02-Nov-2020 to 08:31

Senegalese leader reshuffles gov't

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Five days after dissolving his government, Senegal's President Macky Sall on Sunday, signed a decree appointing 33 ministers and four secretaries of state.

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31-Oct-2020 to 09:03

S/Africa: Zuma loses appeal against personal costs ruling

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Former South African President Jacob Zuma has lost his appeal against a ruling by the North Gauteng High Court that held him personally liable for the legal costs in a case in which his administration unsuccessfully challenged the findings of a 2016 report on high-level corruption published by then Public Protector Thuli Madonsela.

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21-Oct-2020 to 10:11

Mozambique losing over $13m annually to public sector graft – Official

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Mozambican government is losing revenue amounting to more than 1 billion meticais (US$13.6 million) annually to corrupt activities by public officials, according to reports monitored here on Wednesday.

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17-Oct-2020 to 09:00

Ethiopia launches investigations to recover over $268m embezzled public funds

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia’s Federal Police has launched investigations to recover more than $268 million public funds embezzled by government officials, a police commissioner has said.

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13-Oct-2020 to 13:42

Top S/African cop nabbed for swindling state funds

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African Police Services (SAPS)’s war on corruption has turned to its own senior ranks, with the arrest of deputy police commissioner Bonang Mgwenya for her part in swindling the state of US$7 million in a corrupt tender deal three years ago, APA learnt here Tuesday.

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10-Oct-2020 to 06:47

S/Africa: Inquiry summons Zuma to appear for graft probe

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Former South African president Jacob Zuma has been officially summoned to testify at the State Capture Commission of Inquiry following the rejection of his efforts to avoid appearing before it.

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08-Oct-2020 to 21:54

Sierra Leone: An ex-president, his supporters and a botched hearing

APA-Freetown-(Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has until further notice postponed a hearing by former President Earnest Bai Koroma over findings of a Commission of Inquiry (COI) into alleged corruption during his time as the country's leader.

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