Daily Archives: January 7, 2017

Nigeria’s ex-oil minister will have to give up $153 million in stolen cash

    In what could be president Muhammadu Buhari’s first big publicized corruption win, the government will reclaim up to $153.3 million in misappropriated funds from Nigeria’s controversial former petroleum minister, Diezani Allison-Madueke. Allison-Madueke, 56, who fled Nigeria soon after … read more »

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Germany hints at payments for colonial-era Namibia killings

Berlin -Germany may make payments to Namibia for the killing of 65 000 tribes people during colonial occupation, an episode that is seen by some as the first genocide of the 20th century, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said on Friday. … read more »

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Akufo takes oath in Ghana

  The President of Ghana Nana Akufo-Addo delivers a speech after being sworn in during the official inauguration ceremony for the country’s newly elected president in Accra, Ghana, 07 January 2017. Photo: EPA/CHRISTIAN THOMPSON ACCRA – Nana Akufo-Addo was sworn … read more »

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