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-Hello Ngige for sending her children to Nigerian public schools. By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – The Union of Academic Staff of Universities, ASUU, has called on the National Assembly to enact a law that will require public office holders to send their children to public schools across the country. ASUU also commended Minister of Labor …

MINNEAPOLIS – A federal grand jury has handed down an indictment against a Minneapolis man for threatening Hennepin County employees and illegally possessing firearms as a criminal, said Acting U.S. Attorney W Anders Folk. According to court documents, on June 24, 2021, the Hennepin County District Court issued an arrest warrant for Peter Robert Berry, …

Government officials are increasingly acting as if they are somehow beyond criticism. But the truth is exactly the opposite – they have a duty to be transparent and accountable to citizens, and this forces them to face criticism head-on. The impulse to dodge criticism and accountability, and in some cases even criminalize dissent, is more …

NEWINGTON – All rear-seat vehicle passengers will now be a little bit safer when traveling in Connecticut thanks to the advocacy and persistence of a Newtown lawmaker and several key supporters. On September 27, Newtown State Representative Mitch Bolinsky (R-106), along with Governor Ned Lamont, staff from the Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) Road Safety …

Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa revealed the findings of a forensic investigation at a press conference Mthethwa said about R300 million in funds intended to help artists affected by Covid19 have been stolen The defendants were five members of the National Arts Council who Mthethwa said would be brought to justice PAY ATTENTION: Click …

National Apartment Association CEO and President Bob Pinnegar discusses homeowners’ lawsuit against eviction moratoria. The Treasury Department said on Friday that state and local authorities had distributed only a fraction of the emergency rental assistance at the end of August when delays continue to weigh on the program eight months after its creation. Authorities have …

Watina Betana, 81, has lived in her Section C home in Duncan Village, east London, for over 30 years. Photo: Johnnie Isaac Community members from Section C in Duncan Village chased away the human settlements officials who came to inspect dilapidated homes in the area. The inspection follows questions sent by GroundUp after residents complained …

Damoh / Sagar (Madhya Pradesh): Lokayukta police on Tuesday arrested a chief municipal officer (CMO) and an accountant as he allegedly accepted a bribe of Rs 1 lakh from a contractor for paying an invoice for construction work in the Damoh district, Madhya Pradesh. Prakash Chand Pathak, the general manager of Tendukheda city council, and …

2021 is turning into a tough year for tech giants as governments tire of monopoly more and more. Perhaps the biggest name in the tech industry, Amazon is currently the subject of an ICC investigation for suspected breach of Indian law. However, the issue of e-commerce giants in India appears to be settled, as Amazon …

The United States is returning Haitians who have entered the country without permission to their country. The Haitians have set up a camp in a town in Texas near the US border. The operation appears to be the start of what could be the biggest eviction of migrants or refugees for many years. US authorities …