‘Nobody Wants the Airport Buses’

[Namibian] NOBODY seems keen to take responsibility for the two apron buses bought by the Namibia Airports Company for N$5,7 million in 2013 for use at the Hosea Kutako International Airport.

[Namibian] NOBODY seems keen to take responsibility for the two apron buses bought by the Namibia Airports Company for N$5,7 million in 2013 for use at the Hosea Kutako International Airport.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Patient Shocked By Unhygienic State of Hospital

[Namibian] A man who was admitted at the Walvis Bay State Hospital TB ward recently to have an abscess removed said he was shocked at the unhygienic state of the facility and the personnel’s attitude.

[Namibian] A man who was admitted at the Walvis Bay State Hospital TB ward recently to have an abscess removed said he was shocked at the unhygienic state of the facility and the personnel's attitude.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Activist Nyanzi ‘in Need of Medical Care’ After Release

[Deutsche Welle] Ugandan academic Stella Nyanzi who had called President Yoweri Museveni “a pair of buttocks” has been released on bail after over a month in jail. Her lawyer fears she might be arrested again soon on other charges.

[Deutsche Welle] Ugandan academic Stella Nyanzi who had called President Yoweri Museveni "a pair of buttocks" has been released on bail after over a month in jail. Her lawyer fears she might be arrested again soon on other charges.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Legacy of Genocide Lingers On for Nama in Namibia

[Deutsche Welle] During the genocide in colonial-era Namibia over 100 years ago, the Herero and Nama tribes lost land and cattle. Even today, many descendants are still without land and are demanding compensation. Christian Selz reports.

[Deutsche Welle] During the genocide in colonial-era Namibia over 100 years ago, the Herero and Nama tribes lost land and cattle. Even today, many descendants are still without land and are demanding compensation. Christian Selz reports.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Tribunal to Preside Over Council Land Scandal

[The Herald] Innocent Ruwende -Government is set to appoint a tribunal to preside over a hearing into allegations against 25 Chitungwiza councillors, including the mayor Mr Phillip Mutoti, who allegedly allocated themselves tracts of land worth over $7…

[The Herald] Innocent Ruwende -Government is set to appoint a tribunal to preside over a hearing into allegations against 25 Chitungwiza councillors, including the mayor Mr Phillip Mutoti, who allegedly allocated themselves tracts of land worth over $7 million. Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Minister Saviour Kasukuwere has since suspended the councillors and appointed a three-member commission led by retired civil servant Mr Madzudzo Pawadyira.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Shack Dwellers At Otjiwarongo to Build 60 Houses

[Namibian] Members of the Shack Dwellers Federation of Namibia (SDFN) at Otjiwarongo are clearing a piece of land where they intend to build more than 60 brick houses this year.

[Namibian] Members of the Shack Dwellers Federation of Namibia (SDFN) at Otjiwarongo are clearing a piece of land where they intend to build more than 60 brick houses this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

State Officials Nghaamwa, Hungamo Charged

[Namibian] NATIONAL Planning Commission permanent secretary Leevi Hungamo and chief legal adviser in the attorney general’s office Chris Nghaamwa have been charged over their roles in the controversial N$5,5 billion oil storage facility.

[Namibian] NATIONAL Planning Commission permanent secretary Leevi Hungamo and chief legal adviser in the attorney general's office Chris Nghaamwa have been charged over their roles in the controversial N$5,5 billion oil storage facility.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Finally, Police Detain DPO for Killing Fashion Designer

[This Day] The Lagos State Police Command Wednesday detained the Divisional Officer (DPO) of Ijeshatedo, Mohammed Yakubu, for allegedly killing a fashion designer, Jamiu Ayoade.

[This Day] The Lagos State Police Command Wednesday detained the Divisional Officer (DPO) of Ijeshatedo, Mohammed Yakubu, for allegedly killing a fashion designer, Jamiu Ayoade.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria