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18-Nov-2021 to 10:46

S/Africa: Four candidates shortlisted for Chief Justice post

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has shortlisted four candidates for consideration for the position of Chief Justice of the Constitutional Court, and sent the names to the Judicial Service Commission and political — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has shortlisted four candidates for consideration for the position of Chief Justice of the Constitutional Court.

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14-Nov-2021 to 17:43

Rwandan parliament orders graft probe

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — The Rwandan parliament has asked competent judicial authorities to follow up on specific cases which have an inclination to corruption and mismanagement of funds involving several public institutions, an official statement obtained by APA in Kigali on Sunday said.

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13-Nov-2021 to 14:30

Ramaphosa urges concerted efforts to end red tape

APA-Durban (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced that his government would speed up efforts to cut red tape in order to remove obstacles that continued “to scupper investment prospects” in South Africa’s districts and provinces.

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29-Oct-2021 to 23:11

Gabon: Presidential aide gets five-year prison sentence

APA - Libreville (Gabon) — The Criminal Court of Libreville, this Friday agreed to the guilt of the former Chief Executive Officer of President Ali Bongo, who was standing trial for “undue delivery of administrative documents.”

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12-Oct-2021 to 14:14

S/Africa: Chief justice gets hearty send-off from parliament officials

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — Presiding officers of South Africa’s parliament on Tuesday gave outgoing Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng "a hearty send-off for faithfully serving the nation" by upholding the constitution during the past decade.

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12-Oct-2021 to 12:06

Tunisia forms new government

APA-Tunis (Tunisia) — Tunisia has formed a new government of 24 ministers and a secretary of state, including 8 women.

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11-Oct-2021 to 11:02

Ethiopia to create 11th regional state

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia is set to establish the 11th regional state after the people in the far South-west of the country voted in favour of forming a new state by a huge margin.

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