Shaningwa Proposes Reception Centres for Towns

[New Era] Bukalo -Minister of Urban and Rural Development Sophia Shaningwa has suggested the creation of ‘reception centres’ to temporarily house people arriving in the country’s urban areas, saying this would help mitigate and reduce incidents of land…

[New Era] Bukalo -Minister of Urban and Rural Development Sophia Shaningwa has suggested the creation of 'reception centres' to temporarily house people arriving in the country's urban areas, saying this would help mitigate and reduce incidents of land grabbing.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Fake Lawyer, Judge in Court

[Times of Zambia] Two men of Matero East in Lusaka are in court for impersonating a State lawyer and judge and for allegedly stealing K30,000 using the faked positions.

[Times of Zambia] Two men of Matero East in Lusaka are in court for impersonating a State lawyer and judge and for allegedly stealing K30,000 using the faked positions.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Road Construction Delays Windhoek Welcoming Signboards

[New Era] Windhoek -Windhoek could wait another year or two before it officially gets its welcoming sign for the northern and eastern entry points due to ongoing road construction.

[New Era] Windhoek -Windhoek could wait another year or two before it officially gets its welcoming sign for the northern and eastern entry points due to ongoing road construction.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Govt Set for IMF Meetings

[Times of Zambia] Zambia is set for this year’s International Monetary Fund (IMF)/World Bank Annual October Meetings, which started yesterday in Washington DC.

[Times of Zambia] Zambia is set for this year's International Monetary Fund (IMF)/World Bank Annual October Meetings, which started yesterday in Washington DC.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Mumbala Calls for Speedy Land Delivery

[New Era] Keetmanshoop -It is the duty of local and regional government to ensure residents have access to residential land in order to avoid unnecessary conflict and tension.

[New Era] Keetmanshoop -It is the duty of local and regional government to ensure residents have access to residential land in order to avoid unnecessary conflict and tension.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Deliver 7th National Development Plan or Else, Officers Warned

[Times of Zambia] Central Province Permanent Secretary Chanda Kabwe has warned principal officers in the region’s 11 districts of being fired if they fail to implement various Government programmes under the umbrella of the Seventh National Development…

[Times of Zambia] Central Province Permanent Secretary Chanda Kabwe has warned principal officers in the region's 11 districts of being fired if they fail to implement various Government programmes under the umbrella of the Seventh National Development Plan (7NDP).

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Houses Sale to Take 3 Years

[Times of Zambia] The sale of 16,000 houses to former Zambia Consolidated Copper Mines (ZCCM) workers will be completed in the course of three years, the ZCCM-Investment Holdings has said.

[Times of Zambia] The sale of 16,000 houses to former Zambia Consolidated Copper Mines (ZCCM) workers will be completed in the course of three years, the ZCCM-Investment Holdings has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Presence of Cop Throws Out Eksteen Confession

[New Era] Windhoek -The presence of a senior police officer during the recording of a confession from a murder suspect by a magistrate at Keetmanshoop caused the confession to be declared inadmissible in the High Court at Windhoek Correctional Facility…

[New Era] Windhoek -The presence of a senior police officer during the recording of a confession from a murder suspect by a magistrate at Keetmanshoop caused the confession to be declared inadmissible in the High Court at Windhoek Correctional Facility yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

DR Congo – U.S., EU Should Expand Targeted Sanctions

[HRW] Brussels -The United States and European Union should expand targeted sanctions on President Joseph Kabila’s family members and financial associates benefitting from unlawful activity in the Democratic Republic of Congo, seven international and C…

[HRW] Brussels -The United States and European Union should expand targeted sanctions on President Joseph Kabila's family members and financial associates benefitting from unlawful activity in the Democratic Republic of Congo, seven international and Congolese human rights organizations said today. The sanctions should target those involved in serious corruption, misuse of government funds, money laundering, or fraud in order to quash peaceful dissent, improperly delay elections, or otherwise maintain Kabila's rule beyond

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa