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Singapore’s ‘Most Prolific’ Upskirter Jailed After Filming Hundreds Of Women

Singapore’s ‘Most Prolific’ Upskirter Jailed After Filming Hundreds Of Women

A Singaporean man identified as the country’s “most prolific” upskirter has been jailed after secretly filming hundreds of women, triggering calls for more action to promote gender equality in the low-crime nation. The unnamed man, 35, was sentenced to two years and three months in prison after he pleaded guilty to taking nearly 1,400 illicit […]

Ganduje Pardons 170 Kano Prisons Inmates

Ganduje Pardons 170 Kano Prisons Inmates

The Kano State Governor, Dr Abdullahi Ganduje, has facilitated the release of 170 prison inmates from Goron Dutse and other prisons across the state. Ganduje, who witnessed the release of the inmates from Goron Dutse Prisons on Tuesday, said  the gesture was in the spirit of Eid-El-Kabir, adding that it was to complement the Federal […]

Mother Of Millions Fights For Children Born In Prison

Mother Of Millions Fights For Children Born In Prison

MOTHER of Millions Foundation (MoMF) has asked the Government to revise or amend the Prison Act Cap 97 in order to enhance the protection and rights of circumstantial children under Section 56. The charitable organisation is of the view that if the Act is revised or amended, it will enhance access to education by circumstantial […]

Congo-Kinshasa: ICC Gives Jean-Pierre Bemba Extra Year in Prison

Congo-Kinshasa: ICC Gives Jean-Pierre Bemba Extra Year in Prison

Judges at the International Criminal Court (ICC) have added a year to Jean-Pierre Bemba’s 18-year jail term following the former Congolese vice president’s conviction for attempting to bribe witnesses during his war crimes trial. After a second trial on the separate charges, Bemba on Wednesday was also ordered to pay a 300,000 euro ($323,670) fine […]

Presidential Panel Member Re-Arraigned For Alleged $1m Money Laundering

Presidential Panel Member Re-Arraigned For Alleged $1m Money Laundering

A member of committee set up by President Muhammadu Buhari to investigate procurement of arms and equipment in the Armed Forces, Air Commodore Umar Mohammed, has been  re-arraigned before the Federal High Court in Abuja. Umar, 54, was arraigned on Friday with his company, Easy Jet Integrated Services Limited, before Justice John Tsoho, on a […]