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Eye Witness News
'Brian Molefe's payout was unlawful'its litigation strategy against Eskom at a briefing in Centurion on Thursday mo
Eye Witness News / Posted 9 minutes ago
its litigation strategy against Eskom at a briefing in Centurion on Thursday morning. Solidarity is approaching the High Court in Johannesburg next week to have the decision to grant Molefe pension set aside and that he pay back the R10... Read more
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The News and Star
Ineos wins extension to injunction against unlawful protests at shale gas sitesA High Court judge has continued an injunction obtained by energy giant Ineos p
The News and Star / Posted 33 minutes ago
A High Court judge has continued an injunction obtained by energy giant Ineos prohibiting unlawful activities such as trespass or obstruction at its shale gas sites. Ineos had asked Mr Justice Morgan to extend the existing order, but environmental... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Ineos wins extension to injunction against unlawful protests at shale gas sitesA High Court judge has continued an injunction obtained by energy giant Ineos p
Whitehaven News / Posted 36 minutes ago
A High Court judge has continued an injunction obtained by energy giant Ineos prohibiting unlawful activities such as trespass or obstruction at its shale gas sites. Ineos had asked Mr Justice Morgan to extend the existing order, but environmental... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Ineos wins extension to injunction against unlawful protests at shale gas sitesA High Court judge has continued an injunction obtained by energy giant Ineos p
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 53 minutes ago
A High Court judge has continued an injunction obtained by energy giant Ineos prohibiting unlawful activities such as trespass or obstruction at its shale gas sites. Ineos had asked Mr Justice Morgan to extend the existing order, but environmental... Read more
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guardian-series
Woman who suffered traumatic brain injury after being hit by bus issues warning to driverspedestrians - at around 4.30pm. First Eastern Counties denied liability for th
guardian-series / Posted 55 minutes ago
pedestrians - at around 4.30pm. First Eastern Counties denied liability for the collision and the case was taken to the High Court where judgment was entered for Ms Gonzalez on a split liability basis. The Judge awarded her money to help with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Raila Odinga Returns After 4-Day Break in Zanzibarprotesters. It is not clear what will be Mr Odinga's schedule after his return
AllAfrica.com / Posted 58 minutes ago
protesters. It is not clear what will be Mr Odinga's schedule after his return, but he comes just two days after the High Court in Kitui dealt a blow to his idea of the people's assembly. The court locked the 47 devolved Houses from... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Pak court orders release of Hafiz Saeedit is a front for the Pakistan-based militant group Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) milit
Central Chronicle / Posted 58 minutes ago
it is a front for the Pakistan-based militant group Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militant group. “The review board of the Lahore High Court asked the Punjab government to produce evidence against Hafiz Saeed for keeping him detained but the government... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Youth group calls Gadon complaint vs Sereno baseless, waste of timeinformation was relayed to him by newspaper reporter Jomar Canlas. But moments
Inquirier.net / Posted an hour ago
information was relayed to him by newspaper reporter Jomar Canlas. But moments later, De Castro issued a statement denying that she had released any information, report or document regarding the work of the high court to Canlas. /jpv ADVERTIS... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Ineos wins extension to injunction against unlawful protests at shale gas sitesA High Court judge has continued an injunction obtained by energy giant Ineos p
North-West Evening Mail / Posted an hour ago
A High Court judge has continued an injunction obtained by energy giant Ineos prohibiting unlawful activities such as trespass or obstruction at its shale gas sites. Ineos had asked Mr Justice Morgan to extend the existing order, but environmental... Read more
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The Hindu
'Two leaves' symbol goes to unified AIADMKfrozen, as the Commission had recognised a split in the party and the dispute w
The Hindu / Posted an hour ago
frozen, as the Commission had recognised a split in the party and the dispute was yet to be decided. In view of the Madras High Court order dated September 15, directing the Commission to decide the issue by October 31, the electoral body issued... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Irish businessmen lose Vat-avoidance casehad been put in place on the advice of their tax advisors, Deloitte & Touche.
Irish Examiner / Posted an hour ago
had been put in place on the advice of their tax advisors, Deloitte & Touche. Following an appeal by the three men, the High Court ruled that the leases lacked commercial reality and constituted an abusive practice under EU case law. They... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Money Laundering - Lawyers Fight Over Representation of Patience Jonathan's FirmsThere was drama, yesterday, at the Federal High Court, presided by Justice Babs
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
There was drama, yesterday, at the Federal High Court, presided by Justice Babs Kuewumi, as two lawyers fought over the representation of the four firms that pleaded guilty to laundering $15.5 million belonging to Dame Patience Jonathan. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pathologists Battle It Out in Rohde Murder Trialof her husband's legal team, omitted or missed vital information that pointed t
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
of her husband's legal team, omitted or missed vital information that pointed to manual strangulation, the Western Cape High Court heard on Wednesday. In the witness stand was Dr Deidre Abrahams, the Western Cape government's chief of forensic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Susan Rohde Was Strangled to Death - Chief Pathologistforce trauma to her ribs, according to testimony presented at the murder trial
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
force trauma to her ribs, according to testimony presented at the murder trial of her husband Jason in the Western Cape High Court on Wednesday. "I think this person might have been in pain after this injury," testified Dr Deidre Abrahams, who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
#FeesMustFall Activist Eyes Plea BargainDlamini's lawyer, Khathutshelo Nelson Mathibe, said he had approached the State
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Dlamini's lawyer, Khathutshelo Nelson Mathibe, said he had approached the State because Dlamini wished to enter into a plea bargain. Dlamini was arrested in October 2016, but was released on R2 000 bail on November 9 in the High Court in Palm Ri... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Farato Case - Court Denies State Remand AppealThe High Court Presided over by Justice Buba Jawo on November 21st 2017, denied
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
The High Court Presided over by Justice Buba Jawo on November 21st 2017, denied State prosecutor A.N. Yusuf's application to remand the alleged Farato rioters at Mile II. Counsel Yusuf appealed on behalf of the state, for the court to remand the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deeper Underground - the Battle for the Philippi Horticultural Area, Chapter Onerisk of running out, activists from the Philippi Horticultural Area Food and Fa
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
risk of running out, activists from the Philippi Horticultural Area Food and Farming Campaign are taking their case to the High Court, fighting for land they say is crucial to efficient use of the Cape Flats Aquifer. For nearly a decade - and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Lynne Brown - Parliamentary Inquiry Into Eskomthe merits of its proposal - "on the proviso of its legality". On 1 June 2017,
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
the merits of its proposal - "on the proviso of its legality". On 1 June 2017, after considering various affidavits in the High Court application relating to Mr Molefe's reinstatement including that of Mr Molefe, himself, it became apparent that... Read more
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The Hindu
Unified AIADMK gets ‘two leaves’ symbol, says Tamil Nadu CMas the Commission had already recognised a split in the party and the dispute w
The Hindu / Posted 2 hours ago
as the Commission had already recognised a split in the party and the dispute was yet to be decided. In view of the Madras High Court order dated September 15, directing the Commission to decide the issue by October 31, the electoral body issued... Read more
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The News and Star
Three men take High Court action to avoid deportation after sleeping roughThree eastern European men have taken High Court action after Home Office minis
The News and Star / Posted 2 hours ago
Three eastern European men have taken High Court action after Home Office ministers said they should be deported as a result of being found sleeping rough. Latvian Gunars Gureckis and Poles Mariusz Cielecki and Mariusz Perlinski, who are backed by a... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Three men take High Court action to avoid deportation after sleeping roughThree eastern European men have taken High Court action after Home Office minis
Whitehaven News / Posted 2 hours ago
Three eastern European men have taken High Court action after Home Office ministers said they should be deported as a result of being found sleeping rough. Latvian Gunars Gureckis and Poles Mariusz Cielecki and Mariusz Perlinski, who are backed by a... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Three men take High Court action to avoid deportation after sleeping roughThree eastern European men have taken High Court action after Home Office minis
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 2 hours ago
Three eastern European men have taken High Court action after Home Office ministers said they should be deported as a result of being found sleeping rough. Latvian Gunars Gureckis and Poles Mariusz Cielecki and Mariusz Perlinski, who are backed by a... Read more
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asianage
Rescind Pak’s major non-NATO status: US expert as Hafiz walks freeAyres, former State Department official who is currently with the Council on Fo
asianage / Posted 2 hours ago
Ayres, former State Department official who is currently with the Council on Foreign Relations, said after the Lahore High Court ordered the Pakistani government to free Saeed. Saeed is a UN-sanctioned individual terrorist who leads a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Over 90 Inmates From Luzira Plead Guilty to Capital Offencesconfessed to having committed these offences in exchange for lenient sentences.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
confessed to having committed these offences in exchange for lenient sentences. They Wednesday appeared before Kampala High Court Judge Wilson Kwesiga and pleaded guilty to murder, rape, aggravated robbery and defilement among others. In... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
High Court Asked to Order Govt to Produce Kaweesi Suspectswho were recently arrested by security operatives, after being granted bail by
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
who were recently arrested by security operatives, after being granted bail by Nakawa Magistrates Court, have asked the High Court in Kampala to issue a writ of habeas corpus. This would compel government to produce them. Through their lawyer... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Patience Jonathan's $15.5m - Lawyers Fight Over RepresentationLagos — A mild drama yesterday occurred before the Federal High Court in Lagos
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Lagos — A mild drama yesterday occurred before the Federal High Court in Lagos as two lawyers fought over who to represent four companies that pleaded guilty to laundering $15.5million allegedly belonging to former first lady, Patience Jonathan. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Linturi Told to Produce Academic Papers in Election PetitionMeru Senator Mithika Linturi has suffered a blow after the High Court ordered I
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Meru Senator Mithika Linturi has suffered a blow after the High Court ordered IEBC to furnish a petitioner with certified copies of his academic certificates. Meru High Court Judge Ann Ong'injo ordered the electoral commission and county returning... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CJ Maraga Heads to Rwanda for Annual Judges' MeetingRwanda and the president of the East African Court of Justice along with other
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Rwanda and the president of the East African Court of Justice along with other top judiciary officials from the region. High Court Judge Luka Kimaru, who is the EAMJA president, said the exchange of ideas would help member countries borrow best... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Court Orders Alfred Mutua to Pay 'Nation' Sh12 Millionwhat heralds a triumph for the media industry, the appellate court overturned a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
what heralds a triumph for the media industry, the appellate court overturned a Sh4.5 million defamation compensation the High Court had awarded Dr Mutua in 2011 over an article carried by one of Nation's publications. The governor had sued over... Read more
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dna
Panchayat certificates not proof of citizenship: SCThe Supreme Court on Wednesday reserved its order on a plea challenging a High
dna / Posted 3 hours ago
The Supreme Court on Wednesday reserved its order on a plea challenging a High Court order which said that a document issued by the Gram Panchayat could not be considered as proof of citizenship to get on the list of the National Register of Citizens... Read more
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dna
Setback for Sasikala camp, EPS-OPS faction wins back AIADMK's 'Two Leaves' symbol14, representatives of Dhinakaran had approached the EC urging it to declare as
dna / Posted 3 hours ago
14, representatives of Dhinakaran had approached the EC urging it to declare as invalid the general council meeting, citing a high court order that said any decision taken at the impugned meeting will be subject to the final outcome in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Produce Kaweesi Suspects in Courtmandatory six months on remand in prison without the state presenting evidence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
mandatory six months on remand in prison without the state presenting evidence against them for them to be committed to the High Court for trial. Pursuant to their constitutional rights, the magistrate's court granted them bail pending trial.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
21 Nigerian Institutions Criticised for 'Violating' Information Actand persons that the MRA has so far listed in its 'FoI Hall of Shame.' 1. Just
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
and persons that the MRA has so far listed in its 'FoI Hall of Shame.' 1. Justice Doris Okuwobi of the Lagos State High Court, Ikeja Division, 03 July 2017 2. Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC),10 July 2017 4. Justice Iyabo... Read more
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Business Wire
Greencoat Renewables UK Regulatory Announcement: Statement re Interim Results 20176.0c per share for the period from IPO to 31 December 2017. As a result of the
Business Wire / Posted 4 hours ago
6.0c per share for the period from IPO to 31 December 2017. As a result of the recent capital reduction approved by the High Court of Ireland and creation of distributable reserves, the Company expects to announce and pay this dividend in March... Read more
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Daily Record
Double rapist who dragged victim off city street jailed for seven yearsRobert Yule was jailed for seven years at the High Court in Glasgow. Yule, of
Daily Record / Posted 4 hours ago
Robert Yule was jailed for seven years at the High Court in Glasgow. Yule, of Shiel Avenue, East Mains, was convicted of dragging one victim into a lane near to Renfield Street, Glasgow, on May 18, 1981. The 53-year-old was also found guilty of... Read more
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The Hindu
Time to ‘rescind’ Pakistan’s major non-NATO ally status: U.S. expertAyres, former State Department official who is currently with the Council on Fo
The Hindu / Posted 4 hours ago
Ayres, former State Department official who is currently with the Council on Foreign Relations, said after the Lahore High Court on Wednesday ordered the Pakistani government to free Saeed. Saeed is a UN-sanctioned individual terrorist who... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Labor candidate urges High Court to hear Gillespie eligibility caseLabor candidate urges High Court to hear eligibility case against Nationals MP
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 hours ago
Labor candidate urges High Court to hear eligibility case against Nationals MP David Gillespie The High Court has the "power and duty" to hear a challenge against Assistant Health Minister David Gillespie's eligibility to remain in federal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Nab Suspected Recruiters of Young Women for Nigerian Pastorsaid more arrests were expected to be made and added that both women were expec
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
said more arrests were expected to be made and added that both women were expected to appear in the Eastern Cape High Court in Port Elizabeth on Friday. Meanwhile, Omotoso is expected to appear in the same court on Thursday to appeal the... Read more
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Daily Record
Gary Weir murder accused walks free after charges against him droppedthe charge of murder and three charges of attempted murder against 21-year-old
Daily Record / Posted 5 hours ago
the charge of murder and three charges of attempted murder against 21-year-old Liam Stead.Read More He was on trial at the High Court in Glasgow accused of murdering Gary, 24, at Old Shettleston Road, Glasgow, on August 7 last year, and attempting... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
This holiday season, let’s thank José Arnulfo Arias, and the Reagan-era judge who gave him justiceHorvitz & Levy filed a petition asking that the U.S. Supreme Court hear the cas
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 hours ago
Horvitz & Levy filed a petition asking that the U.S. Supreme Court hear the case; they expect employer groups will urge the high court to reverse the 9th Circuit. Perhaps the Trump administration will weigh in. We hope not. We hope the justices,... Read more
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Western Advocate
Nation’s Human Rights law is grossly deficient, says academicof the National opinion postal survey issued by the Australian Bureau of Statis
Western Advocate / Posted 5 hours ago
of the National opinion postal survey issued by the Australian Bureau of Statistics costed $100 million (not including the High Court challenge). “Putting aside issues of equity and access (such as the survey was only in English and of the 15... Read more
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The Age
High Court has 'power and duty' to hear challenge against Turnbull government MP David GillespieThe High Court has both the "power and duty" to rule on a challenge that could
The Age / Posted 5 hours ago
The High Court has both the "power and duty" to rule on a challenge that could disqualify a Turnbull government minister – further threatening the Coalition's tenuous grip on power – even though the case was brought by a private citizen rather than... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
High Court has 'power and duty' to hear challenge against Turnbull government MP David GillespieThe High Court has both the "power and duty" to rule on a challenge that could
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
The High Court has both the "power and duty" to rule on a challenge that could disqualify a Turnbull government minister – further threatening the Coalition's tenuous grip on power – even though the case was brought by a private citizen rather than... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
High Court ruling due on injunction at Ineos shale gas sitesA High Court judge is ruling on whether an injunction obtained by energy giant
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 5 hours ago
A High Court judge is ruling on whether an injunction obtained by energy giant Ineos prohibiting unlawful activities such as trespass or obstruction at its shale gas sites should be continued. Ineos has asked Mr Justice Morgan to extend the existing... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Convicted killer gets another chance to argue for 4th trialqualified for an exception to the timeliness issues because the FBI’s admission
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 hours ago
qualified for an exception to the timeliness issues because the FBI’s admission equates to newly discovered evidence. The high court acknowledged Surma was not employed by the FBI, but said Chmiel was entitled to explore whether Surma had been... Read more
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asianage
After release order, Hafiz Saaed hails freedom as ‘Pak’s independence’States says it is a front for the Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terror g
asianage / Posted 5 hours ago
States says it is a front for the Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terror group. "The review board of the Lahore High Court asked the Punjab government to produce evidence against Hafiz Saeed for keeping him detained but the government... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'October No Election' Was Misapprehension of Constitution By Nasasubmissions on the matter at the court before which he was appearing as amicus
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
submissions on the matter at the court before which he was appearing as amicus curiae. Mutuma explained that the High Court ruling by Justice John Mativo on October 11 allowing Thirdway Alliance presidential candidate to contest in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Journalists, CSOs Criticise Saraki's Court Order Freezing Sahara Reporters' Bank AccountsAn order of a Kwara State High Court which blocked bank accounts linked to an o
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
An order of a Kwara State High Court which blocked bank accounts linked to an online media platform, Sahara Reporters, about four months ago has been criticised by a coalition of media and Civil Society Organisations, CSOs. The group, Coalition for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Can Do More to Improve Justice - CJ Rugegesaw Rwanda reduce backlog cases from 42, 067 in 2011 to 17, 241 in 2016. Justi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
saw Rwanda reduce backlog cases from 42, 067 in 2011 to 17, 241 in 2016. Justice Nzioka Wa Makau, from the Kenyan High Court, said court administration procedures and processes should always be with an aim of improving dispensation of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sisters' Forum of Islamic Movt Condemns Zakzaky's DetentionHuman Rights Commission (NHRC) in Abuja, the group decried the detention of Zak
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Human Rights Commission (NHRC) in Abuja, the group decried the detention of Zakzaky for over 700 days since a Federal High Court ordered his release. The group recalled the various attacks against the sect by security forces, which has... Read more
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