JSC Wants Limit on Its Sittings Lifted

[Nation] The Judicial Service Commission (JSC) has filed a petition seeking to have the maximum eight sittings per month limit imposed on it by the Salaries and Remuneration Commission (SRC) lifted. It says the move is tantamount to interfering with it…

[Nation] The Judicial Service Commission (JSC) has filed a petition seeking to have the maximum eight sittings per month limit imposed on it by the Salaries and Remuneration Commission (SRC) lifted. It says the move is tantamount to interfering with its independence.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Carling Black Label Cup Postponed

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -THE annual Carling Black Label Champion Cup featuring Soweto rivals Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates has been postponed because of the forthcoming World Cup in Russia.

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -THE annual Carling Black Label Champion Cup featuring Soweto rivals Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates has been postponed because of the forthcoming World Cup in Russia.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Air Namibia Eyes Four New Destinations in Angola

[New Era] Windhoek -Plans are at an advanced stage for Air Namibia to increase routes into Angola, with additional destinations to Ondjiva, Lubango, Namibe and Benguela, a spokesperson at the airline confirmed yesterday.

[New Era] Windhoek -Plans are at an advanced stage for Air Namibia to increase routes into Angola, with additional destinations to Ondjiva, Lubango, Namibe and Benguela, a spokesperson at the airline confirmed yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Katima’s Silence On Bribery Infuriates ACC

[New Era] Windhoek -The Katima Mulilo Town Council might have fallen foul of the country’s anti-corruption law by failing to report alleged bribes in its mass housing scheme, an offence that is punishable by a fine of N$500,000 or 25 years in prison.

[New Era] Windhoek -The Katima Mulilo Town Council might have fallen foul of the country's anti-corruption law by failing to report alleged bribes in its mass housing scheme, an offence that is punishable by a fine of N$500,000 or 25 years in prison.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Scholars Distance Islam From Practice of Female Genital Mutilation

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Muslim leaders have delinked the islamic religion from female genital mutilation saying the act is not only criminal but also sinful according to Islamic laws.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Muslim leaders have delinked the islamic religion from female genital mutilation saying the act is not only criminal but also sinful according to Islamic laws.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Democracy Can Produce a Winning Team

[The Herald] Zanu-PF has maintained its commitment that its members will nominate the candidates it presents to the wide electorate for Parliament and, just as important, for local Government and the Politburo has accepted the names of almost 2000 cand…

[The Herald] Zanu-PF has maintained its commitment that its members will nominate the candidates it presents to the wide electorate for Parliament and, just as important, for local Government and the Politburo has accepted the names of almost 2000 candidates who won in the primaries.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe