Omusati, Eenhana Agri-Offices Without Power

[New Era] Ongwediva -The rural and water supply division of the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry (MWAF) in Omusati and Ohangwena regions has been operating without power for months due to non-payment.

[New Era] Ongwediva -The rural and water supply division of the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry (MWAF) in Omusati and Ohangwena regions has been operating without power for months due to non-payment.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

UN Office in SADC Region Not a Priority – President

[New Era] Windhoek -It appears United Nations (UN) Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs Tayé-Brook Zerihoun failed in his last-ditch attempt to convince President Hage Geingob to support his proposal to set up a UN political office in the SADC region.

[New Era] Windhoek -It appears United Nations (UN) Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs Tayé-Brook Zerihoun failed in his last-ditch attempt to convince President Hage Geingob to support his proposal to set up a UN political office in the SADC region.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

I’m Not Out to Split Votes, Says Aspiring Independent MP Mahere

[New Zimbabwe] Aspiring independent MP for Mt Pleasant, Advocate Fadzai Mahere, said because Zimbabwe has a 94 year old leader, the notion of age in the country is distorted.

[New Zimbabwe] Aspiring independent MP for Mt Pleasant, Advocate Fadzai Mahere, said because Zimbabwe has a 94 year old leader, the notion of age in the country is distorted.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

More Multinationals Ensnared in Transnet Kickback Web – #GuptaLeaks

[Daily Maverick] As the #GuptaLeaks and other investigations publicly turn up more evidence, it has become clear that Transnet, with its annual revenue of more than R60-billion, was targeted as ground-zero for Gupta capture. By AMABHUNGANE and SCORPIO.

[Daily Maverick] As the #GuptaLeaks and other investigations publicly turn up more evidence, it has become clear that Transnet, with its annual revenue of more than R60-billion, was targeted as ground-zero for Gupta capture. By AMABHUNGANE and SCORPIO.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

One Year After the Attempted Coup, Turkey Warns SA of ‘Dangers’ of Exiled Gülenists

[Daily Maverick] The Turkish ambassador in South Africa has informed Pretoria about Turkish nationals who it says are fund-raising in this country for the Gülenist movement which Ankara blames for a coup attempt a year ago today. By PETER FABRICIUS.

[Daily Maverick] The Turkish ambassador in South Africa has informed Pretoria about Turkish nationals who it says are fund-raising in this country for the Gülenist movement which Ankara blames for a coup attempt a year ago today. By PETER FABRICIUS.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Irate Youths Attack Rescue Workers At Maiduguri Bomb Blast Scene

[Premium Times] A mob on Monday attacked officials of the Borno State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), who were on rescue mission at the scene of a suicide bomb attack in Maiduguri.

[Premium Times] A mob on Monday attacked officials of the Borno State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), who were on rescue mission at the scene of a suicide bomb attack in Maiduguri.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Suicide Bomber Strikes Maiduguri, Kills 12

[Premium Times] At least eight persons were killed Monday when a female suicide bomber detonated explosives in the midst of worshippers in a Mosque in Maiduguri, witnesses and security officials say.

[Premium Times] At least eight persons were killed Monday when a female suicide bomber detonated explosives in the midst of worshippers in a Mosque in Maiduguri, witnesses and security officials say.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lagos Assembly Vows to Amend Law Giving Officials Free Houses, Cars

[Premium Times] The Lagos State House of Assembly has begun the amendment of a law that provides for lavish pension benefits to former governors and their deputies, the speaker, Mudashiru Obasa, said Monday.

[Premium Times] The Lagos State House of Assembly has begun the amendment of a law that provides for lavish pension benefits to former governors and their deputies, the speaker, Mudashiru Obasa, said Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Suspended Opposition MPs Return

[Times of Zambia] THE suspension of the 46 United Party for National Development (UPND) members of Parliament (MPs) by the Speaker of the National Assembly Patrick Matibini has been lifted.

[Times of Zambia] THE suspension of the 46 United Party for National Development (UPND) members of Parliament (MPs) by the Speaker of the National Assembly Patrick Matibini has been lifted.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia