Energy Sector Must Strengthen Institutional Capacity – Minister

[ANGOP] Moçâmedes -The Minister of Energy and Water, João Baptista Borges, said on Monday in Moçâmedes, south-west Namibe province, that the challenges of the sector for the coming years are to strengthen the institutional capacity and structuring of water distribution companies.

[ANGOP] Moçâmedes -The Minister of Energy and Water, João Baptista Borges, said on Monday in Moçâmedes, south-west Namibe province, that the challenges of the sector for the coming years are to strengthen the institutional capacity and structuring of water distribution companies.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

NGOs Denounce Extremist Violence

[New Era] Windhoek -Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) across the globe are organising campaigns to raise public awareness on the need for peace and tolerance and to prevent the prevalence of extremist violence in the guise of religion.

[New Era] Windhoek -Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) across the globe are organising campaigns to raise public awareness on the need for peace and tolerance and to prevent the prevalence of extremist violence in the guise of religion.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Rabid Kudu Bull Shot in Cimbebasia Yard

[New Era] Swakopmund -A large Kudu bull was shot dead in the yard of a Cimbebasia home yesterday morning, after authorities suspected the animal to be carrying rabies.

[New Era] Swakopmund -A large Kudu bull was shot dead in the yard of a Cimbebasia home yesterday morning, after authorities suspected the animal to be carrying rabies.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Auction Kraal Procures Record Cattle Numbers

[New Era] At the Meatco permit days held at the Okakarara Auction Kraal over three days in May, 835 head of cattle were procured – a first in the facility’s 25 years of existence.

[New Era] At the Meatco permit days held at the Okakarara Auction Kraal over three days in May, 835 head of cattle were procured - a first in the facility's 25 years of existence.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Geingob Calls for Removal of U.S. Trade Embargo On Cuba

[New Era] Windhoek -President Hage Geingob says there is much ground to cover to ensure the complete lifting of the United States of America’s long running economic and trade blockade against Cuba.

[New Era] Windhoek -President Hage Geingob says there is much ground to cover to ensure the complete lifting of the United States of America's long running economic and trade blockade against Cuba.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Shelter Protects Girls From Selling Sex

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Juba -“Women and girls may resort to exchanging sex for food, shelter, or money to meet their daily living needs for themselves and their families in order to survive another day”

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Juba -"Women and girls may resort to exchanging sex for food, shelter, or money to meet their daily living needs for themselves and their families in order to survive another day"

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Breweries Truck Accident Kick-Starts Weekend for Looters

[New Era] Windhoek -Ohlthaver & List Group manager for communications Roux-Che Locke has confirmed that an accident involving one of Namibia Breweries Limited’s (NBL) outsourced transport service providers, Imperial (IML), occurred on Friday in Windhoek, which led to the public looting beers from the scene.

[New Era] Windhoek -Ohlthaver & List Group manager for communications Roux-Che Locke has confirmed that an accident involving one of Namibia Breweries Limited's (NBL) outsourced transport service providers, Imperial (IML), occurred on Friday in Windhoek, which led to the public looting beers from the scene.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Directorate of Intelligence and Security Makes Headway

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The Director General of the Directorate of Intelligence and Security Services (DISS), Mr Isaac Kgosi has told the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) that the security agency has made headway in thwarting some forms of organ…

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The Director General of the Directorate of Intelligence and Security Services (DISS), Mr Isaac Kgosi has told the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) that the security agency has made headway in thwarting some forms of organised crime.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana