Tag Archives: Justice

South African justice confirms Jacob Zuma’s conviction ~ #AFP:

This confirmation of Mr. Zuma’s conviction does not call into question the conditional release he received for medical reasons in early September. “The motion for annulment is dismissed,” said Judge Sisi Khampepe, reading the decision of the highest court in the country, which qualifies as “procedural shenanigans” the attempt by …

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Algiers files a complaint against Reporters Without Borders ~ #AFP:

Algiers lodged a complaint Friday for “defamation” with the French courts against the NGO Reporters Without Borders (RSF) which accused Algeria of having used Israeli software Pegasus for espionage purposes, before returning to these assertions. The complaint filed by Algiers targets statements by RSF published on July 19 on its …

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EU wants to file a complaint against AstraZeneca ~ #AFP:

The European Commission is considering legal action against the Swedish-British laboratory AstraZeneca, whose deliveries of anti-Covid vaccines are significantly lower than the figures initially planned, we learned Thursday from European sources. According to these sources, the European executive on Wednesday informed the ambassadors of the 27 member states of its …

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Former FC Barcelona president Bartomeu released ~ #AFP:

Arrested Monday and suspected of breach of trust and corruption, Josep Maria Bartomeu and his former right-hand man Jaume Masferrer spent the night in a police station before being transferred to the Barcelona courthouse to be heard. After refusing to speak during their hearing, they were granted “provisional freedom” by …

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Rwanda admits financing the flight that brought Paul Rusesabagina back to Kigali ~ #AFP:

The government of Rwanda admitted on Friday to having “facilitated” the trip to Kigali, where he was arrested, of the hero of the film “Hotel Rwanda”, the Minister of Justice specifying in an interview that the authorities had financed this operation. Ex-manager of the Hôtel des Mille Collines in Kigali, …

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