday.
IPAC Resolves Crisis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
the date of the election to be re-considered, but not later than next Tuesday. Political parties that attended the event included the ACD; ACPN; UPP; DPP; PDC; AA; UDP; PDM; CPP; APC; ID; PPN; MPPP; APA; UDP; DPC; KOWA; FRESH; UPN; PPA and A... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Accused of Ignoring Malawi University Crisisstudents' demonstrations as students can make their own informed decisions to f
President Accused of Ignoring Malawi University Crisis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
students' demonstrations as students can make their own informed decisions to fight for their education rights. " This DPP government must stop questioning the legality of higher learning institutions," said Kabwira. The Malawi Polytechnic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kabwila Vows No Retreat Despite 'Living Dangerously'week at Lilongwe Golf Club. The firebrand MCP spokesperson also has issues wit
Kabwila Vows No Retreat Despite 'Living Dangerously'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
week at Lilongwe Golf Club. The firebrand MCP spokesperson also has issues with the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) as she has been a thorn in the flesh of the ruling party. Alongside Lilongwe South-West fellow legislator Peter... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Death at Car Bond - Family Petitions DPPBetty Katushabe, who was killed at a car bond in Kampala last year, has petitio
Death at Car Bond - Family Petitions DPP
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Betty Katushabe, who was killed at a car bond in Kampala last year, has petitioned the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) seeking production of the accused former Kampala Central Police Station (CPS) Aaron Baguma in court over the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CMC for Kenosi Failslong time to go on trial. However on June 28, 2016 the substantive prosecutor
CMC for Kenosi Fails
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
long time to go on trial. However on June 28, 2016 the substantive prosecutor from the Directorate of Public Prosecutions (DPP), Ms Thato Dibeela said the state was ready to proceed with trial as investigations have been concluded. However, she... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Disassociate From ArticleService disassociates itself from a Botswana Gazette article entitled "I am a p
Police Disassociate From Article
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
Service disassociates itself from a Botswana Gazette article entitled "I am a police officer frustrated by magistrates and DPP." We are in this respect concerned by the fact that an article published in the Botswana Gazette newspaper of Wednesday... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Parcel scam: 3 Malaysians face charges with more severe punishmentis double the jail term the men, all in their early 20s, would have faced had t
Parcel scam: 3 Malaysians face charges with more severe punishment
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 hours ago
is double the jail term the men, all in their early 20s, would have faced had the prosecution not amended their charges. DPP Low said the men’s offences were “grave (and) involving a foreign syndicate”. Of the S$143,800 the trio have been accused... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Judge chosen to sit in New England district courtsappointment as a judge, Mr McLennan served as a Crown Prosecutor for the NSW Of
Judge chosen to sit in New England district courts
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 13 hours ago
appointment as a judge, Mr McLennan served as a Crown Prosecutor for the NSW Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) in Lismore for 14 years. He was appointed as a Senior Counsel in NSW in 2014. He has prosecuted a wide range of serious... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Judge headed for the bushtake on the job from mid-next year. Mr McLennan has been a crown prosecutor fo
Judge headed for the bush
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 13 hours ago
take on the job from mid-next year. Mr McLennan has been a crown prosecutor for the NSW Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), based in Lismore for 14 years. He already knows the New England region after prosecuting several criminal cases in... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Lifestyle modification programs to prevent diabetes improve cardio-metabolic profilesDisease Control and Prevention (CDC) shows that lifestyle modification programs
Lifestyle modification programs to prevent diabetes improve cardio-metabolic profiles
News-Medical-Net / Posted 14 hours ago
Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) shows that lifestyle modification programs modeled on diabetes prevention programs (DPP) trials not only achieved weight reduction, but also additional metabolic benefits -specifically, reductions in blood... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Police reject Pell’s call for probeJohn Champion had declined to give an opinion and referred the file back to pol
Police reject Pell’s call for probe
The Courier Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
John Champion had declined to give an opinion and referred the file back to police, saying it was their decision. But the DPP said it was still reviewing the file and that Mr Champion was likely to make a statement about the matter today. The... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Statutory rape case accused discharged as he married victimrape, under Section 376 (1) of the Penal Code, provides for a maximum 20 years’
Statutory rape case accused discharged as he married victim
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
rape, under Section 376 (1) of the Penal Code, provides for a maximum 20 years’ jail and whipping upon conviction. DPP Abdul Hafiz Abdul Hamid prosecuted. Ahmad Shukri’s case is not an isolated one. Now relevant ministries are addressing... Read more
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The China Post
Speaker halts KMT-led voting sessionFollowing the incident, the opposition Kuomintang (KMT) caucus criticized the m
Speaker halts KMT-led voting session
The China Post / Posted yesterday
Following the incident, the opposition Kuomintang (KMT) caucus criticized the majority Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) caucus over the debacle. The Legislature called a recess Wednesday morning around 5 a.m. and resumed at 8 a.m. It was to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Moi Aide Wants Fraud Case Settled Out of Court-- which is also an accused entity in the proceedings.\ However, the prosecuti
Moi Aide Wants Fraud Case Settled Out of Court
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
-- which is also an accused entity in the proceedings.\ However, the prosecution told the trial court in Nairobi that the DPP is yet to give a nod on whether the trial may be quashed and that "he is not a party to the on-going negotiations." "We... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Reprieve for Ex-Minister Kimunya in Land Fraud Case As Complainants Seek Withdrawalwas a resultant of the subdivision has no objection to the possession of the sa
Reprieve for Ex-Minister Kimunya in Land Fraud Case As Complainants Seek Withdrawal
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
was a resultant of the subdivision has no objection to the possession of the said land by Midlands Limited." However, the DPP retains the final say on the case as he is the sole wielder of powers that may allow for the withdrawal of criminal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Besigye to Chibita - Stop Abusing OfficeAfter police, Dr Kizza Besigye says he is going after Mike Chibita, the directo
Besigye to Chibita - Stop Abusing Office
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
After police, Dr Kizza Besigye says he is going after Mike Chibita, the director of public prosecutions (DPP), who he accuses of abusing his office by sanctioning bogus charges against him and other opposition politicians. Yesterday, Besigye warned... Read more
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Psych Central
Community Health Program May Also Improve Quality of Lifeprogram, modified from the lifestyle intervention program used in the highly su
Community Health Program May Also Improve Quality of Life
Psych Central / Posted yesterday
program, modified from the lifestyle intervention program used in the highly successful U.S. Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP). The DPP was a national study demonstrating that people at risk for diabetes who lost a modest amount of weight and... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Fransman 'relieved' after court orders ANC to hand over integrity commission reportannouncement. The sexual harassment case against Fransman was sent to the Nort
Fransman 'relieved' after court orders ANC to hand over integrity commission report
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
announcement. The sexual harassment case against Fransman was sent to the Northern Cape's Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), after the DPP in North West decided not to proceed with the case, due to insufficient evidence. The Northern Cape DPP... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Defence dumpedleave to withdraw.” Ms Parker said a public defender from Sydney had been invo
Defence dumped
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
leave to withdraw.” Ms Parker said a public defender from Sydney had been involved in the case, and the court heard the DPP were “about ready for committal”. DELAYED: Strike Force Chiltern detectives and members of Johann Morgan outside... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Besigye Lashes Out at Police Court Over Brutality Trialsbefore Makindye Chief Magistrate's Court to answer torture related charges. Dr
Besigye Lashes Out at Police Court Over Brutality Trials
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
before Makindye Chief Magistrate's Court to answer torture related charges. Dr Besigye said there was a history of the DPP taking over criminal cases and instead "killing them". "If the DPP takes over this case, he should prosecute it together... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Community-based lifestyle programs can also improve health-related quality of lifeprogram, modified from the lifestyle intervention program used in the highly su
Community-based lifestyle programs can also improve health-related quality of life
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
program, modified from the lifestyle intervention program used in the highly successful U.S. Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP). The DPP was a national study demonstrating that people at risk for diabetes who lost a modest amount of weight and... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Fransman in court bid to get his job back8 celebrations in Rustenburg. The sexual harassment case was sent to the North
Fransman in court bid to get his job back
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
8 celebrations in Rustenburg. The sexual harassment case was sent to the Northern Cape's Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), after the DPP in North West decided not to proceed with the case, due to insufficient evidence. The Northern Cape DPP... Read more
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The China Post
State-owned enterprise budgetenterprise budget Photos shows documents piled on tables at the Legislative Yu
State-owned enterprise budget
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
enterprise budget Photos shows documents piled on tables at the Legislative Yuan as Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) lawmaker Ker Chien-ming speaks on the phone in the background. A meeting on the budgets of state-owned enterprises has... Read more
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The China Post
Taiwan-Japan maritime meet postponedfishermen operating in the vicinity.Okinotori Issue In contrast to the KMT's st
Taiwan-Japan maritime meet postponed
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
fishermen operating in the vicinity.Okinotori Issue In contrast to the KMT's stance, the new Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) government has decided to resolve the issue through diplomatic channels and negotiations, stressing that it will not... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Fransman to face Mantashe, Ginwala in court battleRustenburg. The sexual harassment case against Fransman was sent to the Northe
Fransman to face Mantashe, Ginwala in court battle
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
Rustenburg. The sexual harassment case against Fransman was sent to the Northern Cape's Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), after the DPP in North West decided not to proceed with the case, due to insufficient evidence. The Northern Cape DPP... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Priest charged with eight counts of indecent assault against boyhad nothing to say...no reply to the charges," Dtc Gda Reidy said. He told the
Priest charged with eight counts of indecent assault against boy
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
had nothing to say...no reply to the charges," Dtc Gda Reidy said. He told the court the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) had, "consented to trial on indictment, in respect of these matters". Gardai did not object to bail and sought no... Read more
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Herald Sun
‘To have lost two sons in such circumstances is awful’to at least 10 years and two months in prison, after the original five year and
‘To have lost two sons in such circumstances is awful’
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
to at least 10 years and two months in prison, after the original five year and two months sentence was appealed by the DPP on the back of community outrage. Outside court, Stuart, then 16, spoke passionately and said he hoped some meaning... Read more
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The Economic Times
No corruption in defence procurements in last two years: Manohar Parrikarcase involving corruption in defence procurements undertaken during the last tw
No corruption in defence procurements in last two years: Manohar Parrikar
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
case involving corruption in defence procurements undertaken during the last two years has come to light," he said. The DPP 2016 envisages signing of an integrity Pact between Government and the bidders for all capital procurement/schemes of Rs... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Criminal Summons Issued for Police Boss KayihuraKayihura. The common practice in privately instituted criminal proceedings is
Criminal Summons Issued for Police Boss Kayihura
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Kayihura. The common practice in privately instituted criminal proceedings is that the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), who is mandated to prosecute all criminal cases in the country, invokes Article 120 of the Constitution to take over... Read more
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SportsFan
Vic racing minister calls for unitythat operates under his watch. While calls have been made for Bailey to resign
Vic racing minister calls for unity
SportsFan / Posted 2 days ago
that operates under his watch. While calls have been made for Bailey to resign, Pakula pointed out not every case the DPP brought was successful and suggested no-one was calling on that department to resign after an unsuccessful case. "The... Read more
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News.com.au
King hit victim’s brother diesto at least 10 years and two months in prison, after the original five year and
King hit victim’s brother dies
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
to at least 10 years and two months in prison, after the original five year and two months sentence was appealed by the DPP on the back of community outrage. Outside court, Stuart, then 16, spoke passionately and said he hoped some meaning... Read more
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Perth Now
Thomas Kelly’s teen brother diesto at least 10 years and two months in prison, after the original five year and
Thomas Kelly’s teen brother dies
Perth Now / Posted 2 days ago
to at least 10 years and two months in prison, after the original five year and two months sentence was appealed by the DPP on the back of community outrage. Outside court, Stuart, then 16, spoke passionately and said he hoped some meaning... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Zuma, Fransman et al vs Luthuli Houseofficer and that her calls to him had gone unanswered. In June, Fransman’s att
Zuma, Fransman et al vs Luthuli House
Daily Maverick / Posted 2 days ago
officer and that her calls to him had gone unanswered. In June, Fransman’s attorney, Mushtak Parker, said that if the DPP Northern Cape decided to prosecute Fransman, “it would be in the best interest of all concerned, and in particular our... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
High Court to hear appeal against Baden-Clay murder downgradehe could have unintentionally killed his wife during an argument at their home
High Court to hear appeal against Baden-Clay murder downgrade
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
he could have unintentionally killed his wife during an argument at their home in Brookfield, in Brisbane's west. The DPP also submitted documents in February arguing there was a motive for murder, including Baden-Clay's affair and his... Read more
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iol.co.za
Fransman is NOT back on the job: Kodwabirthday celebrations in Rustenburg in January. The case was sent to the North
Fransman is NOT back on the job: Kodwa
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
birthday celebrations in Rustenburg in January. The case was sent to the Northern Cape’s Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), after prosecuting authorities in the North West decided not to proceed with the it, citing insufficient evidence. The... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Man sees jail sentence for attempted robbery of cash-in-transit van cut“cleansed” the jury of people from three geographical locations in Dublin – Cab
Man sees jail sentence for attempted robbery of cash-in-transit van cut
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
“cleansed” the jury of people from three geographical locations in Dublin – Cabra, Ballymun and Finglas because the DPP had “no confidence” in the impartiality of people from these three areas. Mr Bowman said the only reason a juror could... Read more
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The China Post
Ill-gotten party assets bill passes in LY TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) used its majo
Ill-gotten party assets bill passes in LY
The China Post / Posted 3 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) used its majority to press forward with a party assets bill aimed at the Kuomintang (KMT) on Monday, as it passed a third reading in the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Gillian Triggs calls for formal inquiry into mistreatment of NT childrenyouth centre. "There needs to be an independent enquiry with, in my view, powe
Gillian Triggs calls for formal inquiry into mistreatment of NT children
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
youth centre. "There needs to be an independent enquiry with, in my view, power on the commissioner to recommend to the DPP criminal charges, if appropriate," he said. Northern Territory Corrections Minister John Elfernik said the ability for... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Dublin man jailed after suspended sentence for third firearms offence deemed too lenientinfluenced the sentencing judge”, Mr Justice Sheehan said. He also had a partne
Dublin man jailed after suspended sentence for third firearms offence deemed too lenient
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
influenced the sentencing judge”, Mr Justice Sheehan said. He also had a partner and young child. Counsel for the DPP, Gerardine Small BL, said Ellis had two previous convictions under the firearms act and, as such, an actual mandatory... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government, MPs Agree On Five Action Points On Policeme one Aaron Baguma. He continues to be one of the notorious police officers in
Government, MPs Agree On Five Action Points On Police
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
me one Aaron Baguma. He continues to be one of the notorious police officers in this country and he is everywhere. The DPP has already sanctioned a murder charge [against him]. I brought this issue when we were handling ministerial policy... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I Recite the Rosary Every Morning - Katureebemagistrates. But I was not interested in becoming a magistrate. I wanted to pra
I Recite the Rosary Every Morning - Katureebe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
magistrates. But I was not interested in becoming a magistrate. I wanted to practice law. I wanted to go to maybe the DPP's office, learn prosecution or by good luck, maybe in the solicitor general's department where there is civil work and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Man jailed 6 years for attempted rape of 4-old step-niecewas just four years old when she was assaulted by her step-uncle. “At the age o
Man jailed 6 years for attempted rape of 4-old step-niece
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
was just four years old when she was assaulted by her step-uncle. “At the age of four, she was absolutely vulnerable,” DPP Uthrapathy said, and “would have suffered significant pain as the (man) attempted to (rape) her … the physical pain and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Handyman jailed 12.5 years for sexually assaulting 10-old daughterthe years”, he climbed into his daughter’s bed and molested her. The teen tried
Handyman jailed 12.5 years for sexually assaulting 10-old daughter
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
the years”, he climbed into his daughter’s bed and molested her. The teen tried unsuccessfully to push her father away, DPP Chan said. Upset, the then-19-year-old ran away from home and reported her father’s abuse to the police. “THE SCAR MY... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Runaway Journalist Ceesay's Case Set for Judgmentat the Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital. The judge in her ruling recount
Runaway Journalist Ceesay's Case Set for Judgment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
at the Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital. The judge in her ruling recounted that the Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) S H Barkun in his submission argued that the case could continue without the presence of the accused person because he... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fatoumatta Jawara & Co Appeal Adjourned for Rulingof June, 2016. She further urged the court to admit the appellants to bail. Ho
Fatoumatta Jawara & Co Appeal Adjourned for Ruling
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
of June, 2016. She further urged the court to admit the appellants to bail. However, the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Barkun, argued that he thought the defence counsel will bring it to the notice of the court that 14 out of the 25... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Darboe & Co Case Adjourned for Adoption of Addressesof his party for adoption of addresses. When the case was called, Hadi Saleh B
Darboe & Co Case Adjourned for Adoption of Addresses
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
of his party for adoption of addresses. When the case was called, Hadi Saleh Barkun, the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) told the court that the matter is slated for adoption of written addresses. He further told the court that they have... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Fails to Acknowledge Opposition's Chakweratheir leader as they chanted songs in his praise. After Chakwera took his seat
President Fails to Acknowledge Opposition's Chakwera
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
their leader as they chanted songs in his praise. After Chakwera took his seat, ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) supporters, who were ferried to the ceremony in trucks unlike their MCP counterparts, took to the same dusty road to... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
2 dead, driver escapes prisonSydney, pleaded guilty to the charge earlier this year in a Tamworth court, bef
2 dead, driver escapes prison
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
Sydney, pleaded guilty to the charge earlier this year in a Tamworth court, before the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) agreed to drop two charges of dangerous driving occasioning death, driving furiously in a motor vehicle causing bodily... Read more
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