Culture Is Not Only About Dancing – Geingob

[New Era] President Hage Geingob says culture is not only about dancing and engaging in lively performances but involves different aspects of cultural norms and values that our forefathers followed.

[New Era] President Hage Geingob says culture is not only about dancing and engaging in lively performances but involves different aspects of cultural norms and values that our forefathers followed.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Stop Comparing Zuma to Tambo and Mandela, Says Mahumapelo

[News24Wire] Stop comparing President Jacob Zuma’s ANC to the party under former presidents Nelson Mandela and Oliver Reginald Tambo, ANC North West chairperson Supra Mahumapelo said

[News24Wire] Stop comparing President Jacob Zuma's ANC to the party under former presidents Nelson Mandela and Oliver Reginald Tambo, ANC North West chairperson Supra Mahumapelo said

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

AfDB Roots for More Investment in Agric

[New Times] African countries should invest more in agriculture and agro-processing to boost industrialisation on the continent, Akinwumi Adesina, the African Development Bank President (AfDB), has said. He noted that there is need for both governments…

[New Times] African countries should invest more in agriculture and agro-processing to boost industrialisation on the continent, Akinwumi Adesina, the African Development Bank President (AfDB), has said. He noted that there is need for both governments and private sector bodies to partner and leverage the continent's resources to transform the sector amid the global economic recession.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Investigating Unit to Probe District Municipalities, Provincial Department

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -President Jacob Zuma has signed proclamations authorising the Special Investigating Unit (SIU) to investigate certain matters in respect of the affairs of two district municipalities and a provincial department.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -President Jacob Zuma has signed proclamations authorising the Special Investigating Unit (SIU) to investigate certain matters in respect of the affairs of two district municipalities and a provincial department.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Central Bank Assures Gold Miners On U.S. Dollar Payment

[Financial Gazette] THE Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) has given assurance to Canada-listed Caledonia Mining Corporation (Caledonia) that it will pay for all gold deliveries in United States dollars, despite the introduction of bond notes last Monday.

[Financial Gazette] THE Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) has given assurance to Canada-listed Caledonia Mining Corporation (Caledonia) that it will pay for all gold deliveries in United States dollars, despite the introduction of bond notes last Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Last Minute Talks Hope to Avert Political Crisis

[VOA] The Catholic Church is hosting last-minute negotiations in the Democratic Republic of Congo in hopes a crisis can be avoided when President Joseph Kabila’s second term ends December 19.

[VOA] The Catholic Church is hosting last-minute negotiations in the Democratic Republic of Congo in hopes a crisis can be avoided when President Joseph Kabila's second term ends December 19.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Nason Drops New Single, Video

[New Times] After a couple of months in the recording studio, singer Nason Nshimiyimana, known by his stage name ‘Naason’, has released a new song and a video at the same time.

[New Times] After a couple of months in the recording studio, singer Nason Nshimiyimana, known by his stage name 'Naason', has released a new song and a video at the same time.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Giraffe Moved to ‘Vulnerable’ Status

[Namibian] THE giraffe – an iconic species of African wildlife that is one of the world’s most recognisable animals – has been moved from the “least concern” category to “vulnerable” in the newly released International Union for Conservation of Nature …

[Namibian] THE giraffe - an iconic species of African wildlife that is one of the world's most recognisable animals - has been moved from the "least concern" category to "vulnerable" in the newly released International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List of threatened species.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia