Group partners Police to tackle insecurity in Abia.

ABA—A group, Searchlight Initiative for Community Peace Advocacy and Rural Development in Nigeria, in collaboration with Abia State Police Command, has mapped out strategies aimed  at tackling insecurity in the state. Speaking during a conference with the theme, “Effective Crime Prevention and Control Through Intelligence Gathering and Community Policing’, Marshal Chief , Abia State Command […]

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Stateless in Australia: new centre to shine light on those incarcerated without hope

Every year, nations are asked by the United Nations high commissioner for refugees how many stateless people are within its borders. Last year, the Australian government told the UN that number was zero. Under questioning in Senate estimates, it emerged there were 37 stateless peoplebeing held by the Australian government in immigration detention, on average for more […]

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Father sentenced to 60 years in prison for trying to sell four-year-old daughter online for sex

Culprit sent several emails saying he would give child sleep medication ahead of encounter and charge $1,000 for two hours. A Wisconsin man who authorities said posted an advertisement on Craigslist to sell his then-four-year-old daughter for sex has been sentenced to 60 years in prison. Andrew James Turley was sentenced on Friday after a jury in Harris County, Texas, convicted […]

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