Govt Owns Shares in Local Mines

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Mines and Minerals Act gives government an option to own 15 per cent shares in new mines, permanent secretary in the Ministry of Minerals, Green Technology and Water Resources, Dr Obolokile Obakeng has said.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Mines and Minerals Act gives government an option to own 15 per cent shares in new mines, permanent secretary in the Ministry of Minerals, Green Technology and Water Resources, Dr Obolokile Obakeng has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Construction of New Dams Increases Power Production

[ANGOP] Moçamedes -The completion of the construction of the Cambambe second power plant and its associated transportation system, as well as the continuity of execution of the main structuring projects, to start operating in the second half of this year, will allow the increase of electricity generation in the country., said on Wednesday the Minister of Energy and Water, João Baptista Borges.

[ANGOP] Moçamedes -The completion of the construction of the Cambambe second power plant and its associated transportation system, as well as the continuity of execution of the main structuring projects, to start operating in the second half of this year, will allow the increase of electricity generation in the country., said on Wednesday the Minister of Energy and Water, João Baptista Borges.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

‘Power Station Secretly Pushed Through Backdoor’

[Namibian] Despite unresolved concerns over high costs, economic viability, the spectre of political influence and an ongoing court case, some government officials are quietly pushing for the construction of the Xaris power station at Walvis Bay.

[Namibian] Despite unresolved concerns over high costs, economic viability, the spectre of political influence and an ongoing court case, some government officials are quietly pushing for the construction of the Xaris power station at Walvis Bay.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Second Port Needed At Lüderitz

[New Era] Lüderitz -A few years ago Namport launched a geo-physical study to determine the nature of the seabed, which revealed that it is rocky at the current port of Lüderitz.

[New Era] Lüderitz -A few years ago Namport launched a geo-physical study to determine the nature of the seabed, which revealed that it is rocky at the current port of Lüderitz.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Conference On Solidarity With Cuba Ends

[ANGOP] Windhoek -The 5th Continental African Conference on Solidarity with Cuba ended on Wednesday its work, with an appeal for the return of the Guantanamo naval base to the Cuban sovereignty.

[ANGOP] Windhoek -The 5th Continental African Conference on Solidarity with Cuba ended on Wednesday its work, with an appeal for the return of the Guantanamo naval base to the Cuban sovereignty.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Papama Claims Bronze At Comrades Marathon

[New Era] Windhoek -Veteran Namibian long-distance runner Albert Papama, hoisted the Namibian flag at this year’s annual Comrades Marathon when the lean athlete claimed an astonishing bronze medal in the gruelling 87-kilometre road race, last weekend.

[New Era] Windhoek -Veteran Namibian long-distance runner Albert Papama, hoisted the Namibian flag at this year's annual Comrades Marathon when the lean athlete claimed an astonishing bronze medal in the gruelling 87-kilometre road race, last weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Police Intensify Control Over Firearms

[ANGOP] Lubango -The National Police (PN) are tightly controlling the firearms held by private security companies operating in the southwestern province of Huíla.

[ANGOP] Lubango -The National Police (PN) are tightly controlling the firearms held by private security companies operating in the southwestern province of Huíla.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

University to Standardise Its Dairy Products

[New Era] Windhoek -The University of Namibia (Unam) is working with the Namibian Standards Institution (NSI) in the development of standards for yoghurt and other dairy products from its Neudamm and Ogongo campuses.

[New Era] Windhoek -The University of Namibia (Unam) is working with the Namibian Standards Institution (NSI) in the development of standards for yoghurt and other dairy products from its Neudamm and Ogongo campuses.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Police Hold General Election Security Drill

[ANGOP] Luena -The Provincial Command of the National Police in Moxico Wednesday held in Luena a security drill of the general election of August 23, in preparation for their staff.

[ANGOP] Luena -The Provincial Command of the National Police in Moxico Wednesday held in Luena a security drill of the general election of August 23, in preparation for their staff.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola