Komnas Perempuan concerned about alleged rapist’s appointment as acting regent in SE Sulawesi

first_img “We’re worried that he will exercise his power to delay the investigation and trial against him once he is inaugurated as acting regent,” Komnas Perempuan commissioner Siti Aminah Tardi said on Tuesday as quoted by kompas.com.[RA::Indonesian lawmakers are biggest enablers of nation’s rape culture::https://www.thejakartapost.com/academia/2020/07/09/indonesian-lawmakers-are-biggest-enablers-of-nations-rape-culture.html[She added that justice was not being served as another suspect in the case, a pimp identified as T, had been on trial and sentenced to nine years in prison. T has appealed the verdict with the Supreme Court.“It’s unfair for the other suspect who had undergone trial,” Siti said.Komnas Perempuan urged prosecutors and the court to put Ramadio on trial as soon as possible. (dpk) Editor’s note: Paragraph one of this article has been edited for accuracy. Topics : The National Commission on Violence Against Women (Komnas Perempuan) has raised concerns about the appointment of Southeast Sulawesi’s North Buton Deputy Regent Ramadio as acting regent because of his alleged involvement in a sexual assault case against a minor.Ramadio was named a suspect in December 2019 for allegedly paying Rp 2 million (US$134.71) to rape a 14-year-old girl. However, he was not detained and prosecutors have yet to bring his case to court even though they claimed that had completed their case against him.last_img read more

DD Competition: Get a €50 Arena 7 voucher – show us your best Halloween costume!

first_imgThis weekend will see all sorts of weird and wonderful get-ups in Donegal, and we want to see the most fang-tastic!The most clever and creative costumes deserve special recognition, and with the help of Arena 7 Letterkenny, we will reward the winner for their efforts.The most wickedly-wonderful winner will receive a €50 voucher, to be used in whatever part of the Arena 7 entertainment complex that they wish – from the Wood Berry Grill Bar & Restaurant to Bowling World to Wayne’s World Adventure Centre. All you have to do is post a photo in the Facebook comments section of this story. The competition is open to all – just as long as the costumes are frightfully good. You have until 9am Tuesday, November 1 to enter. Good luck!DD Competition: Get a €50 Arena 7 voucher – show us your best Halloween costume! was last modified: October 29th, 2016 by Rachel McLaughlinShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Arena 7competitioncostumeHalloweenwinlast_img read more