Senior Cop Fined Over Reckless Driving

[Namibian] NAMIBIAN Police deputy commissioner Hophni Hamufungu was yesterday sentenced to a fine of N$4 000 or one year in prison after being convicted of reckless driving by the Windhoek Regional Court.

[Namibian] NAMIBIAN Police deputy commissioner Hophni Hamufungu was yesterday sentenced to a fine of N$4 000 or one year in prison after being convicted of reckless driving by the Windhoek Regional Court.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Traditional Media Survival Threatened

[Namibian] FALLING advertising revenues, social media platforms and the exodus of senior journalists are some of the factors contributing to the decline of traditional media enterprises, according to research findings released at yesterday’s World Pres…

[Namibian] FALLING advertising revenues, social media platforms and the exodus of senior journalists are some of the factors contributing to the decline of traditional media enterprises, according to research findings released at yesterday's World Press Freedom Day commemoration in Windhoek.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Charcoal export continues as Somalia bans its trade

[Shabelle] The export of charcoal from Somalia has been banned, both by a 2012 United Nations Security Council resolution and by the Somali Government, due to its destructive effect

[Shabelle] The export of charcoal from Somalia has been banned, both by a 2012 United Nations Security Council resolution and by the Somali Government, due to its destructive effect

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

5 500 Children Receive Disability Grants

[Namibian] ON a Tuesday morning in February this year, Jacqueline Kayau did what she does every week – taking her 10-year-old daughter, who was born with osteogenesis imperfecta (OI), also known as brittle bone disease, for physiotherapy at a hospital …

[Namibian] ON a Tuesday morning in February this year, Jacqueline Kayau did what she does every week - taking her 10-year-old daughter, who was born with osteogenesis imperfecta (OI), also known as brittle bone disease, for physiotherapy at a hospital in Eros.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Davido Bags Endorsement Deal With Infinix

[Guardian] David Adeleke popularly known as Davido has become a brand ambassador for Infinix telephone brand. According to Infinix, the deal took over six months to pull through.

[Guardian] David Adeleke popularly known as Davido has become a brand ambassador for Infinix telephone brand. According to Infinix, the deal took over six months to pull through.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

AfDB Seeks Investments for Africa’s $170bn Infrastructure Gap

[Leadership] The African Development Bank (AfDB) has called for investments from global pensions and commercial financiers to help fund the continent’s infrastructure gap of as much as $170 billion annually.

[Leadership] The African Development Bank (AfDB) has called for investments from global pensions and commercial financiers to help fund the continent's infrastructure gap of as much as $170 billion annually.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Weak Justice System and Anti-Corruption War in Nigeria

[Guardian] The scourge of corruption has overtime been described as one of the most discussed causes of under-development in any nation. But much cause for concern, is the weakness of the justice sector delivery system, the pervading low integrity of t…

[Guardian] The scourge of corruption has overtime been described as one of the most discussed causes of under-development in any nation. But much cause for concern, is the weakness of the justice sector delivery system, the pervading low integrity of the judiciary, which is only an aspect of the justice system, has suffered greatly due to the alleged despicable acts of some members of the bench who most times collude with the bar to weaken the law thereby allowing corruption to grow on fertile ground. The Chief Justi

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nomadic Commission Begins Training to Check Herders, Farmers Clashes

[Guardian] Kaduna -The National Commission for Nomadic Education has begun training of over 100 field level extension agents and officers from the six geopolitical zones of the country to contain the violent conflicts between herdsmen and farmers.

[Guardian] Kaduna -The National Commission for Nomadic Education has begun training of over 100 field level extension agents and officers from the six geopolitical zones of the country to contain the violent conflicts between herdsmen and farmers.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria