Govt, Rating Agency At Loggerheads Over Downgrade

[New Era] Windhoek -Moody’s Rating Agency has downgraded Namibia’s credit rating, saying the country’s financial standing suggests it would be unable to raise enough funds to pay its debts in coming years.

[New Era] Windhoek -Moody's Rating Agency has downgraded Namibia's credit rating, saying the country's financial standing suggests it would be unable to raise enough funds to pay its debts in coming years.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Epoko School – From Laughing Stock to Centre of Excellence

[New Era] Epoko -Dilapidated and limited infrastructure is not unique to any rural school and Epoko Combined School in the Okalongo circuit of Omusati Region is no exception.

[New Era] Epoko -Dilapidated and limited infrastructure is not unique to any rural school and Epoko Combined School in the Okalongo circuit of Omusati Region is no exception.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Bett Sets Sights On Commonwealth Gold

[Capital FM] Nairobi -After bagging bronze at the London IAAF World Championships in the men’s 800m, Kipyegon Bett has now set his sights on 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -After bagging bronze at the London IAAF World Championships in the men's 800m, Kipyegon Bett has now set his sights on 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Geingob, Schlettwein Cry Foul Over Downgrade

[Namibian] President Hage Geingob said Moody’s Investor Services should not have based its latest rating on the forthcoming Swapo Party elective congress and the national elections scheduled for 2019.

[Namibian] President Hage Geingob said Moody's Investor Services should not have based its latest rating on the forthcoming Swapo Party elective congress and the national elections scheduled for 2019.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Fisheries Minister Esau Recalls Angling Levy Hike

[Namibian] Fisheries minister Bernhard Esau announced on Friday at Walvis Bay that he has reversed the astronomical recreational angling levy increase for the sake of sustainable economic development and constructive consultations with all stakeholders.

[Namibian] Fisheries minister Bernhard Esau announced on Friday at Walvis Bay that he has reversed the astronomical recreational angling levy increase for the sake of sustainable economic development and constructive consultations with all stakeholders.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Boko Haram – UN Resolves to Continue Operations in N/East Despite Army Invasion

[Leadership] Maiduguri -The United Nations yesterday said it has resolved to continue its humanitarian assistance to displaced persons and victims of insurgency in Borno and Nigeria’s Northest region despited Friday’s military invasion of its headquart…

[Leadership] Maiduguri -The United Nations yesterday said it has resolved to continue its humanitarian assistance to displaced persons and victims of insurgency in Borno and Nigeria's Northest region despited Friday's military invasion of its headquarters at Pompomari Bye-pass in Maiduguri, the Borno state capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria