Navy Sees Change of Command

[Namibian] Adam Hartman -For the first time in Namibia, a change of command in the navy has taken place, with admiral Peter Vilho handing over the reins to admiral Sinsy Nghipandua.

[Namibian] Adam Hartman -For the first time in Namibia, a change of command in the navy has taken place, with admiral Peter Vilho handing over the reins to admiral Sinsy Nghipandua.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Cigarette Manufacturer Seeks Approval for U.S.$15 Million Loan

[Times of Zambia] The British American Tobbaco Zambia (BATZ) is seeking approval from its shareholder before acquiring a $15 million loan from BATIF Dollar Limited for the construction of a tobacco manufacturing plant in Zambia.

[Times of Zambia] The British American Tobbaco Zambia (BATZ) is seeking approval from its shareholder before acquiring a $15 million loan from BATIF Dollar Limited for the construction of a tobacco manufacturing plant in Zambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Tears as PS El Maawy Laid to Rest, Celebrated As Selfless

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A sombre mood engulfed the residence of Public Works Principal Secretary the late Mariam El Maawy, where senior government officials joined her relative to commemorate her life ahead of burial at Lang’ata Muslim cemetery.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A sombre mood engulfed the residence of Public Works Principal Secretary the late Mariam El Maawy, where senior government officials joined her relative to commemorate her life ahead of burial at Lang'ata Muslim cemetery.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Bogus Lawyer Faces Fraud Charges

[The Herald] A former High Court orderly appeared in court last week on allegations of defrauding an unsuspecting man of $1 140 after misrepresenting to him that he was a lawyer.

[The Herald] A former High Court orderly appeared in court last week on allegations of defrauding an unsuspecting man of $1 140 after misrepresenting to him that he was a lawyer.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Namport Broadens Trade Routes

[New Era] Walvis Bay -Namibia’s port authority, Namport, has broadened its trade routes by attracting new shipping lines.Namport on Saturday morning welcomed the 260-metre container vessel, Cosco Kawasaki, at the port. The vessel can carry 4,253 twenty…

[New Era] Walvis Bay -Namibia's port authority, Namport, has broadened its trade routes by attracting new shipping lines.Namport on Saturday morning welcomed the 260-metre container vessel, Cosco Kawasaki, at the port. The vessel can carry 4,253 twenty-feet containers and sails under the flag of Panama. It was built in 2010 by Samsung. The huge container vessel is expected to make regular calls at Walvis Bay following a joint shipping service agreement between Pacific International Lines from Singapore, which operates in the sh

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Ombudsman Demands Access to Info Law

[Namibian] Government’s refusal to publicly release the land resettlment list was criticised by Ombudsman John Walters on Thursday at the official commemoration of International Day for Universal Access to Information in Windhoek.

[Namibian] Government's refusal to publicly release the land resettlment list was criticised by Ombudsman John Walters on Thursday at the official commemoration of International Day for Universal Access to Information in Windhoek.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Association of Manufacturers Hails Broadening of Surtax Items

[Times of Zambia] The Zambia Association of Manufacturers (ZAM) has welcomed the proposed extension on the number of items on which surtax applies as this will encourage production and promote the local industry.

[Times of Zambia] The Zambia Association of Manufacturers (ZAM) has welcomed the proposed extension on the number of items on which surtax applies as this will encourage production and promote the local industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Diamonds Audit Stalls – Minister

[The Herald] Government audit into the disappearance of diamonds worth billions of dollars in Marange has been stalled by court challenges and inaccessibility to relevant information from firms that used to extract gems in Chiadzwa, a Cabinet Minister …

[The Herald] Government audit into the disappearance of diamonds worth billions of dollars in Marange has been stalled by court challenges and inaccessibility to relevant information from firms that used to extract gems in Chiadzwa, a Cabinet Minister has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe