Poachers in Bicuar National Park Arrested

[ANGOP] Lubango -Fifty-eight poachers were detained in the last 10 days by fiscal officers in the Bicuar National Park, Huíla province, and handed over to the National Police.

[ANGOP] Lubango -Fifty-eight poachers were detained in the last 10 days by fiscal officers in the Bicuar National Park, Huíla province, and handed over to the National Police.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Judge Upholds Life Sentence for Murder Convict

[Nyasa Times] Thomson Fulaye Bokhobokho, who 17 years ago when he was 33 years old, confessed to have been responsible for six brutal murders and mutilations of women in Chiradzulu District after a High Court upheld his life sentence.

[Nyasa Times] Thomson Fulaye Bokhobokho, who 17 years ago when he was 33 years old, confessed to have been responsible for six brutal murders and mutilations of women in Chiradzulu District after a High Court upheld his life sentence.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Investors Renew Econet Romance

[Zimbabwe Independent] Investors and asset managers have renewed their romance with Econet shares if the sudden interest in the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) is anything to go by.

[Zimbabwe Independent] Investors and asset managers have renewed their romance with Econet shares if the sudden interest in the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) is anything to go by.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mining Gets Place in Govt’s Good Book

[Financial Gazette] At the 78th annual general meeting (AGM) of the Chamber of Mines of Zimbabwe (CoMZ) in Victoria Falls last week, the usually combative Finance and Economic Development Minister, Patrick Chinamasa, stunned captains of the mining indu…

[Financial Gazette] At the 78th annual general meeting (AGM) of the Chamber of Mines of Zimbabwe (CoMZ) in Victoria Falls last week, the usually combative Finance and Economic Development Minister, Patrick Chinamasa, stunned captains of the mining industry after addressing them in a conciliatory tone.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Builders Abandon Nujoma’s House

[Namibian] THE construction of former President Sam Nujoma’s new house estimated to cost around N$20 million has been abandoned because the government failed to pay the builders.

[Namibian] THE construction of former President Sam Nujoma's new house estimated to cost around N$20 million has been abandoned because the government failed to pay the builders.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

UP Candidate Gunning for 48 Percent Victory in Liberia’s 2017 Elections

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Vice President Joseph Boakai, Unity Party candidate for the 2017 elections, believes he sits in the driving seat to become Liberia’s next President, thanks to an endorsement from 31 lawmakers from the House of Representative…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Vice President Joseph Boakai, Unity Party candidate for the 2017 elections, believes he sits in the driving seat to become Liberia's next President, thanks to an endorsement from 31 lawmakers from the House of Representatives on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Govt Moots Fuel Levy – Proposed Road Accident Fund Cited

[The Herald] Walter Nyamukondiwa -Government intends to introduce a fuel levy to finance a new Road Accident Fund to ensure compulsory compensation of road traffic accident victims. The fund will also cover disbursements of funds to victims on compassi…

[The Herald] Walter Nyamukondiwa -Government intends to introduce a fuel levy to finance a new Road Accident Fund to ensure compulsory compensation of road traffic accident victims. The fund will also cover disbursements of funds to victims on compassionate and medical grounds. Various options on the structure and operations of the fund are still under consideration, with focus on the South African, Namibian and Botswana models.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Vice President Boakai – ‘I Am Not Too Old to Be President’

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Vice President Joseph Boakai, currently 72, is defying all odds to prove himself strong and healthy enough to be Liberia’s next President, despite his age.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Vice President Joseph Boakai, currently 72, is defying all odds to prove himself strong and healthy enough to be Liberia's next President, despite his age.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Swedish Human Rights Groups Investigates SRC, LAC Abuses

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -It appears that the alleged human rights violations being perpetrated against locals by Liberia Agricultural Company (LAC) and Salala Rubber Corporation (SRC), in Grand Bassa and Margibi counties, respectively are not going …

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -It appears that the alleged human rights violations being perpetrated against locals by Liberia Agricultural Company (LAC) and Salala Rubber Corporation (SRC), in Grand Bassa and Margibi counties, respectively are not going unnoticed, as foreign human rights groups have begun documenting abuses at the companies.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia