01-Apr-2019 to 17:59

Sierra Leone announces new deadline for proactive disclosure submission

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The Sierra Leone government has announced May 30 as new deadline for six Government Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) to submit their Proactive Disclosure Publication Schemes to the Right to Access Information Commission (RAIC).

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30-Mar-2019 to 10:39

Rwandan senior banker charged over corruption allegation

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The prosecution on Friday accused the former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Development Bank of Rwanda Alex Kanyankole of influence peddling, favouritism and soliciting for and receiving illegal benefits in order to offer a service.

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29-Mar-2019 to 12:54

Kenya to customise African Peer Review Mechanism for Counties

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya is set to become the first country in Africa to apply the methods used in the African Peer Review Mechanism to strengthen its devolved government system.

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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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