Economy Almost Stagnant – State Minister

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan economy is going through a situation of low growth rate and it is almost stagnant and not facing a recession, said last Wednesday the minister of State for Economic and Social Development, Manuel Nunes Júnior.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan economy is going through a situation of low growth rate and it is almost stagnant and not facing a recession, said last Wednesday the minister of State for Economic and Social Development, Manuel Nunes Júnior.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Unwavering Blood Donor Retires After 242 Donations

[New Era] Windhoek -After a remarkable 242 blood donations, a 74-year-old donor has finally called it quits. Barend du Plessis began donating blood at a young age and has been a regular blood donor since.

[New Era] Windhoek -After a remarkable 242 blood donations, a 74-year-old donor has finally called it quits. Barend du Plessis began donating blood at a young age and has been a regular blood donor since.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Reports of At Least Four Deaths in Free State Train Crash

[News24Wire] Paramedics have reported that at least four people have died after a passenger train crashed into a truck and another vehicle near Kroonstad in the Free State on Thursday morning.

[News24Wire] Paramedics have reported that at least four people have died after a passenger train crashed into a truck and another vehicle near Kroonstad in the Free State on Thursday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Meeting On Accident Prevention in Radiotherapy to Be Held in Mauritius

[Government of Mauritius] The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) will hold a meeting in Mauritius in April 2018 on Accident Prevention in Radiotherapy within the framework of the project “RAF9059 Strengthening Member State Technical Capabilities…

[Government of Mauritius] The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) will hold a meeting in Mauritius in April 2018 on Accident Prevention in Radiotherapy within the framework of the project "RAF9059 Strengthening Member State Technical Capabilities in Medical Radiation Protection in compliance with requirements of the new International Basic Safety Standards".

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Swift Arrest of Robbery Suspects

[SAPS] On new year’s eve, a 51-year-old man was walking along Crawshaw road in Ladysmith when he was attacked. He was pinned to the ground by three suspects. The suspects assaulted the helpless victim using their clasped fists and were kicking him repe…

[SAPS] On new year's eve, a 51-year-old man was walking along Crawshaw road in Ladysmith when he was attacked. He was pinned to the ground by three suspects. The suspects assaulted the helpless victim using their clasped fists and were kicking him repeatedly. They also used rocks to assault him and robbed him of his cell phones and cash. Two police officers from the Ladysmith SAPS were on duty that night. They were patrolling the area when they came across the assault taking place. The suspects ran as soon as the

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Removing 51 Percent Law On All Minerals Will Lure More Foreign Investors. Says Unki Boss

[New Zimbabwe] A local platinum mining company manager Walter Nemasasi said the 49 to 51 percent threshold imposed on platinum group of metals and diamonds should be lifted to lure more investors and improve productivity.

[New Zimbabwe] A local platinum mining company manager Walter Nemasasi said the 49 to 51 percent threshold imposed on platinum group of metals and diamonds should be lifted to lure more investors and improve productivity.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Police Warm Uber and Metered Taxi Drivers About Robberies

[SAPS] KwaMashu SAPS would like to warn all the Uber and metered taxi drivers to be on high alert when driving in the KwaMashu and the surroung areas. This warning came after a number of robberies were reported where criminals would pretend to be clien…

[SAPS] KwaMashu SAPS would like to warn all the Uber and metered taxi drivers to be on high alert when driving in the KwaMashu and the surroung areas. This warning came after a number of robberies were reported where criminals would pretend to be clients and want to be fetched from restaurants, night clubs or other places to their requested destination around KwaMashu. The suspects used to stop the drivers at gun point and rob them of their belongings and also took their vehicles. We are appealing to the drivers

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Gukurahundi Arrests – NGOs Deplore Army Role

[New Zimbabwe] Civil society groups have said President Emmerson Mnangagwa should stop using soldiers to arrest peaceful protesters and urgently investigate deal with issue of Gukurahundi massacres.

[New Zimbabwe] Civil society groups have said President Emmerson Mnangagwa should stop using soldiers to arrest peaceful protesters and urgently investigate deal with issue of Gukurahundi massacres.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

SAPS Members Recover an Illegal Firearm and Ammunition and Arrest Suspect in Seawinds

[SAPS] On Tuesday 2 January 2018 at approximately 16:30, SAPS members from Operation Combat were doing crime prevention patrols in St Peter’s Street, Seawinds.

[SAPS] On Tuesday 2 January 2018 at approximately 16:30, SAPS members from Operation Combat were doing crime prevention patrols in St Peter's Street, Seawinds.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa