APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The government of the Gambia has taken steps to implement recommendations of a Commission of Inquiry into the financial dealings of former president Yahya Jammeh and his close associates by releasing its report to the public and a corresponding cabinet white paper.
APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone's Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) took the fight against graft to a new level on Monday when it paraded suspects facing charges of involvement in exams malpractice. The agency said the move is part of a new strategy of naming and shaping corrupt officials as a deterrent against graft.
APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia’s President George Manneh Weah has pledged his Administration’s commitment to implementing recommendations that emerged from the three-day National Economic Dialogue held at the Ministerial Complex in Congo Town, outside Monrovia recently.
APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Ivorian president Alassane Ouattara on the proposal of Prime Minister Amadou Gon Coulibaly Wednesday appointed a new cabinet consisting of 49 members including seven secretaries of state APA can report.
APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — In what some observers may view as political expediency while others may consider it as “walking the talk” against corruption, President Mokgweetsi Masisi has fired Permanent Secretary to the President Carter Morupisi for alleged graft and abuse of office.