Cigarrette Fraud Convict Sentenced to 10 Years

[New Era] Windhoek -Both the State and the defence counsel for a woman convicted of fraud involving cigarettes asked the court to sentence her to 10 years’ imprisonment with part of the sentence suspended.

[New Era] Windhoek -Both the State and the defence counsel for a woman convicted of fraud involving cigarettes asked the court to sentence her to 10 years' imprisonment with part of the sentence suspended.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Important Steps Taken, but Human Rights Violations Continues

[HRW] Tunisians now enjoy their human rights to a greater extent than they did under President Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali, whom they ousted in 2011. Since 2011, they have adopted a new constitution, held free and fair legislative and presidential election…

[HRW] Tunisians now enjoy their human rights to a greater extent than they did under President Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali, whom they ousted in 2011. Since 2011, they have adopted a new constitution, held free and fair legislative and presidential elections, and adopted progressive laws. These steps notwithstanding, serious human rights violations, including torture, lack of accountability for past human rights violations, arbitrary house arrests and travel restrictions under the state of emergency continue.

source: AllAfrica News: Tunisia

6 Endangered Birds That You Can Still See in Seychelles

[Seychelles News Agency] Seychelles is a small island nation whose economy is largely dependent on protecting its natural environment for tourism. The island nation’s government and various organisations are working hard to ensure the protection of the…

[Seychelles News Agency] Seychelles is a small island nation whose economy is largely dependent on protecting its natural environment for tourism. The island nation's government and various organisations are working hard to ensure the protection of the species endemic to the Seychelles.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Landlord Arrested After Tenant Dies of Electric Shock

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Police in Soche have arrested a man after electrical power extension which is allegedly that he did illegally at his plot killed his female tenant, police has confirmed.

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Police in Soche have arrested a man after electrical power extension which is allegedly that he did illegally at his plot killed his female tenant, police has confirmed.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Mutharika Woos U.S. Investors to Malawi

[Malawi News Agency] New York -Malawi and Africa as whole remain potential destinations for investment because they still possess abundant resources for production, Malawi’s President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika has said.

[Malawi News Agency] New York -Malawi and Africa as whole remain potential destinations for investment because they still possess abundant resources for production, Malawi's President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Education Is a Humanitarian Cause – APM

[Malawi News Agency] New York -President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika Wednesday morning joined a high level delegation at the UN General Assembly in discussing the alarming education crisis that has left close to 264 million children and adolescents ou…

[Malawi News Agency] New York -President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika Wednesday morning joined a high level delegation at the UN General Assembly in discussing the alarming education crisis that has left close to 264 million children and adolescents out of school.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi