NAMIBIE | NAMIBIA

13-Sep-2014 to 21:11

Economic inequality remains challenge for Africa-Jerry Rawlings

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Although reports suggest that Africa is rising, huge economic inequality among citizens remains a challenge, according to former Ghanaian president Jerry Rawlings.

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12-Sep-2014 to 11:06

Namibian press leads with fisheries dispute

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) – — The Fisheries Minister threatening to withhold fishing quotas, the Prime Minister irked by permanent secretaries’ absence, and police chief call for peaceful political campaigns are topic of interests in the Namibian press on Friday.

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12-Sep-2014 to 10:54

Namibia: Rawlings accuses African leaders of being compromised by the West

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) – — Former Ghanaian president Jerry John Rawlings has lashed out at some African leaders for being compromised by the West, saying the situation has contributed to the continent to be absent from a ‘cloudy international situation’.

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11-Sep-2014 to 10:45

Namibian press reports on Rawlings visit, anticipated tourism windfall

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Namibian press on Thursday zoomed in on the visit by former Ghanaian president Jerry Rawlings, the expected tourism windfall from neighbouring South Africa’s tough new travel regulations for foreigners and product mislabelling by retailers.

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11-Sep-2014 to 10:29

Namibia and Angola to sign currency conversion deal

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) – — The business sector is elated by the news that the governments of Angola and Namibia are set to sign a currency conversion agreement, that the industry believes will cut costs and help boost trade between the two countries.

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10-Sep-2014 to 07:12

Interpol to enhance Namibia’s capacity in tackling poaching

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) – — The international law enforcement agency, Interpol has joined the Namibian government’s efforts against poaching by training members of the police’s Protective Resource Unit and environmental officials from the Ministry of Environment and Tourism.

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10-Sep-2014 to 07:08

Former Ghanaian president in Namibia for state visit

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Former Ghanaian leader Jerry Rawlings is expected to arrive in Namibia on Wednesday for a five-day state visit, Ghana’s High Commissioner to Namibia Alhaji Abdul-Rahman Harruna has confirmed.

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