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09-Dec-2019 to 09:58

Kenya’s city governor arraigned in court over graft charges

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Governor of Kenya’s capital city, Nairobi, Mike Sonko was arraigned in court on Monday to answer to corruption charges levelled against him by the state.

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09-Dec-2019 to 09:48

Kenya's outlines key reforms needed to revamp economies of ACP states

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta on Sunday evening outlined six key focus areas that need revamping in order to jump start industrial transformation of the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) member countries.

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06-Dec-2019 to 17:12

Rwanda's new Chief Justice sworn in before Kagame

APA- Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda's new Chief Justice Faustin Ntezilyayo and his Deputy Marie-Thérèse Mukamulisa on Friday sworn in before President Kagame to begin their respective five-year terms.

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06-Dec-2019 to 00:40

Ethiopia: Referendum okays new Sidama region

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The final results of the referendum held on November 20 for the statehood of the Sidama zone showed that 97.7 percent of the electors voted for an autonomous self-rule, according to the National Electoral Board of Ethiopia (NEBE).

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04-Dec-2019 to 13:14

Rwanda: New report shows petty corruption among lower level police officers

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A new report released Wednesday by Transparency International- Rwanda, the global civil society organisation leading the fight against corruption indicate that bribery prevalence per institution is still topped by Traffic Police with a 9.07 percentage despite a major drop from 14.29 percent in 2018.

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04-Dec-2019 to 12:36

Rwanda gets new chief justice

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan President Paul Kagame on Wednesday nominated Faustin Ntezilyayo as the new Chief Justice as a 8-year non-renewable term comes to an end this month for the outgoing team.

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27-Nov-2019 to 10:58

Sierra Leone’s President rejects controversial Finance Bill

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s President Julius Maada Bio has heeded public call and rejected the controversial 2020 Finance Act which proposed an open cheque for him, his vice president and the speaker of parliament for international per diem spending.

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