On the Monster Called Corruption

[Guardian] Like the proverbial sword of Damocles, the monster of corruption dangles over our nation’s soul, ready to slay and devour her. The uncovering of mind-boggling illegal cash sums of $43.4 million, £27,800 and N23.2 million in private residences in Ikoyi, Lagos was exceedingly surprising and to say the least, dumbfounding. It was corruption in its full regalia. This monster’s father is none other than that five-letter word, greed. Greed, the insatiable desire to accumulate wealth, the voracious appetite

[Guardian] Like the proverbial sword of Damocles, the monster of corruption dangles over our nation's soul, ready to slay and devour her. The uncovering of mind-boggling illegal cash sums of $43.4 million, £27,800 and N23.2 million in private residences in Ikoyi, Lagos was exceedingly surprising and to say the least, dumbfounding. It was corruption in its full regalia. This monster's father is none other than that five-letter word, greed. Greed, the insatiable desire to accumulate wealth, the voracious appetite

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Otjifestival’ to Bring Music and Sports to Otjiwarongo

[Namibian] FOR the first time in the history of Otjiwarongo, a local business owner, Armon Lemmer of A Lemmer Investment (trading as Central Cafe), is bringing the first ‘Otjifestival’ to life at the end of the month.

[Namibian] FOR the first time in the history of Otjiwarongo, a local business owner, Armon Lemmer of A Lemmer Investment (trading as Central Cafe), is bringing the first 'Otjifestival' to life at the end of the month.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Home Affairs Launches Upgraded E-Border Controls

[Namibian] HOME affairs minister Pendukeni Iivula-Ithana yesterday said the upgrade of the e-border control management system is expected to improve the collection of statistics, data storage and significantly improve facilitating and managing lawful m…

[Namibian] HOME affairs minister Pendukeni Iivula-Ithana yesterday said the upgrade of the e-border control management system is expected to improve the collection of statistics, data storage and significantly improve facilitating and managing lawful migration.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Geingob Going On Extended Us Trip

[Namibian] STATE House spokesperson Albertus Aochamub yesterday announced that President Hage Geingob will attend the UN General Assembly in the United States this month.

[Namibian] STATE House spokesperson Albertus Aochamub yesterday announced that President Hage Geingob will attend the UN General Assembly in the United States this month.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Pilchard Collapse Threatens Jobs

[Namibian] DESPITE the prevailing dearth of pilchards potentially spelling the end of Namibia’s pelagic fishing industry, the fisheries ministry is hopeful that stocks will recover.

[Namibian] DESPITE the prevailing dearth of pilchards potentially spelling the end of Namibia's pelagic fishing industry, the fisheries ministry is hopeful that stocks will recover.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Opposition Parties’ Complaints Considered Unfounded

[ANGOP] Luanda -The complaints of the opposition political forces, which competed in the country?s August 23 general election, analysed and addressed on Wednesday in plenary by the National Electoral Commission (CNE), were considered obscure, deficient…

[ANGOP] Luanda -The complaints of the opposition political forces, which competed in the country?s August 23 general election, analysed and addressed on Wednesday in plenary by the National Electoral Commission (CNE), were considered obscure, deficient, untimely and unfounded.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Soccer – Bengo Sports Directorate Ensures Institutional Support to Domant FC

[ANGOP] Panguila -The provincial director of Youth and Sports of Bengo, José Domingos Muginga da Silva, guaranteed in Caxito the institutional support of the Government of Bengo to Domant FC, who ill play the national first division football championship (Girabola2018).

[ANGOP] Panguila -The provincial director of Youth and Sports of Bengo, José Domingos Muginga da Silva, guaranteed in Caxito the institutional support of the Government of Bengo to Domant FC, who ill play the national first division football championship (Girabola2018).

source: AllAfrica News: Angola