GOUVERNANCE | GOVERNANCE

14-Mar-2019 to 14:36

Sierra Leone: Anti-graft agency re-arrests ex-official who fled to UK

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) of Sierra Leone has vowed to mete out “exemplary punishment” to an official who fled the country while under investigation for suspected corruption.

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12-Mar-2019 to 13:37

Sierra Leone: Anti-graft agency reaches settlement agreement with ex-maritime bo...

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Four people who worked for the Sierra Leone Maritime Administration (SLMA) have agreed an out of court settlement payment of over Le900million (US$100, 000) to the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC), the agency said on Monday.

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07-Mar-2019 to 05:40

S/Africa’s apex bank unaccountable if 'others' interfere in operations – Officia...

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — A central bank cannot be held accountable if "other actors" can sway its actions, South African Reserve Bank (SARB) governor Lesetja Kganyago said on Wednesday.

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05-Mar-2019 to 19:57

Liberia indicts Central Bank governor over L$15.5bn corruption

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberian court has on Tuesday indicted the Central Bank Governor and dozens of top officials of the Bank over corruption involving L$15.5 billion.

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04-Mar-2019 to 17:46

CAR‘s new cabinet not all-inclusive enough – militias

APA-Bangui (Central African Republic) By Pierre Koutoukpé — Several armed militias in the Central African Republic have slammed the composition of the new cabinet as not representative enough.

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01-Mar-2019 to 12:35

Botswana parliament adopts motion on direct election of the President

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana Parliament on Friday passed a motion calling for an amendment of the country’s Constitution to allow for the direct election of the President.

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27-Feb-2019 to 19:40

CAR’s new PM Ngrebada assumes office

APA-Bangui (CAR) By Pierre Koutoukpe — Simplice Mathieu Sarandji who resigned as prime minister of the Central African Republic last week has handed over to his successor Firmin Ngrebada.

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