GOUVERNANCE | GOVERNANCE

08-Mar-2021 to 11:30

Mugabe’s widow probed over alleged land scandal

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe’s anti-corruption body is probing former First Lady Grace Mugabe over allegations that she illegally grabbed residential stands worth more than US$10 million from an upmarket housing scheme in Harare.

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05-Mar-2021 to 09:59

Foreign debts choking Zambia

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Heavily-indebted Zambia is “doing everything possible” to clinch a deal with the help of the International Monetary Fund to make good on its recent default of a US$9 billion debt in Europe bonds and US$3 billion to Chinese lenders, APA learnt on Friday.

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01-Mar-2021 to 16:49

Zimbabwe VP resigns over alleged illicit affairs

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe’s co-Vice President Kembo Mohadi resigned on Monday in the wake of leaked telephone conversations linking him illicit love affairs with married women.

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01-Mar-2021 to 12:45

Zuma accuses S/Africa graft probe chief of ‘abusing power’

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Former South African president Jacob Zuma on Monday attacked Commission of Inquiry into State Capture’s chairperson and Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo, accusing him of abusing his office for seeking to imprison him for boycotting the panel’s hearings.

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01-Mar-2021 to 11:45

Two Rwandan judges appointed to the East African Court of Justice

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The East African Community (EAC) Heads of State Summit over the weekend appointed new judges including two Rwandan magistrates to the East African Court of Justice, a regional Court that litigate on matters pertaining to the interpretation of EAC treaty.

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25-Feb-2021 to 12:21

S/Africa: $133 trillion budget tabled amid pandemic

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South Africa’s Finance Minister Tito Mboweni has delivered a US$133.33 billion budget in which he provided relief to corporates and workers by not raising their taxes but hit hard “sin” products manufacturers with new taxes amid a tough economic environment hit by recession, high unemployment and the coronavirus pandemic.

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23-Feb-2021 to 18:07

Mali adopts Government Action Plan

APA - Bamako (Mali) — Mali's National Transitional Council (CNT), on Monday, adopted the main reference for public policies.

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