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LOOT FROM THE TIME OF SANI ABACHA REPATRIATED TO NIGERIA

Nigeria’s Minister of Justice and Attorney General Abubakar Malami said that Abuja has reached an agreement with a number of countries, including the United States, France, and the United Kingdom,

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SOUTH AFRICA’S PRINT MEDIA IS FAILING TO EMPOWER CITIZENS ON CORRUPTION

The mainstream media can play an important role in fighting corruption. Investigative journalists in South Africa, for instance, helped to expose how the politically connected Gupta family “captured” elements of

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KPMG SOUTH AFRICA FIGHTS FOR SURVIVAL AS PUBLIC IMAGE SHATTERED

KPMG’s South African unit is flying in trouble shooters from around the globe and hurriedly meeting clients to stem any further loss of business after becoming embroiled in three evolving

NEWS24, THE DAILY MAVERICK, AND THE AMABHUNGANE RECOGNIZED FOR EXPOSING ZUMA CORRUPTION

The 2017 Taco Kuiper Award for Investigative Journalism went to a group of three media outlets that investigated and reported on the Gupta brothers, cronies of Jacob Zuma and widely

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TRANSPARENCY IS KEY TO CORRUPTION-FREE INFRASTRUCTURE IN AFRICA

CAPE TOWN, South Africa,  — The first Regional Roundtable on Infrastructure Governance was held in Cape Town at the beginning of November. Peter Eigen, founder of Transparency International (www.Transparency.org), who

SOUTH AFRICA’S ECONOMIC PROBLEMS ROOTED IN CORRUPTION’

JOHANNESBURG – Opposition parties and business organisations say a further downgrade by Standard & Poor’s Global and a review by Moody’s was to be expected, citing political uncertainty as the

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South African business must own up to its part in the corruption scandals

South Africa is reeling from a string of scandals involving state owned enterprises and the Guptas, a family with close ties to President Jacob Zuma. A trove of recently leaked

Wealth of five richest men in Nigeria could end extreme poverty in country yet 5 million face hunger -OXFAM

The combined wealth of Nigeria’s five richest men – $29.9 billion – could end extreme poverty in that country according to a new report published by Oxfam today. The report,

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