Most Graft Cases Under Probe Involve Counties, EACC Tells Senators

[Capital FM] Almost half of graft cases being investigated by the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) involve counties, according to the agency’s Chief Executive Halakhe Waqo.

[Capital FM] Almost half of graft cases being investigated by the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) involve counties, according to the agency's Chief Executive Halakhe Waqo.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

MPs Agree to Tighten Leadership Code

[Monitor] In what can be interpreted as a move to tighten monitoring of wealth amassment among leaders, the Sectoral Committee on Legal and Parliamentary Affairs last week tabled its report on the proposed amendment of the leadership code. Among other …

[Monitor] In what can be interpreted as a move to tighten monitoring of wealth amassment among leaders, the Sectoral Committee on Legal and Parliamentary Affairs last week tabled its report on the proposed amendment of the leadership code. Among other things, they approved the proposal to set up a leadership code tribunal and earmarking Shs3b for its operation.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kipchoge ‘Not Afraid’ of Racing Bekele

[Capital FM] Nairobi -After beating him to the London Marathon title in April this year, Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge is relishing a second duel with Ethiopian Kenenisa Bekele and is not afraid to take on a man who ran the second fastest ever time i…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -After beating him to the London Marathon title in April this year, Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge is relishing a second duel with Ethiopian Kenenisa Bekele and is not afraid to take on a man who ran the second fastest ever time in winning the Berlin Marathon in September.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

$6 Million ‘Windfall’ for Zanu-PF, MDC-T

[The Herald] – Zanu-PF and MDC-T will share $6 million allocated to political parties by Treasury under the Political Parties Finance Act. Finance and Economic Development Minister Patrick Chinamasa set aside the $6 million inA the 2017 National Budget…

[The Herald] - Zanu-PF and MDC-T will share $6 million allocated to political parties by Treasury under the Political Parties Finance Act. Finance and Economic Development Minister Patrick Chinamasa set aside the $6 million inA the 2017 National Budget he presented in Parliament last Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘Constructive’ Talks, but No New Programme Yet With IMF

[AIM] Maputo -Discussions between the Mozambican government and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) earlier this month have not led to any new programme with the IMF.

[AIM] Maputo -Discussions between the Mozambican government and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) earlier this month have not led to any new programme with the IMF.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Govt Denies ‘Dragging Out’ Peace Talks

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government is “committed to effective peace, and has done all in its power so that peace is won in the shortest space of time possible”, declared Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario on Wednesday.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government is "committed to effective peace, and has done all in its power so that peace is won in the shortest space of time possible", declared Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Kazala’s Paid Agent Withdraws Case of Alleged Corruption Against Kamanga

[Zambia Reports] Kabwe United Sports Academy official Maxmillian Chanda has swallowed his own vomit by withdrawing his highly publicized complaint he filed with the Anti Corruption Commission of Zambia against FAZ President Andrew Kamanga.

[Zambia Reports] Kabwe United Sports Academy official Maxmillian Chanda has swallowed his own vomit by withdrawing his highly publicized complaint he filed with the Anti Corruption Commission of Zambia against FAZ President Andrew Kamanga.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Of Tsvangirai’s Misplaced Optimism, Coalition Dream

[The Herald] Tichaona Zindoga -Opposition MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai has just declared the coming year, 2017, as the “year of people’s power”. The premise is rather predictable, he believes that the year will be economically difficult, forcing peop…

[The Herald] Tichaona Zindoga -Opposition MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai has just declared the coming year, 2017, as the "year of people's power". The premise is rather predictable, he believes that the year will be economically difficult, forcing people onto the streets to protest against Government, all giving momentum towards elections in 2018.The other thing is that he considers a coalition of opposition parties, which he seeks to lead, as within grasp.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe