Nedbank Vows Not to Retrench Bankers

[Namibian] Nedbank Namibia managing director Lionel Matthews on Wednesday told President Hage Geingob that they will not retrench any bankers, despite the country’s economic recession.

[Namibian] Nedbank Namibia managing director Lionel Matthews on Wednesday told President Hage Geingob that they will not retrench any bankers, despite the country's economic recession.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Unlicensed Firearms Seized During Operation in Welkom

[SAPS] On 27 August 2017, an intelligence led operation was conducted with POP and K-9 members at St Helena, Welkom. One persons was arrested for the possession of unlicensed firearms and ammunition. During the operation, several unlicensed firearms we…

[SAPS] On 27 August 2017, an intelligence led operation was conducted with POP and K-9 members at St Helena, Welkom. One persons was arrested for the possession of unlicensed firearms and ammunition. During the operation, several unlicensed firearms were seized at a municipal sewerage farm in St Helena, Welkom;

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Okupe Asks Govt to Deploy 20, 000 Troops to North East

[Daily Trust] An aide to former President Goodluck Jonathan on public affairs, Dr Doyin Okupe, has asked the federal government to deploy additional 20,000 troops to the north-east region.

[Daily Trust] An aide to former President Goodluck Jonathan on public affairs, Dr Doyin Okupe, has asked the federal government to deploy additional 20,000 troops to the north-east region.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Traditional Healers Can Start Own Medical Aid Schemes’

[The Herald] Government has given traditional healers the green light to start their own medical aid societies after revelations that over 80 percent of Zimbabweans prefer their services. Speaking during the Ministry of Health and Child Care public con…

[The Herald] Government has given traditional healers the green light to start their own medical aid societies after revelations that over 80 percent of Zimbabweans prefer their services. Speaking during the Ministry of Health and Child Care public consultations for the Medical Aid Societies Bill last week, the Permanent Secretary in the ministry Dr Gerald Gwinji said traditionalhealers had a right to start their own medical insurance schemes.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Varsities’ Non-Academic Unions Begin Mobilisation for Strike

[Guardian] Abuja -The three non-academic staff unions in the universities have said that failure of the Federal Government to address their agitations, along that of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), would lead to a declaration of indust…

[Guardian] Abuja -The three non-academic staff unions in the universities have said that failure of the Federal Government to address their agitations, along that of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), would lead to a declaration of industrial dispute.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Three Men Arrested, Stolen Vehicle Recovered and a Firearm Seized

[SAPS] Three men aged between 26 and 41 years old are expected to appear in the Blue Downs Magistrates’ court. They were arrested while driving a Nissan 1400 that is possible linked to ten cases related to bank followings in various areas in Cape Town.

[SAPS] Three men aged between 26 and 41 years old are expected to appear in the Blue Downs Magistrates' court. They were arrested while driving a Nissan 1400 that is possible linked to ten cases related to bank followings in various areas in Cape Town.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ermelo SAPS Investigate Attempted Murder After Shots Fired at Tavern

[SAPS] The police in Ermelo are investigating a case of attempted murder after a suspect is reported to have fired shots outside a tavern on the early hours of this morning. The investigation comes after the local police were busy with patrols in Wesse…

[SAPS] The police in Ermelo are investigating a case of attempted murder after a suspect is reported to have fired shots outside a tavern on the early hours of this morning. The investigation comes after the local police were busy with patrols in Wesselton when they heard shots being fired.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Maritime Operators Canvas for More Free Trade Zones

[Daily Trust] Port Harcourt -Maritime operators under the platform of Marine Club of Nigeria (MCN) have called on both the federal and Rivers State governments to allocate a navigable waterfront to the association to enable it establish a free trade zone.

[Daily Trust] Port Harcourt -Maritime operators under the platform of Marine Club of Nigeria (MCN) have called on both the federal and Rivers State governments to allocate a navigable waterfront to the association to enable it establish a free trade zone.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria