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COMMEMORATING WORLD MALARIA DAY April 25, 2017
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COMMEMORATING WORLD MALARIA DAY April 25, 2017

Staff Reporter - Apr 25, 2017

World Malaria Day this year will be commemmorated by highlighting the commendable strides that have been made across the SADC region towards eliminating malaria, with the theme…

Zooming into Namibia’s Transport, Mining and Logistics sector
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Zooming into Namibia’s Transport, Mining and Logistics sector

Staff Reporter - Apr 24, 2017

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Namibian President makes state visit to Zimbabwe

Staff Reporter - Apr 24, 2017

Harare, April 23, 2017 (New Ziana) – Namibian President Dr Hage Geingob will arrive in Harare for a three day state visit this week, during which he…

Eyes on the ball …as SADC member states on high security alert
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Eyes on the ball …as SADC member states on high security alert

Staff Reporter - Apr 24, 2017

By Lovemore Ranga Mataire SADC security and defence officials are on high alert following intelligence reports of heightened destabilisation activities in countries governed by former liberation movements. Zimbabwe’s…

Sealing the lid on ICC
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Sealing the lid on ICC

Staff Reporter - Apr 24, 2017

By Tiri Masawi Namibia’s Deputy Prime Minister, Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah last week sealed the lid on the thorny issue of dumping the International Criminal court (ICC) opting  to…

Bots ex-presidents may find employment after retirement
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Bots ex-presidents may find employment after retirement

Staff Reporter - Apr 24, 2017

By Mpho Tebele Gaborone - Botswana’s former heads of state may find employment anywhere they choose. This follows a bill passed by Parliament amending the pensions and…

Namibia’s NEEF drawing regional comparisons
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Namibia’s NEEF drawing regional comparisons

Staff Reporter - Apr 24, 2017

By Tiri Masawi Windhoek - Namibia is set to pluck a leaf from South Africa and Zimbabwe by tabling the Namibia Equitable Economic Empowerment Framework (NEEF) Bill…

Botswana’s dream of exporting power to region teeters
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Botswana’s dream of exporting power to region teeters

Staff Reporter - Apr 24, 2017

By Mpho Tebele Gaborone - Botswana’s dream of exporting power to other countries in the region will be temporarily delayed following a dispute with the contractor over…

Zambian under pressure over the arrest of opposition leader
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Zambian under pressure over the arrest of opposition leader

Staff Reporter - Apr 24, 2017

By Jeff Kapembwa Lusaka - Zambia has once again come under the spotlight from the international community following the arrest and detention of one of the opposition…

Lesotho’s money woes deepen …as government misses revenue collection target
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Lesotho’s money woes deepen …as government misses revenue collection target

Staff Reporter - Apr 24, 2017

By Sechaba Mokhethi Maseru - Thrown a lifeline by the Constitutional Court to avert a possible government shutdown after the National Assembly blocked legislation appropriating funds for…

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COMMEMORATING WORLD MALARIA DAY April 25, 2017
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COMMEMORATING WORLD MALARIA DAY April 25, 2017

Staff Reporter - Apr 25, 2017

World Malaria Day this year will be commemmorated by highlighting the commendable strides that have been made across the SADC region towards eliminating malaria, with the theme…

Zooming into Namibia’s Transport, Mining and Logistics sector
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Zooming into Namibia’s Transport, Mining and Logistics sector

Staff Reporter - Apr 24, 2017

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Namibian President makes state visit to Zimbabwe

Staff Reporter - Apr 24, 2017

Harare, April 23, 2017 (New Ziana) – Namibian President Dr Hage Geingob will arrive in Harare for a three day state visit this week, during which he…

Eyes on the ball …as SADC member states on high security alert
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Eyes on the ball …as SADC member states on high security alert

Staff Reporter - Apr 24, 2017

By Lovemore Ranga Mataire SADC security and defence officials are on high alert following intelligence reports of heightened destabilisation activities in countries governed by former liberation movements. Zimbabwe’s…

Sealing the lid on ICC
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Sealing the lid on ICC

Staff Reporter - Apr 24, 2017

By Tiri Masawi Namibia’s Deputy Prime Minister, Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah last week sealed the lid on the thorny issue of dumping the International Criminal court (ICC) opting  to…

Bots ex-presidents may find employment after retirement
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Bots ex-presidents may find employment after retirement

Staff Reporter - Apr 24, 2017

By Mpho Tebele Gaborone - Botswana’s former heads of state may find employment anywhere they choose. This follows a bill passed by Parliament amending the pensions and…

Namibia’s NEEF drawing regional comparisons
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Namibia’s NEEF drawing regional comparisons

Staff Reporter - Apr 24, 2017

By Tiri Masawi Windhoek - Namibia is set to pluck a leaf from South Africa and Zimbabwe by tabling the Namibia Equitable Economic Empowerment Framework (NEEF) Bill…

Botswana’s dream of exporting power to region teeters
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Botswana’s dream of exporting power to region teeters

Staff Reporter - Apr 24, 2017

By Mpho Tebele Gaborone - Botswana’s dream of exporting power to other countries in the region will be temporarily delayed following a dispute with the contractor over…

Zambian under pressure over the arrest of opposition leader
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Zambian under pressure over the arrest of opposition leader

Staff Reporter - Apr 24, 2017

By Jeff Kapembwa Lusaka - Zambia has once again come under the spotlight from the international community following the arrest and detention of one of the opposition…

Lesotho’s money woes deepen …as government misses revenue collection target
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Lesotho’s money woes deepen …as government misses revenue collection target

Staff Reporter - Apr 24, 2017

By Sechaba Mokhethi Maseru - Thrown a lifeline by the Constitutional Court to avert a possible government shutdown after the National Assembly blocked legislation appropriating funds for…

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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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Who is leaving next

Staff Reporter - Oct 23, 2009

WINDHOEK - Quinn and Kristal or Kevin and Eliza­beth are up for eviction this Sunday after Head of House Leonel saved himself and Malawi’s Mzamo. The nominations…

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AfDB reopens Zim office

Staff Reporter - Mar 14, 2011

Harare -The African Development Bank (AfDB) has announced the re-opening of its country office in Zimbabwe in addition to launching a US$51 million multi-donor trust fund that…

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Botswana changes approach

Staff Reporter - May 21, 2006

Instead, the country has resolved to vaccinate the cattle, particularly in the Bobirwa area, where between 400 and 500 beasts have been detected with the foot and…

ICT rollout requires major investment – Tweya
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ICT rollout requires major investment – Tweya

Staff Reporter - Oct 11, 2016

WindhoekThe Information and Communication Technology (ICT) objectives contained in the Harambee Prosperity Plan (HPP) will without a doubt propel Namibia to greater prosperity, but only if the…

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South Sudan to learn from Bots

Staff Reporter - Jul 08, 2013

Gaborone ‑ Africa’s newest nation, South Sudan has identified Botswana as one of the countries on the continent that it can learn from in various areas of…

Promote rights of older people
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Promote rights of older people

Staff Reporter - Sep 29, 2015

> Lazarus Sauti Ageism, discrimination and denial of rights in older age continue to be tolerated across the African continent as existing human rights mechanisms fail to…

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Campaigning intensifies as Nam polls draw near

Staff Reporter - Oct 30, 2009

Windhoek - Ba t t l e grounds have been drawn as Namibia draws towards elections pitting together 14 political parties - the largest number of parties…

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‘Japanese earthquake to affect world’

Staff Reporter - Mar 22, 2011

Johannesburg - The Japanese earthquake and resulting tsunami are going to take a toll not just on that country but on the rest of the world, according to…

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‘Investor-friendly legal, fiscal regime vital for Zim’

Staff Reporter - May 28, 2006

Addressing delegates at the recent Chamber of Mines annual general meeting (AGM), Chamber president, Jack Murehwa, said negotiations with the Government over the proposed Mines and Minerals…

Insulted over unpaid wages, guards say
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Insulted over unpaid wages, guards say

Staff Reporter - Oct 13, 2016

WindhoekYouth Services Security (YSS) guards under the National Youth Service have allegedly been subjected to verbal insults by the general manager whenever they asked about their unpaid…

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