Pakistani court grants former PM Nawaz Sharif bail on medical grounds

A Pakistani court granted bail on Friday to jailed former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on medical grounds, a lawyer for Sharif said. Sharif, 69, a three-time prime minister, is serving a seven-year jail sentence after a conviction for corruption last year. He denied the charges, which he said were politically motivated. He was taken from… Read More Pakistani court grants former PM Nawaz Sharif bail on medical grounds

South Korean authorities arrest wife of former justice minister in corruption scandal

South Korean authorities arrested the wife of a former justice minister on Thursday who was at the center of a graft scandal and was a close political confidant of President Moon Jae-in after a court upheld prosecutors’ request for a warrant. The arrest of Chung Kyung-shim, a college professor and the wife of former justice… Read More South Korean authorities arrest wife of former justice minister in corruption scandal

Driver arrested as police discover 39 dead persons in truck near London

Police were given more time on Thursday to question a driver arrested on suspicion of murder after 39 people, believed to be Chinese nationals, were found dead in a refrigerated truck near London, with the investigation focusing on human trafficking. Officers searched three properties in the County Armagh area of Northern Ireland. The driver has… Read More Driver arrested as police discover 39 dead persons in truck near London

Ghana Bloggers Summit: Information Minister, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah & Linda Ikeji to deliver keynote address

Hon Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, Ghana’s Minister for Information and Nigerian famous blogger, Linda Ikeji have been announced to deliver the keynote addresses at the much anticipated 2019 Ghana Bloggers Summit scheduled to take place at the SB Incubator from November 1st to 2nd 2019. The summit which is being hosted by Avance Media is the… Read More Ghana Bloggers Summit: Information Minister, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah & Linda Ikeji to deliver keynote address