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    • Ethiopian rebel group renounces armed struggle

      APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Members and leadership of the Ethiopian rebel Gambella People’s Liberation Movement (GPLM) has returned from its base in Eritrea after renouncing armed struggle.

    • No spying chip in China-funded building - Rwandan official

      APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan minister of Infrastructure, Claver Gatete on Monday refuted claims that China may have inserted some spying equipment at the new China-funded five-floor administrative buil...

    • Sudan power transfer talks broke down

      APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — The Freedom and Change coalition which contains several opposition parties in Sudan on Monday suspended talks with the Transitional Military Council over the process towards transf...


    10-Apr-2019 to 20:48

    Namibia: Taking the lead in women, peace and security effort

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia has on Wednesday taken over from Germany, the chairmanship of the Women, Peace and Security (WSP) Focal Points Network (FPN).

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    10-Apr-2019 to 20:14

    Namibia’s Apex bank keeps Repo rate at 6.75 percent

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Bank of Namibia (BoN) left the Repo rate unchanged at 6.75%, the central banks Deputy Governor Ebson Uanguta announced on Wednesday.

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    27-Mar-2019 to 18:52

    Namibian budget: Social sector gets lion’s share

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia’s social sector receives the lion’s share of the 2019/20 national budget at N$29.6 billion, according to a senior government official.

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    27-Mar-2019 to 18:34

    Namibia in more borrowing to plug budget deficit

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia’s Finance minister Calle Schlettwein said on Wednesday that the government will be forced to borrow more money to finance its budget deficit.

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    27-Mar-2019 to 12:34

    Namibia, Congo Brazzaville to cooperate on ports

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Namibian Port Authority (Namport) and the Port Authority Porte Noire in the Republic of Congo are set to sign a cooperation agreement to promote intra-regional trade in Africa, APA learnt here on Wednesday.

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    24-Mar-2019 to 10:53

    Namibia through to Afcon tournament despite defeat

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia has qualified to the 2019 African Cup of Nations (Afcon) finals in Egypt, despite suffering a heavy defeat by Zambia in Lusaka on Saturday night.

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    23-Mar-2019 to 09:51

    Namibia, Kenya to introduce direct flights

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The leaders of Namibia and Kenya have directed that their officials urgently conclude an agreement allowing for direct flights between the two countries as part of measures to strengthen relations between Windhoek and Nairobi.

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