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24-Aug-2022 to 11:03

S/Africa: Ramaphosa appoints new public service chief

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa has appointed Somadoda Fikeni as chairperson of South Africa’s Public Service Commission (PSC), the presidency announced on Wednesday.

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22-Aug-2022 to 11:30

S/Africa: Ramaphosa approves new local gov’t anti-corruption law

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa has signed a new law designed to root out corruption and gain confidence of communities by improving the running of local councils across the country, the Presidency said on Monday.

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09-Aug-2022 to 09:33

Ex-Malawi anti-graft czar arrested over bribes

APA-Blantyre (Malawi) — Malawi’s anti-corruption body has arrested its former head and the ex-director of the country’s state procurement agency for allegedly receiving kickbacks from controversial British businessman Zuneth Sattar.

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25-Jul-2022 to 17:25

Ramaphosa appoint S/Africa’s first female deputy chief justice

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa has appointed Mandisa Maya as South Africa’s new deputy chief justice with effect from September 1.

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12-Jul-2022 to 13:38

S/African delegation attends SADC parliament meeting in Malawi

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — A high-powered South African delegation is in Malawi to attend a four-day Southern African Development Community Parliamentary Forum’s (SADC PF) session that ends on Thursday, APA has learnt.

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08-Jul-2022 to 08:46

Ethiopian parliament approves $15.12 billion annual budget

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ethiopian parliament on Thursday approved $15.12 billion annual budget for next fiscal year that will begin on July 8, 2022.

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30-Jun-2022 to 09:33

Zimbabwean elected continental parliament head

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — The leader of Zimbabwe’s Council of Chief was elected president of the Pan African Parliament in polls held at the continental legislature in South Africa on Wednesday.

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