NAMIBIE | NAMIBIA

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 12:08

Namibia: IPU decries absence of youth in African politics

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The president of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Abdelwahad Radi has decried the absence of young people from the formal decision making politics in Africa, saying this situation must change.

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09-Sep-2014 to 11:08

Namibian traditional leader castigates men who abuse their spouses

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — – The Chairman of the Council of Traditional Leaders in Namibia, King Immanuel Elifas Kauluma has called on Namibian men to do away with the perception that having paid lobola or dowry for their women gives them the right to treat them as their personal property, including abusing them.

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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 21:30

Namibia conducts supplementary voter registration

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Namibian High Commission office in Gaborone will conduct a supplementary voter registration on September 8-20, APA learnt here on Monday.

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08-Sep-2014 to 13:56

SADC health ministers adopt common Ebola position

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Health ministers from the Southern African Development Community (SADC) have adopted a common regional position on the travel of persons and trucks or commercial vehicles from Ebola-affected countries.

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08-Sep-2014 to 12:11

Namibia: Pohamba commends traditional leaders on GBV fight

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia’s President Hifikepunye Pohamba on Monday commended traditional leaders for speaking out against gender-based violence (GBV) and joining hands with the government in fighting the scourge.

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