NAMIBIE | NAMIBIA

09-Jul-2020 to 12:50

Troubled Air Namibia gets court reprieve

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia’s embattled national carrier was on Wednesday night given a lifeline after a last-minute order by the High Court suspending the cancellation of the airline’s operating licence over viability challenges.

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22-Jun-2020 to 17:30

Namibia relaxes COVID-19 restrictions

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia will relax restrictions under a nationwide coronavirus lockdown for all but one of its 14 regions from June 30, President Hage Geingob announced on Monday.

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17-Jun-2020 to 18:57

Red locust invade central Namibia

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia has been hit by an outbreak of red locusts in the central part of the country, a senior official announced on Wednesday.

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02-Jun-2020 to 17:44

Top Namibian newspaper restructures amid recession, COVID-19 headwinds

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia’s largest newspaper announced on Tuesday that it is embarking on a restructuring exercise that will see it cutting jobs and reviewing benefits for employees.

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17-May-2020 to 02:57

World leaders call for free COVID vaccines, treatments

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Incumbent and former world leaders, and experts have jointly made a call to guarantee a free COVID-19 vaccine available to everyone.

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14-May-2020 to 17:18

Namibian leader freezes purchase of new gov’t vehicles

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibian President Hage Geingob has ordered a freeze on the purchase of new vehicles for ministers and other public officials over the next five years as part of austerity measures by his government.

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08-May-2020 to 13:05

Namibian ports available for landlocked neighbours amid COVID-19 – Geingob

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia will keep its ports open for international trade to assist its neighbours to continue trading despite the coronavirus lockdowns imposed by most countries, President Hage Geingob said on Friday.

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