02-Mar-2022 to 12:17

Inquiry submits third part of graft report to Ramaphosa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The Commission of Inquiry into State Capture has handed over to President Cyril Ramaphosa the third instalment of its report that details high-level corruption during the tenure of former president Jacob Zuma, APA confirmed on Wednesday.

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24-Feb-2022 to 11:11

S/African cabinet welcomes 2022 budget statement

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South Africa’s cabinet has welcomed the 2022 national budget tabled by Finance Minister Enoch Godongwana in Parliament on Wednesday, saying the statement demonstrated government’s commitment to fiscal discipline in funding development programmes.

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23-Feb-2022 to 11:36

S/Africa: Court grants state capture inquiry time to finalise report

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s High Court on Wednesday given the commission that probed high-level corruption during former President Jacob Zuma an extra two months to finish its work.

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21-Feb-2022 to 08:40

Rwanda set to phase out all passports issued before June 2019

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda announced Monday that it was phasing out analogue passports issued before 27th June 2019 to pave way for new electronic ones.

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19-Feb-2022 to 12:29

Rwandan principal judge arrested in sex and corruption case

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A presiding judge in a primary court at Nyaruguru, a district in Southern Rwanda has been arrested in connection with a sex and corruption scandal involving a woman who wanted the tribunal to rule in her favor, several correspondents in the remote regions reported Saturday.

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18-Feb-2022 to 08:53

Mozambique: Ex president grilled over secret loan

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Former Mozambican president Armando Guebuza denied any wrongdoing when he testified on Thursday in the corruption trial of his son and other officials accused of illegally benefitting from a secret loan borrowed by his government in 2014.

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07-Feb-2022 to 13:10

S/Africa’s judicial body chooses woman as Chief Justice nominee

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s Judicial Service Commission (JSC) has recommended the appointment of Supreme Court of Appeal president Mandisa Maya as country’s new Chief Justice.

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