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Ugandan Government Wiped Out Over 5,500 Ghost Workers In Corruption Crackdown

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More than 5,500 so-called ghost workers have been purged from Uganda’s civil service as the country attempts to crack down on a culture of corruption.[9] Check also: 18 Most Corrupt Countries In The Developed World The Government loses much money on ghost workers! Uganda’s minister for public service,[3] Muruli Mukasa, told AFP on Thursday that 5,586 government employees ( ghost ...

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South Sudan Government Rejects UN Proposal To Send More Peacekeepers

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JUBA – South Sudan on Wednesday rejected a U.S. proposal for the U.N. Security Council to send 4,000 additional troops / peacekeepers to the East African country to restore calm,[9] saying it “seriously undermines” its sovereignty and threatens a return to colonialism.[4] Check also: Amid South Sudan Evacuations, Some Locals Are Turned Back Government spokesman Michael Makuei said the proposal ...

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Uganda’s President Opposed South Sudan Arms Embargo

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Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni said he was opposed to a UN plan to impose an arms embargo on his neighbour South Sudan,[9] saying it would weaken the country’s army just as it was trying to contain a resurgence of violence.[5] Check also: Amid South Sudan Evacuations, Some Locals Are Turned Back The statement from one of the region’s main powers, ...

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What Is Expected To Be Discussed At The African Leaders Summit In Rwanda

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KIGALI, Rwanda —The African Union summit on Sunday is expected to discuss the continent’s uneasy relationship with the International Criminal Court, which some say unfairly targets Africans.[9] Check also: African Leaders Support Withdraw from ICC Ahead of the summit, [4]some African countries renewed efforts to quit the ICC en masse despite the opposition of some countries like Botswana. Nigeria, Senegal ...

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