GOUVERNANCE | GOVERNANCE

14-Sep-2019 to 18:36

Gambia white paper indicts Jammeh, associates

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.

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10-Sep-2019 to 14:47

Sierra Leone: Uproar as anti-graft agency publicly shamed suspects

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.

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09-Sep-2019 to 12:23

Liberia’s president vows to implement economic forum consensus

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.

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06-Sep-2019 to 15:28

Benin reshuffles cabinet, as six make it to new team

APA-Cotonou (Benin) — Benin’s president, Patrice Talon, has reshuffled his cabinet marked by three departures and six arrivals, bringing the new government to 24 members.

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05-Sep-2019 to 20:17

Sudan: A new cabinet of firsts

APA-Sudan (Khartoum) — It's a cabinet of firsts for Sudan after Prime minister, Abdallah Hamdok unveiled his new governing team which consists of the country's first female Foreign minister.

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04-Sep-2019 to 19:13

Ivorian PM names 49-member cabinet

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.

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04-Sep-2019 to 12:51

Masisi’s anti-corruption crusade claims top Botswana official

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.

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