GOUVERNANCE | GOVERNANCE

30-Jul-2019 to 15:45

Rwanda to relocate key gov't agency HQs

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A Rwandan cabinet meeting chaired by President Paul Kagame on Tuesday has approved plans to relocate some headquarters of ministries and government agencies across six secondary cities.

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26-Jul-2019 to 06:15

Zimbabwean appointed UN assistant secretary general

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — United Nations secretary general António Guterres has appointed Fayaz King of Zimbabwe as assistant secretary general to serve as the deputy executive director responsible for field results and innovation at the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF).

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25-Jul-2019 to 14:42

Mozambican leader picks new head of Constitutional Council

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Thursday appointed Lúcia da Luz Ribeiro as head of the country’s Constitutional Council, replacing Hermenegildo Gamito who resigned on personal grounds.

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25-Jul-2019 to 11:32

Zimbabwe Tourism minister arrested over abuse of pension fund

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe’s Tourism Minister Prisca Mupfumira was arrested on Thursday over her alleged involved in a scandal involving the looting of the country’s social security scheme.

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17-Jul-2019 to 14:19

Ethiopia poised for referendum on demand for statehood

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The National Electoral Board of Ethiopia (NEBE) Wednesday announced it is making preliminary preparations to conduct referendum within five months on the ethnic Sidama’s demand for statehood.

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10-Jul-2019 to 07:47

Corruption-accused Namibian education minister resigns

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibian Education Minister Katrina Hanse-Himarwa resigned from her post on Tuesday, a day after she was found guilty of allegedly abusing her office when she was governor of one of the country’s regions.

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06-Jul-2019 to 14:32

S/Leone: Judge announces public hearing as Enquiry Commission edges to a close

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The ordinary Sierra Leonean will have the opportunity to participate in the ongoing Commission of Inquiry (COI) before the end of the hearing, the lead judge has said.

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