French Tourist Robbed At Home

[New Era] Windhoek -The Namibian police (Nampol) are seeking the public’s assistance in tracing the whereabouts of three men who robbed two French women last week of more than N$10,000 in cash.

[New Era] Windhoek -The Namibian police (Nampol) are seeking the public's assistance in tracing the whereabouts of three men who robbed two French women last week of more than N$10,000 in cash.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Social Security Commission Appoints New Investment Firms

[New Era] Windhoek -The Social Security Commission’s (SSC) Board of Commission last week approved the appointment of four independent investment management firms in managing the Commission’s external portfolio totalling some N$2.5 billion worth of asse…

[New Era] Windhoek -The Social Security Commission's (SSC) Board of Commission last week approved the appointment of four independent investment management firms in managing the Commission's external portfolio totalling some N$2.5 billion worth of assets. The appointed firms are Allan Gray Namibia, Investec Asset Management, Prudential Investment Managers and Namibia Asset Management.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Release of the Report of Commission of Inquiry into the Feasibility of making High Education and Training Fee-free in South Africa

[South Africa] On 14 January 2016, I established a Commission of Inquiry into Higher Education and Training in order to add into the body of knowledge and evidence that will inform government’s decision making process in pursuit of a sustainable soluti…

[South Africa] On 14 January 2016, I established a Commission of Inquiry into Higher Education and Training in order to add into the body of knowledge and evidence that will inform government's decision making process in pursuit of a sustainable solution to the on-going higher education funding matter.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Bissau – Ambassador Highlights Unity of Angolans for Development

[ANGOP] The Angolan Ambassador to Guinea Bissau, Daniel Rosa, last Saturday in Bissau highlighted the unity of Angolans as a factor that has been contributing to the development and growth of the country.

[ANGOP] The Angolan Ambassador to Guinea Bissau, Daniel Rosa, last Saturday in Bissau highlighted the unity of Angolans as a factor that has been contributing to the development and growth of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Guinea Bissau

FBI Investigating U.S.$2 Billion Secret Debt

[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] The U.S. Justice Department and Federal Bureau of Investigation are investigating the role of three banks in the $2 bn Mozambique secret debt, the Wall Street Journal reported (WSJ 6 Nov). They are the Swiss bank…

[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] The U.S. Justice Department and Federal Bureau of Investigation are investigating the role of three banks in the $2 bn Mozambique secret debt, the Wall Street Journal reported (WSJ 6 Nov). They are the Swiss bank, Credit Suisse, and the Russian Bank, VTB, which together organised the syndicated loans and bonds, the French Bank BNP Paribas, which was involved in the loan syndication. The FBI is looking at whether the banks facilitated improper payments to senior Mozambican officials, and the Justice Departm

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique