Tackling Borno’s Health Sector

[This Day] Even before the advent of the Boko Haram insurgency, healthcare in Borno State has been appalling to say the least. In a bid to turn it around, WHO, UNICEF and all other stakeholders in the health sector have swung into action.

[This Day] Even before the advent of the Boko Haram insurgency, healthcare in Borno State has been appalling to say the least. In a bid to turn it around, WHO, UNICEF and all other stakeholders in the health sector have swung into action.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

One Case of Listeriosis Confirmed

[New Era] Windhoek -A 47-year-old resident of Tsumeb is being treated for listeriosis in a Windhoek hospital. The disease has claimed almost 200 lives in South Africa.

[New Era] Windhoek -A 47-year-old resident of Tsumeb is being treated for listeriosis in a Windhoek hospital. The disease has claimed almost 200 lives in South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Nedbank Weathers the Challenging Economic Environment

[Namibia Economist] Nedbank recently released its consolidated results for the year 2017, which show that despite challenging economic and operating environment, the bank managed to grow positively with an increase in its overall financial position.

[Namibia Economist] Nedbank recently released its consolidated results for the year 2017, which show that despite challenging economic and operating environment, the bank managed to grow positively with an increase in its overall financial position.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

More Schools Needed to Decongest Ndama

[New Era] Rundu -Plans are afoot to construct another school at Rundu’s Tuhingireni informal settlement to decongest overcrowding at Ndama Combined School, which is the most overcrowded school in Kavango East Region. At the school learners have to sit …

[New Era] Rundu -Plans are afoot to construct another school at Rundu's Tuhingireni informal settlement to decongest overcrowding at Ndama Combined School, which is the most overcrowded school in Kavango East Region. At the school learners have to sit on the floor and on desks.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Namfisa Scoops Award for Best Annual Report

[Namibia Economist] The Namibia Financial Institutions Supervisory Authority (NAMFISA), earlier this week, received the Diamond Arrow PMR Africa Award for delivering the best annual report in Namibia for 2017 during the annual PMR Africa Awards Ceremony.

[Namibia Economist] The Namibia Financial Institutions Supervisory Authority (NAMFISA), earlier this week, received the Diamond Arrow PMR Africa Award for delivering the best annual report in Namibia for 2017 during the annual PMR Africa Awards Ceremony.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Good Samaritans Finance Burial of Stab Victim

[New Era] Windhoek -Two businessmen have assisted with funds for the burial of the woman who was fatally stabbed by her cousin over maize meal. Natasha ‘Meites’ Geingos, 27, died a fortnight ago and was laid to rest over the weekend.

[New Era] Windhoek -Two businessmen have assisted with funds for the burial of the woman who was fatally stabbed by her cousin over maize meal. Natasha 'Meites' Geingos, 27, died a fortnight ago and was laid to rest over the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Lagos Goes Tough On Schools Caught in Exam Malpractices

[This Day] The Lagos State Government and proprietors of private schools have reached an accord to shut down any school indicted by the West Africa Examinations Council (WAEC) for examination malpractice in three consecutive years.

[This Day] The Lagos State Government and proprietors of private schools have reached an accord to shut down any school indicted by the West Africa Examinations Council (WAEC) for examination malpractice in three consecutive years.

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Details Emerge in Controversial Bipa Property Deal

[New Era] Windhoek -While full authority was granted by the Ministry of Industrialisation, Trade and SME Development (MITSMED) to the Business and Intellectual Property Authority (BIPA) for the N$18 million purchase of a property in Windhoek’s Wanaheda…

[New Era] Windhoek -While full authority was granted by the Ministry of Industrialisation, Trade and SME Development (MITSMED) to the Business and Intellectual Property Authority (BIPA) for the N$18 million purchase of a property in Windhoek's Wanaheda suburb, sources close to the matter allege the valuation of the property was never disclosed to the ministry.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia