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    23-Oct-2018 to 11:56

    Senegal: Victims to campaign for Yaya Jammeh’s trial

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Édouard Touré — Several victims of ex-Gambia leader Yaya Jammeh and human rights organizations are launching on Wednesday in Dakar a campaign to bring him to trial.

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    23-Oct-2018 to 09:36

    Zimbabwe’s apex bank suspends top officials

    APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe’s central bank has suspended four senior officials for allegedly being the masterminds behind a thriving foreign currency black market that has triggered a spike in prices of basic commodities in recent weeks.

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    23-Oct-2018 to 07:43

    Sierra Leone government gets green-light for enquiry commission

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s parliament on Monday gave approval for the formation of three Commissions of enquiry to investigate former government officials suspected of corruption, after the opposition dominated parliament failed to throw the bill out.

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    19-Oct-2018 to 10:14

    King Mswati appoints daughter to Senate

    APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — King Mswati III has appointed his oldest daughter Princess Sikhanyiso to the Senate, APA learnt here on Friday.

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    18-Oct-2018 to 09:37

    S/African leader fails to appear for parliamentary question time

    APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa's scheduled appearance in parliament on Thursday has been shelved until further notice due to “an upper respiratory tract infection,” parliament has announced.

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    16-Oct-2018 to 10:27

    S/African presidency rejects VBS media reports

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — A report in a South African newspaper alleging that President Cyril Ramaphosa failed to take action on the corrupt practices that took place at the now bankrupt VBS Bank is false, the president’s office has said.

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    15-Oct-2018 to 11:13

    Kenya: Envoy to Austria summoned over Rio Olympics Scandal

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenya’s anti-corruption court on Monday summoned former Cabinet Secretary for sports and now Kenya’s ambassador to Austria, Hassan Wario, over the alleged misappropriation of 55 million shillings ($545,000).

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