Govt Takes Begging Bowl to China

[Namibian] SOURCING funds for the proposed extensive upgrades to the Hosea Kutako International Airport and buying aircraft for Air Namibia are among the objectives of President’s Hage Geingob’s trip to China.

[Namibian] SOURCING funds for the proposed extensive upgrades to the Hosea Kutako International Airport and buying aircraft for Air Namibia are among the objectives of President's Hage Geingob's trip to China.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Dear Equal Education, School Safety Requires a Collective Effort

[Daily Maverick] It is counterproductive to demand that only one group has the authority and right to speak on issues of school safety. In order to improve the complex situation, we must all contribute.

[Daily Maverick] It is counterproductive to demand that only one group has the authority and right to speak on issues of school safety. In order to improve the complex situation, we must all contribute.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Umkhonto We Sizwe – Zuma Unlikely to Get a Fair Trial

[News24Wire] The Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans Association (MKMVA) have said it was unlikely that former president, Jacob Zuma would get a fair trial in South Africa.

[News24Wire] The Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans Association (MKMVA) have said it was unlikely that former president, Jacob Zuma would get a fair trial in South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

If It’s Not Biodegradable, Refuse to Use It – Drinking Straw Becomes Icon of Pollution

[Namibia Economist] An object as insignificant as a drinking straw has just been chosen by an environmental coalition as their symbol of the contamination of nature by plastic.

[Namibia Economist] An object as insignificant as a drinking straw has just been chosen by an environmental coalition as their symbol of the contamination of nature by plastic.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Dino Mudondo Whinges About Song ‘Theft’

[The Herald] Forgotten pint sized Rasta Kwasa musician Dino Mudondo has turned to the Zimbabwe Music Rights Association (Zimura) for intervention in a case in which he is suing a South African music outfit, Afro Soul, for intellectual property theft.

[The Herald] Forgotten pint sized Rasta Kwasa musician Dino Mudondo has turned to the Zimbabwe Music Rights Association (Zimura) for intervention in a case in which he is suing a South African music outfit, Afro Soul, for intellectual property theft.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Nodding Treatment Centre in Ruins

[Monitor] Kitgum -When the nodding syndrome treatment centre at Tumangu in Akwanga Sub-county, Kitgum District, was set up, residents hoped that it would bring services closer to the affected children who were trekking for several kilometres for medica…

[Monitor] Kitgum -When the nodding syndrome treatment centre at Tumangu in Akwanga Sub-county, Kitgum District, was set up, residents hoped that it would bring services closer to the affected children who were trekking for several kilometres for medication.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Discard New Textbook Policy, It Has Failed

[Nation] Recent reports that some 33 million textbooks procured by the government for public schools have multiple errors and misleading facts are quite alarming but not surprising.

[Nation] Recent reports that some 33 million textbooks procured by the government for public schools have multiple errors and misleading facts are quite alarming but not surprising.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya