05-Mar-2019 to 19:57

Liberia indicts Central Bank governor over L$15.5bn corruption

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberian court has on Tuesday indicted the Central Bank Governor and dozens of top officials of the Bank over corruption involving L$15.5 billion.

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04-Mar-2019 to 17:46

CAR‘s new cabinet not all-inclusive enough – militias

APA-Bangui (Central African Republic) By Pierre Koutoukpé — Several armed militias in the Central African Republic have slammed the composition of the new cabinet as not representative enough.

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01-Mar-2019 to 12:35

Botswana parliament adopts motion on direct election of the President

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana Parliament on Friday passed a motion calling for an amendment of the country’s Constitution to allow for the direct election of the President.

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27-Feb-2019 to 19:40

CAR’s new PM Ngrebada assumes office

APA-Bangui (CAR) By Pierre Koutoukpe — Simplice Mathieu Sarandji who resigned as prime minister of the Central African Republic last week has handed over to his successor Firmin Ngrebada.

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25-Feb-2019 to 06:54

S/Africa sets up special tribunal to reclaim stolen state assets

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa has established a special tribunal to enable the Special Investigating Unit (SIU) to fast-track the recovery of funds and assets lost by state institutions through corruption, President Cyril Ramaphosa has said.

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22-Feb-2019 to 23:20

Sierra Leone: ACC reaches out-of-court settlement with ex-president’s brother

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s president Julius Maada Bio’s Anti-Corruption hammer has finally fallen on the family of his predecessor. The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) said on Tuesday it had reached an out-of-court settlement with a brother of Ernest Bai Koroma who was found wanting for tax evasion.

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22-Feb-2019 to 18:22

CAR PM Simplice Sarandji resigns

APA-Bangui (CAR) By Pierre Koutoukpe — The Central African Prime Minister Simplice Mathieu Sarandji has handed in his resignation to President Faustin Archange Touadera on Friday afternoon.

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