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Thousands Flee Violence in NW Nigeria, Seek Safety in Niger

GENEVA – Violence in northwestern Nigeria has taken a dangerous new turn, forcing more people to flee for safety in one month than during the course of most of last year.
The U.N. refugee agency says surging attacks in Sokoto, …

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Sources: Ethiopian Forces in Somalia Shot Down Kenyan Plane

An Ethiopian anti-aircraft missile brought down the Kenyan plane that crashed in the Somali town of Bardale last week, killing six people on board, multiple sources have told VOA Somali.

Ethiopian forces are stationed in Bardale to help their Somali …

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Director in hot water for fraudulent tax returns

MPUMALANGA – A sole Director of Nomsombuko Trading, Phumzile Rosemary Nhlapho (44), has been released on R4000 bail by the Nelspruit Magistrate’s Court on Monday, 11 May 2020 for alleged fraudulent tax returns.
The suspect was arrested earlier on Monday …

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Housebreaking suspect arrestetd with firearms

NORTHERN CAPE – A 29-year-old suspect is expected to appear at Kuruman Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday, 13 May 2020 for unlawful possession of firearms and ammunition.
The suspect was arrested on Tuesday morning, 12 May 2020 during a multi-disciplinary operation …

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Free State Hawks arrest suspect for theft of diesel

FREE STATE – The Hawks Serious Organised Crime Investigation team swiftly acted on information and intercepted a truck travelling from Verkykerskop to Harrismith reportedly transporting stolen diesel.
The truck was found at Harrismith Truck Stop after it had been towed …

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