Utley’s ‘The Lie of the Land’ Is Riveting

[Namibian] Anyone who is a fan of Jasper D Utley’s previous work, particularly the Namibian classic ‘Ngoma and Click’, will love the refreshing read that is ‘The Lie of the Land’ published by the University of Namibia Press.

[Namibian] Anyone who is a fan of Jasper D Utley's previous work, particularly the Namibian classic 'Ngoma and Click', will love the refreshing read that is 'The Lie of the Land' published by the University of Namibia Press.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Australian Mining Firm Exceeds Ruby Auction Target

[AIM] London -The Australian mining company Mustang Resources on Tuesday announced that it has gathered more rubies than expected from its mine in Montepuez, in the northern Mozambican province of Cabo Delgado.

[AIM] London -The Australian mining company Mustang Resources on Tuesday announced that it has gathered more rubies than expected from its mine in Montepuez, in the northern Mozambican province of Cabo Delgado.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Governor Ajimobi, Ladoja and Politics of 21 Crowns in Ibadan

[Guardian] Ibadan -To the “uninitiated,” the recent upgrade of some chiefs to the status of monarchs in Ibadan was only an outcome of a review of the 1959 Chieftaincy Declaration of the capital of Oyo State. But analysts, who saw beyond the glamour of …

[Guardian] Ibadan -To the "uninitiated," the recent upgrade of some chiefs to the status of monarchs in Ibadan was only an outcome of a review of the 1959 Chieftaincy Declaration of the capital of Oyo State. But analysts, who saw beyond the glamour of crowning, said the whole issue is about the political rivalry between incumbent governor Abiola Ajimobi and former governor Rashidi Ladoja and preparations for 2019 elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Group Gives to Needy Children

[New Era] Nkurenkuru -The Adventist Development and Relief Agency Namibia (ADRA) has extended a helping hand to the needy and vulnerable children of Nkurenkuru in the Kavango West Region.

[New Era] Nkurenkuru -The Adventist Development and Relief Agency Namibia (ADRA) has extended a helping hand to the needy and vulnerable children of Nkurenkuru in the Kavango West Region.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Maputo Ferry Workers On Strike

[AIM] Maputo -Workers of the state company Transmaritima, which operates the ferry service across the bay of Maputo, from the centre of the city to the outlying neighbourhood of Katembe, went on strike on Monday morning demanding payment of their New Y…

[AIM] Maputo -Workers of the state company Transmaritima, which operates the ferry service across the bay of Maputo, from the centre of the city to the outlying neighbourhood of Katembe, went on strike on Monday morning demanding payment of their New Year bonus for 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Locals Relieved At Entry of Kwese TV

[CAJ News] Harare -Zimbabweans have welcomed the entry of Kwese TV into the digital satellite television space. It offers locals an alternative to the state-owned Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation, which is infamous for peddling government propaganda.

[CAJ News] Harare -Zimbabweans have welcomed the entry of Kwese TV into the digital satellite television space. It offers locals an alternative to the state-owned Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation, which is infamous for peddling government propaganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Declassified – Apartheid Profits – Pretoria’s Beehive in Paris

[Daily Maverick] This is the seventh edition of the Open Secrets’ series, Declassified: Apartheid Profits. While researching the recently published book Apartheid Guns and Money: A Tale of Profit, Open Secrets collected approximately 40,000 archival do…

[Daily Maverick] This is the seventh edition of the Open Secrets' series, Declassified: Apartheid Profits. While researching the recently published book Apartheid Guns and Money: A Tale of Profit, Open Secrets collected approximately 40,000 archival documents from 25 archives in seven countries. This treasure trove contains damning details of the individuals and corporations that propped up apartheid and profited in return. Many of these documents were kept secret until now. Most remain hidden despite South Africa's transi

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Gospel Singer Musakwa Acquitted in Death Threat Case

[New Zimbabwe] Gospel singer Elias Musakwa,48, Friday walked out of court a free man after a Harare magistrate ruled that it was clear that there was bad blood between the musician and his neighbour who alleged he wanted kill him.

[New Zimbabwe] Gospel singer Elias Musakwa,48, Friday walked out of court a free man after a Harare magistrate ruled that it was clear that there was bad blood between the musician and his neighbour who alleged he wanted kill him.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Country Has Regained Food Self-Sufficiency – Mugabe

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwe produced enough food to feed its people for the first time since adopting a controversial policy to strip land from white farmers, President Robert Mugabe told parliament on Tuesday.

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwe produced enough food to feed its people for the first time since adopting a controversial policy to strip land from white farmers, President Robert Mugabe told parliament on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe