Tag: unlawful detention

James Ibori To Get Compensation From British Secretary of State Over Unlawful Detention

Former Governor of Delta state, Chief James Ibori, on Monday, won an important legal victory against the British Secretary of State for the Home Department as the Court ordered the Home Department to compensate him for detaining him. According to Tony Eluemunor, Ibori’s Media Assistant, the victory came when Mrs.[Read More…]

Egypt Sentences Al Jazeera Journalists To 7 – 10 Years In Prison

Al Jazeera with wire services  An Egyptian court has sentenced two Al Jazeera journalists to seven years in prison and another to 10 years, on charges including aiding the Muslim Brotherhood and reporting false news. A judge delivered the verdicts Monday against Peter Greste, an Australian citizen; Mohamed Fahmy, a[Read More…]