Corruption Fuels Cash-in-Transit Heists

[Daily Maverick] Cash-in-transit robbery is one of the fastest growing forms of aggravated robbery in South Africa. It poses a significant threat to public safety and South Africa’s economy.

[Daily Maverick] Cash-in-transit robbery is one of the fastest growing forms of aggravated robbery in South Africa. It poses a significant threat to public safety and South Africa's economy.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Soccer – Nafpu to Revamp Its Image

[Namibian] THE Namibia Football Players Union (Nafpu) has vowed to revamp its image after recent statements by some of its members had impacted negatively on its identity and integrity.

[Namibian] THE Namibia Football Players Union (Nafpu) has vowed to revamp its image after recent statements by some of its members had impacted negatively on its identity and integrity.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Tennis – Namibia Off to Great Start in Nairobi

[Namibian] NAMIBIA’s Davis Cup tennis campaign in Nairobi, Kenya got off to a great start when they beat Algeria 3-0 in their first match at the Nairobi Club in the Kenyan capital on Monday.

[Namibian] NAMIBIA's Davis Cup tennis campaign in Nairobi, Kenya got off to a great start when they beat Algeria 3-0 in their first match at the Nairobi Club in the Kenyan capital on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

As DR Congo Grapples with Ebola, Guinea Keeps Up Its Guard

[VOA] Just after a morning rain, Gourma Mamadou was shopping in this capital city’s crowded, open-air Kaloum market. The young man said he was well aware of the current Ebola outbreak simmering some 4,000 kilometers to the southeast in the Democratic R…

[VOA] Just after a morning rain, Gourma Mamadou was shopping in this capital city's crowded, open-air Kaloum market. The young man said he was well aware of the current Ebola outbreak simmering some 4,000 kilometers to the southeast in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, where the World Health Organization reports it has killed 28 people since April.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

More Electoral Violence in Opposition Than Ruling Party – Watchdog

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe Peace Project (ZPP) has recorded a surprise high number of intra-party political violence cases within the troubled main opposition MDC-T than in the ruling Zanu PF party.

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe Peace Project (ZPP) has recorded a surprise high number of intra-party political violence cases within the troubled main opposition MDC-T than in the ruling Zanu PF party.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Domestic Workers Fight Against GBV

[Namibian] LOWEST paid and vulnerable to gender-based violence, the voices of the domestic workers who clean the households of wealthy families need to be heard.

[Namibian] LOWEST paid and vulnerable to gender-based violence, the voices of the domestic workers who clean the households of wealthy families need to be heard.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Izikhothane Task Team Acts Against Uitenhage’s Flashy Spenders

[GroundUp] Ward councillors, residents and the police in KwaNobuhle, Uitenhage, have taken action against the cult of flashy spending by izikhothane which costs their parents enormous amounts of money.

[GroundUp] Ward councillors, residents and the police in KwaNobuhle, Uitenhage, have taken action against the cult of flashy spending by izikhothane which costs their parents enormous amounts of money.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Staff Shortage Delays Medicine Deliveries

[Namibian] A SHORTAGE of staff at the leading public pharmacy at the Windhoek Central Hospital has caused a two-week delay in the delivery of crucial medicine to several old age-homes in Windhoek.

[Namibian] A SHORTAGE of staff at the leading public pharmacy at the Windhoek Central Hospital has caused a two-week delay in the delivery of crucial medicine to several old age-homes in Windhoek.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia