Congolese Man Arrested for Human Trafficking

[Namibian] A 19-YEAR-OLD Congolese citizen from the Osire Refugee Camp was arrested in the Zambezi region on Tuesday after he allegedly tried to smuggle nine Congolese refugees into Namibia.

[Namibian] A 19-YEAR-OLD Congolese citizen from the Osire Refugee Camp was arrested in the Zambezi region on Tuesday after he allegedly tried to smuggle nine Congolese refugees into Namibia.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Boyfriend Guilty of Neudamm Murder

[Namibian] THE boyfriend of a young woman who was stabbed to death in her parents’ house at the Neudamm Experimental Farm east of Windhoek eight years ago has now been convicted of murder.

[Namibian] THE boyfriend of a young woman who was stabbed to death in her parents' house at the Neudamm Experimental Farm east of Windhoek eight years ago has now been convicted of murder.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Millions Lost Through Illegal Fishing

[Namibian] TENS of thousands of tonnes of fish, apparently mostly horse mackerel, are being stolen out of Namibian waters by licensed foreign-flagged vessels operating in Angolan waters.

[Namibian] TENS of thousands of tonnes of fish, apparently mostly horse mackerel, are being stolen out of Namibian waters by licensed foreign-flagged vessels operating in Angolan waters.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Groot Aub Families Left Homeless

[Namibian] EIGHT families at Groot Aub have been left stranded after they were evicted from their homes yesterday by the owner of the plot they have been staying on.

[Namibian] EIGHT families at Groot Aub have been left stranded after they were evicted from their homes yesterday by the owner of the plot they have been staying on.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Leadership a Relay, Says Lumumba

[Namibian] RENOWNED Kenyan lawyer and academic Patrick Lumumba says the fundamental problem hampering development on the African continent was leadership and the mismanagement of resources.

[Namibian] RENOWNED Kenyan lawyer and academic Patrick Lumumba says the fundamental problem hampering development on the African continent was leadership and the mismanagement of resources.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

HFC Bank Seeks Shareholders Vote On Rebranding

[Business Day] HFC bank is set to hold an Extraordinary General Meeting to seek the vote of its shareholders to rebrand, raise some funds on the Ghana Stock Exchange and elect directors of the company.

[Business Day] HFC bank is set to hold an Extraordinary General Meeting to seek the vote of its shareholders to rebrand, raise some funds on the Ghana Stock Exchange and elect directors of the company.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Govt to Reduce Corporate Income Tax to 20 Percent in 2018 – Fin. Minister

[Business Day] Government is working to reduce corporate income tax by five per cent next year, Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta has announced. This means businesses would pay 20 per cent of their profits as corporate income tax as against the current 2…

[Business Day] Government is working to reduce corporate income tax by five per cent next year, Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta has announced. This means businesses would pay 20 per cent of their profits as corporate income tax as against the current 25 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Japan, UNDP Strengthen Election Security Support With U$1.14m Grant

[Observer] (2nd from left, onward): NEC Commissioner Sarah Jegede; UNDP Deputy Country Director for Operations, Rokya Ye Dieng; Japan Ambassador to Liberia, Kaoru Yoshimura; Inspector General of Police, Gregory Coleman; and NEC Executive Director, Lami…

[Observer] (2nd from left, onward): NEC Commissioner Sarah Jegede; UNDP Deputy Country Director for Operations, Rokya Ye Dieng; Japan Ambassador to Liberia, Kaoru Yoshimura; Inspector General of Police, Gregory Coleman; and NEC Executive Director, Lamin Lighe

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberia to Host Regional Celebration of the 500th Protestant Reformation Centenary

[Observer] “I am bound by the scriptures I have quoted, and my conscience is captive to the word of God. I cannot and I will not retract anything, since it is neither safe nor right to go against conscience. I cannot do otherwise, here I stand, may God…

[Observer] "I am bound by the scriptures I have quoted, and my conscience is captive to the word of God. I cannot and I will not retract anything, since it is neither safe nor right to go against conscience. I cannot do otherwise, here I stand, may God help me, Amen," were the words of the famous German reformist and theologian, Martin Luther at the Diet of Worms in 1521.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Open Letter to President Sirleaf

[Observer] Please accept my profound congratulations for your superb and impervious leadership that you magnificently employed to surmount “Superior presidency” in Liberia, thus permitting the peace and unity all Liberians unequivocally enjoy in the co…

[Observer] Please accept my profound congratulations for your superb and impervious leadership that you magnificently employed to surmount "Superior presidency" in Liberia, thus permitting the peace and unity all Liberians unequivocally enjoy in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia