All That Glitters Is Not Gold in the Fishing Industry

[Namibian] While access to quotas are a concern to many who started dusting off their files with company details and others who are running around to enquire about buying shelf companies in anticipation of the granting of new fishing rights, concern sh…

[Namibian] While access to quotas are a concern to many who started dusting off their files with company details and others who are running around to enquire about buying shelf companies in anticipation of the granting of new fishing rights, concern should also be raised about the way the fishing ministry is moving with the exploitation of our now scarce resource.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Research Commences On Local Antivenom

[New Era] Windhoek -The University of Namibia’s Dr Hage Geingob Campus has sent three young Namibian scientists to Turku University in Finland to undergo studies on snake venom.

[New Era] Windhoek -The University of Namibia's Dr Hage Geingob Campus has sent three young Namibian scientists to Turku University in Finland to undergo studies on snake venom.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Littering Causes Problems for Animals – Manungo

[Namibian] Littering not only leads to environmental pollution, but can cause health problems for animals as well, the lead adviser in the land reform ministry’s communal land development project says.

[Namibian] Littering not only leads to environmental pollution, but can cause health problems for animals as well, the lead adviser in the land reform ministry's communal land development project says.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Reserve Bank Governor Kganyago, a Voice of Reason Amid a Political Cacophony

[Daily Maverick] Reserve Bank Governor Lesetja Kganyago is a level-headed man who remains above the political fray while steering the country’s macroeconomic policy. Kganyago is unassuming and brilliant, assets which got him appointed as the head of th…

[Daily Maverick] Reserve Bank Governor Lesetja Kganyago is a level-headed man who remains above the political fray while steering the country's macroeconomic policy. Kganyago is unassuming and brilliant, assets which got him appointed as the head of the International Monetary and Financial Committee (IMFC). So many would trust him when he says nationalising the Reserve Bank will be costly, risky and a cosmetic exercise.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Refugees Official Granted Bail On Murder Charge

[Namibian] The senior ministry of home affairs official charged with murder over a shooting incident that claimed the life of Windhoek resident Helao Ndjaba was granted bail of N$15 000 yesterday.

[Namibian] The senior ministry of home affairs official charged with murder over a shooting incident that claimed the life of Windhoek resident Helao Ndjaba was granted bail of N$15 000 yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Parliament Wants Solar Project Contract Cancelled

[The Source] A parliamentary committee has recommended that the $202 million Gwanda Solar Project tender, which was awarded to controversial firm Intratrek Zimbabwe in 2015, be immediately withdrawn and that former ministers be prosecuted if they flout…

[The Source] A parliamentary committee has recommended that the $202 million Gwanda Solar Project tender, which was awarded to controversial firm Intratrek Zimbabwe in 2015, be immediately withdrawn and that former ministers be prosecuted if they flouted tender procedures in awarding the contract.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mom of Woman Suspended Revenue Chief Allegedly Assaulted Hopes for Justice

[News24Wire] While the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) has not yet decided whether or not to prosecute suspended SARS commissioner Tom Moyane for assault, the mother of the complainant said she would wait for the legal process to unfold.

[News24Wire] While the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) has not yet decided whether or not to prosecute suspended SARS commissioner Tom Moyane for assault, the mother of the complainant said she would wait for the legal process to unfold.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Solar Farm to Produce Renewable Energy

[Namibian] Mines and energy minister Tom Alweendo said socio-economic development challenges will be addressed more successfully when there is an effective partnership between the government, private sector and Namibian citizens.

[Namibian] Mines and energy minister Tom Alweendo said socio-economic development challenges will be addressed more successfully when there is an effective partnership between the government, private sector and Namibian citizens.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Five Ways Bathabile Dlamini Could Leverage Her Remaining Power to Help Women

[Daily Maverick] In a country where the statistics for murder, rape, sexual assault of girls, women and children match or surpass wartime figures, the Department of Women and Minister of Women in the Presidency, Bathabile Dlamini, should be playing a k…

[Daily Maverick] In a country where the statistics for murder, rape, sexual assault of girls, women and children match or surpass wartime figures, the Department of Women and Minister of Women in the Presidency, Bathabile Dlamini, should be playing a key role.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Financial Mismanagement By Municipalities Perpetuates Oppression of Women and Children

[Daily Maverick] Proper financial management in local government will have a positive impact on service delivery that mostly benefits women, youth and children.

[Daily Maverick] Proper financial management in local government will have a positive impact on service delivery that mostly benefits women, youth and children.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa