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19-May-2022 to 09:51

Malawi to set up special court to handle corruption cases

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi plans to set up a special court to deal with corruption-related cases as part of government efforts to expedite trials of those accused of graft, a cabinet minister said late Wednesday.

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17-May-2022 to 13:03

Africa: Foreign firm to establish seven pharmaceutical plants

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Guinea, Senegal, Mauritania, Benin, Nigeria, Congo and Angola have been chosen by the Turkish and American companies Ilaç and Interglobe IEG, respectively, the sponsors of the project.

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17-May-2022 to 12:59

G5 Sahel: EU rues Mali withdrawal

APA - Dakar (Senegal) By Abdou Cisse - — Mali’s decision to withdraw from the G5 Sahel has caused a reaction from the European Union (EU).

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17-May-2022 to 12:57

Africities 9 advocating for intermediate cities’ development

APA - Kisumu (Kenya) Special correspondent: Edouard Toure - — President Uhuru Kenyatta, Tuesday 17 May, opened the ninth edition of the Africities Summit in the western Kenyan city of Kisumu.

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08-May-2022 to 15:58

Expert says fighting impunity remains major challenge in Guinea

APA-Conakry (Guinea) — The Guinean judiciary is prosecuting 27 former high officials including former head of state Alpha Conde for crackdown on demonstrators. In an interview with APA, Fabien Offner, a French researcher and Guinea specialist at Amnesty International, welcomed this decision even if he remains vigilant with the junta which is completing its eighth month in charge of the country.

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05-May-2022 to 22:09

Rwanda’s state minister of Culture sacked over corruption scandal

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan President Paul Kagame on Thursday fired state minister in charge of Culture, Edouard Bamporiki who is facing allegations of corruption regarding construction deal in Kigali city.

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05-May-2022 to 04:47

Zimbabwe MPs want Mnangagwa summoned over corruption

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwean lawmakers want President Emmerson Mnangagwa to appear before the Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee (PAC) to respond to allegations of high-level corruption raised by the auditor-general, according to reports monitored here on Thursday.

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