Tennis – Namibia Off to Great Start in Nairobi

[Namibian] NAMIBIA’s Davis Cup tennis campaign in Nairobi, Kenya got off to a great start when they beat Algeria 3-0 in their first match at the Nairobi Club in the Kenyan capital on Monday.

[Namibian] NAMIBIA's Davis Cup tennis campaign in Nairobi, Kenya got off to a great start when they beat Algeria 3-0 in their first match at the Nairobi Club in the Kenyan capital on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

As DR Congo Grapples with Ebola, Guinea Keeps Up Its Guard

[VOA] Just after a morning rain, Gourma Mamadou was shopping in this capital city’s crowded, open-air Kaloum market. The young man said he was well aware of the current Ebola outbreak simmering some 4,000 kilometers to the southeast in the Democratic R…

[VOA] Just after a morning rain, Gourma Mamadou was shopping in this capital city's crowded, open-air Kaloum market. The young man said he was well aware of the current Ebola outbreak simmering some 4,000 kilometers to the southeast in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, where the World Health Organization reports it has killed 28 people since April.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

More Electoral Violence in Opposition Than Ruling Party – Watchdog

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe Peace Project (ZPP) has recorded a surprise high number of intra-party political violence cases within the troubled main opposition MDC-T than in the ruling Zanu PF party.

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe Peace Project (ZPP) has recorded a surprise high number of intra-party political violence cases within the troubled main opposition MDC-T than in the ruling Zanu PF party.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Domestic Workers Fight Against GBV

[Namibian] LOWEST paid and vulnerable to gender-based violence, the voices of the domestic workers who clean the households of wealthy families need to be heard.

[Namibian] LOWEST paid and vulnerable to gender-based violence, the voices of the domestic workers who clean the households of wealthy families need to be heard.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Izikhothane Task Team Acts Against Uitenhage’s Flashy Spenders

[GroundUp] Ward councillors, residents and the police in KwaNobuhle, Uitenhage, have taken action against the cult of flashy spending by izikhothane which costs their parents enormous amounts of money.

[GroundUp] Ward councillors, residents and the police in KwaNobuhle, Uitenhage, have taken action against the cult of flashy spending by izikhothane which costs their parents enormous amounts of money.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Staff Shortage Delays Medicine Deliveries

[Namibian] A SHORTAGE of staff at the leading public pharmacy at the Windhoek Central Hospital has caused a two-week delay in the delivery of crucial medicine to several old age-homes in Windhoek.

[Namibian] A SHORTAGE of staff at the leading public pharmacy at the Windhoek Central Hospital has caused a two-week delay in the delivery of crucial medicine to several old age-homes in Windhoek.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

How Far Can a Company Slash Wages and Benefits to Maximise Profits? the Constitutional Court Will Decide

[GroundUp] On 28 May 2018, the Constitutional Court heard a case which will determine the extent to which an employer is allowed to slash salaries and benefits in order to maximise profits and to dismiss employees who refuse the change in work conditio…

[GroundUp] On 28 May 2018, the Constitutional Court heard a case which will determine the extent to which an employer is allowed to slash salaries and benefits in order to maximise profits and to dismiss employees who refuse the change in work conditions. The parties to the dispute are the South African Commercial, Catering and Allied Workers' Union (SACCAWU) and Woolworths.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Opposition Leader Ncube Fires Ally for Challenging Son in Council Poll

[New Zimbabwe] MDC leader Welshman Ncube has reportedly sacked party official Mbuso Siso for allegedly ignoring his directive to withdraw his candidature from a Bulawayo council ward which the former’s son is also eying.

[New Zimbabwe] MDC leader Welshman Ncube has reportedly sacked party official Mbuso Siso for allegedly ignoring his directive to withdraw his candidature from a Bulawayo council ward which the former's son is also eying.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe