Too Many Police Cases Withdrawn, MPs Say

[New Era] Windhoek -Members of the Parliamentary Standing committee on Gender Equality, Social Development and Family Affairs have expressed concern over the constant withdrawing of police cases by gender based violence victims.

[New Era] Windhoek -Members of the Parliamentary Standing committee on Gender Equality, Social Development and Family Affairs have expressed concern over the constant withdrawing of police cases by gender based violence victims.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Former Multi-Choice Manager Up for N$2 Million Fraud

[New Era] Windhoek -Manga Nawa Mukena, the former marketing manager at Multi-Choice Namibia, made her second appearance before the Windhoek Magistrate’s Court on Friday for having allegedly defrauded her employer of an amount of N$2 million.

[New Era] Windhoek -Manga Nawa Mukena, the former marketing manager at Multi-Choice Namibia, made her second appearance before the Windhoek Magistrate's Court on Friday for having allegedly defrauded her employer of an amount of N$2 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

//Kharas Backs Geingob for Swapo Presidency

[New Era] Keetmanshoop -The Swapo Party in the //Kharas Region has pledged its unwavering support to President Hage Geingob as the sole candidate for the Swapo Party presidency.

[New Era] Keetmanshoop -The Swapo Party in the //Kharas Region has pledged its unwavering support to President Hage Geingob as the sole candidate for the Swapo Party presidency.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Backyard Petrol Stations Booming At Oshikango

[New Era] Oshikango -Backyard filling stations are on the increase at the border town of Oshikango as unemployed Angolans are enticed by the economic crisis in Angola to smuggle petroleum products into Namibia where there is seemingly a booming market …

[New Era] Oshikango -Backyard filling stations are on the increase at the border town of Oshikango as unemployed Angolans are enticed by the economic crisis in Angola to smuggle petroleum products into Namibia where there is seemingly a booming market for the product.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Minimum Wage for Domestic Workers Up By 11 Percent in October

[New Era] Windhoek -An increase of 11 percent has been approved for all domestic workers in the country. The new mandatory minimum wage for domestic workers, including certain revised conditions of employment, will come into effect on October 1.

[New Era] Windhoek -An increase of 11 percent has been approved for all domestic workers in the country. The new mandatory minimum wage for domestic workers, including certain revised conditions of employment, will come into effect on October 1.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Health Faculty Not Badly Affected By Budget Cuts

[New Era] Windhoek -The dean of the University of Namibia (Unam)’s Faculty of Health Sciences, Professor Peter Nyarango, has said phase three of the construction of the school Health Sciences campus has not been affected by the budget cuts.

[New Era] Windhoek -The dean of the University of Namibia (Unam)'s Faculty of Health Sciences, Professor Peter Nyarango, has said phase three of the construction of the school Health Sciences campus has not been affected by the budget cuts.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Marginalised Kavangos Want Their Fair Share

[New Era] Rundu -The petitioners who claimed that central government committed a monumental injustice through the exclusion and marginalisation of Kavangos, the Muzokumwe Volunteer Organisation, is putting together a response that will be handed to gov…

[New Era] Rundu -The petitioners who claimed that central government committed a monumental injustice through the exclusion and marginalisation of Kavangos, the Muzokumwe Volunteer Organisation, is putting together a response that will be handed to government via Vice President Nickey Iyambo.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Mauritius Poised to Become a Role Model in Efforts to Curb Greenhouse Gases

[Government of Mauritius] Mauritius’ contribution to global emissions of greenhouse gases (GHG) stood only at around 0.01 % last year, and yet it is the 7th most exposed country of the world to natural disasters. This undoubtedly calls for enhancing ou…

[Government of Mauritius] Mauritius' contribution to global emissions of greenhouse gases (GHG) stood only at around 0.01 % last year, and yet it is the 7th most exposed country of the world to natural disasters. This undoubtedly calls for enhancing our adaptive capacity in regards to the adverse effects of climate change.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

NSDP – 94 Unemployed Youth Complete Training in Third Language Course for Business

[Government of Mauritius] A total of 94 unemployed youth, holders of School Certificate and Higher School Certificate qualifications, received their certificate of achievement after completing a customised training programme in a Third Language course for Business under the National Skills Development Programme (NSDP), yesterday at the BPML Conference Hall, Ebène. The Minister of Education and Human Resources, Tertiary Education and Scientific Research, Mrs Leela Devi Dookun-Luchoomun, was present on this occasion.

[Government of Mauritius] A total of 94 unemployed youth, holders of School Certificate and Higher School Certificate qualifications, received their certificate of achievement after completing a customised training programme in a Third Language course for Business under the National Skills Development Programme (NSDP), yesterday at the BPML Conference Hall, Ebène. The Minister of Education and Human Resources, Tertiary Education and Scientific Research, Mrs Leela Devi Dookun-Luchoomun, was present on this occasion.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius