Archive for August, 2020

Graft overshadows SA public service month

August 31, 2020 1:11 pm0 comments
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa

by TINTSWALO BALOYI  JOHANNESBURG – PRESIDENT Cyril Ramaphosa has called on government workers to make the most of the Public Service Month to shun corruption in South Africa. The month is commemorated yearly in September to promote a culture of pride and ethics in the public service and improvement in all facets […]

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MTN Rwanda intensifies COVID-19 intervention

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MTN Rwanda Chief Executive Officer, Mitwa Ng’ambi

from PHYLLIS BIRORI in Kigali, Rwanda KIGALI – MTN Rwanda has suspended commercial advertising as it intensifies awareness on coronavirus (COVID-19) preventative measures. This emerged as the mobile operator at the launch of a campaign across MTN’s 21 African and Middle Eastern markets. #WearItForMe adds its voice to the global drive […]

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Ghana, SA suspects charged with multimillion-dollar fraud

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United States’ Securities and Exchange Commission

from RUSSELL ADADEVOH in Accra, Ghana ACCRA – THE United States’ Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has begun criminal proceedings against a South African, Ghanaian and an alleged accomplice for fraud to the tune of $27 million (R448,5 million). It is believed the trio masterminded a scheme that allegedly defrauded approximately […]

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