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South Africa: Parliament concerned over financial impact on SAA due to strike

JOHANNESBURG, The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Public Enterprises in parliament said they were worried about the financial impact the ongoing South African Airways (SAA) strike would have on …

Ethiopia’s Sidama Vote on Autonomy in Latest Test for Restive Regions

HAWASSA, ETHIOPIA - Ethiopia's Sidama people vote on self-determination in a referendum Wednesday closely watched by other restive ethnic groups also seeking more autonomy since reforms by Prime Minister Abiy …

Ethiopia’s Sidama Vote on Autonomy in Latest Test for Restive Regions

HAWASSA, ETHIOPIA - Ethiopia's Sidama people vote on self-determination in a referendum Wednesday closely watched by other restive ethnic groups also seeking more autonomy since reforms by Prime Minister Abiy …

Gambia close to getting first post-Jammeh constitution

BANJUL, The Gambia is gearing up for a new constitution as part of reform efforts following years of authoritarian rule by exiled leader Yahya Jammeh.

A government body mandated with …

US May Remove Sudan From List of State Sponsors of Terrorism, Official Says

The United States no longer has an adversarial relationship with the Sudanese government and is working with its counterparts on the possibility of removing it from a list of state …

Seventy-five children aged up to 16 years died in road accidents

Seventy-five children aged up to 16 years died in road accidents in Namibia between January and 06 November 2019.

A total of 498 children sustained various degrees of injuries in …

Two Namibian ministers resign over bribery scandal involving Icelandic fishing firm

WINDHOEK, Namibia's justice and fisheries ministers resigned on Wednesday over bribery claims involving Icelandic fishing firm Samherji.

Justice Minister Sackeus Shanghala and Fisheries and Marine Resources Minister Bernhard Esau resigned …

Provisional results for special voting in Opuwo Urban Constituency

The provisional results for the special voting for the 2019 Presidential and National Assembly elections in the Opuwo Urban Constituency are as follows:

Presidential election results:

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