Workers Union Blames Expats for SME Bank Debacle

[New Era] Windhoek -The country’s biggest trade union federation, the National Union of Namibian Workers (NUNW), last week said the blame for the ongoing crisis at SME Bank, which faces possible closure, should be placed squarely on foreign expatriates…

[New Era] Windhoek -The country's biggest trade union federation, the National Union of Namibian Workers (NUNW), last week said the blame for the ongoing crisis at SME Bank, which faces possible closure, should be placed squarely on foreign expatriates at the institution.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

VP Inspires Students

[Malawi News Agency] Dedza -Vice President Dr. Saulos Chilima on Saturday attended a graduation ceremony for form four students at Mtendere secondary school in Dedza where he encouraged the outgoing students to be courageous and calculative when making…

[Malawi News Agency] Dedza -Vice President Dr. Saulos Chilima on Saturday attended a graduation ceremony for form four students at Mtendere secondary school in Dedza where he encouraged the outgoing students to be courageous and calculative when making decisions.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Inflation Drops in April

[ANGOP] Luanda -The monthly inflation rate in April, measured by the Consumer Price Index of the province of Luanda, was 2 percent, against 2.24 percent in March, ANGOP learnt on Friday.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The monthly inflation rate in April, measured by the Consumer Price Index of the province of Luanda, was 2 percent, against 2.24 percent in March, ANGOP learnt on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

‘Infrastructure Shortage Halts One-Stop Border Post’

[The Herald] Inadequate infrastructure at Beitbridge Border Post is hindering the speedy implementation of the one-stop border post between Zimbabwe and South Africa, it has emerged.

[The Herald] Inadequate infrastructure at Beitbridge Border Post is hindering the speedy implementation of the one-stop border post between Zimbabwe and South Africa, it has emerged.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Defence Force Holds Inter Unit Festival

[Malawi News Agency] Malawi Defence Force (MDF) will host Inter Unit Sports Festival from Monday, June 5 to Thursday June 8, 2017 at Malawi Armed Forces College (MAFCO) in Salima.

[Malawi News Agency] Malawi Defence Force (MDF) will host Inter Unit Sports Festival from Monday, June 5 to Thursday June 8, 2017 at Malawi Armed Forces College (MAFCO) in Salima.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Making Sense of Recent Protests in Morocco

[Al Jazeera] The recent protests in the Rif region in Morocco were actually ignited back in October 2016, after the gruesome death of a fishmonger named Mouhcine Fikri. The event very much resembled the death of fruit seller Mohamed Bouazizi in Tunisia…

[Al Jazeera] The recent protests in the Rif region in Morocco were actually ignited back in October 2016, after the gruesome death of a fishmonger named Mouhcine Fikri. The event very much resembled the death of fruit seller Mohamed Bouazizi in Tunisia, which triggered the Tunisian uprisings leading to the Arab Spring in 2011.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Parents/Traditional Leader Wrangles Stifle Education Standards

[Malawi News Agency] Thyolo -Lack of proper coordination between parents and traditional leaders is said to have contributed to the dwindling education standards at Goliati Community Day Secondary School (CDSS) in Thyolo.

[Malawi News Agency] Thyolo -Lack of proper coordination between parents and traditional leaders is said to have contributed to the dwindling education standards at Goliati Community Day Secondary School (CDSS) in Thyolo.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Libolo Coach Regrets Defeat Against Zesco United FC

[ANGOP] Ndola -Recreativo do Libolo coach Vaz Pinto lamented Sunday his team’s 0-1 loss to Zambian Zesco United FC, for the group C’s third round of the Cup of the Confederation of African Football.

[ANGOP] Ndola -Recreativo do Libolo coach Vaz Pinto lamented Sunday his team's 0-1 loss to Zambian Zesco United FC, for the group C's third round of the Cup of the Confederation of African Football.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Armed Robbers Pounce On Dema Hospital

[The Herald] A gang of four robbers armed with pistols and iron bars pounced on Kunaka Hospital in Dema near Harare on Friday last week where they assaulted staff, including nurses, before disappearing with a Toyota Landcruiser belonging to the Ministr…

[The Herald] A gang of four robbers armed with pistols and iron bars pounced on Kunaka Hospital in Dema near Harare on Friday last week where they assaulted staff, including nurses, before disappearing with a Toyota Landcruiser belonging to the Ministry of Health and Child Care.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Pirimiti Hospital Reducing Maternal Deaths

[Malawi News Agency] Zomba -The Zomba district health office (DHO) says the endorsement of Pirimiti Health Centre as a referral hospital for maternal cases has managed to reduce maternal deaths in the district.

[Malawi News Agency] Zomba -The Zomba district health office (DHO) says the endorsement of Pirimiti Health Centre as a referral hospital for maternal cases has managed to reduce maternal deaths in the district.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi