President Geingob Extends Ministerial Travel Ban

[New Era] Windhoek -The foreign travel ban for all ministers and deputy ministers that was recently announced by President Hage Geingob to rein in expenditure, was yesterday extended beyond February.

[New Era] Windhoek -The foreign travel ban for all ministers and deputy ministers that was recently announced by President Hage Geingob to rein in expenditure, was yesterday extended beyond February.

Sexual Exploitation and Abuse in North-East Nigeria’s Displaced Person Camps

[Daily Maverick] Sexual exploitation and abuse in humanitarian crises is an area fraught with complexity. Don’t get me wrong, men exploiting women is bad and must be addressed and punished. Yet take a moment to consider the other side; women make fully…

[Daily Maverick] Sexual exploitation and abuse in humanitarian crises is an area fraught with complexity. Don't get me wrong, men exploiting women is bad and must be addressed and punished. Yet take a moment to consider the other side; women make fully informed decisions to be "exploited", revealing that they have weighed up their options and have decided that entering the relationship is to their benefit. Who are we to say their decision is wrong? I write this piece because I don't know the answer.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cargo Palletisation to Cost Importers U.S.$60 Million Annually

[This Day] Maritime sector stakeholders have expressed concerns over the federal government’s policy on cargo palletisation, noting that it will cost Nigerian importers about $60million (N21.6 billion) annually.

[This Day] Maritime sector stakeholders have expressed concerns over the federal government's policy on cargo palletisation, noting that it will cost Nigerian importers about $60million (N21.6 billion) annually.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Theatre Review – a Sense of Déjà Vu Surrounds One Night in Miami

[Daily Maverick] The show, One Night in Miami… involves a meeting between four iconic black men whose playful banter erupts into intense debate about racism and how to fight it. But didn’t we have that in a play just last year? By LESLEY STONES.

[Daily Maverick] The show, One Night in Miami... involves a meeting between four iconic black men whose playful banter erupts into intense debate about racism and how to fight it. But didn't we have that in a play just last year? By LESLEY STONES.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Inxeba – Wounding the Pride and Prejudice of Xhosa Men?

[Daily Maverick] As the movie Inxeba (The Wound) stirs anger and inspires protest, South Africans question whether this rage, projected towards a film, is actually about protecting cultural values or whether a more insidious intent lies beneath the sur…

[Daily Maverick] As the movie Inxeba (The Wound) stirs anger and inspires protest, South Africans question whether this rage, projected towards a film, is actually about protecting cultural values or whether a more insidious intent lies beneath the surface.

Bachelor Parliamentarian Introduces Fiancée in Public

[Nairobi News] Emurua Dikirr Member of Parliament Johana Ng’eno seems to be planning to quit the bachelors’ club, after he introduced his fiancée in public on Wednesday evening.

[Nairobi News] Emurua Dikirr Member of Parliament Johana Ng'eno seems to be planning to quit the bachelors' club, after he introduced his fiancée in public on Wednesday evening.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya