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May
2018

Conflicts of interest exposed by #WestAfricaLeaks underscore need to rein in anonymous company ownership

Investigations show how easy it is for corrupt public officials, money launderers and other criminals in West Africa to hide behind anonymous ...

18
May
2018

Risk of impunity increases with outcome of Portuguese-Angolan corruption trial

A verdict last week by the Lisbon Court of Appeals in the trial of former Angolan vice president Manuel Vicente has disappointed hopes for a triumph ...

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Elderly Alma went to court to claim ownership of a small slice of land excluded from her title. On checking over the documentation, she noticed a ...Read the story

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When 35-year-old Benjamin* made the long trek into town to collect his reforestation grant, missing money and dishonest officials were the last ...Read the story



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