13-Jun-2019 to 06:58

Suspect donation probe implicates Ramaphosa – Ombudsman

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has been implicated in a state probe into a US$36,000 donation he received from Bosasa chief executive Gavin Watson, the ombudsman investigating the issue has said.

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07-Jun-2019 to 08:43

S/Africa’s apex bank’s policy remains ‘unchanged' – Ramaphosa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa, in a proxy fight against the ruling party’s Zuma faction, has reaffirmed that the mandate of the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) as an independent monetary policy institution has “not changed.”

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06-Jun-2019 to 13:22

S/African leader meets SOE bosses to trash out way forward

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa and leaders of South Africa’s state-owned enterprises (SOEs) have met to discuss the way forward for the parastatals hit hard by corruption allegations in the past nine years, the presidency said on Thursday.

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04-Jun-2019 to 14:11

Ex-Mozambican transport minister arrested over bribery scam

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Former Mozambican transport minister Paulo Zucula was arrested on Tuesday on allegations that he received bribes in the approval of a tender to construct an airport in the north of the country.

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03-Jun-2019 to 10:47

New travel guidelines for Liberia executive officials

APA- Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia’s President George Manneh Weah has issued a number of guidelines for travel out of the country by officials of the executive branch of government.

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31-May-2019 to 14:55

Botswana gov’t left helpless by Khama’s defiance - Official

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana government said on Friday that it feels let down by former president Ian Khama as he has spurned efforts to reconcile with his successor.

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30-May-2019 to 15:09

Amnesty International suspends Zimbabwe office over financial misconduct

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Rights group Amnesty International has suspended its Zimbabwe office over allegations of fraud and mismanagement, APA learnt here on Thursday.

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