NAMIBIE | NAMIBIA

18-Sep-2014 to 11:07

Namibian opposition cries foul over voter registration exercise

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) – — The opposition political parties in Namibia have raised the alarm over the decision by the Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN) to allow people without national documentations to register to vote, which they claim open the process to election rigging.

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18-Sep-2014 to 10:48

Namibian press zooms on ruling party, government contracts

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) – — The Namibian press on Thursday zoomed into the internal politics of the ruling party Swapo party as well as minister demands for answers from the national roads entity over the awarding of tenders to a non-compliance Chinese company.

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18-Sep-2014 to 04:02

Namibia’s Pohamba to make development speech at UN

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia’s President Hifikepunye Pohamba will address the 69th Session of the United Nations General Assembly on the post-2015 development agenda, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Windhoek announced on Wednesday.

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17-Sep-2014 to 13:56

Namibian official suspects foul play in disappearance of massive gem

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) – — Namibia’s diamond commissioner Kennedy Hamutenya suspects foul play in the disappearance of a massive 78 carat gem that went missing from Namdeb Diamond Corps operations at Oranjemund during a workers strike last month.

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17-Sep-2014 to 03:25

Namibia gives $1m to Ebola countries

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Namibia government says it is contributing $1 million as a solidarity support to the West African countries currently battling the Ebola outbreak, the permanent secretary in the ministry of information Mbeuta Ua-Ndjarakana announced on Tuesday.

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17-Sep-2014 to 00:15

Angola, Namibia sign water agreement

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The governments of Namibia and Angola have signed the Cuvelai Water Basin Commission (Cuvecom) agreement on Tuesday.

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16-Sep-2014 to 22:00

Salif Keita to grace Windhoek Jazz Festival

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Mali’s celebrated Afro-pop singer and songwriter Salif Keita will grace this year’s Windhoek Jazz Festival, city spokesperson Joshua Amukugo told the media on Tuesday.

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