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GDP per capita as measurement of growth not practical: Geingob
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GDP per capita as measurement of growth not practical: Geingob

Staff Reporter - Jun 05, 2017

By Magreth Nunuhe WINDHOEK – Namibia will be on track to eventually become a high income country, perhaps even before the year 2030, as per Gross Domestic…

Namibia, Russia trade volumes unimpressive
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Namibia, Russia trade volumes unimpressive

Staff Reporter - May 26, 2017

WINDHOEK, 25 MAY (NAMPA) - Presidential Plenipotentiary Envoy of the Russian Federation, Yury Trutnev has described trade volumes between Namibia and Russia at US.dollars 24 million in…

Not in my country
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Not in my country

Staff Reporter - May 08, 2017

Geingob says no to foreign election observers By Lovemore Ranga Mataire Namibian President Hage Geingob has vowed not to allow foreign election observers saying his country had…

Namibian President says no to foreign election observers
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Namibian President says no to foreign election observers

Staff Reporter - May 08, 2017

Namibia has stood by Zimbabwe at many international forums. The two countries have since their independence from colonial rule enjoyed cordial relations which last week culminated in…

Can the real unionists please stand up!
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Can the real unionists please stand up!

Staff Reporter - May 08, 2017

By Tileni Mongudhi On May Day, the official workers event was held in Namibia’s northern town of Eenhana. President Hage Geingob and the president of the National…

Namibia, Zimbabwe enhance co-operation
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Namibia, Zimbabwe enhance co-operation

Staff Reporter - May 02, 2017

HARARE – Zimbabwe and Namibia this week took their cordial relations to a whole new level with a three-day state visit by President Hage Geingob on Wednesday.…

We are in no hurry to enter the ring: Tobias
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We are in no hurry to enter the ring: Tobias

Staff Reporter - Apr 28, 2017

WINDHOEK – MTC Nestor Sunshine Boxing and Fitness Academy promoter, Nestor Tobias said they are in no hurry to put Julius Indongo back in the ring. Tobias…

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…

AfDB serving African interests despite foreign ownership
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AfDB serving African interests despite foreign ownership

Staff Reporter - Apr 18, 2017

By Timo Shihepo Windhoek – There is fear that the African Development Bank (AfDB) is falling into a path of being captured by western countries that have…

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…

Investors flock to Namibia
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Investors flock to Namibia

Staff Reporter - Mar 06, 2017

By Magreth Nunuhe WINDHOEK – PRESIDENT Hage Geingob’s plans of reviving the Namibian economy and making the country a preferred investment destination have started showing results. Last…

Namibia moves to legally protect whistleblowers
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Namibia moves to legally protect whistleblowers

Staff Reporter - Feb 27, 2017

By Lahja Nashuuta WINDHOEK - THE Namibian government has moved to enact whistleblower legislation after many years of repeated calls by the citizenry of the Southern African…

Namibia at a crossroads as donor money dries up
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Namibia at a crossroads as donor money dries up

Staff Reporter - Nov 18, 2016

By Timo Shihepo WINDHOEK–FROM outside, Namibia is regarded by many as a shining light among Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) countries, but a closer look indicates that…

Nam cuts budget by R6bn- Treasury moves to contain spending
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Nam cuts budget by R6bn- Treasury moves to contain spending

Staff Reporter - Oct 10, 2016

By Timo Shihepo WINDHOEK–THE Namibian government has started reorganising its spending habits in a move to mitigate the country’s liquidity crisis. Treasury has ordered budget cuts to shore…

Trouble is coming, Geingob tells white capital
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Trouble is coming, Geingob tells white capital

Staff Reporter - Sep 19, 2016

By Magreth Nunuhe WINDHOEK - NAMIBIA is sitting on a powder keg and white people, who still control the country’s economy and remain the biggest land owners, must…

Geingob backs migrant citizenship
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Geingob backs migrant citizenship

Staff Reporter - Aug 22, 2016

By Magreth Nunuhe WINDHOEK - NAMIBIAN President Hage Geingob this week applied the brakes on a controversial Citizenship Bill, which lawyers argued was undermining a ruling of the…

Nam, Bots solidify relations … Join forces to tackle the nagging water crisis
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Nam, Bots solidify relations … Join forces to tackle the nagging water crisis

Staff Reporter - Jul 18, 2016

By The Southern Times Writer Botswana and Namibia have established a joint taskforce, whose main assignment is to draw up terms of reference on how the two…

President Geingob address to Botswana’s Parliament
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President Geingob address to Botswana’s Parliament

Staff Reporter - Jul 14, 2016

Good afternoon, Dumelang! It is with deep sense of humility that I take this opportunity to address the leaders and representatives of the people of Botswana in…

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Brazil frozen food producer eyes Namibia as SADC entry point

Staff Reporter - Jun 17, 2016

WINDHOEK – A delegation from food conglomerate BRF based in Brazil last Tuesday paid a courtesy call on President Hage Geingob at State House. The company produces…

UK seek to strengthen ties with Africa
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UK seek to strengthen ties with Africa

Staff Reporter - Jun 10, 2016

By Magreth Nunuhe Windhoek – UK Minister for Africa, James Duddridge, who together with his delegation visited Namibia last week, said his country was looking at improving ties…