Welwitschias’ Coach Jones Seeks Positives After Mauling

[Namibian] DESPITE suffering a humiliating 112-14 defeat to the Golden Lions last weekend, Welwitschias coach Lyn Jones said the record defeat was a ‘breath of fresh air,’ which highlighted the work that still needed to be done.

[Namibian] DESPITE suffering a humiliating 112-14 defeat to the Golden Lions last weekend, Welwitschias coach Lyn Jones said the record defeat was a 'breath of fresh air,' which highlighted the work that still needed to be done.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Winter to Come With 8% Hike in Bulk Electricity Rate

[Namibia Economist] For power utility NamPower to cover its allowed operating costs, cover part of the under recovery of 2015/2016 and also fulfil its financial obligations, the electricity regulator this week announced that it has approved NamPower’s …

[Namibia Economist] For power utility NamPower to cover its allowed operating costs, cover part of the under recovery of 2015/2016 and also fulfil its financial obligations, the electricity regulator this week announced that it has approved NamPower's submission for an 8 % bulk tariff increase, effective 01 July.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

‘Diamond Marketer Colluded On Prices’

[The Herald] ZIMBABWE might have lost substantial potential revenue from diamonds as it emerged Belgian registered firm, First Element, contracted to clean and sort the gems, allegedly picked buyers for local auctions in a dodgy scheme crafted to facil…

[The Herald] ZIMBABWE might have lost substantial potential revenue from diamonds as it emerged Belgian registered firm, First Element, contracted to clean and sort the gems, allegedly picked buyers for local auctions in a dodgy scheme crafted to facilitate collusion.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Premature Amisom Withdrawal Would Be ‘Catastrophic’ – Kenyatta

[Shabelle] On the eve of the Third London Conference on Somalia, President Uhuru Kenyatta insists that it would be catastrophic for the African Union Mission in Somalia to exit before realising the extermination of the Al Shabaab terror group.

[Shabelle] On the eve of the Third London Conference on Somalia, President Uhuru Kenyatta insists that it would be catastrophic for the African Union Mission in Somalia to exit before realising the extermination of the Al Shabaab terror group.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Govt Deliverying Campaign Promises but Few Are Not Seeing It – Lai Muhammed

[Vanguard] The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says the Federal Government is delivering on its election promises and that only “a few vocal minority are not seeing what the government is doing.”

[Vanguard] The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says the Federal Government is delivering on its election promises and that only "a few vocal minority are not seeing what the government is doing."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Macron Election Won’t Affect Relations With France – Envoy

[New Era] Windhoek -French Ambassador to Namibia Jacqueline Bassa-Mazzoni says the election of a new president of the French Republic, Emmanuel Macron, has no immediate and direct impact on the work and staff of French embassies around the world.

[New Era] Windhoek -French Ambassador to Namibia Jacqueline Bassa-Mazzoni says the election of a new president of the French Republic, Emmanuel Macron, has no immediate and direct impact on the work and staff of French embassies around the world.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia