Daily Archives: January 12, 2019

Nigeria’s Top Judge to Face Trial on Asset-declaration Charges

ABUJA, NIGERIA Nigeria’s chief justice will face trial Monday for allegedly breaching asset-declaration rules, the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) said Saturday, a month before a presidential election in Africa’s most populous country.

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Zimbabwe Promises New Currency as Dollar Shortage Bites

HARARE, ZIMBABWE Zimbabwe will introduce a new currency in the next 12 months, the finance minister said, as a shortage of U.S. dollars has plunged the financial system into disarray and forced businesses to close.…