Tag: accountability

Promoting accountability & transparency in Nigeria

MacArthur Foundation supports Nigerian-led initiatives that strengthen transparency and accountability in the country. Julie Katzman, Board Member of the MacArthur Foundation joins CNBC Africa for more.

Ajay Gupta’s arrest warrant withdrawn

Are we taking two steps back in the fight against corruption? Ajay Gupta's arrest warrant has been provisionally withdrawn, meaning that he is no longer a fugitive in South Africa. Advocate Paul Hoffman, Director at Accountability joins CNBC Africa for more.

Africa faces a new threat to democracy: the ‘constitutional coup’

In many countries, the problems were not caused by the absence of constitutions. Rather it was the ease with which African leaders had rendered constitutions dysfunctional by regularly ignoring their provisions or amending them when it suited their convenience.