Namibia Newswire (Page 8)

Namibia Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Namibia. (Page 8)

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  1. Namibia: Pastor Charged With Raping Underage Girl Denied BailRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    A Rhenish Church pastor based at Groot-Aub, here, arrested early this month for allegedly raping an under-aged girl at the settlement, has been refused bail, Namibia Press Agency reported. Elvis Jansen, 34, was refused bail in a judgement handed down by Windhoek Magistrate Ileni Velikoshi at the end of his formal bail application Monday afternoon.

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  2. #TSX #Graphite News: CKR (TSXV: CKR) (FSE: CB8) Completes First Phase ...Read the original story

    Sep 26, 2016 | InvestorIdeas.com

    September 26, 2016 CKR Carbon Corporation. is pleased to announce progress on an environmental Impact assessment for the Aukam graphite project in southern Namibia.

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  3. Kenya seeks total ban on ivory trade at CITES meetingRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    ... of rural communities at heart, with elephants being one of the most important and valuable assets," Shifeta said. Namibia, Shifeta said, has been consistent over the years on CITES issues as laid down in the Constitution on how to use wildlife ...

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  4. Namibia: Beef Market UnravelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    ... the current weaner prices due to an oversupply with no other off-take." Rukoro said. The loss in export revenue for Namibia is estimated at N$10.77 million per month constituting 70% is of the abattoir sales. This figure, Rukoro said, is an estimate ...

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  5. Namibia: Land Woes Send Economy Into SpinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    Local financial service firms are of the opinion that the country will see economic growth slow up until next year and possibly beyond, due to decreasing building plans as approved by the City of Windhoek. IJG said last week that the 12-month cumulative downward trend in the number of building plans approved, despite there being no water restrictions imposed on the construction industry, has lead building plans to fall to a level last seen in November 1997, with most of this drop happening during the last 18 months.

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  6. Namibia: Langer Heinrich Workers Stage ProtestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    LANGER Heinrich uranium mineworkers staged a protest at their employer's head office at Swakopmund, where they handed over a petition on overtime claims and other matters involving their salaries. The protest was organised by the Mineworkers Union of Namibia .

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  7. Under The African CapricornRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | Transworld

    ... and he'd give us a big smile and a thumbs up. After a few days in Maseru, we headed west deep into the deserts of Namibia. We landed in Windhoek, but we had caught wind of a concrete halfpipe in the middle of the desert, and so off we were to find ... 2 comments

  8. Paralympians receive heroes welcomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | The Namibian

    NAMIBIA's Paralympians, and especially their two medalists Ananias Shikongo and Johannes Nambala, received a heroes welcome in Windhoek on Thursday after their return from the Paralympic Games on Wednesday evening.

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  9. 12 Amazing Places Most Millennials Will NEVER SeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | Switched

    ... years, her bones have formed a layer [of] crystals, which sparkle in the light." Kolmanskop Ghost Town, Luderitz, Namibia "Once a thriving diamond mine in the 1920s, it was home to a flapper-era theater, casino, and even bowling alley. Of course, ...

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  10. Madame Tussauds split Pitt, Jolie wax figuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | The Arizona Republic

    ... 26, 2006. The Cottage Private Hospital, chosen by Brangelina as the birthing place for their child in Swakopmund, Namibia. Jolie's publicist, Cindy Guagenti, announced May 28, 2006, that Jolie had a baby girl, named Shiloh Nouvel Jolie-Pitt. ...

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  11. At UN, Namibian President vows to - spare no effort' to lift nation's people out of povertyRead the original story

    Sep 21, 2016 | United Nations

    Address by His Excellency Hage Geingob, President of the Republic of Namibia General Assembly Seventy-first session 10th plenary meeting General Debate. UN Photo/Cia Pak 21 September 2016 – Speaking from the podium of the United Nations General Assembly, Hage Geingob, the President of Namibia, recalled last year's commitment by UN Member States to a new agenda for Sustainable Development to "join the global drive towards ensuring a life of dignity for all."

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  12. The best late night jokes about the Brangelina splitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | USA Today

    ... 26, 2006. The Cottage Private Hospital, chosen by Brangelina as the birthing place for their child in Swakopmund, Namibia. Jolie's publicist, Cindy Guagenti, announced May 28, 2006, that Jolie had a baby girl, named Shiloh Nouvel Jolie-Pitt. ...

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  13. Namibia: Murder Sentencing Awaits Party ShooterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    AN Ongwediva-based businessman who has been convicted of murder in connection with the gunshot death of a member of an anti-crime community organisation at a party in Windhoek, is set to be sentenced at the end of next week. Magistrate Sarel Jacobs postponed the sentencing of Jackson Panduleni Absalom to Friday next week after Absalom testified in mitigation of sentence, and public prosecutor Seredine Jacobs and defence lawyer Afrika Jantjies addressed the magistrate with their final pre-sentencing arguments in the Windhoek Regional Court on Monday.

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  14. Safland 7's second edition moves to SwakopRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | The Namibian

    NAMIBIA'S premier rugby sevens tournament, the Safland Sevens, has been confirmed for the weekend of 12 and 13 November 2016, and will take place at Swakopmund after the debut in Windhoek in 2015.

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  15. Baxter Dance Festival honours a living legendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    ... choreographed Northern Dance Project's first foray onto the main programme (Alborada del Gracioso). From Windhoek, Namibia, comes Haymich Olivier with The Art of Broken Pieces and Mexican-born, now Cape Town based, Iesu Escalante performs With Eyes ...

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  16. Life 31 mins ago 11:01 a.m.TMZ: Angelina Jolie files for divorceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | KIII

    Hollywood couple Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt gives a press conference at a Swakopmund hotel after Hollywood's hottest couple became the proud parents of daughter Shiloh Nouvel Jolie-Pitt on May 27 in Namibia.

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  17. Namibian President Says $5 Billion Funding Hinges on S. Africa 24 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | Bloomberg

    Namibia will seek to raise about $5 billion in loans and bonds over the next decade to help diversify and industrialize its economy with any debt sales to take place in South Africa, according to the country's president. The southwest African nation plans to issue rand-denominated bonds and get funding from countries including the U.S., China, India and Japan, according to President Hage Geingob.

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  18. Namibia: U.S.$1.2 Million Power Plant for ErongoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    ... project reflects ways in which the public and the private sector can come together to create a win-win situation for Namibia in terms of the provision of power.

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  19. Namibia: War Veterans Petition UN Over MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    MORE than 400 war veterans and 'struggle kids' yesterday marched to the United Nations Plaza in Windhoek, demanding an explanation of what happened to the money meant for their rehabilitation. The group marched along Independence Avenue, and handed over a petition to the United Nations representative to Namibia, Jean-Pierre Ilboudo.

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  20. Namibia: Teachers Dare Govt, Vote for StrikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    THE Namibia National Teachers Union yesterday said it will engage government by tomorrow on the ground rules regarding the impending strike action after 95% of their members voted for industrial action. Teachers are demanding an 8% salary increase, but government rejected this and offered them 5%, saying it cannot afford the huge salary bill this year, but would only give teachers a 7% salary adjustment next year.

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