23-May-2022 to 09:17

Rwanda: Ex top diplomat nabbed over fraud, forgery

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda Investigation Bureau (RIB) on Monday confirmed the arrest of Dr Emmanuel Nibishaka, former top diplomat in New York (USA) currently serving as the Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Rwanda Governance Board (RGB) over fraud and use of forged documents.

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19-May-2022 to 09:51

Malawi to set up special court to handle corruption cases

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi plans to set up a special court to deal with corruption-related cases as part of government efforts to expedite trials of those accused of graft, a cabinet minister said late Wednesday.

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17-May-2022 to 13:03

Africa: Foreign firm to establish seven pharmaceutical plants

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Guinea, Senegal, Mauritania, Benin, Nigeria, Congo and Angola have been chosen by the Turkish and American companies Ilaç and Interglobe IEG, respectively, the sponsors of the project.

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17-May-2022 to 12:59

G5 Sahel: EU rues Mali withdrawal

APA - Dakar (Senegal) By Abdou Cisse - — Mali’s decision to withdraw from the G5 Sahel has caused a reaction from the European Union (EU).

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17-May-2022 to 12:57

Africities 9 advocating for intermediate cities’ development

APA - Kisumu (Kenya) Special correspondent: Edouard Toure - — President Uhuru Kenyatta, Tuesday 17 May, opened the ninth edition of the Africities Summit in the western Kenyan city of Kisumu.

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08-May-2022 to 15:58

Expert says fighting impunity remains major challenge in Guinea

APA-Conakry (Guinea) — The Guinean judiciary is prosecuting 27 former high officials including former head of state Alpha Conde for crackdown on demonstrators. In an interview with APA, Fabien Offner, a French researcher and Guinea specialist at Amnesty International, welcomed this decision even if he remains vigilant with the junta which is completing its eighth month in charge of the country.

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05-May-2022 to 22:09

Rwanda’s state minister of Culture sacked over corruption scandal

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan President Paul Kagame on Thursday fired state minister in charge of Culture, Edouard Bamporiki who is facing allegations of corruption regarding construction deal in Kigali city.

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