‘Our Ministry Will Not Condone Corruption’

[Concord] Sierra Leone’s Minister of Youth Affairs-Mohamed Orman Bangura has told over 35 youth groups that his Ministry is transparent and will not condone any form of corruption.

[Concord] Sierra Leone's Minister of Youth Affairs-Mohamed Orman Bangura has told over 35 youth groups that his Ministry is transparent and will not condone any form of corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Two Chiefdoms in Kailahun District Embrace the Pay No Bribe Campaign

[Concord] In its drive to continue enlisting public support for the Pay No Bribe (PNB) campaign, the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has held community sensitization meetings in Bandajuma, Yawei Chiefdom and Momboma, Kpeje Bongere Chiefdom in the Kail…

[Concord] In its drive to continue enlisting public support for the Pay No Bribe (PNB) campaign, the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has held community sensitization meetings in Bandajuma, Yawei Chiefdom and Momboma, Kpeje Bongere Chiefdom in the Kailahun District on the 13th and 14th June 2018. The meetings attracted stakeholders across the Chiefdoms including the Paramount Chiefs, senior traditional leaders, health workers, heads of schools, civil society, the Police, bike riders, drivers, religious leaders etc.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

ACC Boss Refuses to Comment On ‘Special Leave’

[Concord] Commissioner of the country’s Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has refused to comment on his indefinite ‘special leave’ announced by the government last Thursday, June 14.

[Concord] Commissioner of the country's Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has refused to comment on his indefinite 'special leave' announced by the government last Thursday, June 14.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

UN Clarifies On Funding to Civil Society for Elections

[Nyasa Times] The United Nations (UN) offices in Lilongwe have swiftly reacted to reports that some Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) accredited by the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) to conduct voter and civic education for next year’s elections re…

[Nyasa Times] The United Nations (UN) offices in Lilongwe have swiftly reacted to reports that some Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) accredited by the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) to conduct voter and civic education for next year's elections remain unfunded due to their lack of financial accountability of funding from development partners in the previous polls.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Thousands Pay Last Respects to Army Chief Chinjala

[Nyasa Times] Thousands of Malawians on Tuesday gathered in Area 47, Lilongwe to pay last respects to one of Malawi’s most decorated millitary official, Brigadier General Chinjala Rtd who passed away in the early hours of Monday at Kamuzu Barracks hosp…

[Nyasa Times] Thousands of Malawians on Tuesday gathered in Area 47, Lilongwe to pay last respects to one of Malawi's most decorated millitary official, Brigadier General Chinjala Rtd who passed away in the early hours of Monday at Kamuzu Barracks hospital after long bout with cancer.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Former Opposition Leader Tembo’s Family Refutes Death Rumors

[Nyasa Times] The family of former opposition leader and Malawi Congress Party (MCP) president, John Zenasi Ungapake (JZU)Tembo has refuted rumors circulation on social media that JZU is dead.

[Nyasa Times] The family of former opposition leader and Malawi Congress Party (MCP) president, John Zenasi Ungapake (JZU)Tembo has refuted rumors circulation on social media that JZU is dead.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Morale Booster for Army

[The Herald] Officials from a Chinese company met Vice President Constantino Chiwenga yesterday and deliberated on how conditions of service of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces could be improved, particularly in the area of accommodation.

[The Herald] Officials from a Chinese company met Vice President Constantino Chiwenga yesterday and deliberated on how conditions of service of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces could be improved, particularly in the area of accommodation.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ecobank to Source More Funds for Critical Imports

[The Herald] Ecobank Zimbabwe, a unit of Togo-based Ecobank Transnational Inc, is arranging a $45 million line of credit to fund importation of critical raw materials, an official has said.

[The Herald] Ecobank Zimbabwe, a unit of Togo-based Ecobank Transnational Inc, is arranging a $45 million line of credit to fund importation of critical raw materials, an official has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tobacco Firm to Contract 5 000 Farmers

[The Herald] Tobacco contractor, Agritrade is planning to support over 5 000 small scale farmers in the next cropping season from 4 000 after recording its best season this year.

[The Herald] Tobacco contractor, Agritrade is planning to support over 5 000 small scale farmers in the next cropping season from 4 000 after recording its best season this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe