Tag: Corruption

Reviewing HSBC’s prediction on Buhari’s re-election

In its report titled ‘Doomsday Prophecy’ HSBC Bank says Nigeria’s economic growth will be stunted if the country’s President Muhammadu Buhari is re-elected into office in 2019. In a counter response, Nigeria's Presidency accused HSBC of suspected involvement in the laundering of proceeds of corruption involving more than 50 other Nigerians. Chamberlain Peterside, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Xcellon Capital Advisors joins CNBC Africa to analyse these and Nigeria's election risk.

Jacques Pauw on Silas Ramaite’s appointment as NPA head

These days the talk of the business world is about corruption, state capture and how South Africa can reinforce the rule of law to render certainty in business. One of the biggest drains on the economy has been money haemorrhaging from state coffers via the tax collection agency. How did this happen? CNBC Africa's Aviwe Mtila caught up with a man who wrote a book about just that, investigative journalist Jacques Pauw. He also has some interesting views on the change of the guard at the National Prosecuting Authority.

The economic cost of corruption in Kenya explained

Kenya is perceived as one of the world’s most corrupt countries. It ranked 143 out of 180 countries on Transparency International’s 2017 corruption perception index. The only African countries that scored worse...

The challenges of Nigeria’s war against corruption

The challenges of Nigeria's war against corruption

NPA reacts to the postponement of the #Zuma case

NPA reacts to the postponement of the #Zuma case

Arms deal cover-up worse than the crime – Terry Crawford-Browne

Arms deal cover-up worse than the crime - Terry Crawford-Browne

Explainer: What you need to know about SA President Cyril Ramaphosa’s new Cabinet

Newly elected South African President Cyril Ramphosa announced significant changes to his new cabinet. CNBC Africa looks at who is still in and who has being kicked out.

Corruption perception of Nigeria worsens

Corruption perception of Nigeria worsens