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Attorney charged with plot to steal Somali government funds External link

Source country eagletribune Friday, December 4, 2020 4:44:00 AM EAT | info [other]

Entities: Etienne Canaple[6]; Paul Butler[1];

Other categories: Terrorist Attack; Conflict; Conflict; Cooperation; Economy; Governance; ACSRT (CAERT); Current Issues in Africa;

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Paul Butler said: “We are confident that when permitted an opportunity to tell his story, Mr. Schulman will be wholly vindicated of any criminal conduct, let alone fraud,”

Paul Butler said (about Etienne Canaple) : “For more than four years, Mr. Schulman and his team worked tirelessly to assist a nation desperately in need of financial resources to ensure the government’s recovery from nearly two-decades of civil war. Over that time, Mr. Schulman has endeared himself as a trusted advisor and advocate of the Somali people,”

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — A Maryland attorney has been indicted on charges he engaged in a scheme to fraudulently obtain more than $12.5 million in Somali government assets from financial institutions and was paid hundreds of thousands of dollars by a law firm that kept more than $3 million of the money....

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UK sets 'ambitious' emissions target ahead of climate summit

Articles : 9 | Last update : Dec 4, 2020 3:57:00 AM | Start : Dec 4, 2020 1:40:00 AM | Sources : 9 | Peak : 2 | Current rank : 2

UK sets ‘ambitious’ emissions target ahead of climate summit External link

Source country TorontoStar Friday, December 4, 2020 2:33:00 AM EAT | info [other]

This copy is for your personal non-commercial use only. To order presentation-ready copies of Toronto Star content for distribution to colleagues, clients or customers, or inquire about permissions/licensing, please go to: LONDON - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to announce Friday a new target that he says would reduce the U....

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The Latest: Biden says Fauci will be chief medical adviser

Articles : 9 | Last update : Dec 4, 2020 3:16:00 AM | Start : Dec 4, 2020 1:55:00 AM | Sources : 8 | Peak : 3 | Current rank : 3

The Latest: Biden says Fauci will be chief medical adviser External link

Source country eagletribune Friday, December 4, 2020 3:16:00 AM EAT | info [other]

The president-elect told CNN on Thursday that he’s worried about “what kind of precedent it sets, and how the rest of the world looks at us as a nation of laws and justice.” Biden vowed to ensure that his own Justice Department operates independently. Trump has frequently pressured the agency to do his bidding....

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Govt doesn’t possess enough resources to bridge infrastructure gap — Osinbajo

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Infrastructural Deficit: Osinbajo says $3tr needed to bridge gap in Nigeria External link

Source country vanguardngr Friday, December 4, 2020 5:06:00 AM EAT | info [other]

He said that adopting new models of investments for infrastructural development in the country was imperative as reliance on public expenditure alone was no longer sufficient to meet the needs. Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, in a statement on Thursday in Abuja, quoted the vice president as.......

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Adolf Hitler wins local election in Namibia 11:32 AM

Articles : 4 | Last update : Dec 4, 2020 5:04:00 AM | Start : Dec 4, 2020 2:12:00 AM | Sources : 4 | Peak : 8 | Current rank : 6

Man named Adolf Hitler Uunona wins election in Namibia External link

Source country theherald-au Friday, December 4, 2020 4:46:00 AM EAT | info [other]

Washington: A man named Adolf Hitler Uunona has won a local election in Namibia with 85 per cent of the vote, becoming a councilor in the Ompundja constituency. According to the Electoral Commission of Namibia, Uunona claimed a seat for the South West Africa People's Organisation, also known as the.......

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Egypt releases human rights workers after international outcry

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Egypt releases human rights workers after international outcry External link

Source country al-monitor Friday, December 4, 2020 4:54:00 AM EAT | info [other]

Dec 3, 2020. Egypt has released three human rights campaigners whose arrests last month triggered widespread international condemnation, their organization said Thursday. “I can confirm my friends and @eipr colleagues Gasser, Basheer and Karim have been released and are home which I guess means we.......

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Musicians from every country form Earth Orchestra to record unique song

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Musicians from every country form Earth Orchestra to record unique song External link

Source country trust Friday, December 4, 2020 3:10:00 AM EAT | info [other]

By Mindy Burrows. LONDON, Dec 4 (Reuters) - For the first time in music history, 197 musicians – one from each country – have formed an orchestra, hoping to exemplify how people can transcend physical and cultural borders to come together. The Earth Orchestra's song "Together is Beautiful" -.......

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UNICEF seeks record USD 6.4bn for 2021

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UNICEF seeks record USD 6.4bn for 2021 External link

Source country irishsun Friday, December 4, 2020 1:54:00 AM EAT | info [other]

New York [US], December 4 (ANI): The UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) is seeking USD 6.4 billion for next year (2021), to reach 300 million people, including 190 million children, for its largest emergency funding appeal, UNICEF said in a statement on Thursday....

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