06-Oct-2022 to 13:21

Burkina Faso adopts new “fundamental act”

APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The Patriotic Movement for Safeguard and Restoration (MPSR) has adopted a new “fundamental act” that restores the constitution and ensures the continuity of the state “pending the establishment of a Transitional Charter.”

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03-Oct-2022 to 19:13

Deposed Damiba resurfaces in Lomé

APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The Togolese government has confirmed the presence of Paul-Henri Sandaogo Damiba in Togo.

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03-Oct-2022 to 11:28

Minister appoints new board for S/Africa’s troubled power utility

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan on Monday appointed business leader Mpho Makwana as chair of the new board of state-owned power utility Eskom currently struggling to end rolling blackouts nationwide.

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30-Sep-2022 to 14:36

Ex-Rwandan state minister sentenced to 4 years in jail over corruption case

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The intermediate court of Nyarugenge in Kigali city on Friday found guily the former Rwandan state minister in charge of Culture, Edouard Bamporiki in a corruption case and sentenced him to four years in prison with heavy fines totaling 60 million Rwandan Francs ($ 60,000 USD).

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30-Sep-2022 to 12:33

S/Africa: Ramaphosa denies money laundering charges

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa has denied that there was anything criminal about stashing US$4 million in chair cushions at his Phala Phala farm in Limpopo province two years ago.

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29-Sep-2022 to 11:11

Ramaphosa urges local councils to prioritise service delivery

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa has urged 2,000 delegates attending the annual conference of local government leaders to reaffirm their commitment to improving the living conditions of South Africans through what he called “developmental local government.”

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22-Sep-2022 to 12:48

S/Africa's power utility recovers $2m pension from former CEO

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South Africa’s beleaguered state-owned power utility Eskom has announced that it has recovered US$2 million unlawfully paid to its former chief executive Brian Molefe as his pension benefits, APA learnt on Thursday.

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