Daily Archives: January 11, 2019

IOC Marketing Chair From Japan Investigated for Alleged Corruption

PARIS In the latest blow to the International Olympic Committee’s efforts to rid itself of scandal, marketing head Tsunekazu Takeda is being investigated for alleged corruption related to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Takeda, who is …

Uganda Not Worried China Will Seize Assets Over Rising Debt

KAMPALA Uganda’s growing debt is sustainable, and the country is not at risk of losing state assets to China, the country’s finance minister, Matia Kasaija, said this week.

Uganda’s auditor-general warned in a report released …

Amid Disputes over Early Results in Congolese Elections, Parties Must Pursue Country’s First Peaceful Transfer of Power, Security Council Told

Despite varied disputes over preliminary voting results in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, all stakeholders must remain steadfast in pursuing peace ahead of the nation’s first ever democratic transfer of power after decades of …

Amid Disputes over Early Results in Congolese Elections, Parties Must Pursue Country’s First Peaceful Transfer of Power, Security Council Told

Despite varied disputes over preliminary voting results in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, all stakeholders must remain steadfast in pursuing peace ahead of the nation’s first ever democratic transfer of power after decades of …

Minister Nomvula Mokonyane welcomes recovery of rhino horns at OR Tambo International Airport

Minister of Environmental Affairs welcomes the discovery and seizure of the rhino horn at OR Tambo International Airport

The Minister of Environmental Affairs, Ms Nomvula Mokonyane, has welcomed the recovery of more than 30 pieces …