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24-Jun-2022 to 10:59

Malawi: VP breaks silence on alleged corruption scandal

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi Vice President Saulos Chilima has broken his silence about the allegations that he benefitted from a corruption scandal in which a British businessman is accused of splashing millions to influence procurement decisions.

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24-Jun-2022 to 09:35

Former Malawi police chief arrested on corruption charges

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi’s Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) has arrested the country former police chief George Kainja who is accused of a bribe from controversial British businessman Zuneth Sattar.

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23-Jun-2022 to 07:44

Ramaphosa receives final part of ‘state capture’ report

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s Chief Justice Raymond Zondo on Wednesday handed over the final part of the report of the Judicial Commission of Inquiry into Allegations of State Capture, Corruption and Fraud in the Public Sector to President Cyril Ramaphosa.

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22-Jun-2022 to 07:35

Chakwera strips VP of duties, fires police chief over graft scandal

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — President Lazarus Chakwera has fired Malawi’s police chief but spared Vice President Saulos Chilima after both men were implicated in a high-profile corruption probe that has also sucked in more than 50 other public officials.

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10-Jun-2022 to 04:56

Ramaphosa suspends S/Africa’s ombudsman from office

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa has suspended South Africa’s Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane following a recommendation by parliament for her to be removed from her role as the country’s ombudsman.

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06-Jun-2022 to 12:48

Malawi: Audit of falsified forex reserves nears completion – IMF

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi is finalising an audit of the country’s foreign exchange reserves commissioned last year in the wake of the alleged falsification of information about compliance with an earlier International Monetary Fund (IMF) bailout, the Fund said Monday.

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04-Jun-2022 to 10:45

Ethiopia's Executive body approves $15.23b annual budget

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia's Executive body, the Council of Ministers on Friday announced it has approved a proposed budget of $15.23 billion for the upcoming 2022/2023 fiscal year, which will start on July 8.

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