GOUVERNANCE | GOVERNANCE

29-Sep-2020 to 18:02

South Sudan: e-government services to tackle graft, others

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — The government of South Sudan has announced the introduction of e-government services as part of its drive to tackle graft and ensure efficiency, APA has learnt.

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29-Sep-2020 to 15:27

S/Africa: Zuma under fire for Zondo Commission demands

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Former President Jacob Zuma came under fire on Tuesday for demanding the removal of State Capture Commission of Inquiry chairperson Raymond Zondo from presiding over the probe into Zuma’s role in the alleged looting of public funds during his reign.

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23-Sep-2020 to 07:28

S/African cops top corruption list – Report

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s police officers are among the most corrupt state workers in the country, according to a report released on Tuesday.

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22-Sep-2020 to 14:02

Ramaphosa on bed rest after common cold bout - Official

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has been forced to go on bed rest following a bout of common cold, his spokesman has announced.

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18-Sep-2020 to 13:14

No change in S/Africa’s repo rate – Bank

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) has kept its repurchase (repo) rate unchanged at 3.5% per annum for the first time since the start of Covid-19 in March this year, SARB governor Lesetja Kganyago has said.

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17-Sep-2020 to 16:58

Rwanda's HEC officials accused of fraud

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Officials from High Education Council (HEC) in Rwanda are among top officials summoned by Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Rwandan parliament for allegedly manipulating a bursary system at the University by creating ghost students, an official source confirmed Thursday to APA in Kigali.

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04-Sep-2020 to 13:47

S/Africa: Heads must roll over Covid-19 tenders scam – Union

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Political leaders in South Africa involved in the awarding of corrupt coronavirus tenders to supply personal protective equipment (PPE) to government “must be dismissed immediately,” an umbrella union leader said on Friday.

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