Man Dies After Being Struck With Bottle

[New Era] Windhoek -The Namibian Police Force (Nampol) is investigating the death of a man after he was struck with a bottle on Friday in Windhoek’s informal settlement on Lobito Street, 7de Laan Location in Windhoek.

[New Era] Windhoek -The Namibian Police Force (Nampol) is investigating the death of a man after he was struck with a bottle on Friday in Windhoek's informal settlement on Lobito Street, 7de Laan Location in Windhoek.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Omusati Education Circuits Without Electricity

[New Era] Ongwediva -A N$900 million electricity debt the Omusati Education Directorate owes the Northern Electricity Distributors (Nored) has forced the distributor to cut-off power at six of the operating education circuit offices in the region.

[New Era] Ongwediva -A N$900 million electricity debt the Omusati Education Directorate owes the Northern Electricity Distributors (Nored) has forced the distributor to cut-off power at six of the operating education circuit offices in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

TCL Retrenchees Camp to Demand Pensions

[New Era] Windhoek -Fifty-six former Tsumeb Corporation Limited (TCL) workers are camped outside the Mineworkers Union of Namibia (MUN) office in Katutura, where they are demanding answers from the union regarding their lost pension amounting to N$116 …

[New Era] Windhoek -Fifty-six former Tsumeb Corporation Limited (TCL) workers are camped outside the Mineworkers Union of Namibia (MUN) office in Katutura, where they are demanding answers from the union regarding their lost pension amounting to N$116 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Cosatu Apologises to Joburg MMC Sun for Racist Slurs

[News24Wire] The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) has apologised unreservedly for the barrage of insults hurled at City of Johannesburg MMC for Public Safety Michael Sun, saying it doesn’t condone racism or racial discrimination.

[News24Wire] The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) has apologised unreservedly for the barrage of insults hurled at City of Johannesburg MMC for Public Safety Michael Sun, saying it doesn't condone racism or racial discrimination.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Chief Mamili Condemns Secessionists

[New Era] Chinchimane -Thousands of Mafwe and Namibians from all walks of life on Sunday gathered at Chinchimane, the royal headquarters of Chief George Simasiku Mamili VII, to celebrate the Lusata cultural festival. At the annual cultural festival, Ma…

[New Era] Chinchimane -Thousands of Mafwe and Namibians from all walks of life on Sunday gathered at Chinchimane, the royal headquarters of Chief George Simasiku Mamili VII, to celebrate the Lusata cultural festival. At the annual cultural festival, Mamili condemned some of his subjects who are agitating for secession. Apart from the Mafwe community and government officials as well as Cabinet ministers who attended the festival, other visitors came from as far as Zambia and Botswana.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Study Reveals Vast Economic Potential Within Otjozondjupa

[New Era] Windhoek -Sixty percent (more than 6.3 million hectares) of the bush-encroached area in Otjozondjupa region could be targeted for bush control, resulting in an overall reduction of 38.5 percent in bush density across the region and reducing t…

[New Era] Windhoek -Sixty percent (more than 6.3 million hectares) of the bush-encroached area in Otjozondjupa region could be targeted for bush control, resulting in an overall reduction of 38.5 percent in bush density across the region and reducing the density of dominant encroacher species by 90 percent without touching non-encroacher species.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Transglobe Case Against Malawi Parliament Withdrawn

[Nyasa Times] Attorney General Charles Mhango has confirmed Transglobe Produce Export Limited has withdrawn a case against Parliament’s Committee on Agriculture and Irrigation for its recommendation to exclude the produce dealers from the list of this …

[Nyasa Times] Attorney General Charles Mhango has confirmed Transglobe Produce Export Limited has withdrawn a case against Parliament's Committee on Agriculture and Irrigation for its recommendation to exclude the produce dealers from the list of this year's Farm Input Subsidy Programme (Fisp) suppliers.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Malawi Approves Islamic Banking, Sharia-Compliant Services

[Nyasa Times] Malawi government has approved to embrace the Islamic banking system which doesn’t demand any interest from the borrowers as is the case with non-Islamic banking systems.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi government has approved to embrace the Islamic banking system which doesn't demand any interest from the borrowers as is the case with non-Islamic banking systems.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi