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AllAfrica.com
Danny Jordaan Handing Out Cash Is Unethical, Possibly Unlawful Vote-BuyingReports that Nelson Mandela Bay Mayor, Danny Jordaan, this week handed over a l
Danny Jordaan Handing Out Cash Is Unethical, Possibly Unlawful Vote-Buying
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Reports that Nelson Mandela Bay Mayor, Danny Jordaan, this week handed over a large roll of bank notes to voters in NMB is a crystal clear example of the unethical and unlawful culture that the ANC presides over in the Nelson Mandela Bay... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Labor members push for Queensland bill of rightsLabor MP Peter Russo favours a bill of rights for Queensland. Photo: Chris Hyde
Labor members push for Queensland bill of rights
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
Labor MP Peter Russo favours a bill of rights for Queensland. Photo: Chris Hyde Queensland Labor members have joined the chorus of those pushing the government to implement a charter of rights for the state. Annastacia Palaszczuk vowed to... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Police Minister tops the count in estimates hearingsPolice minister Jo-Ann Miller, centre, waits for Queensland Premier Annastacia
Police Minister tops the count in estimates hearings
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
Police minister Jo-Ann Miller, centre, waits for Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk to deliver the keynote address at the ALP State Conference. Photo: Michelle Smith Jo-Ann Miller's ears must be red raw by now. The beleaguered Police Minister... Read more
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Business Insider
This man is 'breathing life' into Brazil's 'lame duck president'Renan Calheiros took an Air Force jet to get hair implants and was accused of l
This man is 'breathing life' into Brazil's 'lame duck president'
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
Renan Calheiros took an Air Force jet to get hair implants and was accused of letting a lobbyist pay child support to a journalist he had an affair and a child with. Either episode would have derailed many politicians but corruption allegations have... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Pics show Lucky Montana entertaining women on trainBiénne Huisman, Andisiwe Makinana and Pieter-Louis Myburgh Johannesburg - Thes
Pics show Lucky Montana entertaining women on train
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
Biénne Huisman, Andisiwe Makinana and Pieter-Louis Myburgh Johannesburg - These pictures show axed Passenger Rail Agency of SA (Prasa) Group CEO Lucky Montana entertaining a group of women on a luxurious train ride as part of a Cape Town weekend... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Brazil's crafty Senate boss helps keep Rousseff afloatBRASILIA: Renan Calheiros took an Air Force jet to get hair implants and was ac
Brazil's crafty Senate boss helps keep Rousseff afloat
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
BRASILIA: Renan Calheiros took an Air Force jet to get hair implants and was accused of letting a lobbyist pay child support to a journalist he had an affair and a child with. Either episode would have derailed many politicians but corruption... Read more
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The Star
Brazil's crafty Senate boss helps keep Rousseff afloatBRASILIA (Reuters) - Renan Calheiros took an Air Force jet to get hair implants
Brazil's crafty Senate boss helps keep Rousseff afloat
The Star / Posted yesterday
BRASILIA (Reuters) - Renan Calheiros took an Air Force jet to get hair implants and was accused of letting a lobbyist pay child support to a journalist he had an affair and a child with. Either episode would have derailed many politicians but... Read more
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Reuters
Brazil's crafty Senate boss helps keep Rousseff afloatBRASILIA Renan Calheiros took an Air Force jet to get hair implants and was acc
Brazil's crafty Senate boss helps keep Rousseff afloat
Reuters / Posted yesterday
BRASILIA Renan Calheiros took an Air Force jet to get hair implants and was accused of letting a lobbyist pay child support to a journalist he had an affair and a child with. Either episode would have derailed many politicians but corruption... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Tax assessor Mason Haas files lawsuit against town over ethics lawRiverhead Town Tax Assessor and Republican Committee chairman Mason Haas has su
Tax assessor Mason Haas files lawsuit against town over ethics law
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 2 days ago
Riverhead Town Tax Assessor and Republican Committee chairman Mason Haas has sued Riverhead Town over its recently passed ethics law, accusing Town Board members and Supervisor Sean Walter of targeting him as political retribution. The ethics law... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Newspapers 'cross ethical and decency lines' with murder imagesWDBJ-TV reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward. Photo / AP After a day
Newspapers 'cross ethical and decency lines' with murder images
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
WDBJ-TV reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward. Photo / AP After a day of mourning for the media, an ethics debate raged as several newspapers splashed images of the killing of two American journalists on live television from the shooter's... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Vote on background check policy nearsURBANA — University of Illinois officials Thursday sought to dispel fears about
Vote on background check policy nears
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
URBANA — University of Illinois officials Thursday sought to dispel fears about a proposed policy that will require background checks for all new employees. Under development for almost two years, the policy is in the final stages of review and will... Read more
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iol.co.za
Backlash over on-air shooting imagesAPMembers of the WDBJ-TV7 news staff prepare for the early morning newscast at
Backlash over on-air shooting images
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
APMembers of the WDBJ-TV7 news staff prepare for the early morning newscast at the station in Roanoke. Picture: Steve Helber Virginia - After a day of mourning for the media, an ethics debate raged as several newspapers splashed images of the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Debate rages over graphic images of US journalists' killingThe prominent publication of the shocking images triggered a backlash from some
Debate rages over graphic images of US journalists' killing
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
The prominent publication of the shocking images triggered a backlash from some readers and media ethicists, claiming that their use stepped over the line of responsible journalism after the killings of reporter Alison Parker, 24, and cameraman Adam... Read more
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Yahoo News
Debate rages over images of US journalists' killingWashington (AFP) - After a day of mourning for the media, an ethics debate rage
Debate rages over images of US journalists' killing
Yahoo News / Posted 3 days ago
Washington (AFP) - After a day of mourning for the media, an ethics debate raged as several newspapers splashed images of the killing of two US journalists on live television from the shooter's viewpoint. The prominent publication of the shocking... Read more
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iafrica.com
Danny Jordaan buying votes?The Democratic Alliance has accused Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality Mayor Danny
Danny Jordaan buying votes?
iafrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Democratic Alliance has accused Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality Mayor Danny Jordaan of attempted vote-buying. "Reports that Nelson Mandela Bay Mayor, Danny Jordaan, this week handed over a large roll of bank notes to voters in NMB is a crystal... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Danny Jordaan buying votes?The Democratic Alliance has accused Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality Mayor Danny
Danny Jordaan buying votes?
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 4 days ago
The Democratic Alliance has accused Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality Mayor Danny Jordaan of attempted vote-buying. "Reports that Nelson Mandela Bay Mayor, Danny Jordaan, this week handed over a large roll of bank notes to voters in NMB is a crystal... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Budget estimates closes with barbs of revelationsTen years ago Mark Bailey had written a letter proposing early lockouts would c
Budget estimates closes with barbs of revelations
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
Ten years ago Mark Bailey had written a letter proposing early lockouts would cause problems. The LNP used the final day of estimates to remind him. Photo: Chris Hyde The final day of budget estimates hearings has seen the government and Opposition... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Stem cell research outstrips legislationIt starts in a dish: a collection of cells that can be made to grow into cornea
Stem cell research outstrips legislation
Mail & Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
It starts in a dish: a collection of cells that can be made to grow into corneas, hearts or livers, or used to treat currently incurable diseases. This is the future that stem cell therapies could offer us, but the path to that future is strewn with... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Watchdog group calls on Pittenger to release ethics committee letterCHARLOTTE, NC (Rick Rothacker and Franco Ordonez/The Charlotte Observer) - A no
Watchdog group calls on Pittenger to release ethics committee letter
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
CHARLOTTE, NC (Rick Rothacker and Franco Ordonez/The Charlotte Observer) - A nonpartisan watchdog group on Thursday called on U.S. Rep. Robert Pittenger to release a letter from the House Ethics Committee that he says approved the sale of his real... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Debate of ethics over images of journalists’ killing Published: 28 August 2015 9:32 AM Pictures of slain journalists Alison Parke
Debate of ethics over images of journalists’ killing
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 4 days ago
Published: 28 August 2015 9:32 AM Pictures of slain journalists Alison Parker and Adam Ward is seen next to candles at a memorial outside of the offices for WDBJ7 in Roanoke, Virginia yesterday.... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
FIFA hopeful Chung can’t escape cynicismIt isn’t hard to be cynical about political campaigns. Sometimes, amidst the no
FIFA hopeful Chung can’t escape cynicism
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 4 days ago
It isn’t hard to be cynical about political campaigns. Sometimes, amidst the noise of put-downs, promise-making and outright lying it’s easier, perhaps therapeutic, to make a rush for the sideline, take a seat and turn your back to the... Read more
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BBC Football
Who will win race for top Fifa job?Sepp Blatter: Fifa, Michel Platini & who is in line for presidency One of the
Who will win race for top Fifa job?
BBC Football / Posted 4 days ago
Sepp Blatter: Fifa, Michel Platini & who is in line for presidency One of the more interesting aspects of my interview with Sepp Blatter earlier this week was his reluctance to discuss who should succeed him as Fifa president. The election to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
LNP's attack against Qld Police Minister is working, Springborg saysLNP's attack against Queensland Police Minister Jo-Ann Miller is working, Lawre
LNP's attack against Qld Police Minister is working, Springborg says
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
LNP's attack against Queensland Police Minister Jo-Ann Miller is working, Lawrence Springborg says The Queensland Opposition has congratulated itself for a prolonged campaign against embattled Police Minister Jo-Ann Miller, despite Premier... Read more
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Roll Call
Ethics Battle Still Brewing Over Azerbaijan Travel - Hill BlotterEthics Battle Still Brewing Over Azerbaijan Travel The ethics watchdogs want D
Ethics Battle Still Brewing Over Azerbaijan Travel - Hill Blotter
Roll Call / Posted 4 days ago
Ethics Battle Still Brewing Over Azerbaijan Travel The ethics watchdogs want Dent to release full findings from the Azerbaijan travel probe. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo) On Wednesday, watchdogs who have long lobbied Congress to get more... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Fentiman supports embattled colleague Jo-Ann MillerSTATE Minister Shannon Fentiman is standing by colleague, Police Minister Jo-An
Fentiman supports embattled colleague Jo-Ann Miller
The Daily Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
STATE Minister Shannon Fentiman is standing by colleague, Police Minister Jo-Ann Miller. Facing questioning during Thursday's Budget estimates hearing, the Queensland Minister for Communities, Women, Child Safety and Multicultural Affairs deflected... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Senate Probe Begins - Lamorde's Accuser a U.S. Convict - EFCCBy Jonathan Nda-Isaiah and Kunle Olasanmi The Economic and Financial Crimes Co
Senate Probe Begins - Lamorde's Accuser a U.S. Convict - EFCC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
By Jonathan Nda-Isaiah and Kunle Olasanmi The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has revealed that the man, Dr. George Uboh, who accused its executive chairman, Ibrahim Lamorde, of the diversion of over N1trillion, is a suspect standing... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Fentiman supports embattled colleague Jo-Ann MillerSTATE Minister Shannon Fentiman is standing by colleague, Police Minister Jo-An
Fentiman supports embattled colleague Jo-Ann Miller
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
STATE Minister Shannon Fentiman is standing by colleague, Police Minister Jo-Ann Miller. Facing questioning during Thursday's Budget estimates hearing, the Queensland Minister for Communities, Women, Child Safety and Multicultural Affairs deflected... Read more
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Queensland Times
Fentiman supports embattled colleague Jo-Ann MillerSTATE Minister Shannon Fentiman is standing by colleague, Police Minister Jo-An
Fentiman supports embattled colleague Jo-Ann Miller
Queensland Times / Posted 5 days ago
STATE Minister Shannon Fentiman is standing by colleague, Police Minister Jo-Ann Miller. Facing questioning during Thursday's Budget estimates hearing, the Queensland Minister for Communities, Women, Child Safety and Multicultural Affairs deflected... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Fentiman supports embattled colleague Jo-Ann MillerSTATE Minister Shannon Fentiman is standing by colleague, Police Minister Jo-An
Fentiman supports embattled colleague Jo-Ann Miller
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
STATE Minister Shannon Fentiman is standing by colleague, Police Minister Jo-Ann Miller. Facing questioning during Thursday's Budget estimates hearing, the Queensland Minister for Communities, Women, Child Safety and Multicultural Affairs deflected... Read more
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News Mail
Fentiman supports embattled colleague Jo-Ann MillerSTATE Minister Shannon Fentiman is standing by colleague, Police Minister Jo-An
Fentiman supports embattled colleague Jo-Ann Miller
News Mail / Posted 5 days ago
STATE Minister Shannon Fentiman is standing by colleague, Police Minister Jo-Ann Miller. Facing questioning during Thursday's Budget estimates hearing, the Queensland Minister for Communities, Women, Child Safety and Multicultural Affairs deflected... Read more
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Black Press USA
Nigerian Graft-Fighting Commission Accused of CorruptionLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — The chairman of Nigeria’s corruption-fighting Economic an
Nigerian Graft-Fighting Commission Accused of Corruption
Black Press USA / Posted 5 days ago
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — The chairman of Nigeria’s corruption-fighting Economic and Financial Crimes Commission is appearing before the Senate to answer accusations that he diverted billions of dollars. Ibrahim Lamorde and other officers of the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Minister has trouble keeping upTHERE is little doubt that Kate Jones is one of the Palaszczuk Government’s har
Minister has trouble keeping up
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
THERE is little doubt that Kate Jones is one of the Palaszczuk Government’s hardest-working Ministers. But given the herculean workload placed on her shoulders, she has no choice. The Opposition brought this challenge to light yesterday when it... Read more
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PhysOrg
Balancing biobanks with the lawWhen biobanks were created, the idea was that scientists could have quick acces
Balancing biobanks with the law
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
When biobanks were created, the idea was that scientists could have quick access to samples they could use without having to get new specimens every time they needed to do research. But ongoing developments in science and the commercialisation of... Read more
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iol.co.za
Ethics workshop for parliamentariansINDEPENDENT MEDIATony Yengeni was used as an example in a discussion by the NCO
Ethics workshop for parliamentarians
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIATony Yengeni was used as an example in a discussion by the NCOP chairwoman speaking at an ethics workshop on establishing ethics guidelines for elected public representatives. File photo: Cindy Waxa Cape Town - Tony Yengeni was... Read more
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football411
Chung: FIFA leaking false information South Korean FIFA presidential candidate Chung Mong-joon has accused the orga
Chung: FIFA leaking false information
football411 / Posted 5 days ago
South Korean FIFA presidential candidate Chung Mong-joon has accused the organisation of leaking false information in an attempt to discredit him ahead of the elections in February 2016.It was reported last week... Read more
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Herald Sun
Let Ethics committee do their job: MillerQUEENSLAND'S embattled police minister, Jo-Ann Miller, says it's time to leave
Let Ethics committee do their job: Miller
Herald Sun / Posted 6 days ago
QUEENSLAND'S embattled police minister, Jo-Ann Miller, says it's time to leave the Ethics Committee to do their job and probe allegations she misled parliament. THE opposition has been calling for Ms Miller to resign or be sacked because her own... Read more
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Weekly Times
Let Ethics committee do their job: MillerQUEENSLAND'S embattled police minister, Jo-Ann Miller, says it's time to leave
Let Ethics committee do their job: Miller
Weekly Times / Posted 6 days ago
QUEENSLAND'S embattled police minister, Jo-Ann Miller, says it's time to leave the Ethics Committee to do their job and probe allegations she misled parliament. THE opposition has been calling for Ms Miller to resign or be sacked because her own... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Let Ethics committee do their job: MillerQUEENSLAND'S embattled police minister, Jo-Ann Miller, says it's time to leave
Let Ethics committee do their job: Miller
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
QUEENSLAND'S embattled police minister, Jo-Ann Miller, says it's time to leave the Ethics Committee to do their job and probe allegations she misled parliament. THE opposition has been calling for Ms Miller to resign or be sacked because her own... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Queensland Police Minister dismisses call to resign as 'personality politics'Queensland Police Minister Jo-Ann Miller dismisses call to resign as 'personali
Queensland Police Minister dismisses call to resign as 'personality politics'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
Queensland Police Minister Jo-Ann Miller dismisses call to resign as 'personality politics' Photo: Ms Miller, who was in Rockhampton today, said she will not give in to "personality politics". (ABC News: Alyse Edwards) Queensland Police Minister... Read more
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Roll Call
Is Menendez Argument a Blueprint for Criminal Immunity on HillProsecutors: Menendez Argument ‘Blueprint’ for Criminal Immunity on Capitol Hil
Is Menendez Argument a Blueprint for Criminal Immunity on Hill
Roll Call / Posted 6 days ago
Prosecutors: Menendez Argument ‘Blueprint’ for Criminal Immunity on Capitol Hill (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo) Measuring the scope of Congress’ ability to shield its work from prosecutors, Department of Justice lawyers and attorneys... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Nigerian graft-fighting commission accused of corruptionLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - The chairman of Nigeria's corruption-fighting Economic an
Nigerian graft-fighting commission accused of corruption
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 6 days ago
