Outrage At Plans to Export Baby Elephants From Namibia

[Namibian] Permission to capture and export five young elephants to Dubai, given to a game farm owned by a Swedish national by the Namibian government has raised a storm among conservation organisations worldwide.

[Namibian] Permission to capture and export five young elephants to Dubai, given to a game farm owned by a Swedish national by the Namibian government has raised a storm among conservation organisations worldwide.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Police Heavy-Handedness On Children ‘Will Cause Insurrection’

[Nyasa Times] Angry protests by schoolchildren over the nationwide strike by their teachers have been marked by rioting but could degenerate to worse things to come if Malawi police continue using excessive force on minors , political grouping Transfor…

[Nyasa Times] Angry protests by schoolchildren over the nationwide strike by their teachers have been marked by rioting but could degenerate to worse things to come if Malawi police continue using excessive force on minors , political grouping Transformation Alliance (TA) has warned.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Lafa Wants GOL Revisit Executive Order No.84

[Observer] The Liberia Artisanal Fishermen Association (LAFA) has called on the Government to revisit the implementation of Executive Order No. 84, which it says may pose a serious economic hardship on their livelihood.

[Observer] The Liberia Artisanal Fishermen Association (LAFA) has called on the Government to revisit the implementation of Executive Order No. 84, which it says may pose a serious economic hardship on their livelihood.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Senate, House Approve 15-Year Tax Cut for Musons Group

[Observer] A special 15-year tax holiday, known as the Investment Incentive Contract, in favor of a group of Liberian professionals and investors – the Musons Group, Inc. (MGI) – to build a hotel in Marshall City, Margibi County, has been ratified by t…

[Observer] A special 15-year tax holiday, known as the Investment Incentive Contract, in favor of a group of Liberian professionals and investors - the Musons Group, Inc. (MGI) - to build a hotel in Marshall City, Margibi County, has been ratified by the Senate and the House of Representatives.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Korkoya Nears Dual Citizenship Prosecution

[Observer] Embattled National Elections Commission (NEC) chairman Jerome Korkoya is on the verge of going to trial for allegedly using dubious means to secure his appointment and subsequent confirmation by the Senate while reportedly holding American c…

[Observer] Embattled National Elections Commission (NEC) chairman Jerome Korkoya is on the verge of going to trial for allegedly using dubious means to secure his appointment and subsequent confirmation by the Senate while reportedly holding American citizenship.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia