Political Party Funding Bill Coming

[Zambia Reports] The long lingering debate of whether or not to fund political parties by government may finally be settled with government announcing that a bill is on the cards.

[Zambia Reports] The long lingering debate of whether or not to fund political parties by government may finally be settled with government announcing that a bill is on the cards.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

World Failed to Invest in Breastfeeding

[Namibian] No country in the world supports breastfeeding mothers like they should, according to a new report released last week by the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef).

[Namibian] No country in the world supports breastfeeding mothers like they should, according to a new report released last week by the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the United Nations Children's Fund (Unicef).

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Finance Chokes Roads Contractor Company

[Namibian] The ministry of finance decided not to bail out the Roads Contractor Company with N$7 million for the parastatal to pay the salaries of around 400 workers for July.

[Namibian] The ministry of finance decided not to bail out the Roads Contractor Company with N$7 million for the parastatal to pay the salaries of around 400 workers for July.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Former President Joyce Banda Dismisses ‘Frivolous Charges’

[Nyasa Times] Former president Joyce Banda has dismissed an announcement by Malawi Police that they have an arrest warrant for her over a corruption scandal, known as cash-gate, during her time in office, saying it is a regime “smear tactics.”

[Nyasa Times] Former president Joyce Banda has dismissed an announcement by Malawi Police that they have an arrest warrant for her over a corruption scandal, known as cash-gate, during her time in office, saying it is a regime "smear tactics."

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Foreign Reserves Hit Record High

[Namibian] Namibia’s foreign reserves hit a record high of US$2,15 billion as at the end of June 2017, according to the central bank’s money and banking statistics released on Monday.

[Namibian] Namibia's foreign reserves hit a record high of US$2,15 billion as at the end of June 2017, according to the central bank's money and banking statistics released on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Whites Reluctant to Participate in HIV Survey – Report

[Namibian] White Namibians are reluctant to participate in the first-ever Namibia population-based HIV impact assessment (Namphia) survey, project coordinator at the health ministry Karen Banda says.

[Namibian] White Namibians are reluctant to participate in the first-ever Namibia population-based HIV impact assessment (Namphia) survey, project coordinator at the health ministry Karen Banda says.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Govt Unsure About Zimbabwean Professionals’ Credentials

[Namibian] Works permanent secretary Willem Goeiemann could not confirm or deny whether the Zimbabwean professionals who were exempted from registration procedures in Namibia are properly registered in their own country.

[Namibian] Works permanent secretary Willem Goeiemann could not confirm or deny whether the Zimbabwean professionals who were exempted from registration procedures in Namibia are properly registered in their own country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe