Tagged in: Corruption


Lifting the lid on shell companies

African countries lose more than $50bn per year in illicit financial outflows, according to a report released in February 2015 by an African Union taskforce headed by former South African President Thabo Mbeki.…

Navigating corruption in Africa’s power sector

While anti-corruption due diligence is sometimes seen as purely a cost burden and a regulatory box to be ticked, it is becoming increasingly important for energy investments in Africa.

Malawi: ‘Cashgate’ scandal ripples widen

Malawi: ‘Cashgate’ scandal ripples widen, involving millions of dollars and in which civil servants and government ministers are allegedly involved, has infuriated international donors, who have withheld desperately needed support.