French Agency Provides Facility to Bank Windhoek

[Namibian] Bank Windhoek yesterday announced the conclusion and signing of a facility to the value of 15 million euro (N$216 million) with the Agence Française de Développement (AFD) on Wednesday, 7 June.

[Namibian] Bank Windhoek yesterday announced the conclusion and signing of a facility to the value of 15 million euro (N$216 million) with the Agence Française de Développement (AFD) on Wednesday, 7 June.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

The Homeless Illegally Occupy Govt Houses

[New Era] Windhoek -Government’s failure to make use of all its unoccupied houses in Windhoek has attracted homeless people, some of whom were found selling drugs during a police operation this week.

[New Era] Windhoek -Government's failure to make use of all its unoccupied houses in Windhoek has attracted homeless people, some of whom were found selling drugs during a police operation this week.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Uganda’s Response to the Refugee Crisis

[the Education Commission] Arua, Northern Uganda -We are on Uganda’s northern border with South Sudan. A beautiful area with rolling green hills scattered with small villages comprised of mud huts, mango trees and compact cotton and tobacco fields.

[the Education Commission] Arua, Northern Uganda -We are on Uganda's northern border with South Sudan. A beautiful area with rolling green hills scattered with small villages comprised of mud huts, mango trees and compact cotton and tobacco fields.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

The Sad Case of Leaving Minerals in the Ground

[Zimbabwe Independent] Zimbabwe is now a fully fledged resource cursed country where abundance of natural resources is not contributing to economic growth but rather to recession, depressed liquidity, human rights abuses and unmitigated land and water …

[Zimbabwe Independent] Zimbabwe is now a fully fledged resource cursed country where abundance of natural resources is not contributing to economic growth but rather to recession, depressed liquidity, human rights abuses and unmitigated land and water pollution.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Company Closures Cost Bulawayo Millions

[New Zimbabwe] THE Bulawayo City Council (BCC) has been prejudiced of millions of dollars in unpaid rates by companies that folded due to the country’s economic meltdown.

[New Zimbabwe] THE Bulawayo City Council (BCC) has been prejudiced of millions of dollars in unpaid rates by companies that folded due to the country's economic meltdown.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Moves to Stock Mineral Reserves

[Zimbabwe Independent] The Zimbabwean government is aggressively pushing to rebuild reserves of precious minerals such as gold and diamonds and leverage them for foreign currency resources, businessdigest has learnt.

[Zimbabwe Independent] The Zimbabwean government is aggressively pushing to rebuild reserves of precious minerals such as gold and diamonds and leverage them for foreign currency resources, businessdigest has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Diaspora Remittances Decline in 2017 First Quarter

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwe received $180 m in diaspora remittances through formal channels during the first quarter of 2017, down from 193 million in the corresponding period last year.

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwe received $180 m in diaspora remittances through formal channels during the first quarter of 2017, down from 193 million in the corresponding period last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Oshana Youth Taught How to Make Bricks

[New Era] Oshakati -Ohorongo Cement on Wednesday trained 11 youths from all the 11 constituencies in Oshana on how to make bricks so that they could utilise their new skill to make a living.

[New Era] Oshakati -Ohorongo Cement on Wednesday trained 11 youths from all the 11 constituencies in Oshana on how to make bricks so that they could utilise their new skill to make a living.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Prophet Given Cash to ‘Cleanse’, Vanishes With Couple’s Savings

[New Zimbabwe] Mutare -A self-proclaimed apostolic sect prophet who collected his clients’ savings claiming he had a dream that an evil spirit wanted to wipe it out was caged 10 months by a local magistrate.

[New Zimbabwe] Mutare -A self-proclaimed apostolic sect prophet who collected his clients' savings claiming he had a dream that an evil spirit wanted to wipe it out was caged 10 months by a local magistrate.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Admits Police Corruption, Scraps Spot Fines

[New Zimbabwe] Police will soon abandon spot fines in place of an electronic ticketing system that shall see offending motorists’ vehicles scanned at roadblock spots and being allowed to pay their fines at a later stage.

[New Zimbabwe] Police will soon abandon spot fines in place of an electronic ticketing system that shall see offending motorists' vehicles scanned at roadblock spots and being allowed to pay their fines at a later stage.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe