07-Feb-2017 to 10:01

Conflict of interest concerns, wildlife court dominate Namibian press headlines

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Namibian press on Tuesday zoomed in on Mines and Energy Minister Obeth Kandjoze who is caught up in a conflict of interest snare and calls to establish a wildlife court to deal with rising poaching cases.

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06-Feb-2017 to 09:32

Namibian media zooms on demand for return of ancestral land

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibian newspapers were on Monday awash with reports that there are growing calls for ancestral land and that the government has no intention to extend national borders into Angola.

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03-Feb-2017 to 08:41

Release of incarcerated Chinese businessman grabs Namibian headlines

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The main news in the Namibian media on Friday was the release on bail of a Chinese businessman and close associate of President Hage Geingob, a day after he was arrested in connection with tax evasion.

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29-Nov-2016 to 09:52

New currency, ruling party succession dominate Zimbabwe headlines

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Newsstands in Zimbabwe were on Tuesday awash with stories about the mixed reaction to Monday's introduction of new banknotes as well as the ongoing leadership succession saga in the ruling ZANU PF.

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24-Oct-2016 to 10:10

Namibia press zooms in on phosphate mining dispute

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Namibian press was on Monday gripped by the evolving scandal surrounding the issuance of environmental clearance license by the Ministry of Environment to a firm to mine marine phosphate off the country's coast.

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23-Sep-2016 to 13:43

Namibia: Social security scam and freeze on gov't tenders dominate headlines

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Alleged corruption at the Social Security Commission (SCC), windfalls for Paralympics medallists, the blanket freeze on government tenders and teachers' threat to down tools dominated Namibian press headlines on Friday.

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16-Sep-2016 to 10:37

Land reform contradiction, gov't tender freeze grab Namibian headlines

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — President Hage Geingob's self-contradiction on land reform and a government freeze on new tenders were the main stories in the Namibian press on Friday.

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