Presidential Directive Grounds Beijing Trip

[New Era] Windhoek -A bloated and seemingly inadequately motivated all-expenses paid capacity-building trip – that would have seen 25 government officials travel to China for two weeks – was not approved by the Secretary to Cabinet Dr George Simataa, t…

[New Era] Windhoek -A bloated and seemingly inadequately motivated all-expenses paid capacity-building trip - that would have seen 25 government officials travel to China for two weeks - was not approved by the Secretary to Cabinet Dr George Simataa, to comply with a presidential directive to rein in unnecessary spending on all foreign trips.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

President of the Republic Inaugurates Exports Highway’ Second Sector

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir on Wednesday ainaugurated the 100km-long Rehaid Al-Nuba-Jabrat-Al-Sheikh Road , the second sector of the National Exports Bara-Jabrat-Al-Sheik-Omdurman Highway.

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir on Wednesday ainaugurated the 100km-long Rehaid Al-Nuba-Jabrat-Al-Sheikh Road , the second sector of the National Exports Bara-Jabrat-Al-Sheik-Omdurman Highway.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

ICC World Cup Qualifiers Round Up

[263Chat] Zimbabwe handed Afghanistan their second successive defeat in the tournament when the African side successfully defended 196 runs to win by two runs in a nail-biting finish at the Queens Sports Club. It was Zimbabwe’s second straight victory …

[263Chat] Zimbabwe handed Afghanistan their second successive defeat in the tournament when the African side successfully defended 196 runs to win by two runs in a nail-biting finish at the Queens Sports Club. It was Zimbabwe's second straight victory and while it has enhanced their chances of reaching the Super Six stage, the defeat has left Afghanistan in serious trouble as they have to win their remaining two matches regains Nepal and Hong Kong to keep their hopes of qualifying for the World Cup alive.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Right of Reply – South Africa’s Commitment to Human Rights Remains Intact

[Daily Maverick] At no stage did South Africa oppose the holding of the Urgent Debate on the human rights situation in Eastern Ghouta in the Syrian Arab Republic. The South African delegation operated under severe time constraints and in doing so remai…

[Daily Maverick] At no stage did South Africa oppose the holding of the Urgent Debate on the human rights situation in Eastern Ghouta in the Syrian Arab Republic. The South African delegation operated under severe time constraints and in doing so remained firmly within the parameters of government's foreign policy approach. By CLAYSON MONYELA.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police Reverse Ban of Residents’ Protest

[263Chat] Police in Chivhu in Mashonaland East province on Tuesday 06 March 2018 made a volte-face and sanctioned a demonstration organised by a residents association, which the law enforcement agents had banned on flimsy grounds.

[263Chat] Police in Chivhu in Mashonaland East province on Tuesday 06 March 2018 made a volte-face and sanctioned a demonstration organised by a residents association, which the law enforcement agents had banned on flimsy grounds.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

D-Day for Alleged Serial Rapist

[New Era] Windhoek -Judgement on the charges an alleged serial rapist faces in the Windhoek High Court before Judge Alfred Siboleka will be delivered on March 28, it was revealed by the judge today.

[New Era] Windhoek -Judgement on the charges an alleged serial rapist faces in the Windhoek High Court before Judge Alfred Siboleka will be delivered on March 28, it was revealed by the judge today.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Youth Unaware of National Budget

[New Era] Windhoek -A quick random survey yesterday, on the eve of the tabling of the 2018-2019 national budget by Finance Minister, Calle Schlettwein, has revealed that some youth are not aware of the tabling.

[New Era] Windhoek -A quick random survey yesterday, on the eve of the tabling of the 2018-2019 national budget by Finance Minister, Calle Schlettwein, has revealed that some youth are not aware of the tabling.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia