Tanzania: Govt Issues U.S.$309.645 Million Advance Payment to Stiegler’s Gorge Contractor

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government today has issued an advance payment amounting to $309.645 million (Sh688 billion) to Egyptian company- Arab Contractors for the construction of the 2, 115 MW Stiegler’s Gorge Hydropower project on Rufiji River.

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South Africa: Dormant Company Used to Increase Bosasa’s Costs, State Capture Inquiry Hears

[News24Wire] The commission of inquiry into state capture on Tuesday heard how the Bosasa group, now known as Global African Operations, used a dormant company to increase its costs and to address the assessed loss of millions of rands, for tax purposes.

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South Africa: Mokonyane Not Aware of Any Allegations Against Her at State Capture Commission

[News24Wire] Environmental Affairs Minister Nomvula Mokonyane’s office says it knows nothing about claims implicating her in testimony before the state capture commission of inquiry and says it will be “impolitic” to engage reports claiming otherwise.

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