Rampant e-fraud in Nigeria’s banking system is making it hard to persuade more people to open bank accounts.
The question remains: Will Moyo and his four co-accused be charged?
International and regional bodies and countries are obliged to act when these are breached.
Tanzania's Magufuli banned Independence Day partying and state Christmas cards; when will the big moves come?
These actions change the tone and mindset. What is needed is comprehensive structural changes to address long-term problems.
"I'd like him to talk about corruption, which is too much in Uganda. He must talk to Museveni: if a pope can stand down why not a president?"
South African student protests rattle Zuma’s party; in 10 days they achieved what the opposition couldn't in 20 years
Public anger is mounting over a 25% unemployment rate, corruption, and one of the world’s highest levels of inequality.
Buhari says Nigerians are 'unruly' and need to change; a nation tired of chaos agrees he has a point
During Buhari's tenure as head of a military regime in the 1980s, civil servants who turned up late for work were made to do star jumps.
UPDATED: Nigeria's confirms ex-oil minister Diezani-Madueke arrested in London on bribery, money laundering charges
While Central Bank of Nigeria, Lamido Sanusi claimed national oil body failed to remit $20b in revenue. He was sacked for his pains.
UPDATED: Much to celebrate as key African nations make big climbs, reverse declines in latest WEF Competitiveness Index
The usual African suspects were among the top performers. Both Egypt and South Africa get notable mentions for reversing downward trends.
Firm paid Chancellor House, a front for the African National Congress, $5 million from the contracts and another $1 million in “success fees.
Nigerians nicknamed power authority (NEPA) "Never Expect Power Always". When it changed to (PHCN) they mocked it as the “Problem Has Changed Name.”
“[SA] getting to the point of the ‘West African facilitation fee’ approach, where people always need a facilitation fee to get a tender through”.
$100,000 was paid for a "data room" to store and analyse seismic data - but the centre has not yet been built.
Circumcision nets $120 per initiation, but the boys don't benefit from the profit. They are often treated harshly and receive little to no food.
Buhari disbands Nigerian oil board in corruption drive; former central bank chief said it lost $20 billion
A PricewaterhouseCoopers report in April said the company needed to refund as much as $4.29 billion.
Zuma profited from the opposition tactics, as he avoided answering questions including on the "escape" of Sudan president Bashir from South Africa.
Ending World Cup, Olympics madness: Nigeria spent $330m on a new stadium - more than its health or education budget
The mega-events that FIFA and the IOC stage -- the World Cups and the Olympics -- are ideal vehicles for corruption.
Kenya tightens security on fears of new terror attacks, as Opposition demands early election over corruption
“The president needs to seriously consider calling fresh elections to save our country from total collapse” – opposition leader.
Ghana’s rise was far more fragile than most observers acknowledged.