24-Nov-2020 to 15:18

Over 50 Rwandan police officers fired over corruption in last ten months

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — At total of 56 senior Rwandan police officers were fired for allegedly direct involvement in corrupt practices and other unethical behaviors over the last ten months, according a police source revealed Tuesday in Kigali.

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22-Nov-2020 to 17:51

Rwanda judiciary mulls strategy to tackle case backlog

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan judiciary is considering to adopt the alternative dispute resolution system as a move to reduce backlog of court cases, APA learnt Sunday from a judicial source in Kigali.

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20-Nov-2020 to 13:35

S/Africa appoints first female auditor-general

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa on Friday appointed Tsakani Maluleke as South Africa’s new auditor-general, making her the first woman to occupy the position in the history of the country.

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20-Nov-2020 to 05:32

S/Africa’s repo rate unchanged at 3.5% – Bank

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa has kept the benchmark repurchase (repo) rate unchanged at 3.5% per annum for the second time in row, South African Reserve Bank (SARB) governor Lesetja Kganyago has announced.

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13-Nov-2020 to 17:18

Ethiopian parliament revokes immunity of 39 MPs from prosecution

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ethiopian parliament on Thursday revoked immunity of its 39 members from prosecution for alleged collaboration with the Tigray People Liberation Front (TPLF) which is fighting against the government in Tigray region.

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13-Nov-2020 to 13:53

S/Africa: ANC secretary general arrested over alleged corruption

APA-Bloemfontein (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa’s war on corruption saw current ruling African National Congress secretary-general Ace Magashule arrested, taken to court and granted bail at a brief court appearance in the Bloemfontein Magistrate Court on Friday.

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02-Nov-2020 to 12:56

Senegal’s new cabinet to meet exigencies

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The inclusion of former opponents in his government provides a turning point for President Macky Sall, re-elected in February 2019 for a second five-year term.

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