06-Jan-2022 to 13:03

Airline workers say graft report scratched the surface of rot at SAA

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Many names of officers responsible for much of the corruption and maladministration at South African Airways (SAA) have not been revealed in the just-released Commission of Inquiry into State Capture report, the airline’s union said on Thursday.

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05-Jan-2022 to 13:38

S/Africa: New law needed to protect whistleblowers – Report

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — A new law should be introduced by the South African government to protect whistleblowers who take the risk to expose corruption, the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture has said.

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05-Jan-2022 to 08:43

S/Africa: Probe team calls for independent anti-corruption body

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The team that probed high-level corruption in South Africa has called for the establishment of an independent anti-graft body as the government cannot be trusted with the “ultimate responsibility” to lead the fight against corruption.

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03-Jan-2022 to 13:56

Probe team to present state capture report to Ramaphosa Tuesday

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Commission of Inquiry into State Capture chairperson and Acting Chief Justice Raymond Zondo will on Tuesday submit to President Cyril Ramaphosa the first of a three-part report on the findings of his panel on high-level corruption during the tenure of fore president Jacob Zuma.

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03-Jan-2022 to 13:34

S/Africa: Moving House to Pretoria not a priority – ANC

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — Moving the South African Parliament from Cape Town to Pretoria is not a consideration despite the extensive damage to the building caused by Sunday’s fire, the ruling African National Congress (ANC) chief whip Pemmy Majodina said on Monday.

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31-Dec-2021 to 07:17

Malawi minister arrested over shady land deals

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi’s Lands and Urban Development Minister Kezzie Msukwa was arrested on Thursday on abuse-of-office allegations involving some land shady deals with a businessman.

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30-Dec-2021 to 11:58

Ethiopia primed for "Tigrayless" national dialogue commission

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ethiopian Parliament on Wednesday voted for the establishment of a National Dialogue Commission but officials said talks would exclude Tigray's renegade leaders.

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