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SADC versus Cyclone Dineo …. the good, the bad and the ugly
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SADC versus Cyclone Dineo …. the good, the bad and the ugly

Staff Reporter - Mar 27, 2017

By Mpho Tebele GABORONE-The good news about Cyclone Dineo that hit the region last month is that the Southern African Development Community (SADC) food security is expected…

Region braces for upsurge in malaria cases
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Region braces for upsurge in malaria cases

Staff Reporter - Mar 27, 2017

By Mpho Tebele GABORONE -The Southern African region is bracing for increase in cases of malaria disease outbreak with Botswana and Zimbabwe issuing fresh alerts while other…

Region commits to Lesotho stability
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Region commits to Lesotho stability

Staff Reporter - Mar 27, 2017

By Sechaba Mokhethi MASERU - The Southern African Development Community (SADC) has once again been called into the fray to safeguard peace and stability in the conflict-prone…

SADC leaders worry over Lesotho’s political volatility
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SADC leaders worry over Lesotho’s political volatility

Staff Reporter - Mar 27, 2017

By Innocent Gore recently in Ezulwini, Swaziland THE Southern African Development Community (SADC) has expressed concern at the changing political dynamics in Lesotho that have necessitated the…

Geingob urges Namibians to guard country’s independence jealously
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Geingob urges Namibians to guard country’s independence jealously

Staff Reporter - Mar 27, 2017

By Timo Shihepo & Lahja Nashuuta RUNDU, the capital of Kavango East region in north-eastern Namibia, came to life when it hosted the country’s 27th independence anniversary…

Namibia, China relations still intact
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Namibia, China relations still intact

Staff Reporter - Mar 27, 2017

By Timo Shihepo WINDHOEK – The Namibian government has said that the country’s relations with China are still sound despite government agencies issuing warnings about Chinese nationals, especially…

SADC HIV financing project hailed
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SADC HIV financing project hailed

Staff Reporter - Mar 27, 2017

By Moses Magadza THE Permanent Secretary, Health Services in the Ministry of Health in Zambia, Dr Jabbin Mulwanda, has praised a two-year SADC-initiated project meant to advocate…

Time for Namibians to experience the next level of promised prosperity
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Time for Namibians to experience the next level of promised prosperity

Staff Reporter - Mar 27, 2017

On 21 March, Namibia celebrated its 27th independence anniversary and President Hage Geingob inspected the national guard as a proud man. He could be seen boasting as…

SADC commits to expedite industrial strategy
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SADC commits to expedite industrial strategy

Staff Reporter - Mar 27, 2017

By Lovemore Ranga Mataire In an article published in The Sunday Mail of September 4, 2014, Foreign Affairs Minister Dr Simbarashe Mumbengegwi succinctly located President Robert Mugabe’s…

Three times as many mobile phones as toilets in Africa
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Three times as many mobile phones as toilets in Africa

Staff Reporter - Mar 27, 2017

By Busani Bafana Though key to good health and economic wellbeing, water and sanitation remain less of a development priority in Africa, where high costs and poor policy…

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SADC versus Cyclone Dineo …. the good, the bad and the ugly
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SADC versus Cyclone Dineo …. the good, the bad and the ugly

Staff Reporter - Mar 27, 2017

By Mpho Tebele GABORONE-The good news about Cyclone Dineo that hit the region last month is that the Southern African Development Community (SADC) food security is expected…

Region braces for upsurge in malaria cases
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Region braces for upsurge in malaria cases

Staff Reporter - Mar 27, 2017

By Mpho Tebele GABORONE -The Southern African region is bracing for increase in cases of malaria disease outbreak with Botswana and Zimbabwe issuing fresh alerts while other…

Region commits to Lesotho stability
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Region commits to Lesotho stability

Staff Reporter - Mar 27, 2017

By Sechaba Mokhethi MASERU - The Southern African Development Community (SADC) has once again been called into the fray to safeguard peace and stability in the conflict-prone…

SADC leaders worry over Lesotho’s political volatility
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SADC leaders worry over Lesotho’s political volatility

Staff Reporter - Mar 27, 2017

By Innocent Gore recently in Ezulwini, Swaziland THE Southern African Development Community (SADC) has expressed concern at the changing political dynamics in Lesotho that have necessitated the…

Geingob urges Namibians to guard country’s independence jealously
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Geingob urges Namibians to guard country’s independence jealously

Staff Reporter - Mar 27, 2017

By Timo Shihepo & Lahja Nashuuta RUNDU, the capital of Kavango East region in north-eastern Namibia, came to life when it hosted the country’s 27th independence anniversary…

Namibia, China relations still intact
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Namibia, China relations still intact

Staff Reporter - Mar 27, 2017

By Timo Shihepo WINDHOEK – The Namibian government has said that the country’s relations with China are still sound despite government agencies issuing warnings about Chinese nationals, especially…

SADC HIV financing project hailed
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SADC HIV financing project hailed

Staff Reporter - Mar 27, 2017

By Moses Magadza THE Permanent Secretary, Health Services in the Ministry of Health in Zambia, Dr Jabbin Mulwanda, has praised a two-year SADC-initiated project meant to advocate…

Time for Namibians to experience the next level of promised prosperity
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Time for Namibians to experience the next level of promised prosperity

Staff Reporter - Mar 27, 2017

On 21 March, Namibia celebrated its 27th independence anniversary and President Hage Geingob inspected the national guard as a proud man. He could be seen boasting as…

SADC commits to expedite industrial strategy
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SADC commits to expedite industrial strategy

Staff Reporter - Mar 27, 2017

By Lovemore Ranga Mataire In an article published in The Sunday Mail of September 4, 2014, Foreign Affairs Minister Dr Simbarashe Mumbengegwi succinctly located President Robert Mugabe’s…

Three times as many mobile phones as toilets in Africa
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Three times as many mobile phones as toilets in Africa

Staff Reporter - Mar 27, 2017

By Busani Bafana Though key to good health and economic wellbeing, water and sanitation remain less of a development priority in Africa, where high costs and poor policy…

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[PHOTOS] The Southern Times Worship Festival
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[PHOTOS] The Southern Times Worship Festival

The Southern Times - Dec 13, 2016

Shakinah glory-Erongo region performs at the Benjamin Dube show (Picture by Sharon Kavhu)

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Investment Protocol to boost SADC

Staff Reporter - Jul 16, 2012

Gaborone – Southern Africa could become a powerful economic bloc through the SADC Protocol on Finance and Investment. A regional financial integration specialist with FinMark Trust, Mojgan…

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Bravo to UNESCO’s initiative!

Staff Reporter - Apr 15, 2007

For example, in 1900 women could vote in New Zealand and Norway, and that was that; but by 2000 women could vote everywhere. In 1900 women tearfully…

Namibia’s fond farewell for HH
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Namibia’s fond farewell for HH

Staff Reporter - Oct 17, 2016

By Staff reporters WINDHOEK- HIDIPO Hamutenya, one of Namibia’s leading political lights is being buried on Saturday, October 20, with a nation united in sorrow. Hamutenya, or HH…

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Donor Aid Sparks Outcry

Staff Reporter - Jul 28, 2014

  Lusaka ‑ Zambia, Namibia and Lesotho are among Southern African Development Community countries discontented with the manner in which donor assistance is being disbursed among member states…

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Let’s boot out racism

Staff Reporter - Dec 09, 2010

When South Africa held its first democratic elections in 1994 to officially mark the passing of the apartheid era, many felt it also spelt the beginning of…

Sale of Areva desalination plant lingers on
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Sale of Areva desalination plant lingers on

Staff Reporter - Oct 26, 2015

> Jonas Eiseb Windhoek - The sale of the Areva seawater desalination plant, located 30 kilometres north of Namibia’s tourism mecca, Swakopmund lingers, almost leaving various uranium…

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How Mandela has been Hijacked

Staff Reporter - Aug 03, 2012

A well-earned and happy birthday to the highly respected leader, retired ANC president and first President of a new, democratic South Africa is very much part of…

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Revisiting Chimoio

Staff Reporter - Apr 22, 2007

The pilgrimage to Chimoio by the youths evoked memories of the long journey to freedom and the youths could not come to terms with the reality of…

Small pool of PhD holders concerns Geingob
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Small pool of PhD holders concerns Geingob

Staff Reporter - Oct 18, 2016

WindhoekPresident Hage Geingob is concerned that Namibia has a low percentage of academics with doctoral qualifications, an equally low proportion of investment in research and development and…

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Botswana bullet rules Glasgow

Staff Reporter - Aug 11, 2014

  Harare - Two years ago in London, they brought the 2012 London Olympics to a standstill – with the greatest track race of the showcase and iconic…

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