Namibia Newswire (Page 7)

Namibia Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Namibia. (Page 7)

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  1. WBO approves Independence boxing bonanzaRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2017 | World News Report

    THE Independence Day boxing bonanza scheduled for 1 April has received the green light from the World Boxing Organisation, the MTC Sunshine Promotions announced on Tuesday.

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  2. Global progress leaves behind millions of poor, hungry, illiterate - U.N. reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | Reuters

    ... percent stake in Polish retail chain Dino's initial public offering (IPO), Dino said on Tuesday. WINDHOEK, March 21 Namibia's president said Tuesday that the government is considering radical land expropriation to spur the transfer of property to ...

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  3. Namibia: End Extreme Capitalism - IyamboRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    ... approach of profit at all cost only for me, my family and friends should come to an end," Iyambo said. He added that Namibia should rather strive for a welfare state that will include all communities into the mainstream of the economy. He also said ...

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  4. Paulus Moses Headlines April 1 Boxing Card in NamibiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | Boxing Scene

    Former lightweight world champion Paulus Moses will return to the squared circle on April 1 in Windhoek, Namibia on an event called "Defending Namibia's Pride". The boxing card, which serves as part of the traditional Independence celebrations in Namibia, is promoted by Nestor Tobias's MTC Nestor Sunshine Boxing & Fitness Academy.

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  5. Independence Day of NamibiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | Manila Bulletin

    The 21st of March marks Namibia's Independence Day which commemorates the day the country separated from South-Africa as proposed by the League of Nations following the end of the First World War. A former German colony, Namibia was governed by the white-led South African government in the 1920s until the Namibian War broke out and sparked the country's call for independence.

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  6. Veolia at the center of World Water DayRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    Improving the local population's access to drinking water and reusing the city's wastewater for local industry is the virtuous solution for adapting to climate change that Veolia has implemented in Durban under a public-private partnership , the first such contract signed in South Africa. After treatment, the wastewater is used by local industries in their production processes.

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  7. His Majesty Sultan Qaboos congratulates Namibian presidentRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2017 | World News Report

    ... Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has sent a cable of congratulations to President Dr. Hage Geingob of the Republic of Namibia on the occasion of ( continue reading )

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  8. President of India's message on the eve of National Day of NamibiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, Mar 20 : President of India Pranab Mukherjee, on Mondya, extended his greetings and felicitations to the Government and people of the Republic of Namibia on the eve of their National Day . In a message to the President of the Republic of Namibia, Dr. Hage G. Geingob, the Indian President said, On behalf of the Government, the people of India and on my own behalf, it is with immense pleasure that I extend greetings and felicitations to you and to the friendly people of the Republic of Namibia on the occasion of your National Day.

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  9. First phase of Telecom Namibia TD-LTE rollout completeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Telecom Namibia , in conjunction with Chinese vendor Huawei Technologies, has reportedly completed the first phase of its anticipated time division duplex ) deployment. All Africa quotes TN managing director Theo Klein as saying that Huawei's end-to-end 4G solution has been deployed at the coastal cities of Henties Bay, Swakopmund and Walvis Bay and the smaller beach resort of Langstrand.

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  10. New Mercedes A-Class spotted testing in NamibiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | The Daily Millbury

    The next-generation Mercedes-Benz A-Class is expected to be launched in 2018, but an eagle-eyed reader has already sent us these spy images from Namibia. Reader Wessel van Wyk snapped these photographs of the new camouflaged A-Class undergoing testing in Swakopmund.

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  11. Namibia: Breweries Firm Revenue, Profits UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    THE Namibia Breweries Limited maintained its strong market position despite a strained local economy, challenges in export markets and declining consumer spending, the company has said. During the announcement of financial results for the half year ended 31 December 2016 in Windhoek on Friday, the company's managing director, Wessie van der Westhuizen, said Namibian, South African and export volumes increased by 1,1%, 33,1% and 7,3% respectively.

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  12. Namibia: Namibia Tribes Lodge Case Against Germany Over GenocideRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    Lawyers representing two indigenous Namibian tribes are meeting for a pre-trial conference in New York on Thursday following a lawsuit filed earlier this year that demands compensation for the descendants of people massacred in the 20th century's first genocide. Between 1904 and 1908 around 100,000 Herero and Nama people were killed by German colonial leaders in South West Africa, now known as Namibia, when the territory was a German colony.

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  13. Namibia opens new road upgraded by Chinese companyRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    The 140-km stretch from Otjinene to Okamatapati in the Omaheke region which borders Botswana cost 575 million Namibian dollars and was upgraded by China Henan International Cooperation Group. In his speech, Geingob said the completion of the road will position Namibia as a gateway to the southern Africa region.

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  14. Namibia tribes lodge case against Germany over genocideRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | Al Jazeera

    Lawyers representing two indigenous Namibian tribes are meeting for a pre-trial conference in New York on Thursday following a lawsuit filed earlier this year that demands compensation for the descendants of people massacred in the 20th century's first genocide. Between 1904 and 1908 around 100,000 Herero and Nama people were killed by German colonial leaders in South West Africa, now known as Namibia, when the territory was a German colony.

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  15. Africa: How African Feminism Changed the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    ... Rwandan women today hold 62% of the country's legislative seats, the highest in the world. In Senegal, South Africa, Namibia, and Mozambique, more than 40% of parliamentary seats are held by women. There are female speakers of the house in one fifth ...

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  16. Coastal Cranes launched in SwakopmundRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | The Namibian

    THE development of hockey in Namibia continues to grow after a new Pro Series Indoor franchise, the Coastal Cranes was launched at the Dome Indoor Sport Centre in Swakopmund over the weekend.

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  17. Beach Volleyball Champs set for SwakopRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | The Namibian

    THE Mole Beach in Swakopmund will be a hive of volleyball activity when this year's Bank Windhoek Namibian Open Beach Volleyball Championship kicks off this coming weekend.

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  18. Namibia: Politicians' Salaries Hiked in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    ... rns over N$1,7 million per year (more than N$141 600 per month). Former President Pohamba earns N$1,1 million, while Namibia's first President Sam Nujoma earns N$1,3 million.

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  19. Enduro action at Farm LichtensteinRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | The Namibian

    THE second round of the Bank Windhoek Namibia Enduro Championship took place at Farm Lichtenstein over the weekend.

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  20. Airline Routes-March 13, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | Air Transport World

    Ethiopian Airlines and Air Namibia signed a codeshare agreement, covering Ethiopian's 3X-weekly service to Windhoek, as well as both airlines' services beyond their hubs. The agreement will allow Ethiopian and Air Namibia to place their codes on each other's flights.

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