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[The Conversation Africa] South Africa's Public Protector, Busisiwe Mkhwebane, has ignited a flaring grass fire with recommendations around a R1.2bn bailout paid to a local bank between 1986 and 1995. Known as the "Bankorp/Absa lifeboat", the payment has been a bone of deep contention, with investigations and reports stretching back [...]
Wed, Jun 28, 2017
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[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) has condemned an alleged jobs-for-money scam involving about 300 young prospective job seekers. [...]
Wed, Jun 28, 2017
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[The Conversation Africa] South African power utility Eskom recently repeated that it will not conclude supply contracts with the developers of new renewable energy power stations. These developers were selected under a programme to facilitate private sector involvement in the building of medium-sized renewable energy power stations. [...]
Wed, Jun 28, 2017
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[New Zimbabwe] Harare -A former human resources manager at Tynwald school is in trouble after he allegedly squandered over $17,000 in terminal benefits for retrenched workers. [...]
Wed, Jun 28, 2017
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[Monitor] Mpigi -One person has been confirmed dead and three people injured in two accidents on the Kampala-Masaka Highway. [...]
Wed, Jun 28, 2017
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[New Era] Windhoek -The Namibia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NCCI) has suggested that the country should criminalise lobbying for tender contracts. [...]
Wed, Jun 28, 2017
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[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned Tanzania over what it termed over-optimistic revenue projections, which may force the country to delay the construction of some of its major infrastructural projects. [...]
Wed, Jun 28, 2017
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[News24Wire] In yet further claims of wrongdoing and corruption at South African Airways (SAA), the South Africa Cabin Crew Association (SACCA) will be laying charges against members of SAA board for theft and corruption to the tune more than R1.86bn. [...]
Wed, Jun 28, 2017
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[Citizen] Regional authorities have launched a campaign against child labour in tobacco farming. [...]
Wed, Jun 28, 2017
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[Monitor] The climatic change has brought out an uncertainty in weather patterns. This has affected plants, crops and pollinators. [...]
Wed, Jun 28, 2017
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[Monitor] Agriculturalists describe drip irrigation as a system of providing moisture around the roots of plants by letting water to trickle into the soil. [...]
Wed, Jun 28, 2017
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[Nyasa Times] The construction of the long-awaited $22 million Phalombe district hospital has started with President Peter Mutharika laying a foundation stone commissioning construction works at Migowi in the district and the Kuwaiti building contractor has been given 10 months deadline to complete the project. [...]
Wed, Jun 28, 2017
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[Monitor] You have heard stories of the many things that urine can do; treat diseases, hangover and whatever else. But do you know what magic it could do to your farm? [...]
Wed, Jun 28, 2017
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[Daily News] A group of daring local business operators have taken on the mantle to lead in the promotion of the local content in the oil and gas industry through promotion of job and business opportunities for nationals and local businesses in the sector. [...]
Wed, Jun 28, 2017
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[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Rome -Making agriculture "cool" for young people in Africa is key to lifting millions out of poverty and stemming migration to Europe - African Development Bank president [...]
Tue, Jun 27, 2017
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[New Era] Katima Mulilo -About 100 trucks which were among the approximately 400 haulage trucks seized in Zambia in January and February, and were recently cleared, yesterday left Zambia and entered Namibia via the Wenela border post, ending a long stand-off between Zambia and truck owners. [...]
Tue, Jun 27, 2017
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[263Chat] The Ministry of Small & Medium Enterprises and Cooperative Development has swiftly moved to digitize its operations by registering the ministry's presence on various online media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, Website streaming and YouTube. [...]
Tue, Jun 27, 2017
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[East African] Within the brown -- now refurbished -- four star shaped building lies a small pond, famously known as Lake Bill, named after Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates. [...]
Tue, Jun 27, 2017
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[Namibian] The Namibia Airports Company yesterday said it has taken note of the statements made by former President Hifikepunye Pohamba and President Hage Geingob that the Ondangwa Airport be renamed in honour of the late Andimba Toivo ya Toivo. [...]
Tue, Jun 27, 2017
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[Monitor] Mpigi -Police in Mpigi District have identified victims of the Eid el-Fitr accident in which a minibus collided with a Toyota premio at Kalandazzi swamp along the Kampala - Masaka Highway killing nine on spot. [...]
Tue, Jun 27, 2017
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