GOUVERNANCE | GOVERNANCE

02-Oct-2019 to 11:42

Liberia: The end of Weah's honeymoon

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberians in 2017 elected former football world beater George Manneh Weah as president demonstrating the love that his people had for him..

Read more

02-Oct-2019 to 11:35

SA taxman strives to brush up tainted image – Official

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s tax collector, hit by scandals and corruption under former President Jacob Zuma, has vowed to brush up this tainted image for the better under President Cyril Ramaphosa’s new administration, APA has learnt.

Read more

01-Oct-2019 to 12:30

Zimbabwe opposition lawmakers walk out on Mnangagwa's SONA address

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe’s opposition lawmaker on Tuesday walked out of parliament as President Emmerson Mnangagwa presented his State of the Nation Address (SONA).

Read more

28-Sep-2019 to 02:32

S/Africa: Ramaphosa creates new economic advisory body

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa has created a Presidential Economic Advisory Council, an academic-heavy brain trust that the country hopes would help spur inclusive growth, President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Friday.

Read more

27-Sep-2019 to 12:46

C/d’Ivoire unveils 2020 UPU Congress website

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Cote d’Ivoire, which is organising the 27th World Congress of the Universal Postal Union (UPU) in Abidjan in 2020, presented on Thursday in Geneva the progress of preparations for this Congress.

Read more

23-Sep-2019 to 12:00

Rwandan MPs seek stolen drugs to be recovered

APA, Kigali (Rwanda) — The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Rwanda's parliament in charge of investigating financial misconduct within public institutions on Monday asked the Rwanda Biomedical Center (RBC) to fast-track the recovery of huge sum worth of drugs that were stolen by its employee in 2014.

Read more

14-Sep-2019 to 18:36

Gambia white paper indicts Jammeh, associates

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The government of the Gambia has taken steps to implement recommendations of a Commission of Inquiry into the financial dealings of former president Yahya Jammeh and his close associates by releasing its report to the public and a corresponding cabinet white paper.

Read more