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US Senator, Chris Coons, Calls For Sowore's Immediate Release

Chris Coons Chris Coons A member of the United States Senate from Delaware, Chris Coons, has condemned the rearrest of pro-democracy campaigner and journalist, Omoyele Sowore, by the Department of State Services at the Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday less than 24 hours after being released on bail …

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Algeria Jails Two Former Prime Ministers For Corruption

Al Jazeera   An Algerian court has sentenced two former prime ministers of the country to long jail terms amid a huge corruption investigation. Ahmed Ouyahia was sentenced to 15 years in prison and Abdelmalek Sellal to 12 years, the BBC reports. They were accused of abusing authority in a car manufacturing …

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Agba Jalingo Seeks Reassignment Of Case To Another Judge

  Agba Jalingo, a journalist detained by the Cross River State Government on allegations of treason and terrorism, has asked the Federal High Court in Abuja to reassign his case from the current trial judge, Justice Simon Amobeda, to another judge. Jalingo was arrested in August after he published an …

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