Convicted Drug Dealer to Remain in Jail

[New Era] Windhoek -An Angolan national who was convicted of drug dealing in 2015 will remain in prison after his attempt to have his sentence reversed was dismissed by the High Court on Friday.

[New Era] Windhoek -An Angolan national who was convicted of drug dealing in 2015 will remain in prison after his attempt to have his sentence reversed was dismissed by the High Court on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Crocker Remains a Matabele At Heart

[Zimbabwe Standard] US-based former Zimbabwe cricket team all-rounder, Gary Crocker’s Facebook bio intro reads, “Born in the City of Kings – Bulawayo, a Matabele at heart, now living in the city of Angels – Los Angeles.”

[Zimbabwe Standard] US-based former Zimbabwe cricket team all-rounder, Gary Crocker's Facebook bio intro reads, "Born in the City of Kings - Bulawayo, a Matabele at heart, now living in the city of Angels - Los Angeles."

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cabinet Approves Border Passes for Impalila

[New Era] Windhoek -Minister of Home Affairs and Immigration Pendukeni Iivula-Ithana has confirmed that Cabinet has approved the draft border pass, which will allow Namibians living on Impalila Island to move freely to Botswana.

[New Era] Windhoek -Minister of Home Affairs and Immigration Pendukeni Iivula-Ithana has confirmed that Cabinet has approved the draft border pass, which will allow Namibians living on Impalila Island to move freely to Botswana.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Electrician Dies While Repairing Electrical Pole

[New Era] Rundu -Residents of Hoha village in Kavango East Region were reeling in shock on Friday morning after a 25-year-old electrician was electrocuted and fell from an electrical pole he was repairing in the village.

[New Era] Rundu -Residents of Hoha village in Kavango East Region were reeling in shock on Friday morning after a 25-year-old electrician was electrocuted and fell from an electrical pole he was repairing in the village.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Chiyangwa Owes Zimbabwe

[Zimbabwe Standard] The appointment of Zifa president Philip Chiyangwa as the vice-chairperson of the influential CAF Afcon Games Committee has brought with it different opinions, with others arguing that the flashy Harare businessman is on a journey f…

[Zimbabwe Standard] The appointment of Zifa president Philip Chiyangwa as the vice-chairperson of the influential CAF Afcon Games Committee has brought with it different opinions, with others arguing that the flashy Harare businessman is on a journey for personal glory instead of fostering Zimbabwe's football interests.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Coalition Not a High School Reunion, Mafume Says to MDC-T

[New Zimbabwe] People’s Democratic Party (PDP) spokesperson, Jacob Mafume has urged the MDC-T to abandon the narrow view that a grand coalition should comprise former MDC allies who went separate ways after the main opposition’s formation 1999.

[New Zimbabwe] People's Democratic Party (PDP) spokesperson, Jacob Mafume has urged the MDC-T to abandon the narrow view that a grand coalition should comprise former MDC allies who went separate ways after the main opposition's formation 1999.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mugabe Confirms Executive Capture of the Judiciary – Scorned By Rivals

[New Zimbabwe] President Robert Mugabe has come under fire for openly admitting he used the country’s now late chief justice to silence human and property rights concerns by both black and white Zimbabweans during the onset of the country’s violent land seizures in 2000.

[New Zimbabwe] President Robert Mugabe has come under fire for openly admitting he used the country's now late chief justice to silence human and property rights concerns by both black and white Zimbabweans during the onset of the country's violent land seizures in 2000.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Geingob to Attend AU Meeting On UN Reforms

[New Era] Windhoek -President Hage Geingob is scheduled to attend the fourth consultative summit of the African Union Committee of Ten Heads of State on the Reform of the UN Security Council (C-10), in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, this week.

[New Era] Windhoek -President Hage Geingob is scheduled to attend the fourth consultative summit of the African Union Committee of Ten Heads of State on the Reform of the UN Security Council (C-10), in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, this week.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

BOI Unveils Plans to Raise N1 Trillion for Industrial Devt

[Leadership] Abuja -The Bank of Industry (BoI) weekend disclosed plans to raise a N1 trillion loan facility from within and outside the country to part-finance industrial component of the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP).

[Leadership] Abuja -The Bank of Industry (BoI) weekend disclosed plans to raise a N1 trillion loan facility from within and outside the country to part-finance industrial component of the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria