Airport Bosses Charged

[Namibian] Suspended Namibia Airports Company chief executive Tamer El-Kallawi is facing up to 36 charges of corruption, bribery, fraud and dishonesty.

[Namibian] Suspended Namibia Airports Company chief executive Tamer El-Kallawi is facing up to 36 charges of corruption, bribery, fraud and dishonesty.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Police Officers Arrested for Foiled Robbery

[SAnews.gov.za] Eight suspects, including three police officers, were arrested on Thursday following the foiled robbery of a cellphone store at the Fourways Mall, north of Johannesburg.

[SAnews.gov.za] Eight suspects, including three police officers, were arrested on Thursday following the foiled robbery of a cellphone store at the Fourways Mall, north of Johannesburg.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Biggest Diamond Found in a Century Sells for U.S.$53 Million

[This is Africa] La Rona, the biggest diamond unearthed in Botswana and the largest find in more than a century, second in size only to the Cullinan diamond cut into the British Crown jewels has been sold, fetching a massive $53 million. The gem owned …

[This is Africa] La Rona, the biggest diamond unearthed in Botswana and the largest find in more than a century, second in size only to the Cullinan diamond cut into the British Crown jewels has been sold, fetching a massive $53 million. The gem owned by Canadian company, Lucara was sold to London-based Graff Diamonds, which paid US$47,777 per carat for the diamond.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

The Ambazonia Declaration – How the Govt Can Avoid Bloodshed

[allAfrica] Cape Town -On September 22, while President Paul Biya was attending the UN conference in Washington, massive protests across Cameroon’s Anglophone regions brought thousands of people to the streets. It was one of the biggest protests the re…

[allAfrica] Cape Town -On September 22, while President Paul Biya was attending the UN conference in Washington, massive protests across Cameroon's Anglophone regions brought thousands of people to the streets. It was one of the biggest protests the regime has seen in over three decades in power. But the fact that it went ahead despite the interdicts and curfews from government authorities should give the authorities a sense of the seriousness of the situation.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Mugabe Expected in Pretoria

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe is expected in South Africa on Tuesday next week on an official visit, the presidency has said in a statement. “President Jacob Zuma will on Tuesday, 03 October 2017, host the President of the Republic of…

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe is expected in South Africa on Tuesday next week on an official visit, the presidency has said in a statement. "President Jacob Zuma will on Tuesday, 03 October 2017, host the President of the Republic of Zimbabwe, His Excellency President Robert Mugabe, during his official visit to South Africa to attend the 2nd Session of the South Africa-Zimbabwe Bi-National Commission (BNC) scheduled to take place in Pretoria," read part of the statement.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Nyenswah Addresses IANPHI

[New Dawn] The Director General of the National Public Health Institute of Liberia, Mr. Tolbert Nyenswah has addressed the International Association of National Public Health Institutes (IANPHI).

[New Dawn] The Director General of the National Public Health Institute of Liberia, Mr. Tolbert Nyenswah has addressed the International Association of National Public Health Institutes (IANPHI).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Civil Law Court Hears DDC, Simeon Freeman Case

[New Dawn] The Civil Law Court at the Temple of Justice on Capitol Hill, Monrovia has begun its first hearing into the Action of Damage for Wrong Libel lawsuit filed by Deepening Democracy Coalition (DDC) a conglomeration of four media-related institut…

[New Dawn] The Civil Law Court at the Temple of Justice on Capitol Hill, Monrovia has begun its first hearing into the Action of Damage for Wrong Libel lawsuit filed by Deepening Democracy Coalition (DDC) a conglomeration of four media-related institutions against Mr. Simeon Freeman, Political Leader and Standard Bearer of the Movement for Progressive Change party (MPC).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia