NPL Quality Compromised – Jacobs

[Namibian] Orlando Pirates head coach Nicholas Woody Jacobs says football fans will have to contend with below-par performances in the opening stages of the Namibia Premier League due to teams being inadequately prepared.

[Namibian] Orlando Pirates head coach Nicholas Woody Jacobs says football fans will have to contend with below-par performances in the opening stages of the Namibia Premier League due to teams being inadequately prepared.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Who Is New State Security Minister Bongani Bongo?

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has appointed a little known Member of Parliament (MP) from Mpumalanga to be the political head of the country’s State Security Agency (SSA).

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has appointed a little known Member of Parliament (MP) from Mpumalanga to be the political head of the country's State Security Agency (SSA).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Senior Municipal Official Arrested in Manica

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Public Prosecutor’s Office has arrested the chairperson of the elected Municipal Assembly in the town of Sussundenga, in the central province of Manica, Jacob Muiambo, on charges of stealing 1.8 million meticais (about 29.5…

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Public Prosecutor's Office has arrested the chairperson of the elected Municipal Assembly in the town of Sussundenga, in the central province of Manica, Jacob Muiambo, on charges of stealing 1.8 million meticais (about 29.500 US dollars) from the municipal coffers.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

President Mugabe Leaves for Uruguay

[The Herald] President Mugabe left Harare yesterday for Uruguay where he will join other Heads of State and Government attending the World Health Organisation (WHO) conference on non-communicable diseases (NCDs). He was seen off at Harare International…

[The Herald] President Mugabe left Harare yesterday for Uruguay where he will join other Heads of State and Government attending the World Health Organisation (WHO) conference on non-communicable diseases (NCDs). He was seen off at Harare International Airport by Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa, service chiefs and senior Government officials. VP Mnangagwa is Acting President.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

PM Hopes for “historic Levels” of Cashew Production

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario declared on Friday that the country will soon be able to harvest 200,000 tonnes of cashew nuts a year, thanks to the level of investment under way in this sector.

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario declared on Friday that the country will soon be able to harvest 200,000 tonnes of cashew nuts a year, thanks to the level of investment under way in this sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Govnt Warns of Summer Diseases

[The Herald] Government has warned members of the public to be wary of diseases that are usually prevalent during the current summer season. Malaria and diarrhoeal diseases are usually pervasive during the rain season. Secretary for Health and Child Ca…

[The Herald] Government has warned members of the public to be wary of diseases that are usually prevalent during the current summer season. Malaria and diarrhoeal diseases are usually pervasive during the rain season. Secretary for Health and Child Care Dr Gerald Gwinji yesterday said that people should pay attention to precautionary education and messages from Government on how to prevent and deal with such diseases.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Goeiemann Is a Man On the Edge

[Namibian] The works ministry’s permanent secretary, Willem Goeiemann, has, since last year, clashed with prime minister Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila and two ministers over government matters.

[Namibian] The works ministry's permanent secretary, Willem Goeiemann, has, since last year, clashed with prime minister Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila and two ministers over government matters.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Three Children, Three Adults Killed in Cape Town Inferno

[News24Wire] Six people, including three children, were killed in a devastating blaze in Philippi on Monday night, City of Cape Town fire and rescue services have confirmed.

[News24Wire] Six people, including three children, were killed in a devastating blaze in Philippi on Monday night, City of Cape Town fire and rescue services have confirmed.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

SA Telescopes Observe Gravitational Waves From Collision of Two Stars

[SAnews.gov.za] South African scientists have announced that two local telescopes have for the first time detected gravitational waves that are a result of a merging of two neutron stars.

[SAnews.gov.za] South African scientists have announced that two local telescopes have for the first time detected gravitational waves that are a result of a merging of two neutron stars.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cabinet Reshuffle – Axing Blade Escalates ANC War

[DA] The DA is not surprised by President Jacob Zuma’s Cabinet reshuffle, the latest move in Zuma’s war against anyone who opposes his project of State Capture. The obvious target was SACP leader, Dr. Blade Nzimande, who follows Pravin Gordhan, Derek H…

[DA] The DA is not surprised by President Jacob Zuma's Cabinet reshuffle, the latest move in Zuma's war against anyone who opposes his project of State Capture. The obvious target was SACP leader, Dr. Blade Nzimande, who follows Pravin Gordhan, Derek Hanekom, Mcebisi Jonas and others who have failed to toe the Zuma line and have found themselves out of office.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa