Theft

By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Dec 12th, 2013
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A U.S. delegation traveled to Nigeria December 7-11 on a fact-finding mission on the subject of oil theft and related revenue loss, at the request of the Government of Nigeria. The delegation, led by Ambassador Carlos Pascual, Special Envoy for Energy at the Department of State, and the Honorable Sha...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Apr 24th, 2013
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Source: washington.cbslocal A former parking manager at the Smithsonian’s Udvar-Hazy Air and Space annex in Chantilly has pleaded guilty to stealing roughly $1.4 million in parking fees. Thirty-three-year-old Abeselom Hailemariam pleaded guilty Friday in federal court in Alexandria. He’s is the third...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Feb 10th, 2013
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By Mary Pat Flaherty, Published: February 8 The pair of parking lot attendants at the Smithsonian Institution’s air and space center in Chantilly were very patient. And for a while, anyway, their patience paid off. Car by car, truck by truck, SUV by SUV — as thousands of drivers handed over the $15 p...
By benim
In News
Sep 7th, 2011
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Nigeria’s political elite and soldiers have profited from large-scale oil theft in the Niger Delta that may cost the country up to a tenth of its production, according to a leaked U.S. diplomatic cable released by WikiLeaks at the end of last week. Nigeria is the world’s eighth biggest ex...
By benim
In South Africa
Jan 20th, 2011
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A 51-year-old man who allegedly stole two uncut diamonds worth R12-million has been arrested at his home in Port Elizabeth and the stones recovered, Eastern Cape police said on Thursday. Police had been investigating the theft of the diamonds, which took place at the King Edward Hotel in the city in ...
By benim
In Conflict/Tragedy
Jan 5th, 2011
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A woman was killed in Hlakoti location in Willowvale on Wednesday by residents who suspected her son of theft, Eastern Cape police said. “It is also alleged that her body was burnt afterwards,” Captain Jackson Manatha said in a statement. He said 55-year-old Nophelo Jama was attacked by the mob by 2....
By benim
In Canada
Nov 11th, 2010
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A 46-year-old woman has been arrested in connection with the alleged theft more than $1 million from a Winnipeg health centre’s ATM. The woman, a former financial clerk at the Misericordia Health Centre, allegedly took the money during a 10-year span between January 2000 and January 2010, polic...