Senate Refers Govt’s U.S.$5.5 Billion Loan Request to Committee

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate has referred President Muhammadu Buhari’s request for approval of external loans of $5.5 billion to its Committee on Local and Foreign Debts for consideration.

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate has referred President Muhammadu Buhari's request for approval of external loans of $5.5 billion to its Committee on Local and Foreign Debts for consideration.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cuando Cubango Records Crimes’ Reduction

[ANGOP] Menongue -At least 179 criminal proceedings were lodged to Cuando Cubango’s provincial Court in the second quarter of this year, against 318 in relations to the first quarter 2016.

[ANGOP] Menongue -At least 179 criminal proceedings were lodged to Cuando Cubango's provincial Court in the second quarter of this year, against 318 in relations to the first quarter 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Pensioner Robbed of U.S.$2,000

[New Era] Windhoek -The Namibian police are seeking the public’s assistance in tracing two people who robbed a pensioner and his spouse of their hard-earned money.

[New Era] Windhoek -The Namibian police are seeking the public's assistance in tracing two people who robbed a pensioner and his spouse of their hard-earned money.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Mixed News On Bok Injury Front

[News24Wire] There was some mixed news on the Springbok injury front with confirmation that while Coenie Oosthuizen and Uzair Cassiem will make the end of year tour, Warren Whiteley and others will not.

[News24Wire] There was some mixed news on the Springbok injury front with confirmation that while Coenie Oosthuizen and Uzair Cassiem will make the end of year tour, Warren Whiteley and others will not.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

IEBC Gazettes Poll Officials, Complementary Mechanism of Results Transmission

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has gazetted 290 Constituency Returning Officers and their deputies to oversee the conduct of the fresh presidential election set for October 26.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has gazetted 290 Constituency Returning Officers and their deputies to oversee the conduct of the fresh presidential election set for October 26.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

You Are Not the Boss of Us – Nasa Marches On, Pays Matiangi No Heed

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Nairobi Central Business District is a no-go zone for the National Super Alliance supporters following yesterday’s ban by Acting Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Nairobi Central Business District is a no-go zone for the National Super Alliance supporters following yesterday's ban by Acting Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Interim Storage Hazardous Waste Facility Inaugurated At La Chaumière

[Government of Mauritius] An Interim Storage Hazardous Waste Facility designed to receive hazardous wastes that cannot be disposed locally, was inaugurated yesterday by the Minister of Social Security, National Solidarity, and Environment and Sustainable Development, Mr Etienne Sinatambou, at La Chaumière, Bambous.

[Government of Mauritius] An Interim Storage Hazardous Waste Facility designed to receive hazardous wastes that cannot be disposed locally, was inaugurated yesterday by the Minister of Social Security, National Solidarity, and Environment and Sustainable Development, Mr Etienne Sinatambou, at La Chaumière, Bambous.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Police Alert as Nasa Vows to Defy Matiangi Ban on Demos

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Police have been mobilised in major cities across the country to keep away those who plan to protest in solidarity with the National Super Alliance after their leaders vowed to defy an order barring them from holding demonstration…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Police have been mobilised in major cities across the country to keep away those who plan to protest in solidarity with the National Super Alliance after their leaders vowed to defy an order barring them from holding demonstrations in the main city centres.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya