Pres. Lungu Declares July 26 Public Holiday

President Edgar Lungu has declared Thursday July 26, 2018 as a public holiday to allow voters to turn in numbers during Lusaka mayoral and other local government elections. President Lungu who is in Eastern Province campaigning for Patriotic Front candidates … Continued

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President Edgar Lungu has declared Thursday July 26, 2018 as a public holiday to allow voters to turn in numbers during Lusaka mayoral and other local government elections. President Lungu who is in Eastern Province campaigning for Patriotic Front candidates is hoping to boost the turn out. He made the announcement at Ukwimi School Grounds in the newly created district of Lusangazi Eastern Province, where he was drumming up support for Patriotic Front Council Chairperson Candidate William Banda. The post Pres. Lungu Declares July 26 Public Holiday appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Northern Transporters Want Fare Hike

[New Era] Ondangwa -Taxi and bus operators in the north, in a heated meeting yesterday urged the Namibian Buses and Taxi Association (NABTA) to implement a 50 percent tariff increase for both long and short distances.

[New Era] Ondangwa -Taxi and bus operators in the north, in a heated meeting yesterday urged the Namibian Buses and Taxi Association (NABTA) to implement a 50 percent tariff increase for both long and short distances.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Miss Namibia Already Readying for Miss Universe

[New Era] This year’s winner of Miss Namibia, Selma Kamanya, is already preparing to participate in the 67 edition of Miss Universe pageant, in Las Vegas in the United State of America (USA) in December.

[New Era] This year's winner of Miss Namibia, Selma Kamanya, is already preparing to participate in the 67 edition of Miss Universe pageant, in Las Vegas in the United State of America (USA) in December.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Westlane Robbery Suspects to Make Plea

[New Era] Windhoek -Six men arrested in connection with the armed robbery at a shopping centre in Pionierspark Extension 1 last year will make pleas of guilty or not guilty next week when they appear in court.

[New Era] Windhoek -Six men arrested in connection with the armed robbery at a shopping centre in Pionierspark Extension 1 last year will make pleas of guilty or not guilty next week when they appear in court.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Shoprite, Partners Clean Up Beaches, Waterways

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Hundreds of people including environmentalists, celebrities and children trooped out last weekend to join Shoprite for a cleanup event aimed at getting more people into collecting litter from Nigeria’s beaches, markets and waterways.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Hundreds of people including environmentalists, celebrities and children trooped out last weekend to join Shoprite for a cleanup event aimed at getting more people into collecting litter from Nigeria's beaches, markets and waterways.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

The Dynamics, Economics of Nigeria Players’ Transfers

[Premium Times] Why do Brazilian players command hefty transfer fees and their Nigerian counterparts go for peanuts? The answer — proper management and education — is one that continues to elude the football scene in Nigeria.

[Premium Times] Why do Brazilian players command hefty transfer fees and their Nigerian counterparts go for peanuts? The answer -- proper management and education -- is one that continues to elude the football scene in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Pole Dancers Crowned World Champs in LA

[New Era] Namibia’s first and only acrobatic pole dancing acts Sonja Keil and Charlie de Bortoli scooped the coveted 2018 ‘World Championships of Performing Arts’ WCOPA title in Los Angeles after winning multiple gold medals in the dance group category.

[New Era] Namibia's first and only acrobatic pole dancing acts Sonja Keil and Charlie de Bortoli scooped the coveted 2018 'World Championships of Performing Arts' WCOPA title in Los Angeles after winning multiple gold medals in the dance group category.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Disease Burden ‘Eroding’ Namibia’s Progress Albeit Success-UN

[New Era] Windhoek -The adverse effects of a disproportionate share of communicable diseases and the increasing burden of non-communicable diseases are “eroding” much of Namibia’s progress despite boasting many successes.

[New Era] Windhoek -The adverse effects of a disproportionate share of communicable diseases and the increasing burden of non-communicable diseases are "eroding" much of Namibia's progress despite boasting many successes.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia