Depleted Lake Lyambezi Leaves Fishermen Despondent

[New Era] Katima Mulilo -The dwindling of fish stocks in Lake Lyambezi and the inward rivers in the entire Zambezi Region has left fishermen despondent – particularly at the region’s lake that was once considered the region’s main source of fish.

[New Era] Katima Mulilo -The dwindling of fish stocks in Lake Lyambezi and the inward rivers in the entire Zambezi Region has left fishermen despondent - particularly at the region's lake that was once considered the region's main source of fish.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Fisheries Ministry Clarifies Angling Levy

[Namibian] The permanent secretary of the fisheries ministry, Moses Maurihungirire, yesterday said the public was consulted nine years ago about the increase of recreational fishing levies.

[Namibian] The permanent secretary of the fisheries ministry, Moses Maurihungirire, yesterday said the public was consulted nine years ago about the increase of recreational fishing levies.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Business Forum Launched in Zambezi

[Namibian] Zambezi regional governor Lawrence Sampofu has urged the local business community to join and support the Zambezi Business People’s Forum which was created to promote the small business sector in the region.

[Namibian] Zambezi regional governor Lawrence Sampofu has urged the local business community to join and support the Zambezi Business People's Forum which was created to promote the small business sector in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Police Chief Ndeitunga Haunted By Chinese Links

[Namibian] Police Inspector General Sebastian Ndeitunga says he will recuse himself from the ongoing N$3,5 billion money laundering and tax fraud investigation if it is proved that his former Chinese associates are implicated.

[Namibian] Police Inspector General Sebastian Ndeitunga says he will recuse himself from the ongoing N$3,5 billion money laundering and tax fraud investigation if it is proved that his former Chinese associates are implicated.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Govt Spends Gh₵157m On ‘Planting for Food & Jobs’ Campaign – Dr. Owusu Afriyie Akoto

[Ghana Govt.] The Minister for Food and Agriculture, Dr. Owusu Afriyie Akoto, has revealed that government has so far spent an amount of GH₵157,023,174.00 on its ‘Planting for Food and Jobs’ campaign.

[Ghana Govt.] The Minister for Food and Agriculture, Dr. Owusu Afriyie Akoto, has revealed that government has so far spent an amount of GH₵157,023,174.00 on its 'Planting for Food and Jobs' campaign.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Child Labour Is Harmful to the Physical, Moral and Mental Development of Children–the World Must Fight It

[Ghana Govt.] I lived 5 years of my life working tirelessly for one very wealthy man who could have treated me better than he did or, perhaps, ensure that I was educated also. I was denied formal education. I had no time to enjoy life as any normal chi…

[Ghana Govt.] I lived 5 years of my life working tirelessly for one very wealthy man who could have treated me better than he did or, perhaps, ensure that I was educated also. I was denied formal education. I had no time to enjoy life as any normal child. At age 8, I was solely responsible for the upkeep of the house of this man.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Oranjemund Town Opens to Public

[New Era] Windhoek -It is official that the town of Oranjemund is now run by a public town council and is open to the general public to visit. As of October 14, the public will be able to visit the town of Oranjemund without acquiring first access perm…

[New Era] Windhoek -It is official that the town of Oranjemund is now run by a public town council and is open to the general public to visit. As of October 14, the public will be able to visit the town of Oranjemund without acquiring first access permit to enter, the town council said in a statement issued yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia