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CRIME

Top Museveni security chiefs, Ministers reportedly on travel ban list after US announced visa restrictions.

Top Museveni security chiefs, Ministers reportedly on travel ban list after US announced visa restrictions.

AFRICA, BREAKING NEWS, CRIME, POLITICS, UGANDA, USA
US secretary of state Antony Blinken on April 16 announced visa restrictions against Ugandans accused of ‘undermining democracy’ and engaging in pre and post-election human rights violations. But Blinken didn’t mention names of those affected by the travel ban and attendant restrictions. These were: OFFICIALS LIKELY TO FACE US SANCTIONS Gen Peter Elwelu, the Commander of Land ForcesMaj Gen James Birungi, former Commander of the Special Forces Command (SFC)Maj Gen Don William Nabaasa, former Commander of the Special Forces CommandMaj Gen Abel Kandiho, the commandant of the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence (CMI)Maj Gen Steven Sabiiti Muzeyi, former Deputy Inspector of General of PoliceFrank Mwesigwa, Commissioner of PoliceCol Chris Serunjogi Ddamulira, the Director of Crime ...
Ten Thousand Ghana Cedis Reward for Information to Arrest Takoradi Murder Suspects.

Ten Thousand Ghana Cedis Reward for Information to Arrest Takoradi Murder Suspects.

AFRICA, BREAKING NEWS, CRIME, Ghana
It is for the information of the general public, that any person, other than a law enforcement officer, who furnishes information leading to the arrest of suspects who robbed and shot a man and his wife in Takoradi on Monday 12th April, 2021 will receive a reward of Ten Thousand Ghana Cedis (Gh¢ 10.000.00) from the Western Regional Security Council. Please read the attached for the details.
Seven Catholic clergy kidnapped, held for ransom

Seven Catholic clergy kidnapped, held for ransom

CRIME, INTERNATIONAL
At least seven members of the Catholic clergy, five of them Haitian and two French, have been kidnapped in Haiti, the spokesman for the Bishop’s Conference for the island nation said. The five priests and two nuns were abducted in the morning in Croix-des-Bouquets, a commune northeast of the capital Port-au-Prince, while they were “on their way to the installation of a new parish priest”,
Myanmar death toll mounts amid protests, military crackdown

Myanmar death toll mounts amid protests, military crackdown

BREAKING NEWS, CRIME, EUROPEAN UNION, INTERNATIONAL, WORLD
Security forces in central Myanmar opened fire on anti-coup protesters on Saturday in violence that a human rights group said has left 550 civilians dead since the Feb. 1 military takeover. Of those, 46 were children, according to Myanmar's Assistance Association for Political Prisoners. Some 2,751 people have been detained or sentenced, the group said. Threats of lethal violence and arrests of protesters have failed to suppress daily demonstrations across Myanmar demanding the military step down and reinstate the democratically elected government. Government forces fired at demonstrators in Monywa city in central Myanmar, according to social media posts. One video showed a group of protesters carrying away a young man with what appeared to be a serious head wound, as gunfire sou...
BOTSWANA: 𝐏𝐑𝐄𝐒𝐒 𝐑𝐄𝐋𝐄𝐀𝐒𝐄 – 𝐄𝐒𝐂𝐀𝐏𝐄 𝐅𝐑𝐎𝐌 𝐋𝐀𝐖𝐅𝐔𝐋 𝐂𝐔𝐒𝐓𝐎𝐃𝐘

BOTSWANA: 𝐏𝐑𝐄𝐒𝐒 𝐑𝐄𝐋𝐄𝐀𝐒𝐄 – 𝐄𝐒𝐂𝐀𝐏𝐄 𝐅𝐑𝐎𝐌 𝐋𝐀𝐖𝐅𝐔𝐋 𝐂𝐔𝐒𝐓𝐎𝐃𝐘

AFRICA, BOTSWANA, BREAKING NEWS, CRIME, ZIMBABWE
Members of the Public are requested to assist with information leading to the recapture of the below mentioned prisoners who escaped from Kanye Prison on Sunday , 21 March 2021 at 0145 hours. 1 Name: Anthony Hlanai Age: 26 years Home Village : Tjibi (Masvingo District) Zimbabwean offence : Theft Common Sentence : 3 years 2. Name : Melodius Evans Age: 28 years Home Village : Bulawayo, Zimbabwe Offence : Robbery Sentence: Remand 3. Name : Aobakwe Lehupu Age: 27 years Home Village: Molepolole DOA: 28.11.2016 Offence: Murder Sentence: High Court Remand Anyone with information leading to the arrest of the three prisoners should contact Kanye Prison at 5440382/5440032 or report to the nearest Police Station or Prison. Members of the Prison Service and other security o...
Security agents are following up on reports that Malawian youngsters from various border districts are being trafficked for recruitment as insurgents in neighbouring Mozambique.

Security agents are following up on reports that Malawian youngsters from various border districts are being trafficked for recruitment as insurgents in neighbouring Mozambique.

AFRICA, CRIME, Mozambique
Recently, traditional leaders in Phalombe district’s Nambazo area have raised concern that a lot of young people and children are being trafficked across the border on the pretext of job opportunities. Speaking following her unannounced visit to the Malawi-Mozambique border in Phalombe, South-Eastern Region Police Commissioner Sekani Tembo reveals that she got the information from the Mozambican police.