10-May-2021 to 14:00

Prosecutor seeks 7-year jail sentence for former Rwandan minister in graft case

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A Rwandan prosecutor asked a court on Monday to sentence the former Rwandan minister of Education and then head of Rwanda Agriculture Board (RAB) Daphrose Gahakwa to 7 years in jail for alleged corruption.

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07-May-2021 to 13:47

Ramaphosa declares war on high-level corruption

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has declared war on high-level corruption in the country, declaring in parliament on Thursday that the “days of state capture are over”.

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05-May-2021 to 15:51

S/Africa: Graft inquiry gets extra $5m funding to complete work

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South African Justice Minister Ronald Lamola announced on Wednesday that his government would provide US$5 million in extra funding to the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture to enable the body continue its work of unearthing the extent of corruption in the country’s state agencies.

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29-Apr-2021 to 12:52

S/Africa: Ruling ANC has failed the corruption test – Ramaphosa

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa returned to the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture hearings on Thursday, his second day to do so following his admission his ruling African National Congress party had fallen short of fighting corruption among its cadre.

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26-Apr-2021 to 20:57

Parliament okays new DR Congo cabinet

APA-Kinshasa (DR Congo) — A total of 410 MPs out of 412 present during Monday’s session in parliament in Kinshasa approved the government of the Sacred Union formed on 12 April.

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22-Apr-2021 to 18:47

Post-Deby Chad adopts transition charter

APA-N'Djamena (Chad) — The Transition Military Council (TMC) in Chad which took over the country after the death of Idriss Déby Itno was confirmed, has approved a basic blueprint containing 104 articles.

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15-Apr-2021 to 12:55

New Tanzanian leader in first cabinet reshuffle

APA-Dodoma (Tanzania) — Tanzania's new President Samia Suluhu Hassan has announced the appointment of new Finance and Foreign Affairs ministers in a first cabinet reshuffle since she assumed office last month, APA learnt on Thursday.

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