It should be frowned upon for a minister or proxy to call a CEO of a state entity enquiring about opportunities for comrades, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.
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Sri Lanka says it will reduce its foreign debt by $1bn by selling off former strongman president Mahinda Rajapakse's vanity projects.
Former president Mahinda Rajapakse has been summoned to appear before Sri Lanka’s anti-graft body later this week over bribery allegations, parliament says.
The main challenger for the Sri Lankan presidency said victory was in sight and promised a new political culture as he cast his vote.
Sri Lanka's president asked minority Tamils to 'forget the past' as he campaigned for re-election, vowing not to allow another uprising after decades of ethnic war.
Sri Lanka's president has ordered the release of Indian fishermen detained for poaching after New Delhi surprisingly refused to back a US-led censure motion against Colombo at the UN.
Former Sri Lankan strongman Mahinda Rajapakse has accused the new government of pursuing a witch-hunt against his family as he and his brother prepared to be interrogated by anti-corruption investigators.
Narendra Modi will become the first Indian leader to visit Sri Lanka's war-torn Tamil heartland, sending a powerful message on reconciliation to the new government in Colombo.
Sri Lanka's main Muslim party has quit the government and pledged support to the opposition in a move seen as the biggest setback yet to President Mahinda Rajapakse's re-election bid.
More deadly violence has flared in a Sri Lankan coastal resort where Buddhist hardliners set shops and homes alight for a second night in defiance of a curfew, police and residents say.
Sri Lanka has accused the UN rights chief of "unwarranted interference" for a probe into allegations that government forces killed thousands of civilians during the Tamil civil war.
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