Category Archives: Legal Judicial

Arrest Warrant Issued for Ex-South African President Jacob Zuma

An arrest warrant has been issued for former South African President Jacob Zuma after he failed to appear for a scheduled court appearance Tuesday on corruption charges.

Zuma is accused of accepting bribes from French arms manufacturer Thales, which signed …

Arrest Warrant Issued for Ex-South African President Jacob Zuma

An arrest warrant has been issued for former South African President Jacob Zuma after he failed to appear for a scheduled court appearance Tuesday on corruption charges.

Zuma is accused of accepting bribes from French arms manufacturer Thales, which signed …

African States Called upon to Establish Prison System Capable of Preventing Recidivism (Official)

Rabat – The emergence of sophisticated criminal practices mainly cybercrime requires African States to establish a prison system capable of preventing recidivism, said Thursday in Rabat, delegate general for prison administration and rehabilitation (DGAPR), Mohamed Salah Tamek.

The progress of …

Justice System Reform Had Positive Impact on Management of Incarceration, Official

Rabat – The reform of the justice system had a positive impact on the management of incarceration, said, on Thursday in Rabat, head of government Saad Dine El Otmani.

One of the strategic objectives of this reform is that the …

Man Arrested in Fez in Possession of over 6,400 Psychotropic Pills

Rabat – Policemen arrested Wednesday in the city of Fez a man in possession of 6,490 psychotropic pills.

The 27-year-old man was arrested on board a coach at a checkpoint in Fez, national police said in a statement.

The suspect …

Police Arrest Suspect for Links to International Drug Trafficking Network Northern Morocco

Rabat – Judicial police in the northern city of Larache arrested, on Thursday, a 60-year-old individual for his alleged links with a criminal network active in international drug trafficking.

A statement by the national police (DGSN) points out that the …

Rights Group Calls New Law in Ethiopia a Threat to Freedom of Expression

WASHINGTON – A new law being considered in Ethiopia is being called a threat to free speech and online expression.

Ethiopia’s Hate Speech and Disinformation Prevention and Suppression Proclamation is in a draft stage, but if approved, it would criminalize …