NPA Declines to Prosecute Trillian’s Eric Wood

[Daily Maverick] Eric Wood, the Chief Executive Officer of the little Gupta company, Trillian Capital Partners, has escaped prosecution on a R17-million money laundering case emanating from an alleged Transnet kick-back scandal.

[Daily Maverick] Eric Wood, the Chief Executive Officer of the little Gupta company, Trillian Capital Partners, has escaped prosecution on a R17-million money laundering case emanating from an alleged Transnet kick-back scandal.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Flashing Red Lights About Tenders and Governance While Head of the Johannesburg Roads Agency

[Daily Maverick] Things got off to a good start when I joined the Johannesburg Roads Agency to be involved in service delivery at local government level. But then I was confronted by serious governance concerns. Some key lessons can be drawn from my ca…

[Daily Maverick] Things got off to a good start when I joined the Johannesburg Roads Agency to be involved in service delivery at local government level. But then I was confronted by serious governance concerns. Some key lessons can be drawn from my case study - which are relevant irrespective of which party is in power.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Severe Drought Affects Electricity Generation

[AIM] Maputo -The severe drought that has affected parts of Mozambique and the Southern Africa region in two last years has contributed to reducing electricity generation at the Cahora Bassa dam (HCB), on the Zambezi river, in the western Mozambican pr…

[AIM] Maputo -The severe drought that has affected parts of Mozambique and the Southern Africa region in two last years has contributed to reducing electricity generation at the Cahora Bassa dam (HCB), on the Zambezi river, in the western Mozambican province of Tete.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Nyusi Chairs Police Sergeants’ Graduation Ceremony

[AIM] Maputo -Metuchira (Mozambique), 25 May (AIM) – Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Thursday presided at the ceremony where the first group of police sergeants trained since independence in 1975 graduated.

[AIM] Maputo -Metuchira (Mozambique), 25 May (AIM) - Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Thursday presided at the ceremony where the first group of police sergeants trained since independence in 1975 graduated.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Nyusi Urges Calm As Dialogue With Renamo Continues

[AIM] Maputo -Siluvo (Mozambique), 25 May (AIM) – Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Thursday appealed for calm in the current phase of the government’s dialogue with the main opposition party, the rebel movement Renamo, in order to secure a definiti…

[AIM] Maputo -Siluvo (Mozambique), 25 May (AIM) - Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Thursday appealed for calm in the current phase of the government's dialogue with the main opposition party, the rebel movement Renamo, in order to secure a definitive peace.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Renamo Confirms Continued Dialogue With Nyusi

[AIM] Maputo -The National Political Commission of Mozambique’s main opposition party, the rebel movement Renamo, declared that it is carrying on the work begun by its late leader, Afonso Dhlakama, who died on 3 May.

[AIM] Maputo -The National Political Commission of Mozambique's main opposition party, the rebel movement Renamo, declared that it is carrying on the work begun by its late leader, Afonso Dhlakama, who died on 3 May.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Peace Must Involve Disarming Renamo, Insists Frelimo

[AIM] Maputo -The head of the parliamentary group of Mozambique’s ruling Frelimo Party, Margarida Talapa, stressed on Friday that definitive peace must involve the demilitarisation and disarmament of the main opposition party, the rebel movement Renamo…

[AIM] Maputo -The head of the parliamentary group of Mozambique's ruling Frelimo Party, Margarida Talapa, stressed on Friday that definitive peace must involve the demilitarisation and disarmament of the main opposition party, the rebel movement Renamo, and "the economic and social reintegration" of members of the Renamo militia.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique