Despite Recession, FNB Rakes in the Profits

[Namibian] First National Bank keeps raking in millions from Namibian consumers as its annual results released on Friday show that the institution made a whopping N$1,1 billion in profit.

[Namibian] First National Bank keeps raking in millions from Namibian consumers as its annual results released on Friday show that the institution made a whopping N$1,1 billion in profit.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Shifting Ground – Zuma Enters KZN Battlefield Amid Rumours and Counterstrikes

[Daily Maverick] President Jacob Zuma appeared in good spirits as he prepared to move to consolidate his power, even as the ground is shifting in his home base of KwaZulu-Natal. Zuma cautioned the youth, without a hint of irony, against electing someon…

[Daily Maverick] President Jacob Zuma appeared in good spirits as he prepared to move to consolidate his power, even as the ground is shifting in his home base of KwaZulu-Natal. Zuma cautioned the youth, without a hint of irony, against electing someone "who is just good at toyi-toying", even as his detractors launched a counterstrike by airing rumours that Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is about to be axed. By CARIEN DU PLESSIS.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

SADC Celebrates Its 25th Founding Anniversary

[ANGOP] Washington -The group of ambassadors of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) accredited in the United States of America celebrated on Saturday in Washington its 25th founding anniversary, marked on 17 August this year in Washington.

[ANGOP] Washington -The group of ambassadors of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) accredited in the United States of America celebrated on Saturday in Washington its 25th founding anniversary, marked on 17 August this year in Washington.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Portugal – Angolan Ambassador Stresses Commitment to People’s Needs

[ANGOP] Lisbon -The government that is to result from the general elections held last August 23, to be led by the new president-elect, João Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço, will be committed to the normalisation of the country’s life and the satisfaction of the needs of the citizens.

[ANGOP] Lisbon -The government that is to result from the general elections held last August 23, to be led by the new president-elect, João Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço, will be committed to the normalisation of the country's life and the satisfaction of the needs of the citizens.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Neto’s Role in Africa’s Liberation Lauded

[ANGOP] Luanda -The figure of the Angolan nation founder and late first president, António Agostinho Neto, was on Friday in Luanda praised by Kinlassa Su LDA? company due to his contribution, commitment and dedication during the various stages of the Angola and Africa liberation struggle process.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The figure of the Angolan nation founder and late first president, António Agostinho Neto, was on Friday in Luanda praised by Kinlassa Su LDA? company due to his contribution, commitment and dedication during the various stages of the Angola and Africa liberation struggle process.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Soccer – 1º De Agosto Beat Petro, Take Championship Lead

[ANGOP] Luanda -1º de Agosto reassumed last Sunday the lead of the first division National Football Championship (Girabola2017), after beating Petro de Luanda by 1-0, in the competition’s 24th round.

[ANGOP] Luanda -1º de Agosto reassumed last Sunday the lead of the first division National Football Championship (Girabola2017), after beating Petro de Luanda by 1-0, in the competition's 24th round.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

‘I Am Ready to Pay the Price’

[Namibian] PRESIDENTIAL affairs minister Frans Kapofi has held various top positions in successive Swapo governments since independence. He was appointed the defence ministry’s permanent secretary in 1990, and served as Cabinet secretary from 1999 to 2…

[Namibian] PRESIDENTIAL affairs minister Frans Kapofi has held various top positions in successive Swapo governments since independence. He was appointed the defence ministry's permanent secretary in 1990, and served as Cabinet secretary from 1999 to 2015.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Woman Found Guilty On 18 Fraud Charges

[Namibian] A FORMER administrative clerk of a Walvis Bay consumer goods wholesaler has been convicted of 18 counts of fraud in connection with a scam in which cigarettes worth N$1,6 million were stolen from her erstwhile employer.

[Namibian] A FORMER administrative clerk of a Walvis Bay consumer goods wholesaler has been convicted of 18 counts of fraud in connection with a scam in which cigarettes worth N$1,6 million were stolen from her erstwhile employer.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Boxing – Moses On Track for World Title

[Namibian] PAULUS ‘The Hitman’ Moses reinforced his chances of becoming a mandatory challenger for a world title when retaining his WBO Africa lightweight title with a fifth-round TKO against Said Mundi of Tanzania in Windhoek on Saturday night.

[Namibian] PAULUS 'The Hitman' Moses reinforced his chances of becoming a mandatory challenger for a world title when retaining his WBO Africa lightweight title with a fifth-round TKO against Said Mundi of Tanzania in Windhoek on Saturday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia