10-Sep-2014 to 06:06

Namibia: Press reports on poll observers, Swapo economic policies

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Namibian press on Wednesday zoomed in on Prime Minister Hage Geingob’s vision on continued role of foreign election observers in Africa and a denial by the ruling Swapo party that it was copying Zimbabwe-style economic policies.

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09-Sep-2014 to 08:27

Namibian press highlights poor turnout at Swapo manifesto launch

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibian press was Tuesday dominated by reports of poor turnout at the ruling Swapo party election manifesto launch, concern at the mushrooming of traditional authorities and covert campaigning for the Herero chieftaincy.

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08-Sep-2014 to 12:04

Malawi press reports on Mutharika assassination claims, others

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Allegations of an assassination plot against President Peter Mutharika and the rejection of a 24-percent salary hike for civil servants grabbed news headlines in Malawi on Monday.

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08-Sep-2014 to 08:22

Namibian press reports on Swapo poll promise, Pohamba tender

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — A promise by the ruling Swapo party and the awarding of another multi-million-dollar tender to President Hifikepunye Pohamba’s daughter were the main topics of interest in the Namibian press on Monday.

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05-Sep-2014 to 13:02

Malawi press focuses on politician’s money laundering trial

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawian newspapers on Friday focused on news that the High Court had granted opposition politician Oswald Lutepo access to telephone call logs of former President Joyce Banda and some of her officials, including former budget director Paul Mphwiyo.

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03-Sep-2014 to 08:42

Namibian press reports on death of Swapo founder member, others

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Namibian press on Wednesday reported on the death of a founder member of the governing Swapo party and an attempt by ruling party members to have the results of the electoral college nullified.

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02-Sep-2014 to 09:25

Proposed zero-aid budget takes centrestage in Malawi media

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawians on Tuesday woke up to news of the opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) warning the government to be cautious on how it will implement the proposed zero-aid budget.

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