Foschini Sale Causes Stampede

[Namibian] One woman was rushed to hospital and a few others slightly injured after a group of eager shoppers stormed into the Foschini clothing shop at the Sanlam Centre in Windhoek’s CBD this morning.

[Namibian] One woman was rushed to hospital and a few others slightly injured after a group of eager shoppers stormed into the Foschini clothing shop at the Sanlam Centre in Windhoek's CBD this morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

National Netball Team Coach Off to China for Training

[Nyasa Times] Malawi national netball team coach Griffin Saenda has left on Tuesday for training in China courtesy of Malawi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) innovation awards. Saenda, who was bestowed with the overall winner award besides emerging winne…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi national netball team coach Griffin Saenda has left on Tuesday for training in China courtesy of Malawi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) innovation awards. Saenda, who was bestowed with the overall winner award besides emerging winner in Sports Category, said it would help broaden his knowledge.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Bank Warns of Cheque Scam

[Namibian] FNB Namibia has warned members of the public about the latest scam in which fraudsters deposit large amounts of money into people’s accounts using stolen cheques, which are later dishonoured by the bank or reversed.

[Namibian] FNB Namibia has warned members of the public about the latest scam in which fraudsters deposit large amounts of money into people's accounts using stolen cheques, which are later dishonoured by the bank or reversed.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Telecom Expands Broadband Reach

[New Era] Windhoek -In an effort to increase customer satisfaction, Telecom Namibia has deployed WiMAX wireless technology to expand its network coverage at Lüderitz and Ondangwa, as well as in rural areas of the Omusati and Zambezi regions.

[New Era] Windhoek -In an effort to increase customer satisfaction, Telecom Namibia has deployed WiMAX wireless technology to expand its network coverage at Lüderitz and Ondangwa, as well as in rural areas of the Omusati and Zambezi regions.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Wandale Conviction On Land Grab Withheld

[Nyasa Times] The High Court in Blantyre has acquitted Peoples Land Organisation (PLO) leader Vincent Wandale on two counts of conspiracy to committing misdemeanour and criminal trespass.

[Nyasa Times] The High Court in Blantyre has acquitted Peoples Land Organisation (PLO) leader Vincent Wandale on two counts of conspiracy to committing misdemeanour and criminal trespass.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Somali President Visits Ethiopia … At Last

[RFI] Somalia’s new president, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo, was to visit Ethiopia on Wednesday in a much-anticipated meeting aimed at smoothing over decades of mistrust. Farmajo has been criticised for waiting three months before going to Addis Ababa.

[RFI] Somalia's new president, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo, was to visit Ethiopia on Wednesday in a much-anticipated meeting aimed at smoothing over decades of mistrust. Farmajo has been criticised for waiting three months before going to Addis Ababa.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Journalists Concerned About Fake News

[Nyasa Times] Malawi journalists on Wedneday May 3 joined the rest of the world in commemorating World Press FreedomDay amid concerns of uncertain future because of the proliferation of fake news, bombarding and confusing its audience and rising violen…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi journalists on Wedneday May 3 joined the rest of the world in commemorating World Press FreedomDay amid concerns of uncertain future because of the proliferation of fake news, bombarding and confusing its audience and rising violence by ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) cadets. The main activities of World Press Day would be commemorated on Saturday in Lilongwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

180 Youths to Be Allocated Plots

[New Era] Windhoek -The Windhoek City Council has approved the allocation of the sale of 180 residential erven in Khomasdal Extension 16 to the youth. A total of 100 unimproved erven are designated for youths between the ages of 16 to 35 while 80 unimp…

[New Era] Windhoek -The Windhoek City Council has approved the allocation of the sale of 180 residential erven in Khomasdal Extension 16 to the youth. A total of 100 unimproved erven are designated for youths between the ages of 16 to 35 while 80 unimproved single residential erven will go to municipal staff members.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia