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Probe into NLC irregular payouts in limbo as computer goes missing

The truth in the multi-billion controversial land compensations may not be known after the National Land Commission lost a crucial database critical in the ongoing investigations into fraudulent payments. The computer contains all-important data on all mega land compensation deals that the commision has been undertaking on behalf of the …

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New boss could be the missing lever in graft war

Today the National Assembly will either approve or reject the Ethics and Anti-Corruption nominee for Chief Executive Officer Twalib Mbarak. If approved, Mbarak will be arriving at a critical time when the EACC’s operational framework is receding, even disintegrating. This is due to the overzealous Directorate of Criminal Investigations headed …

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China's pre-Christmas church crackdown raises alarm

A recent surge of police action against churches in China has raised concerns the government is getting even tougher on unsanctioned Christian activity. Among those arrested are a prominent pastor and his wife, of the Early Rain Covenant Church in Sichuan. Both have been charged with state subversion. And on …

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