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By IAfrica
In Angola
Apr 11th, 2014
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CUITO CUANAVALE, Angola – Sara Matews, the administrator of the Cuando Cubango Province, in which the historic town of Cuito Cuanavale in Angola is situated, is inviting Namibians businesspeople to invest in the town and the province at large. She made the appeal during the last day of a five-d...
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In Archers
Apr 8th, 2014
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JOHANNESBURG – Namibian archers have won a total of 11 medals at the conclusion of the 64thedition of the annual South African National Championships, at Marks Park Sports Club, Johannesburg, last week.  The medals arrived in the form 8 gold, 2 silvers and 1 bronze medal over the course of...
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In CAF African Youth Championship
Apr 7th, 2014
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MAPUTO – Namibia’s Under-20 football team fashioned out the all-important away goal against Mozambique despite losing 2-1 in their 2015 CAF African Youth Championship first leg qualifier in Maputo on Saturday.  “It was a great game of football while it was also very pleasing to...
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In IndepthAfrica
Mar 14th, 2014
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ADDIS ABABA – East African heads of state met in Addis Ababa yesterday in the latest push for peace in war-torn South Sudan, where almost three months of raging conflict has left thousands dead. Leaders from the East African bloc, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), were host...
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In IndepthAfrica
Mar 14th, 2014
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ANTANANARIVO – The International Monetary Fund has resumed normal relations with Madagascar, the country’s finance minister said yesterday, the first of international donors that froze aid after a 2009 coup following a calm election late last year. “We have been waiting for this dec...
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In IndepthAfrica
Mar 14th, 2014
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…but political unrest remains a concern MIDRAND, South Africa – Despite a positive economic outlook for the African continent in 2015, the African Union has warned that political unrest, labour disputes, high and volatile food and fuel prices as well as adverse weather conditions are thr...
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In IndepthAfrica
Mar 13th, 2014
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WINDHOEK – Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan will be the guest of honour at this year’s independence celebrations scheduled to take place at Katutura’s Independence Arena next Friday. Jonathana will pay a two-day state visit to Namibia, arriving on March 20 for a visit that is al...
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In IndepthAfrica
Jul 25th, 2013
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By Tosin Adeonigbabe, IndepthAfrica The Pan African Forum has turned down Nigerian ex- leader Olusegun Obasanjo’s appointment as head of the African Union observer mission to Zimbabwe for upcoming elections. Accuses the ex- Nigerian president of being divisive the forum stated his appointment c...
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In Djibouti
Jul 25th, 2013
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By Kidane Brehane, IndepthAfrica Saudi – Ethiopian authorities has canceled 40,000 work visas for maids intended for Saudi Arabia and has now completely halted offering any manpower. The decision apparently came in retaliation for the Saudi government’s decision last week to impose a temporary ...
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In IndepthAfrica
Jul 24th, 2013
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By Ola Johnson, IndepthAfrica Abuja -  Senate Might Get rid of Section 29 (4b) From Constitution. There are hints that the Senate might remove the controversial portion of the constitution which several Nigerians believed legalizes under age marriage. Nigeria Senate President, David Mark drop the hin...