Daily Archives: August 19, 2019

At Least 10 Burkina Faso Soldiers Killed in Militant Attack

OUAGADOUGOU - Unidentified militants killed at least 10 soldiers and wounded many others in an attack on a military unit in northern Burkina Faso on Monday, the army said.

Burkina …

Under Pressure, IS Militants in Somalia Look to Ethiopia

Islamic State militants in Somalia say they will release jihadist materials in Amharic � a step unmistakably aimed at winning recruits in restive, neighboring Ethiopia.

The announcement came in the …

SADC leaders concerned about slow growth in intra-SADC trade

The 39th Southern African Development Community (SADC) Summit of Heads of States and Government has noted with great concern the slow growth in the intra-SADC trade levels.

This was revealed …

Three men arrest for hunting without a permit at farm Nooitgedacht

Three men aged between 50 and 70 were on Friday arrested for hunting without a permit at farm Nooitgedacht near Kriess in the Gibeon Constituency on Thursday.

Namibian Police Force …

Zimbabwe Official Defends Crackdown on Protests, Urges Patience with Economy

Zimbabwe's minister of foreign affairs and international trade on Monday defended crackdowns on anti-government demonstrations and urged patience in turning around the country's foundering economy.

Though "everybody's got the right …

Namibian beach volleyball team finishes sixth at AG

Namibia's women beach volleyball team finished sixth out of 19 countries that competed in the event at the 12th edition of the African Games (AG).

The AG which is celebrating …

Ex-Oshakati magistrate to be sentenced next month

Former Oshakati magistrate, Melanie Theron, who was found guilty on multiple charges of corruption in the High Court here last month (in July), will face sentencing early next month (in …

Boy dies after allegedly being run over by unlicensed driver at Kankudi

A 12-year-old boy died on Friday at Kankudi Village in the Kavango West region after an unlicensed driver hit him.

This was indicated in the police report issued on Monday …