Ivory Coast ex-strongman Laurent Gbagbo will stay behind bars until at least February despite his acquittal on charges of crimes against humanity by the International Criminal court, the tribunal said Friday. Judges in the Hague cleared Gbagbo and his right-hand man Charles Ble Goude on Tuesday over a wave of violence after disputed elections in […]

The Czech Republic has set up a new programme meant to encourage migrants from Nigeria, Iraq, Mongolia, Russia and Vietnam to leave their country and not return. A local newspaper, Remix, reports that anyone who voluntarily leaves the country and promises not to return not only to the Czech Republic but to the European Union […]

Ivory Coast ex-president Laurent Gbagbo will stay behind bars at least until a fresh appeal hearing in February, despite his acquittal this week by the International Criminal Court, the tribunal said Friday. “The detention of Mr Laurent Gbagbo… shall be maintained pending the consideration of the present appeal,” appeals judges said in a statement, announcing […]

A Kwara State High Court judge, Justice Halimat Salman yesterday castigated the prosecution team in charge of the Offa robbery case for unduly prolonging the trial of the five accused persons brought before the court. The judge was apparently angry by another request for adjournment shortly after the case came up on Friday due to […]

Crossover music star, Rotimi Martins, also known as Alariwo of Africa, has said that he decided to take a break from music in order to focus on other things. The singer said this in response to enquiries from music fans regarding his career. Alariwo, in a telephone  admitted that music was no longer his top […]

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