Lawyer Vying to Lead Bar Admits Paying Judge, but Denies It Was ‘Bribe’

[Premium Times] A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Paul Usoro, vying for the post of president of the Nigeria Bar Association, NBA, has explained his side of the story in allegations of fraud levelled against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commiss…

[Premium Times] A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Paul Usoro, vying for the post of president of the Nigeria Bar Association, NBA, has explained his side of the story in allegations of fraud levelled against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.

President Sirleaf Dedicates Diah Bridge, Fish Landing Cluster in Grand Cape Mount County

[Govt of Liberia] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has dedicated Diah Bridge in Tewor District, Grand Cape Mount County; commending the government of Japan for what she termed as Japan’s expression of interest not only in Monrovia but for people in the rural Liberia. The Diah Bridge, which is 84feet×31feet, was constructed by a Liberian company. It is expected to benefit over 15,000 inhabitants in the district and parts adjacent.

[Govt of Liberia] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has dedicated Diah Bridge in Tewor District, Grand Cape Mount County; commending the government of Japan for what she termed as Japan's expression of interest not only in Monrovia but for people in the rural Liberia. The Diah Bridge, which is 84feet×31feet, was constructed by a Liberian company. It is expected to benefit over 15,000 inhabitants in the district and parts adjacent.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Culpable Homicide – Kimberley

[SAPS] The SAPS in Kimberley are investigating a case of culpable homicide after an accident occurred on the R31/ Barkly West Road on Saturday, 25 November 2017 at about 13:30. It is alleged that the driver of the Mazda 3 lost control of the vehicle ca…

[SAPS] The SAPS in Kimberley are investigating a case of culpable homicide after an accident occurred on the R31/ Barkly West Road on Saturday, 25 November 2017 at about 13:30. It is alleged that the driver of the Mazda 3 lost control of the vehicle causing it to role several times. Both the driver and his male passenger was flung out of the vehicle. The 51-year-old male driver died on the scene and the male passenger was taken to hospital for medical treatment. The investigation continues.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Seychelles’ Attorney General – Modernise Office, Increase Staff Numbers

[Seychelles News Agency] Frank Ally became Seychelles’ new Attorney General in October after being appointed by the president. Ally, who has been an attorney for about 18 years, joined the Attorney-General’s Office in January 1996. SNA met with Ally at…

[Seychelles News Agency] Frank Ally became Seychelles' new Attorney General in October after being appointed by the president. Ally, who has been an attorney for about 18 years, joined the Attorney-General's Office in January 1996. SNA met with Ally at his office to learn more about his new role, objectives and how he wants to transform the organization.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Five House Robbery Suspects to Appear in Court

[SAPS] On Monday, 27 November 2017, five suspects, aged between 31 and 41 are expected to appear in the Brits Magistrates’ Court on charges of possession of suspected stolen motor vehicle(s), house robbery and illegal possession of firearms.

[SAPS] On Monday, 27 November 2017, five suspects, aged between 31 and 41 are expected to appear in the Brits Magistrates' Court on charges of possession of suspected stolen motor vehicle(s), house robbery and illegal possession of firearms.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa