Daily Archives: July 30, 2013

Government today expressed concern over a reported increase in child prostitution

SOUTH AFRICA: Government today expressed concern over a reported increase in child prostitution, particularly in the Free State.

Acting government spokeswoman Phumla Williams said in a statement they are calling on the law enforcement agencies …

Three Zimbabwean exiles chained themselves to a statue of Nelson Mandela in South Africa saying they wanted ‘freedom’ for their homeland

JOHANNESBURG: Three Zimbabwean exiles chained themselves to a statue of anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela in South Africa today, saying they wanted ‘freedom’ for their homeland on the eve of elections there.

Butholezwe Nyathi, one of …

Norway’s jailed mass killer who published a 1,500-page manifesto moments before murderous spree, has applied to study political science at University of Oslo

OSLO: Norway’s jailed mass killer Anders Behring Breivik, who published a 1,500-page manifesto moments before his 2011 murderous spree, has applied to study political science at the University of Oslo.

The university’s rector, Ole Petter …

NBWU refuses to accept FNB’s 7.5 per cent salary increase offer

WINDHOEK: The Namibia Bank Workers Union (NBWU) says it has turned down First National Bank of Namibia (FNB)’s latest offer of a 7.5 per cent salary increase for its employees.

Speaking during a media briefing …

Bring culprits who start fires to face the law: Mutorwa

WINDHOEK: The Minister of Agriculture, Water and Forestry, John Mutorwa says the time has come to identify, arrest and punish culprits who start veld fires.

He made the call to traditional authorities, regional councillors, governors …