State Denies Turning Patients Away Over Non-Payment

[Namibian] PATIENTS who fail to pay the required N$4 for clinic visits are never turned away, despite claims to the contrary, //Karas health control officer David Lamberth says.

[Namibian] PATIENTS who fail to pay the required N$4 for clinic visits are never turned away, despite claims to the contrary, //Karas health control officer David Lamberth says.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Parliament to Engage Tobacco Stakeholders

[The Herald] The Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Lands, Agriculture and Irrigation Development will next week engage stakeholders and farmers in the tobacco industry to assess developments in the sector. Chairperson of the committee Cde Christophe…

[The Herald] The Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Lands, Agriculture and Irrigation Development will next week engage stakeholders and farmers in the tobacco industry to assess developments in the sector. Chairperson of the committee Cde Christopher Chitindi, who also represents Muzarabani South in the National Assembly, yesterday said they wanted to understand the challenges in the tobacco industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Robbers Disarm, Hack Guard and Disappear With Gun

[New Zimbabwe] A security guard who left his workplace unattended accompanying his wife to a local bus stop at night was left for dead by a group of six robbers who disarmed him and hacked him with a machete.

[New Zimbabwe] A security guard who left his workplace unattended accompanying his wife to a local bus stop at night was left for dead by a group of six robbers who disarmed him and hacked him with a machete.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

AGF, NDLEA – Kashamu Would Not Be Extradited Until Court Cases Are Over

[This Day] Abuja -The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice (AGF) and the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have said Senator, Buruji Kashamu will not be extradited to face drug-related offences in the United States unti…

[This Day] Abuja -The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice (AGF) and the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have said Senator, Buruji Kashamu will not be extradited to face drug-related offences in the United States until all court actions in respect of his extradition are resolved.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Urged to Review Increase in Tariff for Tomato Concentrates

[This Day] The Group Managing Director of Sonia Foods Industries Limited, Mr. Nnamdi Nnodebe has called on the federal government to consider the plight of local manufacturers and review the increase in the tariff for tomato concentrates from five to 5…

[This Day] The Group Managing Director of Sonia Foods Industries Limited, Mr. Nnamdi Nnodebe has called on the federal government to consider the plight of local manufacturers and review the increase in the tariff for tomato concentrates from five to 50per cent, and the $1,500 levy on each metric tonne of tomato concentrate imported into the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Fayose’s Journey in Futility

[This Day] Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose has declared his intention to seek an extension of his tenure beyond 2018. In view of the plethora of authorities which render such adventure a waste of resources, Davidson Iriekpen asks why the governor …

[This Day] Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose has declared his intention to seek an extension of his tenure beyond 2018. In view of the plethora of authorities which render such adventure a waste of resources, Davidson Iriekpen asks why the governor wants to embark on a futile mission

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria