Namcor Executives Back At Work but Probe Continues

[New Era] Windhoek -National Petroleum Corporation of Namibia (Namcor) managing director, Immanuel Mulunga, and IT executive Bonifatuis Konjore, resumed work on Monday after being placed on special leave by the board last year.

[New Era] Windhoek -National Petroleum Corporation of Namibia (Namcor) managing director, Immanuel Mulunga, and IT executive Bonifatuis Konjore, resumed work on Monday after being placed on special leave by the board last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Uhuru Park Closed Until Further Notice Ahead of Raila’s Swearing-in

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Uhuru Park has been temporary closed ahead of the planned swearing-in of Raila Odinga’s as the ‘people’s President’ at the venue on January 30.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Uhuru Park has been temporary closed ahead of the planned swearing-in of Raila Odinga's as the 'people's President' at the venue on January 30.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Tributes Continue to Pour in for Late Masekela

[SAnews.gov.za] Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa has paid tribute to jazz legend Hugh Masekela for his contribution to the liberation struggle and the music industry.

[SAnews.gov.za] Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa has paid tribute to jazz legend Hugh Masekela for his contribution to the liberation struggle and the music industry.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

PDM Proposes Value-Addition Quota On Raw Materials

[New Era] Windhoek -Popular Democratic Movement (PDM) leader McHenry Venaani will propose in parliament this year that there be value addition to 30 percent of any Namibian raw materials – from mining to agriculture.

[New Era] Windhoek -Popular Democratic Movement (PDM) leader McHenry Venaani will propose in parliament this year that there be value addition to 30 percent of any Namibian raw materials - from mining to agriculture.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Nxasana Files Appeal Papers in Golden Handshake Saga

[News24Wire] Former National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP) Mxolisi Nxasana has turned to the Constitutional Court following a court ruling relating to his settlement and golden handshake.

[News24Wire] Former National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP) Mxolisi Nxasana has turned to the Constitutional Court following a court ruling relating to his settlement and golden handshake.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

IMF Says Ramaphosa Agrees Reforms Needed to Cut Inequality

[IMF] International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde met the Deputy President of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa, today in Davos. They discussed recent developments and the outlook in South Africa. At the conclusion of the meeting, the Managing Director made the following statement:

[IMF] International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde met the Deputy President of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa, today in Davos. They discussed recent developments and the outlook in South Africa. At the conclusion of the meeting, the Managing Director made the following statement:

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Judge Kisanga Passes Away

[Daily News] Retired Judge Robert Kisanga has passed away at Regency Hospital in Dar es Salaam where he was receiving treatment, Wednesday morning reports confirm.

[Daily News] Retired Judge Robert Kisanga has passed away at Regency Hospital in Dar es Salaam where he was receiving treatment, Wednesday morning reports confirm.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Three, Including Infant Crashed to Death in Kisumu By Tanker

[Capital FM] Kisumu -Three, including a baby, died on Tuesday night when a petroleum tanker overturned on a tuk-tuk at Kachok junction in Kisumu along the highway linking the lakeside city to Nairobi.

[Capital FM] Kisumu -Three, including a baby, died on Tuesday night when a petroleum tanker overturned on a tuk-tuk at Kachok junction in Kisumu along the highway linking the lakeside city to Nairobi.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Tourism to Rake in U.S.$311 Million By 2020

[New Era] Windhoek -The Namibian hospitality industry is projected to inject N$26.4 billion in Namibian coffers by the year 2020 through tourism and other related value-added activities and services within the industry. That amount would be equal to 11…

[New Era] Windhoek -The Namibian hospitality industry is projected to inject N$26.4 billion in Namibian coffers by the year 2020 through tourism and other related value-added activities and services within the industry. That amount would be equal to 11.7 percent of Namibia's overall gross domestic product (GDP). Further, the hospitality industry is projected to create 123,000 job opportunities.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia