11 Jan 2017
Samsung heir Lee Jae-Yong has become a criminal suspect in a widening probe into the corruption and influence-peddlingscandal engulfing impeached South Korean President Park Geun-Hye, prosecutors said Wednesday.
6 Dec 2016
South Korea's most powerful tycoons, including de facto Samsung chief Lee Jae-Yong, stammered and squirmed Tuesday under a verbal assault from a parliamentary committee probing a corruption scandal that has riveted the nation.
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Writer’s Note: As part of a Taz Panter Stiftung program bringing African journalists together with European experts to discuss African-European relations, we discussed the impact of the Ukraine war on food security in Africa. Being the only Nigerian journalist in the room, I was aware that the food crisis in my country was already at…
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'Transforming Education', an event co-hosted by Devex and NewGlobe on the occasion of the 78th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), held on Thursday to explore initiatives designed to improve the quality and learning outcomes of education in low- and middle-income countries. Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq’s KwaraLEARN is one of such initiative which the…
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Kaduna State House Assembly, on Thursday, backed the federal government's move to diversify from oil production to solid minerals for sustainable and inclusive economic growth. They also called on the Director-General of the Nigeria Mining Cadastre Office (MCO), Simon Obadiah Nkom, to educate them on the importance of solid minerals so that they can transfer…
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The Lagos State Police Command on Thursday confirmed that it has exhumed the corpse of the late Afrobeats musician, Ilerioluwa Oladimeji Aloba popularly known as Mohbad. The Lagos Police spokesman Benjamin Hundeyin confirmed this in a post on X (formerly Twitter) with autopsy set to commence. "Exhumation completed. Autopsy to commence as soon as possible.…