Ugandans Believe Nothing Good Comes Out of Uganda – Author

[Monitor] “Ugandans believe nothing good comes out of Uganda. We believe everyone else is good and we are just not good enough. We don’t think much of our ability to do anything,” these were opening remarks of Mr Opiyo Oloya at the launch of his book “…

[Monitor] "Ugandans believe nothing good comes out of Uganda. We believe everyone else is good and we are just not good enough. We don't think much of our ability to do anything," these were opening remarks of Mr Opiyo Oloya at the launch of his book "Black Hawks Rising".

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Department of Justice Seeks to Recover Over $100 Million Obtained From Corruption in the Nigerian Oil Industry

[DOJ] The Department of Justice announced today the filing of a civil complaint seeking the forfeiture and recovery of approximately $144 million in assets that are allegedly the proceeds of foreign corruption offenses and were laundered in and through…

[DOJ] The Department of Justice announced today the filing of a civil complaint seeking the forfeiture and recovery of approximately $144 million in assets that are allegedly the proceeds of foreign corruption offenses and were laundered in and through the U.S. Acting Assistant Attorney General Kenneth A. Blanco, Assistant Director in Charge Andrew W. Vale of the FBI's Washington Field Office, Assistant Director Stephen E. Richardson of the FBI's Criminal Investigative Division, and Chief Don Fort of

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

U.S. Prosecutors Expose How Alison-Madueke, Omokore, Aluko Blew Billions On ‘Lavish Lifestyle’

[Premium Times] Prosecutors in the United States have provided details of how Nigeria’s former minister of petroleum, Diezani Alison-Madueke, and her two businessmen-allies, Jide Omokore and Kola Aluko, lavished billions of naira on property and luxury…

[Premium Times] Prosecutors in the United States have provided details of how Nigeria's former minister of petroleum, Diezani Alison-Madueke, and her two businessmen-allies, Jide Omokore and Kola Aluko, lavished billions of naira on property and luxury items in the U.S. and United Kingdom.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ruling Party Announces Alienation of Non-Strategic Public Firms

[ANGOP] Luanda -Non-strategic public firms failing to make a profit will be alienated to the private sector through public tender, should the ruling MPLA party win the forthcoming 23 August election.

[ANGOP] Luanda -Non-strategic public firms failing to make a profit will be alienated to the private sector through public tender, should the ruling MPLA party win the forthcoming 23 August election.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

De Kock – Honours Even As Proteas Look to Capitalise

[News24Wire] Proteas wicket-keeper batsman, Quinton de Kock , says it’s honours even after the opening day of the second Test match against England at Trent Bridge on Friday.

[News24Wire] Proteas wicket-keeper batsman, Quinton de Kock , says it's honours even after the opening day of the second Test match against England at Trent Bridge on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ruling Party Considers Reducing Taxes to Attract Investment

[ANGOP] Luanda -The creation of more fiscal incentives, through the reduction of taxes to attract investments into the most needy regions of the country figures among the economic measures an MPLA election winning government is considering.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The creation of more fiscal incentives, through the reduction of taxes to attract investments into the most needy regions of the country figures among the economic measures an MPLA election winning government is considering.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Corruption – U.S. to Seize U.S.$140 Million From Nigerian Oil Executives

[Vanguard] US officials said Friday they plan to confiscate $144 million in corruption-tainted assets of Nigerian oil executives found in the United States including an $80 million yacht the “Galactica Star.”

[Vanguard] US officials said Friday they plan to confiscate $144 million in corruption-tainted assets of Nigerian oil executives found in the United States including an $80 million yacht the "Galactica Star."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria