Ombudsman to Hold Hearings On Racial Discrimination

[New Era] Windhoek -The ombudsman will initiate public hearings in the coming two months towards research to ascertain whether racism and racial discrimination are still prevalent in the country.

[New Era] Windhoek -The ombudsman will initiate public hearings in the coming two months towards research to ascertain whether racism and racial discrimination are still prevalent in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

How to Conquer Human-Wildlife Conflict

[Namibian] READING the newspapers and watching the news has become quite painful for me lately. Seeing the brutality with which our precious lions are being mercilessly killed while also imagining the frustration and anger the affected farmers must be …

[Namibian] READING the newspapers and watching the news has become quite painful for me lately. Seeing the brutality with which our precious lions are being mercilessly killed while also imagining the frustration and anger the affected farmers must be going through, breaks my heart into a million pieces.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Child Marriages Still Rife Among Ovahimba

[New Era] Okapembambu -Children as young as five years and some aged eight, far below the age of consent of 16 years, are being coerced into marriage among the Ovahimba people who premise these nuptials on culture.

[New Era] Okapembambu -Children as young as five years and some aged eight, far below the age of consent of 16 years, are being coerced into marriage among the Ovahimba people who premise these nuptials on culture.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

New Project Links Harare, London Artists

[Zimbabwe Independent] Twenty young female artists have been selected to take part in a photography and spoken word exchange project between Harare and London. Each respective city has five spoken word artists and five photographers.

[Zimbabwe Independent] Twenty young female artists have been selected to take part in a photography and spoken word exchange project between Harare and London. Each respective city has five spoken word artists and five photographers.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

VP’s Office Dismisses News Report

[New Era] Windhoek -The Office of the Vice-President Dr Nickey Iyambo has dismissed as ‘fictitious’ a recent media report claiming the vice-president tried to visit the palace of Ondonga King Immanuel Elifas but was apparently denied entry into the pal…

[New Era] Windhoek -The Office of the Vice-President Dr Nickey Iyambo has dismissed as 'fictitious' a recent media report claiming the vice-president tried to visit the palace of Ondonga King Immanuel Elifas but was apparently denied entry into the palace. Elifas is currently embroiled in a succession battle.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Wednesday Suicide Bomber Targetted Students Sitting for National Exams, Police Reveal

[Dalsan Radio] The Wednesday suicide bomber who exploded a vehicle and killed eight people near the Mogadishu Port had targetted exams sitting students, Abdihakim Dahir (Saacid) the Somalia Police Chief revealed.

[Dalsan Radio] The Wednesday suicide bomber who exploded a vehicle and killed eight people near the Mogadishu Port had targetted exams sitting students, Abdihakim Dahir (Saacid) the Somalia Police Chief revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Al-Shabaab Increases Assassination of the Electoral Delegates

[Dalsan Radio] Galmudug Electorate Delegate Shot Dead Months After Seeking Govt Protection. Halima Elmi Yussuf a Galmudug electorate delegate was on Thursday night shot dead by gunmen in Mogadishu.

[Dalsan Radio] Galmudug Electorate Delegate Shot Dead Months After Seeking Govt Protection. Halima Elmi Yussuf a Galmudug electorate delegate was on Thursday night shot dead by gunmen in Mogadishu.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Farmers Justify Killing of Lions

[New Era] Ongwediva -Farmers who controversially gunned down six lions in the Omusati Region said they were left with no choice as these big cats held the lives of their farm workers and their livestock hostage.

[New Era] Ongwediva -Farmers who controversially gunned down six lions in the Omusati Region said they were left with no choice as these big cats held the lives of their farm workers and their livestock hostage.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia