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Sudan lose appeal against Zambia

The Sudanese Football Federation (SFA) have lost an appeal against points deduction by the Court of Arbitration for Sports(CAS),after fielding an ineligible player against Zambia in its 2014 World Cup qualifier. The Court of Arbitration for Sport says it rejected … read more »

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DRC journalist jailed after story on Chinese-run hospital

New York, February 15, 2013–Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo should release pending appeal a journalist who was sentenced to six months in prison in December on defamation charges, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. The journalist was … read more »

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UK Immigration: Fresh Claims and Permission to Work

By Muchada Bvunzawabaya The Home Office appeal to the Supreme Court in ZO (Somalia) [2010] UKSC 36 has been dismissed. This confirms that in cases where a fresh asylum claim has been made and no decision was reached for a … read more »

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Appeal against Mushili’s sentence, DEC urged

By QFM, The Committee of Citizens has charged that the Lusaka Magistrate Court’s decision hand Patriotic Front Ndola Central Member of Parliament, Mark Mushili a six months suspended sentence is a draw back in the fight against corruption. Mr. Mushili, … read more »

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Court reprieve for UK student visa applicants

By Rumbidzai Bvunzawabaya THE appeal against the UK Home Office’s Interpretation of the Points Based System has succeeded in the Court of Appeal. The case is Secretary of State for the Home Department v Pankina [2010] EWCA Civ 719. The … read more »

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Zambia: Post Newspapers Editor-in Chief Fred M’membe free for now

By QFM, Post Newspapers Editor-in Chief Fred M’membe (LEFT) has been granted bail pending appeal worthy K20 million kwacha in his own recognizance by a Lusaka Magistrate court with two working sureties. M His lawyer Remmy Mainza told journalists at … read more »

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Fred M’membe has been sentenced to four months

POST newspaper Editor-in-Chief Fred M’membe has been sentenced to four months imprisonment with hard labour. Lusaka magistrate David Simusamba sentenced M’membe this morning following his conviction over contempt of court charges on Wednesday. This is in a case in which … read more »

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