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    • Nigeria: INEC conducts rerun polls in 5 states

      APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — A total of 396,613 registered voters on Saturday trooped out to vote in the rerun elections in five states, following the declaration of some governorship elections in the affected...

    • Football: Kenyan outfit sign Rwandan defender Kayumba

      APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Kenyan first division side AFC Leopards on Saturday announced the signing of 25 year-old Rwandan defender Soter Kayumba for an undisclosed fee.

    • Rwandan court frees 22 suspected jihadists

      APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — The Rwandan High Court has released 22 suspected jihadists who were arrested in 2016 over their alleged involvment in terrorist attacks in the country, a judicial source confirmed...


    21-Mar-2019 to 08:03

    SA sets up corruption-busting body

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has established a new corruption investigative unit to be based at the National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP)’s office to probe high-profile cases –including state capture.

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    14-Mar-2019 to 14:36

    Sierra Leone: Anti-graft agency re-arrests ex-official who fled to UK

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) of Sierra Leone has vowed to mete out “exemplary punishment” to an official who fled the country while under investigation for suspected corruption.

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    12-Mar-2019 to 13:37

    Sierra Leone: Anti-graft agency reaches settlement agreement with ex-maritime bo...

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Four people who worked for the Sierra Leone Maritime Administration (SLMA) have agreed an out of court settlement payment of over Le900million (US$100, 000) to the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC), the agency said on Monday.

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    07-Mar-2019 to 05:40

    S/Africa’s apex bank unaccountable if 'others' interfere in operations – Officia...

    APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — A central bank cannot be held accountable if "other actors" can sway its actions, South African Reserve Bank (SARB) governor Lesetja Kganyago said on Wednesday.

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    05-Mar-2019 to 19:57

    Liberia indicts Central Bank governor over L$15.5bn corruption

    APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberian court has on Tuesday indicted the Central Bank Governor and dozens of top officials of the Bank over corruption involving L$15.5 billion.

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    04-Mar-2019 to 17:46

    CAR‘s new cabinet not all-inclusive enough – militias

    APA-Bangui (Central African Republic) By Pierre Koutoukpé — Several armed militias in the Central African Republic have slammed the composition of the new cabinet as not representative enough.

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    01-Mar-2019 to 12:35

    Botswana parliament adopts motion on direct election of the President

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana Parliament on Friday passed a motion calling for an amendment of the country’s Constitution to allow for the direct election of the President.

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