Karate – Mayvonne Aiming for 2020 Tokyo Olympics

[Namibian] MAYVONNE Swart had just finished captaining a netball game at the Namibian private schools sports tournament in Windhoek on Sunday, and only had a few minutes before refereeing (yes, refereeing) the next game, when she spoke to The Namibian …

[Namibian] MAYVONNE Swart had just finished captaining a netball game at the Namibian private schools sports tournament in Windhoek on Sunday, and only had a few minutes before refereeing (yes, refereeing) the next game, when she spoke to The Namibian about her recent achievement as southern Africa's junior sportswoman of the year.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Court Orders Permanent Forfeiture of N13 Billion Recovered From Ikoyi Residence

[Daily Trust] A Federal High Court in Lagos on Tuesday ordered the final forfeiture to the Federal Government the N13 billion discovered at Flat 7b , House 17, Osborne Road, Ikoyi, Lagos, in April.

[Daily Trust] A Federal High Court in Lagos on Tuesday ordered the final forfeiture to the Federal Government the N13 billion discovered at Flat 7b , House 17, Osborne Road, Ikoyi, Lagos, in April.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Stuck in Bid to Recover Monies Buried in Ivan Ssemwanga’s Grave

[Nation] Uganda’s Directorate of Criminal Investigations (CID) has failed to make headway in the investigations into the burying of money in Ivan Ssemwanga’s grave.

[Nation] Uganda's Directorate of Criminal Investigations (CID) has failed to make headway in the investigations into the burying of money in Ivan Ssemwanga's grave.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Oil and Gas Sector Audit Reports Implementation Still Weak – NEITI

[This Day] Abuja -The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) has said that the country’s implementation of remedial issues contained in its various reports on the activities of its oil, gas, and solid minerals sectors was still w…

[This Day] Abuja -The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) has said that the country's implementation of remedial issues contained in its various reports on the activities of its oil, gas, and solid minerals sectors was still weak.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

New Recruits Strengthen Civil Service Workforce

[Government of Mauritius] A cohort of eighty Management Support Officers and thirty-eight Word Processing Officers has joined the Civil Service on 06 June 2017, with the objective of strengthening the workforce of the Public Service.

[Government of Mauritius] A cohort of eighty Management Support Officers and thirty-eight Word Processing Officers has joined the Civil Service on 06 June 2017, with the objective of strengthening the workforce of the Public Service.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Men Find Gold in Garbage

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Moving around many areas in Lilongwe, one cannot fail to see heaps of uncollected garbage dumped in undesignated areas.

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Moving around many areas in Lilongwe, one cannot fail to see heaps of uncollected garbage dumped in undesignated areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Principal Instructed to Allow Muslim Pupil to Wear Hijab

[News24Wire] A Cape Town school principal has been instructed by the Western Cape education department to allow a Muslim pupil to wear her hijab after he initially wrote a letter to her mother saying, despite his research into Islam, he could not find …

[News24Wire] A Cape Town school principal has been instructed by the Western Cape education department to allow a Muslim pupil to wear her hijab after he initially wrote a letter to her mother saying, despite his research into Islam, he could not find anything stipulating that a hijab must be worn.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa