Daily Archives: May 27, 2014

Kenyan firm gets licence for charter flights to China

[Translate] Corporate News Kenyan firm gets licence for charter flights to China By DAVID HERBLING, hdavid@ke.nationmedia.com 26 May 2014 Hong Kong exchange-listed logistics firm Frontier Services Group’s (FSG) plans to offer chartered passenger and cargo flights to China have got … Continue reading

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John Sopko is fighting corruption in Afghanistan, and making noise while he’s at it

[Translate] Washington Post John Sopko is fighting corruption in Afghanistan, and making noise while he’s at it   By Richard Leiby, Published: May 26 E-mail the writer Courtesy of Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) – Inspector General John Sopko … Continue reading

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Whistleblower hotlines changing the way IGs respond to waste, fraud and abuse

[Translate] Whistleblower hotlines changing the way IGs respond to waste, fraud and abuse Tuesday – 5/20/2014, 4:08am EDT By Jared Serbu More Reports Listen to Jared’s audio report on IG hotlines. Download mp3 As recently as a year ago, if … Continue reading

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Former Employee of U.S. Contractor Pleads Guilty to Fraud Scheme

[Translate] Former Employee of U.S. Contractor Pleads Guilty to Fraud Scheme 23 May 2014 US Department of Justice Friday, May 23, 2014 A former employee of a U.S. contractor pleaded guilty today to conspiracy to defraud the United States in … Continue reading

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Government Lied’

[Translate] ‘Government Lied’ All Africa By by M. Welemongai Ciapha, II 27 May 2014 07:08, (c) 2014 AllAfrica, All Rights Reserved May 27, 2014 (The NEWS/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX) — The principal defendant in the mercenary trial has … Continue reading

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Manus Island riot: G4S security briefing recording contradicts claims PNG police actions were ‘unexpected’

[Translate] Manus Island riot: G4S security briefing recording contradicts claims PNG police actions were ‘unexpected’ Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) News By Geoff Thompson 27 May 2014 A recording of a G4S security briefing on Manus Island contradicts claims the company … Continue reading

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Manus Island riot: G4S assessment downplayed ‘external risk’ to centre before Reza Barati’s deat

[Translate] Manus Island riot: G4S assessment downplayed ‘external risk’ to centre before Reza Barati’s death By Geoff Thompson and Alex McDonald Photo: Violent protests broke out at the Manus Island detention centre in February. (ABC News) Related Story: G4S recording … Continue reading

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Manus Island riot: G4S chief rejects suggestion company invited PNG police into detention centre

[Translate] Manus Island riot: G4S chief rejects suggestion company invited PNG police into detention centre Video: Chris Manning says there was no plan to hand the centre to PNG police. (7.30) Photo: Violent protests broke out at the Manus Island … Continue reading

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Manus detention company MD unaware of riot ‘perpetrators’

[Translate] Manus detention company MD unaware of riot ‘perpetrators’ Australian Broadcasting Corporation Transcripts Sarah Ferguson By Sarah Ferguson 27 May 2014 The Managing Director of the company that runs the Manus Island detention centre says they are unaware of who … Continue reading

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Manus Island riot: Independent report by Robert Cornall details deadly detention centre violence

[Translate] Manus Island riot: Independent report by Robert Cornall details deadly detention centre violence Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) News political reporter Latika Bourke, staff 26 May 2014 A Salvation Army worker identified as allegedly leading a fatal attack on Iranian … Continue reading

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