Govt Asks Uukwambi Authority to Stop Sand Mining

[New Era] Uukwangula -The Ministry of Environment and Tourism (MET) has asked traditional leaders of the Uukwambi Traditional Authority, stop all illegal sand mining activities taking place within their tribal jurisdiction. The authority was to ensure …

[New Era] Uukwangula -The Ministry of Environment and Tourism (MET) has asked traditional leaders of the Uukwambi Traditional Authority, stop all illegal sand mining activities taking place within their tribal jurisdiction. The authority was to ensure that all sand miners in the area cease the mining operations and apply for environmental clearance certificates, from the MET to mine sand.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Workshop On Non-Communicable Diseases

[Shabait] Asmara -The Ministry of Health organized a workshop on non-communicable diseases from 12 to 13 June with the objective to increase the understanding of the stakeholders on the status of the diseases and conduct integrated effort in controllin…

[Shabait] Asmara -The Ministry of Health organized a workshop on non-communicable diseases from 12 to 13 June with the objective to increase the understanding of the stakeholders on the status of the diseases and conduct integrated effort in controlling them.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Why Botswana Should Host 2022 Youth Olympic Games

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana will contest with Nigeria, Senegal and Tunisia to host the Youth Olympic Games in 2022. A delegation from the International Olympic Committee(IOC) has already sent a team to Botswana to evaluate the prospects of…

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana will contest with Nigeria, Senegal and Tunisia to host the Youth Olympic Games in 2022. A delegation from the International Olympic Committee(IOC) has already sent a team to Botswana to evaluate the prospects of the country hosting the Games. Reporter Anastacia Sibanda argues why Botswana should host the Games.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Bemba’s Release a ‘Huge Blow for The Many Victims’

[This is Africa] Jean-Pierre Bemba Gombo, the Congolese ex-vice president, has been given an “interim release” by the International Criminal Court after serving more than 80% of the maximum possible sentence. Bemba will be handed over to neighbouring B…

[This is Africa] Jean-Pierre Bemba Gombo, the Congolese ex-vice president, has been given an "interim release" by the International Criminal Court after serving more than 80% of the maximum possible sentence. Bemba will be handed over to neighbouring Belgium, where his wife and five children live.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Morocco’s 2026 World Cup Bid Loss – a Lesson in Pan-Africanism

[This is Africa] Morocco’s fifth World Cup bid crashed spectacularly after it lost to the North American trio of US, Mexico and Canada. 11 African countries voted against Morocco. Namibia was unequivocal, clearly stating it voted against Morocco becaus…

[This is Africa] Morocco's fifth World Cup bid crashed spectacularly after it lost to the North American trio of US, Mexico and Canada. 11 African countries voted against Morocco. Namibia was unequivocal, clearly stating it voted against Morocco because of its occupation of the Sahrawi Republic. Morocco might have rejoined the African Union, but many Africans still don't think its loyalty lies in Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco