‘We’ll Deliver Lusaka-Ndola Dual Carriage-Way Project’

[Times of Zambia] HOUSING and Infrastructure Development Minister Ronald Chitotela has said President Edgar Lungu will commission works to turn the Great North Road from Lusaka to Ndola into a dual carriageway to start in the first quarter of next year.

[Times of Zambia] HOUSING and Infrastructure Development Minister Ronald Chitotela has said President Edgar Lungu will commission works to turn the Great North Road from Lusaka to Ndola into a dual carriageway to start in the first quarter of next year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Jena University and Nust Expand Long Relationship

[Namibia Economist] “Development is not possible without investment in human capital development and it is dependent on the knowledge, skills innovation, values and attitudes of the citizenry,” said Dr Itah Kandjii-Murangi, the Minister of Higher Educa…

[Namibia Economist] "Development is not possible without investment in human capital development and it is dependent on the knowledge, skills innovation, values and attitudes of the citizenry," said Dr Itah Kandjii-Murangi, the Minister of Higher Education, Training and Innovation at the occasion of the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding between The Namibia University of Science and Technology and the Ernst-Abbe-Hochschule in the Jena University of Applied Sciences.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Micro-Enterprise Revival in Katutura

[Namibia Economist] Team Namibia announced this week that it will train 25 micro and small entrepreneurs with promising business ideas from both the informal and existing business sectors in Katutura, over the next two years. Projects are funded by ent…

[Namibia Economist] Team Namibia announced this week that it will train 25 micro and small entrepreneurs with promising business ideas from both the informal and existing business sectors in Katutura, over the next two years. Projects are funded by entities such as the Embassy of Finland to develop the SME sector and the next generation of business leaders. The Embassy of Finland is allocating N$1.9 million to help equip SMEs for integration into the national and international economies.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Has Convicted Rapist Cleric Gumbura Escaped Prison?

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Prison and Correctional Services (ZPCS) has rubbished reports that notorious criminals, Robert Gumbura and Peter Gombo escaped Chikurubi Maximum Security Prison over the weekend, saying the two remained safely locked away from…

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Prison and Correctional Services (ZPCS) has rubbished reports that notorious criminals, Robert Gumbura and Peter Gombo escaped Chikurubi Maximum Security Prison over the weekend, saying the two remained safely locked away from the public.This comes after three prisoners escaped from Karoi Prison on Friday and were all recaptured with the help of the public yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Sixteen Countries Adopt Measures for Zoonotic Diseases

[Daily Trust] Sixteen West Africa countries have endorsed a landmark agreement in Dakar to tackle zoonotic diseases and similar public health threats under the One Health approach.

[Daily Trust] Sixteen West Africa countries have endorsed a landmark agreement in Dakar to tackle zoonotic diseases and similar public health threats under the One Health approach.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nghitila Blocks ‘Illegal’ Township

[Namibian] ENVIRONMENTAL commissioner Teofilus Nghitila ordered a company that wants to build 311 apartments south of Windhoek to stop operations, because his office did not approve the development.

[Namibian] ENVIRONMENTAL commissioner Teofilus Nghitila ordered a company that wants to build 311 apartments south of Windhoek to stop operations, because his office did not approve the development.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Academic Staff Union to Commence Strike Tomorrow

[Daily Trust] The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) yesterday said it will embark on a one week warning strike beginning tomorrow over failure by the Federal Government to implement the 2009 agreement and 2013 Memorandum of Understanding.

[Daily Trust] The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) yesterday said it will embark on a one week warning strike beginning tomorrow over failure by the Federal Government to implement the 2009 agreement and 2013 Memorandum of Understanding.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Darwendale Platinum Feasibility Study Completed

[The Herald] GREAT Dyke Investments, a joint venture between Zimbabwe and Russia has completed the feasibility study on its $3 billion Darwendale platinum project.GDI chairperson Dr Hespina Rukato told The Herald Business that the completion of the fea…

[The Herald] GREAT Dyke Investments, a joint venture between Zimbabwe and Russia has completed the feasibility study on its $3 billion Darwendale platinum project.GDI chairperson Dr Hespina Rukato told The Herald Business that the completion of the feasibility study would determine the specific next steps of its massive project.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

N1.5 Trillion Debts Slow 206 Road Projects – Fashola

[Daily Trust] The administration of President Muhammadu Buhari inherited 206 road projects with outstanding completion costs of about N1.5 trillion, Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola has said.

[Daily Trust] The administration of President Muhammadu Buhari inherited 206 road projects with outstanding completion costs of about N1.5 trillion, Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How Justice Ademola, Wife Allegedly Received N552 Million Bribe – Attorney General

[Premium Times] A Federal High Court judge arrested five weeks ago has been charged by the Nigerian government for bribery and racketeering to the tune N552 million, court documents show.

[Premium Times] A Federal High Court judge arrested five weeks ago has been charged by the Nigerian government for bribery and racketeering to the tune N552 million, court documents show.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria