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Is Kenya’s Government Fighting Corruption or Just Conducting Political Theatrics?

NAIROBI - Last week, the governor of Kenya's capital Nairobi was charged with economic crimes involving millions of dollars. The arrest appears to be in line with President Uhuru's Kenyatta's …

Botswana’s Khama Hits Out Over Corruption Allegations

GABORONE, BOTSWANA - Botswana's former President has hit back against corruption allegations, vowing to sue a lead investigator for defamation after he accused the ex-leader of syphoning-off billions in state …

Egypt Urges Decisive Action Against States Backing ‘Terror’

CAIRO - Egypt's president Wednesday called for "decisive" and "collective" action against countries supporting "terrorism" in an apparent reference to Turkey and Qatar, who back the Muslim Brotherhood group, which …

Guinea Hit by Fresh Anti-Government Rallies

CONAKRY - Guineans took to the streets en masse on Tuesday, in the latest round of mass anti-government protests to hit the fragile West African state.

Around one million people …

Ondangwa council members retain positions

Swapo members of the Ondangwa Town Council in the Oshana Region on Monday re-elected themselves in their positions to maintain a status quo in their council.

They retained their positions …

Physically challenged boy drowns at Oshakati

A 10-year-old boy drowned in a river at Oshamale village in the Oshakati East Constituency of Oshana region on Friday.

Confirming the incident, Inspector Thomas Aiyambo of the Namibian Police …

UN and NamPol vow to guard against human rights violations in Namibia

The UN System will continue to defend the universality of human rights and their ability to act free from threats, violence, harassment and reprisals in Namibia.

This was said by …

Government reaffirms commitment to GBV cause

In its efforts to reduce the Gender-based Violence (GBV) in the country, the government of the Republic of Namibia has taken various measures to enact laws that relates to GBV.…