political corruption

By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 27th, 2014
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The current dictatorial regime of Ethiopia which imposes the supremacy of one race is making a prominent chapter in the history of the country by destroying public resources and ransacking financial assets. In its twenty-two years of power life, the regime’s administration has been earmarked with two...
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Nov 6th, 2013
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By Alemayehu G Mariam In the past few months, the ruling regime has been grandstanding its “anti-corruption” efforts by corralling a few officials of the “Revenue and Custom’s Authority” and businessmen on charges of corruption. The kangaroo court corruption drama for those suspects is an amusing pol...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 24th, 2013
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By Olanrewaju Suraju Civil Society Network Against Corruption (CSNAC) is a coalition of over hundred and fifty Anti- corruption organizations whose primary aim is to constructively combat corruption vigorously and to ensure the effective monitoring of the various Anti-graft agencies in its activities...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 26th, 2013
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By Prince Charles Dickson The greatest lesson in life is to know that sometimes even fools are right—Winston Churchill Early this year, I was with Ngozi Iweala and she spoke glowing on Nigeria’s economy, gdp and all those terms. I nodded and smiled.  I recalled our meeting pre-debt relief era and all...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 18th, 2013
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The statesmanship as the steer of governance of the country is characterized by bribery and corruption in all its proceedings. These ills and madness in state institutions must be tackled by the Commander-in-chief of the country setting up committees made up of spies, who will act as “clients” to che...
By IndepthAfrica
In Ghana
Feb 25th, 2013
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Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nigerian Finance Minister, has called on leaders in Africa to muster the political will to tackle the bane of political corruption infecting neophyte democracies on the continent. She acknowledged that there are problems with organising elections in Africa; nonetheless, the de...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 25th, 2012
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By Soni Daniel, Vanguard Abuja — A senior member of the inner bar, Chief Chris Uche (SAN) said, yesterday, that it would be difficult for Nigeria to win the current war against corruption given intrinsic relationship between politics and graft. Uche said in an exclusive interview with Vanguard that n...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 14th, 2012
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By Gracian W. Masiyiwa, zimeye.org The Zimbabwean nation is rocking at a standstill as multiple cases of corruption continue rip the country apart in what can only be the savage work of a vicious beast. Several news leads dominated the screens in the past few days reading one after the other: Corrupt...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 11th, 2012
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Jamie Hitchen October 9 marked the fiftieth anniversary of Ugandan independence from British colonial rule. Yoweri Museveni and the National Resistance Movement (NRM), in power since 1986, celebrated the day’s events at the official event in the district of Kololo in the capital Kampala. Sixteen Head...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 11th, 2012
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Kenya’s parliament approved the appointment of a new anti-graft chief after months of the position being vacant, amid fresh claims of corruption in government. Lawyer Mumo Matemu will head the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission, which has had no leader since it replaced the disbanded Kenya A...