Justice Ministry manipulates company
Suara Timor Lorosae 24 April 2009 - Wesupa Company was the company that won the public tender process undertaken by the Justice Ministry for the supply of boots for prison guards but the boots that were purchased were kept in the warehouse of the Pualaka company which belongs to Justice Minister Lucia Lobato's husband.
Council of the Ministers approves decree law on the Order of Timor
Radio Televisaun Timor Leste 24 April 2009 - State Secretary for the Council of the Ministers Hermenegildo Pereira said the Council of the Ministers had approved the drafting of a decree law on the Order of Timor providing for the bestowal of medals on either Timorese citizens or foreign nationals who had provided humanitarian aid to the country.
Police seize seven tons of fish
Radio Televisaun Timor Leste 24 April 2009 - Dili District Police have seized seven tons of fish in Tasitolu. The UNIPESOA Company Manager Agustinho Cuba is believed to be involved in the case.
32 F-FDTL soldiers to be deployed along border zone
Radio Televisaun Timor Leste 24 April 2009 - State Secretary for Defence Julio Thomas Pinto said the Government would deploy 32 Timorese Defence Force (F-FDTL) soldiers on the border on 27 April for preventing illegal crossings.
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