’18 Wounded Students’, Tension in West Kordofan University

[Radio Dabanga] En Nahud -Tensions a day after students clashed, causing the wounding of reportedly 18 students, at the Faculty of Education in West Kordofan University in En Nahud resulted in students staying away from class.

[Radio Dabanga] En Nahud -Tensions a day after students clashed, causing the wounding of reportedly 18 students, at the Faculty of Education in West Kordofan University in En Nahud resulted in students staying away from class.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Only Five Years for Local Authority Employees – Shimbulu

[Namibian] The Association for Local authorities in Namibia’s president Katrina Shimbulu said local authorities in the country need to do away with workers’ permanent contracts.

[Namibian] The Association for Local authorities in Namibia's president Katrina Shimbulu said local authorities in the country need to do away with workers' permanent contracts.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

AU Mining Vision Serves As Framework for Minerals Policy Review

[Namibia Economist] The Ministry of Mines and Energy has just embarked on the long-outstanding review of the national Minerals Policy to align this policy document with the developmental objectives of the African Mining Vision, adopted in 2009 by the A…

[Namibia Economist] The Ministry of Mines and Energy has just embarked on the long-outstanding review of the national Minerals Policy to align this policy document with the developmental objectives of the African Mining Vision, adopted in 2009 by the African Union at its Heads of Governments summit.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

MOU Between Political Parties

[Foroyaa] Nine registered political parties in the country signed a memorandum of understanding between them which states how the parties would relate with one another, as well as ensure the ruling party refrains from the practice of abuse of state res…

[Foroyaa] Nine registered political parties in the country signed a memorandum of understanding between them which states how the parties would relate with one another, as well as ensure the ruling party refrains from the practice of abuse of state resources.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Namport Wants Speedy Approval for Logistics Hub

[New Era] Walvis Bay -Cargo in transit destined for landlocked countries via the Port of Walvis Bay has significantly increased, with Malawi leading the pack. On this basis, NamPort wants relevant stakeholders to timely approve all plans and funding of…

[New Era] Walvis Bay -Cargo in transit destined for landlocked countries via the Port of Walvis Bay has significantly increased, with Malawi leading the pack. On this basis, NamPort wants relevant stakeholders to timely approve all plans and funding of the envisaged logistics hub that would see the smooth handling of such increased cargo.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

How Free Is Free Education?

[Foroyaa] The orphan came to the Foroyaa office with a widow to request for support for a child moving from grade four to grade five. The mother was asked to go to the school for a bill. She came back empty handed. When the headmaster was called, he sa…

[Foroyaa] The orphan came to the Foroyaa office with a widow to request for support for a child moving from grade four to grade five. The mother was asked to go to the school for a bill. She came back empty handed. When the headmaster was called, he said that apart from the 100 dalasi paid by Government, parents are to shoulder the cost of exercise books, uniform and the rest which adds up to almost 1000 dalasi. He said that he could not put that in writing since it is not expenditure coming directly to the school.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Days After KQ Deal, Kenyan Teams Fly Ethiopian Airlines

[Nation] Sports federations are still shuttling national teams to global destinations for international assignments via foreign airlines, a month after the government unveiled what it termed as an “attractive and affordable” deal with national carrier,…

[Nation] Sports federations are still shuttling national teams to global destinations for international assignments via foreign airlines, a month after the government unveiled what it termed as an "attractive and affordable" deal with national carrier, Kenya Airways, for the same purpose.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Mother Accused of Strangling Her One-Month-Old Baby

[New Era] Windhoek -A mother accused of strangling her one-month-old baby after she experienced problems with the baby’s father last year denied guilt when she took the stand in the Windhoek Magistrate’s Court in Katutura on Wednesday.

[New Era] Windhoek -A mother accused of strangling her one-month-old baby after she experienced problems with the baby's father last year denied guilt when she took the stand in the Windhoek Magistrate's Court in Katutura on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia