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    • South Africa's Banyana retain COSAFA trophy

      APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s national team, Banyana Banyana, have won the 2018 COSAFA Women's Championship crown after defeating Cameroon 2-1 at the Wolfson Stadium in Port Elizabeth in Eastern...

    • S/African minister Edna Molewa dies

      APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa, has died in a Pretoria hospital "after a period of illness," aged 61, the presidency said on Saturday.

    • Gambian leader launches new IDs as moratorium lifted

      APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Gambia’s first family have acquired new identity cards (IDs), effectively ending a moratorium issued early last year on the issuance of the national document to the public.


    19-Aug-2018 to 14:20

    Namibian leader mourns Kofi Annan

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibian President Hage Geingob has expressed “deepest sorrow” at the passing of former United Nations secretary general Kofi Annan whom he described as “a global statesman, a courageous humanitarian and exceptional servant of the African continent and humanity”.

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    19-Aug-2018 to 14:12

    SADC urges lifting of Zimbabwe sanctions

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Southern African leaders have called on the West to lift sanctions against Zimbabwe and support the country’s economic revival programme.

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    19-Aug-2018 to 13:42

    Namibia: SADC agree to establish online innovation university

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) has approved the operationalisation of a virtual university that will be responsible for the training of technical experts who will support the regional body’s industrialisation drive and other programmes.

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    18-Aug-2018 to 11:36

    See you soon, Kabila tells fellow SADC leaders

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Outgoing Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila on Friday left his fellow leaders from the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) in stitches when he refused to bid them farewell.

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    16-Aug-2018 to 15:20

    Namibian apex bank maintains repo rate at 6.75%

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Bank of Namibia left the repo rate unchanged at 6.75 percent, central bank governor Iipumbu Shiimi announced on Thursday.

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    13-Aug-2018 to 09:46

    Zimbabwe polls generally peaceful despite glitches – SADC

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Southern African Development Community (SADC) has described recent polls in Zimbabwe as peaceful despite few challenges.

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    11-Aug-2018 to 00:41

    Ghastly road accident claim 8 lives in central Namibia

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — A horrific road accident that claimed eight lives in central Namibia on Friday once again served as frightening reminder that Namibian highways are one of the most dangerous in the world.

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