GOUVERNANCE | GOVERNANCE

29-Mar-2019 to 12:44

UN team to assist in Botswana transformation agenda

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — A United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) team is in Botswana to assist in the process of setting national transformational agenda priorities for the southern African country, state media reported Friday.

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28-Mar-2019 to 05:44

Ramaphosa says prepared to testify before state capture probe

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has reiterated his commitment to appear before the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture in efforts to clarify his son’s business relations and a suspicious donation received from the besieged Africa Global Operations (AGO) company, formerly known Bosasa.

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27-Mar-2019 to 20:05

Gambian leader makes new ministerial appointments

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — President Adama Barrow has appointed new Health and Agriculture ministers, almost two weeks after reshuffling his cabinet.

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21-Mar-2019 to 08:03

SA sets up corruption-busting body

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has established a new corruption investigative unit to be based at the National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP)’s office to probe high-profile cases –including state capture.

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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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