01-Sep-2014 to 12:13

SADC defers monetary union, central bank plans

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia’s Finance Minister Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila said the Southern African Development Community (SADC) has deferred plans to establish a monetary union and a single central bank by 2015, saying this was no longer feasible.

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01-Sep-2014 to 10:58

Namibia: Defence minister surprised by Swapo election verdict

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Defence Minister Nahas Angula, who is also a veteran in Namibia’s governing Swapo, said Monday he was shocked by the outcome of the party’s Electoral College that saw several heavyweights being sidelined.

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01-Sep-2014 to 09:27

Namibian press zooms in on Swapo electoral college outcome

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Namibian press was Monday dominated by the outcome of the ruling Swapo party’s Electoral College that met at the weekend to draw up a list of 96 candidates for National Assembly elections set for October.

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