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02-Sep-2014 to 09:46

Namibia: Official calls for strict Ebola preventative measures

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — A senior official in Namibia’s Zambezi Region has called on the government to ensure strict enforcement of measures restricting movement of trucks and people from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) where Ebola outbreak was recently reported.

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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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