Defence Wants ‘Suicide’ Verdict in Farm Death

[New Era] Windhoek -The defence counsel of an Aranos farmer, accused of killing his 55-year-old wife with a single gunshot to the head, wants the court to rule a verdict of suicide when the court pronounces itself on the matter on November 24.

[New Era] Windhoek -The defence counsel of an Aranos farmer, accused of killing his 55-year-old wife with a single gunshot to the head, wants the court to rule a verdict of suicide when the court pronounces itself on the matter on November 24.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

I Won’t Go – Kasuto

[Namibian] Ismael Kasuto, who was removed as National Union of Namibian Workers president over the weekend, yesterday said he will remain until he received a legitimate order to leave office.

[Namibian] Ismael Kasuto, who was removed as National Union of Namibian Workers president over the weekend, yesterday said he will remain until he received a legitimate order to leave office.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Small Miners in Dispute Over Claim At Erongo Mountain

[Namibian] A 70-year-old woman from Usakos, who has a mining claim in the Erongo mountains, has opened a case of trespassing, theft and sabotage against a group of men who also mine in the area, alleging they are plundering her site.

[Namibian] A 70-year-old woman from Usakos, who has a mining claim in the Erongo mountains, has opened a case of trespassing, theft and sabotage against a group of men who also mine in the area, alleging they are plundering her site.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Nedbank Launches Premium Products

[Lesotho Times] Nedbank Lesotho has unveiled the Private Banking Bundle and Middle Market Bundle products to better respond to the personalised needs of its private and middle class clients.

[Lesotho Times] Nedbank Lesotho has unveiled the Private Banking Bundle and Middle Market Bundle products to better respond to the personalised needs of its private and middle class clients.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Fire Destroys Swakop Pharmacy, Doctors’ Practice

[Namibian] One of the worst fires in recent history at Swakopmund destroyed doctors’ practice and a pharmacy as well as threatened to burn down a furniture store, an art gallery, an optometrist and a music shop on the main road.

[Namibian] One of the worst fires in recent history at Swakopmund destroyed doctors' practice and a pharmacy as well as threatened to burn down a furniture store, an art gallery, an optometrist and a music shop on the main road.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Axe Looms Over National Security Service Agents

[Lesotho Times] The government has stepped up its restructuring of the security sector with 54 National Security Service (NSS) agents who were allegedly hired without following the due processes set to be slapped today with “show cause” letters for why…

[Lesotho Times] The government has stepped up its restructuring of the security sector with 54 National Security Service (NSS) agents who were allegedly hired without following the due processes set to be slapped today with "show cause" letters for why they should not be dismissed.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

School Programme Gets Food Support

[Namibian] The office of Otjozondjupa regional governor Otto Ipinge on Saturday handed over a variety of food items to support the Tsumkwe Senior Secondary School holiday classes which started on 19 August.

[Namibian] The office of Otjozondjupa regional governor Otto Ipinge on Saturday handed over a variety of food items to support the Tsumkwe Senior Secondary School holiday classes which started on 19 August.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

SADC Lays Terms for Lesotho

[Lesotho Times] LESOTHO will need to present a roadmap on the implementation of multi-sectoral reforms with “concrete, clear milestones and deliverables” to a Southern African Development Community (SADC) Double Troika Summit scheduled for tomorrow.

[Lesotho Times] LESOTHO will need to present a roadmap on the implementation of multi-sectoral reforms with "concrete, clear milestones and deliverables" to a Southern African Development Community (SADC) Double Troika Summit scheduled for tomorrow.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Paul Kagame’s Inauguration Speech – Lessons for African Leaders

[This is Africa] Rwanda’s Paul Kagame in his inauguration speech made strong statements about African unity and agency. “The governance and prosperity of Africa cannot be outsourced, ” Kagame noted. We consider his inauguration speech a strong message …

[This is Africa] Rwanda's Paul Kagame in his inauguration speech made strong statements about African unity and agency. "The governance and prosperity of Africa cannot be outsourced, " Kagame noted. We consider his inauguration speech a strong message to African leaders to deliver and honour their election promises.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda