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Arrested skiers suspended after confessing to doping
Five cross-country skiers have been provisionally suspended after admitting they doped to Austrian authorities. They were arrested earlier this week as part of a larger investigation into a criminal doping network.
US arrested Iranian journalist without charge
A US court order has confirmed that a journalist working for Iran's Press TV was arrested in connection with a probe into "violations of US criminal law." But Marzieh Hashemi has not been accused of committing any crime.
Again, Dasuki absent in court, demands indefinite suspension of trial
The ongoing criminal trial of a former National Security Adviser col. Sambo Dasuki before justice Hussein Baba Yusuf of a Federal Capital Territory High Court in Maitama was on Wednesday stalled due to his absence from court.
Kenyan police suspected of extrajudicial killings
8 Feb 2018
In the slums of Nairobi, dead bodies of young, poor men are turning up on the streets almost every day. Suspected of being criminals, they are executed by the police - without charges, without trial.
We will not tolerate criminal activities in Ogun - police commissioner
15 Jul 2017
We will not tolerate criminal activities in Ogun - police commissioner.
Malian fighter admits guilt in destruction of Timbuktu sites
23 Aug 2016
Ahmad al-Faqi al-Mahdi, a former Malian rebel fighter has pleaded guilty to war crimes charges at the International Criminal court in the Hague.