Carlos Ghosn: Ex-Nissan chair faces two new charges

Carlos Ghosn: Ex-Nissan chair faces two new charges 1

Prosecutors in Japan have indicted former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn with two fresh charges involving financial crimes. Carlos Ghosn Mr Ghosn, who has been detained since November, was charged with aggravated breach of trust and understating his income. He had already been indicted on a separate charge of underreporting his pay over five years. Mr Ghosn, whose detention has drawn some criticism, denies all wrongdoing. Related Articles His lawyers said they would apply for bail, but experts say this request is very unlikely to be granted. The new charges will…

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Kevin Fret: Gay rapper shot dead in Puerto Rico aged 24

Kevin Fret: Gay rapper shot dead in Puerto Rico aged 24 2

The rapper and outspoken advocate for the LGBT community Kevin Fret has been shot dead in Puerto Rico aged 24. Kevin Fret’s music video Soy Asi has more than half a million views on YouTube The musician, described as Latin Trap music’s first openly gay artist, was killed in the capital San Juan on Thursday morning, police said. Fret was shot at eight times while riding a motorbike in the street, and he was hit in the head and hip. His death brings the number of murders in Puerto Rico…

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Cristiano Ronaldo: Las Vegas police request DNA sample following rape allegations

Cristiano Ronaldo: Las Vegas police request DNA sample following rape allegations 3

Police in Las Vegas have issued a warrant for a DNA sample from Cristiano Ronaldo as part of their investigation into the rape allegations made against the Juventus forward. Cristiano Ronaldo The 33-year-old’s lawyer, Peter S. Christiansen, told BBC Sport it was a “very standard request”. The Wall Street Journal says the warrant was recently sent to the court system in Italy. Ronaldo denies assaulting Kathryn Mayorga at a Las Vegas hotel in 2009. Related Articles “Mr Ronaldo has always maintained, as he does today, that what occurred in Las…

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Myanmar rejects Reuters journalists’ appeals

Myanmar rejects Reuters journalists’ appeals 4

A court in Myanmar has rejected an appeal by two Reuters reporters jailed for breaking a state secrets act. Kyaw Soe Oo (left) and Wa Lone have been in prison for one year Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo were sentenced to seven years in September in a case condemned around the world. They exposed the summary execution of 10 Muslim Rohingyas by the security forces during the military’s anti-Rohingya operation in 2017. But the judge called their terms “suitable punishment” and said the defence had not proved their innocence.…

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Kaizer Chiefs confirm fixture details for CAF Confederation Cup return leg

Kaizer Chiefs confirm fixture details for CAF Confederation Cup return leg 5

On Jan 11, 2019 14,367 0 Kaizer Chiefs have ended speculation as to where their CAF Confederation Cup play-off round second-leg clash against Zesco United will be played. Khama Billiat of Kaizer Chiefs runs over to the reserves after scoring during the 2109 CAF Confederations Cup game between Kaizer Chiefs and Zimamoto at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium, Port Elizabeth on28 November © Deryck Foster/BackpagePix Amakhosi have confirmed they will entertain the Zambian champions at the FNB Stadium next Saturday evening, with kick-off scheduled for 20h00. This will be Chiefs’ first…

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Ernst Middendorp confirms Willard Katsande availability and shares Kaizer Chiefs intentions for CAF Confederation Cup first leg against Zesco United

Ernst Middendorp confirms Willard Katsande availability and shares Kaizer Chiefs intentions for CAF Confederation Cup first leg against Zesco United 6

Ernst Middendorp confirms Willard Katsande availability and shares Kaizer Chiefs intentions for CAF Confederation Cup first leg against Zesco United – Nehanda Radio Home 2019 January 11 Sports Ernst Middendorp confirms Willard Katsande availability and shares Kaizer Chiefs intentions for CAF Confederation Cup first leg against Zesco United Source: Nehanda Radio

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Kudakwashe Mahachi explains slow start at Orlando Pirates and provides insight into CAF Champions League opponents FC Platinum

Kudakwashe Mahachi explains slow start at Orlando Pirates and provides insight into CAF Champions League opponents FC Platinum 8

Kudakwashe Mahachi explains slow start at Orlando Pirates and provides insight into CAF Champions League opponents FC Platinum – Nehanda Radio Home 2019 January 11 Sports Kudakwashe Mahachi explains slow start at Orlando Pirates and provides insight into CAF Champions League opponents FC Platinum Source: Nehanda Radio

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MDC youths plan series of demos

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By Nokuthaba Nkomo MDC youth assembly is set to hold a series of demonstrations next week to protest worsening economic conditions in Zimbabwe. Lovemore Chinoputsa (left) seen here with Happymore “Bvondo” Chidziva In a statement, the youth assembly said the demonstrations will be held in protest of the back-to-school burden costs, high prices of commodities, a nonperforming and static economy as well as the fuel crisis. The youth assembly said considering President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his government’s “arrogant and ignorant approach” to the crisis facing the nation, it is important…

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ZSE Top Ten Index swings into the black

ZSE Top Ten Index swings into the black 11

The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) swung back into the black in the mid-week session after its top ten index put on a marginal 0,07 percent to close at 140,96 points, following a weak start to the second week of 2019. Zimbabwe Stock Exchange After opening the new year in losses as three of the benchmark indices took a knock, losses on the bourse recorded by Econet and Innscor were offset by gains in Padenga, Old Mutual and Cassava. The top gainer of the day was financial services group Getbucks that…

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Baba Harare confident of new album

Baba Harare confident of new album 12

By Vasco Chaya Former Jah Prayzah backing vocalist and guitarist Breveman “Baba Harare” Chizvino is confident of his forthcoming studio project titled Ramba Wakadzvanya. Baba Harare (centre) joins Jah Prayzah (left) on stage at the launch of the album Chitubu at the Harare International Conference Centre (Picture by The Standard) “We are confident of our project. Ramba Wakadzvanya is going to prove that Baba Harare is not a one-hit wonder,” his manager, Filda Muchabaiwa, popularly known as Mother Filda, said. The forthcoming album is made up of 11 tracks and…

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