World University Rugby Sevens Begins

[New Era] Windhoek -The much-anticipated 8th edition of the World University Rugby Sevens Championships will today get underway at the coastal town of Swakopmund, officially marking the tournament’s first edition to be held in Africa.

[New Era] Windhoek -The much-anticipated 8th edition of the World University Rugby Sevens Championships will today get underway at the coastal town of Swakopmund, officially marking the tournament's first edition to be held in Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Police Deny Receiving Report on UPND Attack

The Zambia Police Service has responded to allegations that the UPND campaign team in Lusaka was attacked by suspected PF cadres whilst doing their campaigns. Responding to numerous queries in the Zambi Police WhatsApp group, Police spokeswoman, Esther Katongo, said … Continued

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The Zambia Police Service has responded to allegations that the UPND campaign team in Lusaka was attacked by suspected PF cadres whilst doing their campaigns. Responding to numerous queries in the Zambi Police WhatsApp group, Police spokeswoman, Esther Katongo, said that Woodlands Police Station has not received any such report. “We wish to state that Police at Woodlands have not received any report suggesting that the UPND Mayoral candidate Mr Kangwa Chileshe was attacked last night,” Katongo said. She instead indicated that UPND Chairperson, for Elections, Sylvia Masebo reported a case of being trailed by suspected PF Cadres. “The only report received by the station was from Ms Silvia Masebo who went to the station to report that they had spotted four Land cruisers moving around on Burma road near a house where the UPND were distributing their campaign materials and that  they suspected the same people to be members of the Patriotic Front” stated Katongo. She said that Police Officers rushed to the same area and did not find anyone at the said place. “If the UPND Mayarol candidate was attacked, then may we be informed on where the matter was reported” demanded Katongo. The post Police Deny Receiving Report on UPND Attack appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Rugby Players Sleep On the Street Before Tunisian Gold Cup Fixture

[This is Africa] Rugby Africa and the Tunisia Rugby Union (TRU) have apologised to Zimbabwe after their players slept on the street in protest at poor accommodation before a Gold Cup fixture against Tunisia. “I can assure you that there was absolutely …

[This is Africa] Rugby Africa and the Tunisia Rugby Union (TRU) have apologised to Zimbabwe after their players slept on the street in protest at poor accommodation before a Gold Cup fixture against Tunisia. "I can assure you that there was absolutely no intention to destabilise our opponents," said Khaled Babbou, an executive member of both TRU and Rugby Africa

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Fisheries Underspends By N$6,7m

[Namibian] THE fisheries ministry underspent by N$ 6,7 million for the financial year ended March 2017, an audit report by auditor general Junias Kandjeke indicates.

[Namibian] THE fisheries ministry underspent by N$ 6,7 million for the financial year ended March 2017, an audit report by auditor general Junias Kandjeke indicates.

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RTSA Record 36 Convictions in Mansa

The Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) recorded 36 convictions in the Mansa Fast Track Court on Traffic offences in the first week of this month. ROAD TRANSPORT AND SAFETY AGENCY PRESS RELEASE MANSA MOTORIST CONVICTED FOR DRINK DRIVING LUSAKA, … Continued

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The Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) recorded 36 convictions in the Mansa Fast Track Court on Traffic offences in the first week of this month. ROAD TRANSPORT AND SAFETY AGENCY PRESS RELEASE MANSA MOTORIST CONVICTED FOR DRINK DRIVING LUSAKA, July, 12th, 2018 The Mansa Fast Track Court on road traffic offences has convicted and fined Mwale Nyirenda Roderick for driving a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol. The Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) has also secured 36 convictions in the Mansa Fast Track Court on Traffic offences in the first week of this month. The highest convictions were for Expired Road Tax with Seven convictions, Expired Insurance four convictions, permitting the use of a Motor Vehicle with Expired Test Certificate with three convictions and Affixing of Tokens two convictions. Other offences that resulted in convictions were driving under the Influence of Alcohol, Plying for Hire and Reward, driving a Motor Vehicle in a dangerous condition and Use of a Motor Vehicle without a Road Service License. In certain instances, some motorists were found with multiple counts (offences). In another development, the Lusaka Fast Track Court on road traffic offences secured a total of 949 convictions for various traffic offences during the second quarter of 2018. Among the leading offences recorded were 345 for dangerous driving, 307 for expired road tax, 221 for expired test certificate and 124 for uninsured motor vehicles, 91 for unlicensed drivers and 58 for use of hand held mobile phone whilst driving. The RTSA would like to inform members of the public that it will sustain its traffic law enforcement programmes and continue extending prosecution of offenders countrywide in order to ensure total compliance among motorist and provide safety to all road users. Issued by: MUKELA MANGOLWA PUBLIC RELATIONS MANAGER   The post RTSA Record 36 Convictions in Mansa appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Kerewan Area Council Face NA Select Committee – Presents Report On 2015/16

[Foroyaa] The National Assembly (NA) Select Committee on Local Government and Lands, Ombudsman and IEC, received the audited activity report of the Kerewan Area Council on their projects, for the years 2015 and 2016.

[Foroyaa] The National Assembly (NA) Select Committee on Local Government and Lands, Ombudsman and IEC, received the audited activity report of the Kerewan Area Council on their projects, for the years 2015 and 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Gamtel Top Brass Cross-Examined By Mobicell Lawyer

[Foroyaa] Top officials of the National Telecommunication Company (GAMTEL) were yesterday cross-examined by Malick Mba’I, attorney for Mr. Balla Jassey, Mobicell Blue Ocean Wireless and the Multimedia Gateway Incorporation (MGI).

[Foroyaa] Top officials of the National Telecommunication Company (GAMTEL) were yesterday cross-examined by Malick Mba'I, attorney for Mr. Balla Jassey, Mobicell Blue Ocean Wireless and the Multimedia Gateway Incorporation (MGI).

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia