First Prosecution Witness Testifies Against TRA Employee Case

[Daily News] PRINCIPAL Human Resources Officer with Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA), Evans Emil yesterday spilled beans before a Dar es Salaam Court while testifying against his employee Jennifer Mushi accused of accumulating wealth beyond her lawful …

[Daily News] PRINCIPAL Human Resources Officer with Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA), Evans Emil yesterday spilled beans before a Dar es Salaam Court while testifying against his employee Jennifer Mushi accused of accumulating wealth beyond her lawful income.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

CRDB Surpasses Rival in Lending Rates Cut

[Daily News] CRDB Bank yesterday cut down borrowing interest rate to 16 per cent from 22 per cent, in a fresh bid to reduce borrowers’ payback burden. The interest rate, however, caters for salary workers in public or private sectors with or without ha…

[Daily News] CRDB Bank yesterday cut down borrowing interest rate to 16 per cent from 22 per cent, in a fresh bid to reduce borrowers' payback burden. The interest rate, however, caters for salary workers in public or private sectors with or without having a bank account with CRDB.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Soccer – Brave Warriors Off to Pretoria to Prepare for Cosafa Cup

[New Era] Windhoek -The Brave Warriors plans for the 2018 Confederation of Southern Africa Football Associations (Cosafa) Cup are on course as they departed for the Pretoria High Performance Centre (HPC) on Saturday ahead of their quarterfinals clash a…

[New Era] Windhoek -The Brave Warriors plans for the 2018 Confederation of Southern Africa Football Associations (Cosafa) Cup are on course as they departed for the Pretoria High Performance Centre (HPC) on Saturday ahead of their quarterfinals clash against Zambia this weekend in Polokwane.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Namibia Seeks Innovative Ways to Address Human-Wildlife Conflict

[New Era] Khorixas -Namibia is currently developing a project proposal for innovative solutions to human wildlife conflict, which will soon be submitted to the Green Climate Fund (GCF) for funding consideration.

[New Era] Khorixas -Namibia is currently developing a project proposal for innovative solutions to human wildlife conflict, which will soon be submitted to the Green Climate Fund (GCF) for funding consideration.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Deficit for Environmental Investment Fund

[New Era] Windhoek -Member of the National Council and Kabbe South Constituency Councillor, John Likando is puzzled that the budget vote only allocates a total amount of N$8 million to the Environmental Investment Fund of Namibia (EIF).

[New Era] Windhoek -Member of the National Council and Kabbe South Constituency Councillor, John Likando is puzzled that the budget vote only allocates a total amount of N$8 million to the Environmental Investment Fund of Namibia (EIF).

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Homeless People to Help Shape Nation’s Agenda

[New Era] Windhoek -In an attempt to tackle homelessness in Namibia, the National Council has launched a first ‘Homeless People’s Parliament’ session where these vulnerable members of society will debate and help shape the national agenda. Although the…

[New Era] Windhoek -In an attempt to tackle homelessness in Namibia, the National Council has launched a first 'Homeless People's Parliament' session where these vulnerable members of society will debate and help shape the national agenda. Although there is a lack of statistics on the number of homeless people in Namibia, they are a regular presence on the streets and central business districts where they beg for money and food or are perusing garbage bins.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Ethiopia’s Green Growth Goals – a Launchpad for Wider Climate Action in Africa

[IPS] The vision for a sustainable future in Africa is being realized at a time of great possibilities and this vision is underpinned by a shift in continental focus towards sustainable and inclusive economic growth and development. This focus highligh…

[IPS] The vision for a sustainable future in Africa is being realized at a time of great possibilities and this vision is underpinned by a shift in continental focus towards sustainable and inclusive economic growth and development. This focus highlights strategic efforts towards poverty alleviation, resilience building, promoting sustainable infrastructure and, efficient management of natural resources.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Increase in Drug Abuse Among Koës Learners

[New Era] Koës -Keetmanshoop Rural Constituency Councillor Elias !Kharuxab is disturbed by drug activities in his area saying school learners are being turned into drug dealers.

[New Era] Koës -Keetmanshoop Rural Constituency Councillor Elias !Kharuxab is disturbed by drug activities in his area saying school learners are being turned into drug dealers.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Public-Private Pacts Open Doors to Climate Finance in Rwanda and Ethiopia

[IPS] Busan -The Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) presented the African model of a National Financing Vehicle in which the governments of Rwanda and Ethiopia have successfully promoted green growth and climate resilience, at an event May 25 on the …

[IPS] Busan -The Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) presented the African model of a National Financing Vehicle in which the governments of Rwanda and Ethiopia have successfully promoted green growth and climate resilience, at an event May 25 on the sidelines of the annual meetings of the Board of Governors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) in Busan, South Korea.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia