Accountant Fined R100 000 for Contempt of Court

[News24Wire] Natal accountant and tax adviser has been slapped with a R100 000 contempt of court fine for refusing to say what happened to millions of rands paid out by the Road Accident Fund – which were under his control.

[News24Wire] Natal accountant and tax adviser has been slapped with a R100 000 contempt of court fine for refusing to say what happened to millions of rands paid out by the Road Accident Fund - which were under his control.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

No Blood Found During Probe Into Coligny Murder Accused’s Vehicle – Police

[News24Wire] An investigation of the vehicle, which murder-accused farm workers Pieter Doorewaard and Philip Schutte had driven when they allegedly murdered a teen in Coligny, revealed no signs of blood, the North West High Court in Mahikeng heard on T…

[News24Wire] An investigation of the vehicle, which murder-accused farm workers Pieter Doorewaard and Philip Schutte had driven when they allegedly murdered a teen in Coligny, revealed no signs of blood, the North West High Court in Mahikeng heard on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

MTC Deal Approved Without Key Documents

[Namibian] The Communications Regulatory Authority of Namibia (Cran) approved the buying of MTC shares worth N$2,3 billion from a foreign company, despite concerns that key Cabinet documents were not submitted when the transaction was finalised by the …

[Namibian] The Communications Regulatory Authority of Namibia (Cran) approved the buying of MTC shares worth N$2,3 billion from a foreign company, despite concerns that key Cabinet documents were not submitted when the transaction was finalised by the regulator.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Sowa At Advanced Stage On Led Project

[Botswana Daily News] Sowa Town -Sowa Town mayor Mr George Maphane has said Sowa Town Council was at an advanced stage to undertake a Local Economic Development (LED) initiative project.

[Botswana Daily News] Sowa Town -Sowa Town mayor Mr George Maphane has said Sowa Town Council was at an advanced stage to undertake a Local Economic Development (LED) initiative project.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

City Streets – Why South Africa Should Design More People-Friendly Spaces

[The Conversation Africa] Streets have many purposes. They carry traffic. They’re conduits for electrical, telephone and water services to homes and businesses; below ground, they provide sewer and storm water networks. They have another crucial use to…

[The Conversation Africa] Streets have many purposes. They carry traffic. They're conduits for electrical, telephone and water services to homes and businesses; below ground, they provide sewer and storm water networks. They have another crucial use too: they are or should be prominent public spaces in cities.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Zesn’s Comment On the ZEC BVR Provisional Statistics

[Kubatana.net] Following several requests by the Zimbabwe Election Support Network ZESN and other stakeholders for Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) to release data, on the numbers of voters registered disaggregated by province and gender, the ZEC pu…

[Kubatana.net] Following several requests by the Zimbabwe Election Support Network ZESN and other stakeholders for Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) to release data, on the numbers of voters registered disaggregated by province and gender, the ZEC published the Biometric Voter Registration BVR data on its website in March 2018. Analysis of the data indicates that registration was generally high across all provinces. The BVR exercise resulted in higher numbers of youth and women registering as voters.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Meatco Producer Prices At a Record High

[Namibia Economist] Meatco has increased producer prices, which are now at their highest level ever, with prices currently ranging from N$40.95 for C-grades to N$46.95 for A-grades for 260kg carcasses.

[Namibia Economist] Meatco has increased producer prices, which are now at their highest level ever, with prices currently ranging from N$40.95 for C-grades to N$46.95 for A-grades for 260kg carcasses.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Salvage of Stricken Boat Starts

[Namibian] A team of expert salvage engineers from Japan’s Nippon Salvage Company, as well as a special salvage tug from Cape Town, the SA Amandla, arrived at Walvis Bay on Saturday, and are currently preparing for a major salvage operation of the Japa…

[Namibian] A team of expert salvage engineers from Japan's Nippon Salvage Company, as well as a special salvage tug from Cape Town, the SA Amandla, arrived at Walvis Bay on Saturday, and are currently preparing for a major salvage operation of the Japanese fishing vessel, the Fukuseki Maru.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia