Namibia Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. From a microscopic New York to a desert that looks like Mars .......Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... the work of the Betsileo people, noted to be savvy farmers - their name means 'The many invincibles' Namib Desert, Namibia: The surreal pink waters of the Swakopmund Saltworks are a curious sight and a surprisingly brilliant spot for birdwatchers ...

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  2. From Villain to Hero in DeathRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | The Namibian

    ... Understandably, Swapo disliked Riruako because the chief was on the side of the apartheid National Party in opposing Namibia's independence, democracy and equality of all before the law. As part of DTA, Riruako was a pivotal force in the anti-Swapo ...

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  3. Namibia: Drowsiness Main Cause for Road AccidentsRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    Police in Oshikoto and Otjozondjupa identified drowsy driving, cell phone use while driving, drink and driving, not wearing seatbelts and faulty cars as among the causes of road accidents.

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  4. Extraordinary Opportunity: Waterfront Picturesque Herring Bay Community.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | Cape Gazette

    Extraordinary opportunity to be located in a community on picturesque Herring Bay.

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  5. Rambler... Home Affairs Now Performs Abortions (OpinionsRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | The Namibian

    ... on top of the N$160 fee will see you get your passport the same day you apply for it. And us mere plebs from rural Namibia will wait and wait and wait and repeatedly enquire about the progress until you are immune to the clerk's snotty attitude. The ...

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  6. The most influential people in wave sports in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Surfing News

    ... Meet the fastest sailor on Planet Earth. While windsurfers and kiteboarders fought for records in Luderitz, Namibia, the French rider accelerated to 56.62 knots in the waters of Salin-de-Giraud, France. Alex Leon After the shocking cancellation of ...

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  7. Ndeitunga defends his Namibian citizenshipRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | The Namibian

    ... of his birth, Ndeitunga testified in the Windhoek High Court this week about his childhood history, his ties to Namibia and his involvement in the armed struggle for the country's Independence. Ndeitunga acknowledged that a declaration on his ...

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  8. Govt requests State funeral for RiruakoRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | The Namibian

    ... he played in the motion that was passed in parliament on genocide and the repatriation of skulls from Germany to Namibia. "When I heard of his passing I remembered the time he visited me at State House. We were joking and talking for hours. But ...

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  9. Glencore to cut 124 jobs in NamibiaRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | Mail & Guardian

    The commodities giant plans to cut a fifth of its workforce at a zinc mine in Namibia has been referred to the labour court.

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  10. Namibia justly famous for its animals, but the people are even more memorableRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2013 | Canada.com

    ... shy smiles. We later discover we are the first white people to visit them. Soon after takeoff from Windhoek, Namibia's capital, in a Wilderness Air five-seater aircraft, you forget about civilization. For 90 minutes, you fly over the sparse beauty ...

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  11. NamibiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | MBendi

    Namibia is an independent, democratically governed republic that lies on the South -Western coast of Africa and forms part of the Southern African region.

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  12. AIM Reports issue no. 425Read the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | Mozambique News Agency

    ... Speaking at a dinner offered by his Namibian counterpart, Hifikepunye Pohamba, during his two day official visit to Namibia, President Guebuza said "we reaffirm once more that that the right not to be poor is our right, it's a human right". ...

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  13. AIM Reports issue no. 405Read the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | Mozambique News Agency

    ... and of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe, and the former presidents of Zambia, Kenneth Kaunda, of Tanzania, Benjamin Mkapa, of Namibia, Sam Nujoma, of Botswana, Quett Masire, and of South Africa, Thabo Mbeki. The celebrations were boycotted by the main ...

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  14. Zuma's inauguration kicks off at 4amRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    From the dignitaries to the commoners, those who want to see President Jacob Zuma being sworn into office on Saturday should get to bed early tonight or catch it on TV.

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  15. Tour Namibia via Mountain-Bike SafariRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... adventurers that require a more physical experience can sign up for a 12-day guided mountain biking safari in Namibia that starts from the capital Windhoek onto the immense sand dunes of Sossusvlei and the fossil trees of Deadvlie, through the Namib ...

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  16. Ghana granted voting rights at ILORead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    ... at the Special Session of the Labour and Social Affairs Commission (LSAC) of the African Union Held in Windhoek, Namibia 23rd To 25th April, 2014, a statement from the Ministry of Employment said. The Special Session of the Labour and Social Affairs ...

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  17. The Quiver TreeRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | TrekEarth

    ... tree. They are part of the aloe family and grow in dry regions. The quiver tree has been named the national plant of Namibia. It's name derives from from the habit of the San people, or Bushmen, who use the branches of this species for making ...

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  18. Glencore to cut jobs in NamibiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    Global mining and commodity trading company Glencore said it was cutting 124 jobs, or about 20 percent of the staff, at its Rosh Pinah zinc and lead mine in Namibia to control costs.

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  19. Preparations for FASU GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | EUSA

    ... e University of Nairobi hosted the 2nd in 1978. The previous, 6th edition of the Games was held in 2012 in Windhoek, Namibia.

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  20. Report confirms mass housing fightRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | The Namibian

    IT'S not business as usual for the National Housing Enterprise and the Ministry of Regional and Local Government and Housing and Rural Development on the implementation of the mass housing programme.

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