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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05-May-2022 to 04:47

Zimbabwe MPs want Mnangagwa summoned over corruption

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwean lawmakers want President Emmerson Mnangagwa to appear before the Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee (PAC) to respond to allegations of high-level corruption raised by the auditor-general, according to reports monitored here on Thursday.

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21-Apr-2022 to 15:25

Ivorian leader appoints 32-member cabinet

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Those in charge of the main ministries of Foreign Affairs, Defense and Interior in Ivory Coast have not been changed.

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05-Apr-2022 to 11:58

S/Africa: Ramaphosa appoints acting Public Service Minister

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa has appointed Thulas Nxesi as acting Public Service and Administration, the Presidency announced on Tuesday.

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01-Apr-2022 to 14:28

S/Africa: Ex-minister sentenced to four years for perjury

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Former Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini was on Friday sentenced to four years imprisonment for perjury, with half of her jail time suspended for five years.

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