11-Feb-2019 to 23:12

Cameroon increases cabinet members’ salaries

APA - Douala (Cameroon) — The Prime Minister of Cameroon, Joseph Dion Ngute signed an order granting the Head of Government and Ministers a salary increase thanks to supervisory allowances levied up to 10 percent on all budgets of inter-ministerial committees and working groups.

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08-Feb-2019 to 15:42

Burkina leader reshuffles army hierarchy

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) By Alban Kini — President Roch Marc Christian Kaboré, has introduced some changes at the top of the military hierarchy in Burkina Faso.

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08-Feb-2019 to 05:56

Ramaphosa unveils measures to avert crisis at S/Africa’s power utility

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa says “bold, decisive action will need to be taken to avert Eskom’s crisis” at the cash strapped and management troubled power utility by slicing it into three entities of “generation, transmission and distribution.”

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08-Feb-2019 to 05:50

SONA: Ramaphosa sets economy, education as S/Africa’s priorities

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa has set the acceleration of South Africa’s economic growth and improvement of the education system as among the urgent tasks for his government for the year ahead.

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06-Feb-2019 to 20:19

S/Leone reins in govt vehicle misuse

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The Sierra Leone government has unveiled a new national policy designed to prevent misuse of government vehicles.

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06-Feb-2019 to 16:13

Gabon state expenditure up 15 percent in 2018

APA - Libreville (Gabon) By Isaac Mackanga — Gabon’s state expenditure totaled CFA 1,119.4 billion in 2018 against CFA 945.8 billion in 2017.

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04-Feb-2019 to 17:36

Sierra Leone's much anticipated inquiry commission in first sitting

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The first day of hearing in the much anticipated Commissions of Inquiry in Sierra Leone commenced with an assurance of fairness and independence by one of the three presiding judges.

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