Southern Africa

By IAfrica
In Zambia
Apr 23rd, 2014
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Police in Luanshya have recovered K51, 414 and a Toyota corolla motor vehicle among other things used in the armed robbery involving K541, 736 belonging to Antelope Milling Company Limited.The robbery took place outside Standard Charted Bank Luanshya branch on Monday afternoon. Masked bandits opened ...
By IAfrica
In Zambia
Apr 23rd, 2014
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Time Posted: April 23, 2014 11:11 am 90 views | Add a Comment |  Email This Post |  Print This Post | Police in Solwezi have arrested one suspect alleged to be part of the mob of mourners that assaulted Chief Chikola of the Lamba people of Solwezi district over the weekend. Chief Chikola wa...
By IAfrica
In Columns
Apr 23rd, 2014
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Namibian football authorities just never cease to amaze those who follow the game with keen interest, including yours truly. A quick hypothesis would speculate that many organizations, be it football or corporate businesses are primarily guided by standing rules and regulations. Now, can the powers t...
By IAfrica
In Business & Finance
Apr 23rd, 2014
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Dr Wilfred Isak April THIS week I am going to talk about creativity and innovation. Creativity is not just about inspiration, it is a skill you can learn, practise and perfect. Before we dwell deeper into today’s discussion I really want you to think about the following slogans: “You are ...
By IAfrica
In Business & Finance
Apr 23rd, 2014
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WINDHOEK – The government together with stakeholders in the energy sector should draft a law on renewable energy and energy efficiency as a matter of urgency. Net metering for domestic solar photovoltaic installations must also be made available across all electricity distribution and supply en...
By IAfrica
In Business & Finance
Apr 23rd, 2014
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WINDHOEK – The Namibia Statistics Agency (NSA) has rubbished claims made by some of the contracted enumerators working on the ongoing agricultural census about alleged poor working conditions. Amongst the complaints lodged with New Era were that workers only receive N$60 per day for both food a...
By IAfrica
In Business & Finance
Apr 23rd, 2014
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RUNDU - Construction industry workers in Kavango West and Kavango East are complaining of employers not paying the agreed minimum wage for the construction industry. The Metal and Allied Namibian Workers Union (Manwu) regional branch organiser Richard Matengu said the union has received complaints of...
By IAfrica
In Business & Finance
Apr 23rd, 2014
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WINDHOEK- Government should focus on the inclusion of the informal sector to boost its contribution to the mainstream economy, a local economic analyst has proposed. His comment follows the findings in the African Development Bank 2013 report, titled “Recognizing Africa’s Informal Sector,...
By IAfrica
In Cabinet
Apr 23rd, 2014
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WINDHOEK – Namibia has congratulated the new Prime Minister of the Republic of Madagascar, Christopher Roger Kolo, for the appointment of a new cabinet that was announced on April 16. President Hery Rajaonarimampianina elected Kolo as PM on April 11. Namibia’s Foreign Affairs Minister Net...
By IAfrica
In South Africa
Apr 23rd, 2014
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South Africa will hold its fifth democratic national and provincial elections on May 7. These elections will be historic as they coincide with the anniversary of 20 Years of Freedom. At the same time young people born in 1994 will be able to vote for the first time....