Daily Archives: July 11, 2019

One in four people in Africa pay bribes to access services, survey says

Corruption disproportionately affects the poor and young

BERLIN, July 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The tenth edition of Global Corruption Barometer (GCB) – Africa, released on African Anti-Corruption Day by Transparency International in partnership with …

Une enquête révèle qu’un Africain sur quatre verse des pots-de-vin pour avoir accès à des services

La corruption touche de manière disproportionnée les pauvres et les jeunes

BERLIN, 11 juillet 2019 /PRNewswire/ — La 10e édition du Baromètre mondial de la corruption (BMC) – Afrique, publiée à l’occasion de …

Viettel améliore l’efficacité et l’ouverture à l’activité des entreprises du gouvernement avec un nouveau système e-Cabinet

HANOI, Vietnam, 10 juillet 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Viettel, principale société de télécommunications du Vietnam, est fière d’annoncer le lancement d’un système électronique destiné à aider le gouvernement vietnamien à augmenter l’efficacité et à améliorer l’ouverture …

Cameroon Fights Boko Haram Recruitment with Goats, Sheep

MAROUA, CAMEROON – The government of Cameroon this week began rolling out an unlikely weapon in the fight against Boko Haram militants.

Authorities are distributing thousands of goats and sheep to young Cameroonians in villages …

Cameroon Fights Boko Haram Recruitment with Goats, Sheep

MAROUA, CAMEROON – The government of Cameroon this week began rolling out an unlikely weapon in the fight against Boko Haram militants.

Authorities are distributing thousands of goats and sheep to young Cameroonians in villages …

Sudan General Says Coup Attempt Foiled

KHARTOUM – Sudan’s ruling military council has foiled a coup attempt, a top general announced on state television Thursday, saying that 12 officers and four soldiers had been arrested.

The announcement came as the ruling …

Sudan General Says Coup Attempt Foiled

KHARTOUM – Sudan’s ruling military council has foiled a coup attempt, a top general announced on state television Thursday, saying that 12 officers and four soldiers had been arrested.

The announcement came as the ruling …

South Africans Skip Lines, Get Medicine From Vending Machines

JOHANNESBERG, SOUTH AFRICA – An innovative system to dispense medicine to patients with chronic illnesses is taking off in South Africa. The award-winning Pelebox, created by South African engineer Neo Hutiri, is a computer-controlled vending …