GOUVERNANCE | GOVERNANCE

22-Dec-2021 to 13:13

S/Africa: State capture report to be delivered in three tranches – Commission

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South Africa’s Commission of Inquiry into State Capture chairman, Justice Raymond Zondo on Wednesday said it was not possible to deliver the entire report by end of December as earlier envisaged – but would present the first of the three-part work by the end of the year.

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18-Dec-2021 to 08:07

Masisi appoints commission to review Botswana’s constitution

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — President Mokgweetsi Masisi has appointed a 19-member commission to review Botswana’s constitution and come up with recommendations over the next nine months.

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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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