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Two men charged with supplying bomb that killed Maltese journalist

dpa/GNA - Prosecutors in Malta charged two men on Wednesday with supplying the bomb used to kill journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia. Caruana Galizia, a...
Donald Trump

United States Supreme Court clears way for prosecutors to access Trump’s financial records

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled against former President Donald Trump's effort to shield his financial records from prosecutors in New York, clearing the way...

Austrian finance minister’s home searched in corruption probe

dpa - Austrian Finance Minister Gernot Bluemel is under investigation as a suspect in a corruption case that involves a gambling company, prosecutors...
Horst Seehofer

German interior minister bans neo-Nazi group

German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer has banned a neo-Nazi group known as Wolf Brigade 44, his spokesman Steve Alter tweeted on Tuesday. Prosecutors have in...

Prosecutors: More than 100 bodies found in mass grave in Mexico

More than 100 bodies have been found in a mass grave in Mexico's western state of Jalisco, state prosecutors said on Sunday. Local attorney general...
Forum Gja

GJA marks International Day to end impunity for crimes against journalists

Mr Roland Affail Monney, the President of the Ghana Journalists Association (GJA), has called for zero tolerance for impunity in any shape or form...
WASHINGTON, Aug. 24, 2020 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken in Arlington, Virginia, the United States, on Aug. 24, 2020 shows screens displaying U.S. President Donald Trump speaking during the 2020 Republican National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina. Trump was nominated for a second term on Monday at the 2020 Republican National Convention (RNC) in Charlotte, North Carolina, which has been scaled back due to the coronavirus pandemic. (Xinhua/Liu Jie)

Proud Boys to keep battling left-wing activists, says organizer

A leader of the Proud Boys, the far-right organization emboldened by US President Donald Trump to "stand back and stand by," said the group's...
Police Prosecution Course

Act Professionally and Fairly- COP Kofi Boakye

Prosecutors and Investigators of the Ghana Police Service have been asked to exhibit professionalism and fairness in their line of duties. Commissioner of Police (COP)...

South Korean prosecutors indict Samsung heir for charges linked to management succession

South Korean prosecutors on Tuesday indicted Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong, an heir apparent of Samsung Group, without physical detention for charges linked...
George Floyd

All four ex-officers involved in Floyd’s death charged, victim’s family want “whole justice”

U.S. prosecutors on Wednesday upgraded the charge against a former Minneapolis officer who pressed his knee on George Floyd's neck, and also charged...

Over 2,400 prosecuted for epidemic-related crimes in China

China's procuratorial organs prosecuted 2,416 suspects in 1,980 criminal cases related to the COVID-19 epidemic by Thursday, the Supreme People's Procuratorate (SPP) said...
Domestic Violence

Gov’t of Ghana urged to reconstitute Domestic Violence Board

Madam Afua Addotey, the Board Chairperson, Women in Law and Development Africa (WiLDAF-Ghana), has called on government to reconstitute the Domestic Violence Management Board...

Police Prosecutors Take Refresher Courses

The Law and Development Associates (LADA) Institute, a non-profit organisation, has updated the knowledge and skills of over 400 police prosecutors nationwide through crush...
Park Geun-hye

Prosecutors question ex-president Park extensively over corruption allegation

South Korean prosecutors on Tuesday grilled former President Park Geun-hye, who in custody over corruption allegations. Park has been held in detention at a detention...

Ousted Park Geun-hye to Face Prosecution

Ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye is being questioned by prosecutors over a corruption scandal that brought her down.After arriving at the office, she...

Mahama Welcomes Special Prosecutor’s Office Creation

Former president, John Mahama says plans by the Nana Addo administration to appoint a Special Prosecutor is another step in the right direction to...
2022 Winter Olympics

JOC chief interviewed by prosecutors over Tokyo 2020 Olympic bid graft allegations

Tokyo prosecutors have interviewed the head of the Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) Tsunekazu Takeda over bribery allegations in connection to Japan winning the bid...

Kwaku Azar Stand on Special Prosecutor’s Office

Can an Office of an Independent Special Prosecutor be created where Article 88(3) of the 1992 Constitution commands that “The Attorney-General shall be responsible...

Legality of Special Prosecutor’s Office Will Be Challenged – Haruna Iddrisu

The Minority in Parliament has served notice it may challenge the legality of President Nana Akufo-Addo’s proposed Independent Prosecutor’s office. Speaking to Citi News, the Minority...

South Korean prosecutors claim Park ‘gravely’ violated constitution

Prosecuting lawmakers accused South Korean President Park Geun-hye of "broadly and gravely" violating the constitution as the Constitutional Court began hearing oral arguments in...
Wpid Dr Papa Kwesi Nduom

Special Prosecutor’s Office is not Necessary – Nduom

The 2016 presidential candidate of the Progressive People’s Party (PPP), Dr Papa Kwesi Nduom, is skeptical about plans by President-elect, Nana Akufo-Addo to create the...
Protesters attend a rally calling for the resignation of South Korean President Park Geun-hye in Seoul, South Korea, on Nov. 19, 2016. Almost one million South Koreans marched on Saturday night to demand the resignation of President Park Geun-hye over her biggest political scandal since she took office in February 2013. (Xinhua/Yao Qilin)

South Korean presidential office regrets prosecutors’ investigation results

President spokesman Jung Youn-kuk told a press briefing that the prosecution office's announcement was deeply regrettable, saying prosecutors regarded Park as having committed a...
Protesters attend a rally calling for the resignation of South Korean President Park Geun-hye in Seoul, South Korea, on Nov. 19, 2016. Almost one million South Koreans marched on Saturday night to demand the resignation of President Park Geun-hye over her biggest political scandal since she took office in February 2013. (Xinhua/Yao Qilin)

S.Korean opposition parties discuss impeachment of president after prosecutors’ announcement

Presidential hopefuls and senior lawmakers from three major opposition parties, including the biggest opposition Minjoo Party and minors People's Party and Justice Party, held...

S. Korean president suspected of conspiring with indicted confidante, former aides

Park has a complicity "to a significant extent" with the three criminal suspects in multiple offenses, the head of a special investigative unit in...

S.Korean prosecutors request investigation into president over confidante scandal

The Seoul Central District Prosecutors' Office in charge of probe into the Choi case was quoted as saying that it had delivered to the...

S.Korean prosecutors summon Samsung’s vice chairman over president confidante’s scandal

Lee was summoned in the afternoon by the Seoul Central District Prosecutors' Office in charge of investigation into the scandal of Choi Soon-sil suspected...

Ghana: state prosecutors commence strike over wages

National president of the Association of State Attorneys (ASA), Francisca Tete-Mensah, confirmed here that they were demanding payment of arrears and provision of some...

Ex-CEO of Daewoo called on accounting fraud

Koh Jae-ho, 61, who headed the troubled company from 2012 to 2015, appeared in the Seoul Central Prosecutors' Office to be questioned about whether...

36 Judges, Prosecutors From Selected West And Central African Countries Visit Tema Port

The visit is to allow the judges to build a good case in prosecuting fishing and trafficking laws in their respective jurisdictions. Beneficiary countries of...

Extradited suspect for people smuggling ‘is wrong man’

An Eritrean man authorities say is Mr Mered was held in Sudan in May and flown to Rome on Tuesday. But the man's friends told...