Arrest

Equatorial Guinea VP detained in Brazil with $1.4m

Federal police and revenue authorities in Brazil over the weekend detained a delegation led by son of Equatorial Guinea president Teodorin Obinag Mang after they arrived in the country with over $1.4 million cash and watches worth $15 million. A portuguese news portal, reported that the 11-man delegation arrived in Brazil on Friday on a governmnt […]

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Liberia: Minister sentenced to jail for rude behaviour.

A deputy minister in Liberia was sentenced to two-days in jail for rude behavior. Deputy Information Minister Eugene Fahngon spent his first night in cells on Wednesday and is expected to be released on Friday. He is serving his term at the Monrovia Central Prisons, after the lower house of parliament found him guilty of […]

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Nigeria president returns home, to address corrupt politicians.

Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari returned to the country on Saturday evening after a 10 working day vacation to the United Kingdom. In his first interview after returning, Buhari addressed the issue of corruption in the country during his absence. He said he was ready to jail corrupt politicians as has long been expected of him. […]

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Two journalists bags jail terms in Nouakchott, Mauritania.

Two journalists have been in detention in Mauritania’s capital Nouakchott, and authorities have not given the reasons leading to their arrests. Local media reports indicate that a complaint was lodged against them by a relative of President Ould Abdel Aziz that could have led to their arrest on August 8. FOLLOW US ON:  INSTAGRAM, LINKEDIN, YOUTUBE, TWITTER & FACEBOOK Journalists […]

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