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - The chairman of Nigeria's corruption-fighting Economic and Financial Crimes Commission is appearing before the Senate to answer accusations that he diverted billions of dollars. Ibrahim Lamorde and other officers of the... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Nigerian graft-fighting commission accused of corruptionLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - The chairman of Nigeria's corruption-fighting Economic an
Nigerian graft-fighting commission accused of corruption
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 6 days ago
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - The chairman of Nigeria's corruption-fighting Economic and Financial Crimes Commission is appearing before the Senate to answer accusations that he diverted billions of dollars. Ibrahim Lamorde and other officers of the... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Nigerian graft-fighting commission accused of corruptionLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - The chairman of Nigeria's corruption-fighting Economic an
Nigerian graft-fighting commission accused of corruption
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 6 days ago
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - The chairman of Nigeria's corruption-fighting Economic and Financial Crimes Commission is appearing before the Senate to answer accusations that he diverted billions of dollars. Ibrahim Lamorde and other officers of the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Nigerian graft-fighting commission accused of corruptionLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - The chairman of Nigeria's corruption-fighting Economic an
Nigerian graft-fighting commission accused of corruption
Hawaii News Now / Posted 6 days ago
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - The chairman of Nigeria's corruption-fighting Economic and Financial Crimes Commission is appearing before the Senate to answer accusations that he diverted billions of dollars. Ibrahim Lamorde and other officers of the... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Nigerian graft-fighting commission accused of corruptionLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - The chairman of Nigeria's corruption-fighting Economic an
Nigerian graft-fighting commission accused of corruption
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 days ago
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - The chairman of Nigeria's corruption-fighting Economic and Financial Crimes Commission is appearing before the Senate to answer accusations that he diverted billions of dollars. Ibrahim Lamorde and other officers of the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Chung slams FIFA dirty tricksPARIS - FIFA presidential candidate Chung Mong-Joon on Tuesday warned the elect
Chung slams FIFA dirty tricks
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
PARIS - FIFA presidential candidate Chung Mong-Joon on Tuesday warned the election to succeed Sepp Blatter was in danger of "being manipulated to a degree unseen even in previous notorious FIFA presidential elections". FIFA presidential candidate... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Chung slams FIFA dirty tricksPARIS: FIFA presidential candidate Chung Mong-joon on Tuesday warned the electi
Chung slams FIFA dirty tricks
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
PARIS: FIFA presidential candidate Chung Mong-joon on Tuesday warned the election to succeed Sepp Blatter was in danger of "being manipulated to a degree unseen even in previous notorious FIFA presidential elections". The 63-year-old billionaire... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Justice Factor Must Be Improved When Carrying Out Health ResearchBy Ian Sanne and Safia Mahomed This article is part of a series The Conversati
The Justice Factor Must Be Improved When Carrying Out Health Research
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
By Ian Sanne and Safia Mahomed This article is part of a series The Conversation Africa is running on stem cell research and therapy. Read the rest of the series here. Research in the health sector is particularly notorious for its exploitation of... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Nigerian graft-fighting commission accused of corruptionLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - The chairman of Nigeria's corruption-fighting Economic an
Nigerian graft-fighting commission accused of corruption
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 6 days ago
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - The chairman of Nigeria's corruption-fighting Economic and Financial Crimes Commission is appearing before the Senate to answer accusations that he diverted billions of dollars. Ibrahim Lamorde and other officers of the... Read more
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The MidWeek
Klein is Oak Crest Good SamaritanSince 1977, it has been a tradition for Oak Crest to name a community Good Sama
Klein is Oak Crest Good Samaritan
The MidWeek / Posted 6 days ago
Since 1977, it has been a tradition for Oak Crest to name a community Good Samaritan. A Good Samaritan is a person who cares for others beyond the normal compassion of most people; a person who actively participates in various community organizations... Read more
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