Badme – The Place Where the Ethiopia, Eritrea War Started

[IPS] Badme, Ethiopia -The utterly inconsequential-looking Ethiopian border town of Badme is where war broke out in 1998 between Ethiopia and Eritrea, lasting two years and devastating both countries.

[IPS] Badme, Ethiopia -The utterly inconsequential-looking Ethiopian border town of Badme is where war broke out in 1998 between Ethiopia and Eritrea, lasting two years and devastating both countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

From Nursing to Design, Meet Minga

[New Era] Rundu -Thirty-two-year-old Theresia Dominga Dinyando, fondly known as Minga, is striving to enchant fashion lovers who have a taste for intricate African designs at Rundu.

[New Era] Rundu -Thirty-two-year-old Theresia Dominga Dinyando, fondly known as Minga, is striving to enchant fashion lovers who have a taste for intricate African designs at Rundu.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

How Foot and Mouth Disease Is Affecting Kakumiro Budget

[Monitor] Kakumiro -The foot and mouth disease outbreak, which has devastated several herds of cattle, was officially reported to Kakumiro District authorities in April in Mpongo camp village, Mpasana Sub-county.

[Monitor] Kakumiro -The foot and mouth disease outbreak, which has devastated several herds of cattle, was officially reported to Kakumiro District authorities in April in Mpongo camp village, Mpasana Sub-county.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Murder Suspect Advised to Get Lawyer for Bail

[New Era] Windhoek -Lack of legal representation in the case of a former security guard who was arrested in connection with the death of a woman, whose body was discovered near the University of Namibia’s (Unam) main campus, caused the court to postpon…

[New Era] Windhoek -Lack of legal representation in the case of a former security guard who was arrested in connection with the death of a woman, whose body was discovered near the University of Namibia's (Unam) main campus, caused the court to postpone bail proceedings.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Telecoms Regulator Slashes Mobile Internet Data Tariffs By 60%

[263Chat] The Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (POTRAZ) has concluded a cost modeling exercise for telecommunication network services in Zimbabwe covering mobile, fixed and Internet Access networks.

[263Chat] The Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (POTRAZ) has concluded a cost modeling exercise for telecommunication network services in Zimbabwe covering mobile, fixed and Internet Access networks.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

UAP-Old Mutual Reports Growth but Costs Rise

[East African] Unit trust funds managed by UAP-Old Mutual Financial Services Uganda Ltd posted strong asset growth last year, but higher operating expenses are worrying investors as the firm seeks to review professional fees and trading activities.

[East African] Unit trust funds managed by UAP-Old Mutual Financial Services Uganda Ltd posted strong asset growth last year, but higher operating expenses are worrying investors as the firm seeks to review professional fees and trading activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Capricorn Group Celebrates Five-Year Listing Anniversary

[New Era] Windhoek -It was a time of instability and a time for entrepreneurial ingenuity – it was the year 1982 – an era much like the present one, full of volatility in the economic and financial spheres with extraordinary opportunities arising in th…

[New Era] Windhoek -It was a time of instability and a time for entrepreneurial ingenuity - it was the year 1982 - an era much like the present one, full of volatility in the economic and financial spheres with extraordinary opportunities arising in the ever-evolving market. And yet, on a day much like today, a group of entrepreneurs set out to challenge new frontiers in the Namibian market, not knowing then that they would alter the course of history and create a Namibian financial group that would impact the country and Sou

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Barcode Centre Needed to Boost Local Products On Retail Shelves

[New Era] Windhoek -The Namibia Trade Forum (NTF) is currently working on two projects to boost retail access of locally manufactured goods. These projects entail a feasibility study on establishing a Barcode Centre as well as a Supplier Development Pr…

[New Era] Windhoek -The Namibia Trade Forum (NTF) is currently working on two projects to boost retail access of locally manufactured goods. These projects entail a feasibility study on establishing a Barcode Centre as well as a Supplier Development Program in Namibia.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Media Rights Watchdog Calls for Review of Intelligence Act

[New Era] Windhoek -The Namibia Media Trust (NMT) under the former editor of The Namibian newspaper, Gwen Lister, issued a statement in which it called for the removal of the 1982 Protection of Information Act and a review of the Namibia Central Intell…

[New Era] Windhoek -The Namibia Media Trust (NMT) under the former editor of The Namibian newspaper, Gwen Lister, issued a statement in which it called for the removal of the 1982 Protection of Information Act and a review of the Namibia Central Intelligence Act of 1997.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Two Female Bombers Die At a Military Mammy Market in Maiduguri

[Premium Times] The Borno Command of the Nigerian Police Force said two female Boko Haram bombers died on Wednesday night while attempting to infiltrate 333 Artillery military hangout in Maiduguri.

[Premium Times] The Borno Command of the Nigerian Police Force said two female Boko Haram bombers died on Wednesday night while attempting to infiltrate 333 Artillery military hangout in Maiduguri.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria