Namibia Must Tackle Food Security Challenges

[New Era] Windhoek -The main challenges for Namibia to be globally competitive are poverty, malnutrition and major inequalities, with unemployment estimated at 34 percent of the workforce. The country produces about only 40 percent of what it consumes …

[New Era] Windhoek -The main challenges for Namibia to be globally competitive are poverty, malnutrition and major inequalities, with unemployment estimated at 34 percent of the workforce. The country produces about only 40 percent of what it consumes and is therefore highly dependent on imports.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Swimming – Long Course Gala Event a Massive Success

[New Era] Windhoek -A total of 112 swimmers competed in 875 events during the first Bank Windhoek Long Course Gala of the season at the Katutura Municipal Swimming Pool over the weekend.

[New Era] Windhoek -A total of 112 swimmers competed in 875 events during the first Bank Windhoek Long Course Gala of the season at the Katutura Municipal Swimming Pool over the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Cape Town Airport, Stellenbosch Nightclub Shootings Linked?

[News24Wire] Revenge attacks and an intricate gang battle over turf apparently led up to the shooting of suspected gangster boss Jerome “Donkie” Booysen at the Cape Town International Airport on Wednesday, as well as the double murder at a Stellenbosch…

[News24Wire] Revenge attacks and an intricate gang battle over turf apparently led up to the shooting of suspected gangster boss Jerome "Donkie" Booysen at the Cape Town International Airport on Wednesday, as well as the double murder at a Stellenbosch nightclub last week.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Lüderitz Residents Picket for Land Rights

[New Era] Lüderitz -More than 100 residents under the banner of local land rights campaign group, Buchters United Against Corrupt Land Deals, took to the streets of Lüderitz last week to demand affordable residential land on terms as favourable as the town council had offered to private developers.

[New Era] Lüderitz -More than 100 residents under the banner of local land rights campaign group, Buchters United Against Corrupt Land Deals, took to the streets of Lüderitz last week to demand affordable residential land on terms as favourable as the town council had offered to private developers.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Nored Offers Refunds to Customers

[New Era] Omuthiya -The Northern Regional Electricity Distributor (Nored) has vowed to refund clients who have put up large sums of money as deposit for transformers.

[New Era] Omuthiya -The Northern Regional Electricity Distributor (Nored) has vowed to refund clients who have put up large sums of money as deposit for transformers.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

We Must Win 2019 Presidential Election – Jonathan

[Vanguard] Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan Tuesday said that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) must win the 2019 presidential election if they make the right choice of candidates for the party’s national working committee (NWC) at the December conventi…

[Vanguard] Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan Tuesday said that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) must win the 2019 presidential election if they make the right choice of candidates for the party's national working committee (NWC) at the December convention newsmen report.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

President Sacks Ambassador to South Africa

[ANGOP] Luanda -Angolan Head of State João Lourenço Tuesday sacked the extraordinary and plenipotentiary ambassador of Angola to South Africa, Josefina Perpétua Pitra Diakité.

[ANGOP] Luanda -Angolan Head of State João Lourenço Tuesday sacked the extraordinary and plenipotentiary ambassador of Angola to South Africa, Josefina Perpétua Pitra Diakité.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Mothers Thrilled By Mother’s Day Gospel Concert in Blantyre

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Mothers in Blantyre got a rare Gospel Mothers’ Day treat at Robin’s Park on Monday applauding organizers of the show who brought together big names in the gospel music arena including the country’s top comedians.

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Mothers in Blantyre got a rare Gospel Mothers' Day treat at Robin's Park on Monday applauding organizers of the show who brought together big names in the gospel music arena including the country's top comedians.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

An Election Is No Panacea for Kenya’s Stability

[ISS] Kenyans are expected to go to the polls on 26 October in a repeat presidential election fraught with uncertainty after main opposition candidate Raila Odinga pulled out of the race last week. The National Super Alliance (Nasa) presidential candid…

[ISS] Kenyans are expected to go to the polls on 26 October in a repeat presidential election fraught with uncertainty after main opposition candidate Raila Odinga pulled out of the race last week. The National Super Alliance (Nasa) presidential candidate appeared to put his political legacy on the line, and seemingly wasted the country's resources spent on election preparations as well as the time and emotions of his supporters.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya