Police Deny Delay in Attending Oshana Murder Scene

[Namibian] OSHANA regional crime investigations coordinator, deputy commissioner Hilja Haipumbu, has dismissed allegations that the police did not respond in time to an event that led to the death of a pensioner.

[Namibian] OSHANA regional crime investigations coordinator, deputy commissioner Hilja Haipumbu, has dismissed allegations that the police did not respond in time to an event that led to the death of a pensioner.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Taxman Targets Informal Sector

[Namibian] THE Inland Revenue Department at the finance ministry has stepped up efforts to collect tax from the informal sector following a tax proposal made by minister Calle Schlettwein last year.

[Namibian] THE Inland Revenue Department at the finance ministry has stepped up efforts to collect tax from the informal sector following a tax proposal made by minister Calle Schlettwein last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Net1 Is ‘Cheating’ Social Grant Beneficiaries, Charges Social Development Minister Susan Shabangu

[Daily Maverick] Net1 companies providing social grants are deceiving beneficiaries to maintain their market share, Social Development Minister Susan Shabangu said on Tuesday, as Sassa continues to implement the new system of paying cash grants.

[Daily Maverick] Net1 companies providing social grants are deceiving beneficiaries to maintain their market share, Social Development Minister Susan Shabangu said on Tuesday, as Sassa continues to implement the new system of paying cash grants.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Why the Durban Explosions Should Be Taken Very Seriously

[Daily Maverick] There is still no information forthcoming about the explosive devices discovered around Durban in early July 2018, and no arrests have been made. The Hawks are adamant that the matter is being given the highest priority, and the news t…

[Daily Maverick] There is still no information forthcoming about the explosive devices discovered around Durban in early July 2018, and no arrests have been made. The Hawks are adamant that the matter is being given the highest priority, and the news that the Crimes Against the State unit has been brought in to investigate is reassuring evidence of this. At the same time, it's worth reiterating what is at stake.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Chiradzulu Council Re-Opens Its Library

[Malawi News Agency] Chiradzulu -Chiradzulu District Council on Monday re-opened its library, which was closed for over two years, to revamp its efforts of promoting reading culture in the district.

[Malawi News Agency] Chiradzulu -Chiradzulu District Council on Monday re-opened its library, which was closed for over two years, to revamp its efforts of promoting reading culture in the district.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Circle of City Life Returns to This New/Old Part of Joburg

[Daily Maverick] At the heart of the event will be the relaunch of the wooden head sculptures. Around 90 new heads have been installed and old ones that together total about 200 have undergone restoration by the original sculptor Americo Guambe.

[Daily Maverick] At the heart of the event will be the relaunch of the wooden head sculptures. Around 90 new heads have been installed and old ones that together total about 200 have undergone restoration by the original sculptor Americo Guambe.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Tanga Port Set for Expansion

[Daily News] IN making sure that Tanga port is becoming East and Central African countries port hub, the government has instructed the Tanzania Port Authority (TPA) management to ensure that the port’s operations are revived in order to enable bigger s…

[Daily News] IN making sure that Tanga port is becoming East and Central African countries port hub, the government has instructed the Tanzania Port Authority (TPA) management to ensure that the port's operations are revived in order to enable bigger shipping vessels to dock.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania