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ZUMA VOTE what next for the ANC?
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ZUMA VOTE what next for the ANC?

Staff Reporter - Aug 14, 2017

Cape Town – The defeat of the no confidence motion against South Africa President Jacob Zuma in the country’s parliament on Tuesday might not have been a…

‘Property right clause should not have been fundamental right’
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‘Property right clause should not have been fundamental right’

Staff Reporter - Aug 14, 2017

By Magreth Nunuhe Windhoek – The universal right to property clause should not have been made a fundamental right in the Namibian Constitution that was adopted at…

Remembering Zimbabwe’s gallant liberation fighters on Heroes Day
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Remembering Zimbabwe’s gallant liberation fighters on Heroes Day

Staff Reporter - Aug 14, 2017

By Lovemore Ranga Mataire Harare - 0n 29 July 2017, President Mugabe told multitudes of youths gathered at Chinhoyi University of Technology grounds that he would soon…

Global community failing on breastfeeding effort
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Global community failing on breastfeeding effort

Staff Reporter - Aug 14, 2017

By Lahja Nashuuta Windhoek- The global community has failed to meet recommended standards for breastfeeding, a new report by the by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)…

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Obasanjo urges Hichilema to concede elections defeat

Staff Reporter - Aug 14, 2017

By Jeff Kapembwa Lusaka - Hakainde Hichilema, Zambia’s opposition leader detained on treason charges, needs to accept the results of the presidential elections held last year and respect…

SADC election observers in Luanda for August 23 polls
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SADC election observers in Luanda for August 23 polls

Staff Reporter - Aug 14, 2017

By Santos Vilola Luanda - The SADC Electoral Observer Mission has arrived in Angola to monitor the country's forthcoming general elections on 23 August. The 20-member mission…

Nyusi meets Dhlakama in Gorongosa
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Nyusi meets Dhlakama in Gorongosa

Staff Reporter - Aug 14, 2017

Maputo – Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Saturday met Afonso Dhlakama, leader of Renamo, the main opposition party in the country. Dhlakama has not been seen in…

Malawi’s pressure group invites Malema and Zambia’s Chishimba
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Malawi’s pressure group invites Malema and Zambia’s Chishimba

Staff Reporter - Aug 14, 2017

By Penelope Paliani Kamanga BLANTYRE - Transformation Alliance (TA), a political pressure group, has announced that it has invited South African and Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius…

RFLAUN grow in leaps and bounds
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RFLAUN grow in leaps and bounds

Staff Reporter - Aug 14, 2017

The Retirement Fund for Local Authorities and Utility Services in Namibia (RFLAUN) is an umbrella fund established for the Employees of Local Authorities and Utility Services distributors…

Let Angolans chart their own course
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Let Angolans chart their own course

Staff Reporter - Aug 14, 2017

Angolans go to the polls towards the end of this month to choose a new leader to replace President Eduardo dos Santos, who is stepping down after…

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ZUMA VOTE what next for the ANC?
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ZUMA VOTE what next for the ANC?

Staff Reporter - Aug 14, 2017

Cape Town – The defeat of the no confidence motion against South Africa President Jacob Zuma in the country’s parliament on Tuesday might not have been a…

‘Property right clause should not have been fundamental right’
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‘Property right clause should not have been fundamental right’

Staff Reporter - Aug 14, 2017

By Magreth Nunuhe Windhoek – The universal right to property clause should not have been made a fundamental right in the Namibian Constitution that was adopted at…

Remembering Zimbabwe’s gallant liberation fighters on Heroes Day
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Remembering Zimbabwe’s gallant liberation fighters on Heroes Day

Staff Reporter - Aug 14, 2017

By Lovemore Ranga Mataire Harare - 0n 29 July 2017, President Mugabe told multitudes of youths gathered at Chinhoyi University of Technology grounds that he would soon…

Global community failing on breastfeeding effort
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Global community failing on breastfeeding effort

Staff Reporter - Aug 14, 2017

By Lahja Nashuuta Windhoek- The global community has failed to meet recommended standards for breastfeeding, a new report by the by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)…

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Obasanjo urges Hichilema to concede elections defeat

Staff Reporter - Aug 14, 2017

By Jeff Kapembwa Lusaka - Hakainde Hichilema, Zambia’s opposition leader detained on treason charges, needs to accept the results of the presidential elections held last year and respect…

SADC election observers in Luanda for August 23 polls
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SADC election observers in Luanda for August 23 polls

Staff Reporter - Aug 14, 2017

By Santos Vilola Luanda - The SADC Electoral Observer Mission has arrived in Angola to monitor the country's forthcoming general elections on 23 August. The 20-member mission…

Nyusi meets Dhlakama in Gorongosa
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Nyusi meets Dhlakama in Gorongosa

Staff Reporter - Aug 14, 2017

Maputo – Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Saturday met Afonso Dhlakama, leader of Renamo, the main opposition party in the country. Dhlakama has not been seen in…

Malawi’s pressure group invites Malema and Zambia’s Chishimba
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Malawi’s pressure group invites Malema and Zambia’s Chishimba

Staff Reporter - Aug 14, 2017

By Penelope Paliani Kamanga BLANTYRE - Transformation Alliance (TA), a political pressure group, has announced that it has invited South African and Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius…

RFLAUN grow in leaps and bounds
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RFLAUN grow in leaps and bounds

Staff Reporter - Aug 14, 2017

The Retirement Fund for Local Authorities and Utility Services in Namibia (RFLAUN) is an umbrella fund established for the Employees of Local Authorities and Utility Services distributors…

Let Angolans chart their own course
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Let Angolans chart their own course

Staff Reporter - Aug 14, 2017

Angolans go to the polls towards the end of this month to choose a new leader to replace President Eduardo dos Santos, who is stepping down after…

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Watch: UZ students’ demonstrating against high fees
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Watch: UZ students’ demonstrating against high fees

Staff Reporter - Jun 28, 2017

Watch: Cow dung being used for green energy!
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Watch: Cow dung being used for green energy!

Staff Reporter - Jun 27, 2017

Watch: Women and law in sadc on child marriages
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Watch: Women and law in sadc on child marriages

Staff Reporter - Jun 21, 2017

Watch: A mobile clinic for pests in Zimbabwe
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Watch: A mobile clinic for pests in Zimbabwe

Staff Reporter - Jun 21, 2017

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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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Lesotho: elections are not enough

Staff Reporter - Feb 08, 2015

  On 30 August 2014, an attempted coup in the Kingdom of Lesotho, led by an elite group within the military, threatened the country’s already fragile stability.…

Entrepreneurship the way forward for young folk
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Entrepreneurship the way forward for young folk

Staff Reporter - Sep 07, 2016

Windhoek Africa has the youngest population in the world, many if whom are unable to find the employment they need to prosper. Thus the reason many youth…

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DRC bans mining in volatile Eastern districts  

Staff Reporter - Sep 17, 2010

Windhoek - The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has banned all mining activities and trade in minerals in the country’s volatile North and South Kivu and Maniema…

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Africa and the Reality of History

Staff Reporter - Dec 03, 2012

• This article has been excerpted from a paper presented by Nigerian writer, PROFESSOR BEN OKRI at the 2012 Steve Biko Memorial Lecture at the University of…

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Lesotho King Lestie’s tour in Zim

Staff Reporter - May 18, 2017

Lesotho's King Letsie 111 laying a wreath at the tomb of unknown soldier during a tour of the National Heroes Acre yesterday. Picture…

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Bank’s artistic development efforts praised

Staff Reporter - Feb 04, 2007

This was said on Wednesday by the Deputy Minister of Youth, National Service, Sport and Culture, Pohamba Shifeta, as the guest speaker at the launch of the…

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PPPs – Revisited: The Challenge of Sports Facilities Provision

Staff Reporter - Feb 16, 2015

  One obvious reason why sport in Africa continues to lag behind other regions of the world is the issue of shortage of sports facilities. It is…

An Enigma called Somizi – Idols SA judge charms viewers, contestants alike
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An Enigma called Somizi – Idols SA judge charms viewers, contestants alike

Staff Reporter - Sep 09, 2016

By Jonathan Mbiriyamveka Harare - Somizi Mhlongo tells it like it is, and takes it as it comes. But while the popular television personality makes for interesting prime…

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Zim to ‘plug tourism holes’

Staff Reporter - Sep 24, 2010

Harare - Zimbabwe will plug all holes in the tourism sector to ensure that the country derives maximum benefits from the industry. Tourism Minister Walter Mzembi said…

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African traditional music open to abuse

Staff Reporter - Dec 12, 2012

When Gallo Music Publishers took the Belgian tenor, Helmut Lotti to court, the tenor argued that he had done nothing wrong by using the late Miriam Makeba’s…

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