Anti-Corruption Body Nabs Former Sport Commission Officials

[Namibian] Two former long-serving Namibia Sport Commission employees will appear in court today following their arrest by the Anti-Corruption Commission on Tuesday for allegedly misappropriating N$5 million from the commission.

[Namibian] Two former long-serving Namibia Sport Commission employees will appear in court today following their arrest by the Anti-Corruption Commission on Tuesday for allegedly misappropriating N$5 million from the commission.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Football and Society – the Blantyre Derby

[Malawi News Agency] The Blantyre Derby is a relatively peaceful, colourful, noisy and spectacular event. In the rest of the world, local derbies can be bloody affairs that draw on deep tensions within local communities and societies.

[Malawi News Agency] The Blantyre Derby is a relatively peaceful, colourful, noisy and spectacular event. In the rest of the world, local derbies can be bloody affairs that draw on deep tensions within local communities and societies.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Govt Domestic Borrowing Up 40% in May – Central Bank

[Financial Gazette] Government borrowing from the local market jumped nearly 40 percent in May this year, driving an increase in domestic credit by 21,1 percent on an annual basis to $8,45 billion from $6,98 billion, latest data from the central bank s…

[Financial Gazette] Government borrowing from the local market jumped nearly 40 percent in May this year, driving an increase in domestic credit by 21,1 percent on an annual basis to $8,45 billion from $6,98 billion, latest data from the central bank shows.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Police Continues Search for Operator of Boat That Capsized

[Nyasa Times] A few days after the Nkhata Bay Magistrate Court acquitted Harrison Ngwira, owner of the boat that capsized on Lake Malawi at Mlowe in Rumphi District during Easter, police say they are still looking for the boat operator Bambalapa Ngwira…

[Nyasa Times] A few days after the Nkhata Bay Magistrate Court acquitted Harrison Ngwira, owner of the boat that capsized on Lake Malawi at Mlowe in Rumphi District during Easter, police say they are still looking for the boat operator Bambalapa Ngwira who is at large.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Anti-Balaka Ambush Kills Two UN Peacekeepers

[Al Jazeera] Suspected Christian fighters killed two Moroccan peacekeepers from the United Nations mission in the Central African Republic on Tuesday, the mission said, in the second deadly attack on Moroccan forces this week.

[Al Jazeera] Suspected Christian fighters killed two Moroccan peacekeepers from the United Nations mission in the Central African Republic on Tuesday, the mission said, in the second deadly attack on Moroccan forces this week.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

UN Accuses Army of Digging Kasai Mass Graves

[Al Jazeera] The United Nations accused “elements” of the Congolese army on Tuesday of digging most of the mass graves it has identified in the insurrection-ravaged Kasai region of central Democratic Republic of Congo.

[Al Jazeera] The United Nations accused "elements" of the Congolese army on Tuesday of digging most of the mass graves it has identified in the insurrection-ravaged Kasai region of central Democratic Republic of Congo.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa