ZIMBABWE ELECTIONS: Opposition leader Chamisa threatens to camp at Zimbabwe Electoral Commission offices
MDC Alliance protesters don’t trust Zimbabwe’s electoral body, want to keep a close eye on the printing and storage of ballot papers and examine the voters’ roll in the run-up to the Zimbabwe election.
United States – Liberia: Former Number Two to Charles Taylor convicted on 11 counts of immigration fraud
Witnesses travelled from as far away as Liberia to help sink a former warlord in a US court. There will be more trials as some of those held responsible for the Liberian civil war are held to account.
AFRICAN UNION SUMMIT: As Pan-African Parliament undergoes urgent audit, its president seeks protection against SA media ‘harassment’
The African Union seems to be taking its theme this year of fighting corruption seriously when it comes to the business of some continental bodies. It’s put Pan-African Parliament president Roger Nkodo Dang on ice pending a graft investigation, and there’s also some action against irregularities, ironically, within the AU Advisory Board on Corruption.