Namibia

By IAfrica
In Namibia
Sep 17th, 2014
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OMARURU – A jobless father of four at Omaruru, Sakaria Ngatjikalekuwo, has found an alternative way to build a decent house to shelter his family. The 31-year-old bricklayer with four children and a live-in partner, has decided to construct a brick house out of clay for his family who lives at ...
By IAfrica
In Namibia
Sep 17th, 2014
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LÜDERITZ – The branch organiser of the Namibia Food and Allied Workers’ Union (NAFAU) in Lüderitz, Jacob Penda, has confirmed that workers at Protea Hotel will go on strike as from Thursday, demanding for better wages. The workers at Protea Hotel – Sea View Sperrgebiet are...
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Sep 17th, 2014
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WINDHOEK – Double murder convict, Romeo Schieffer was denied an opportunity to appeal both his conviction and the 48-year sentence he received in the Windhoek High Court late last year. Judge Naomi Shivute denied his application to appeal. She said Schieffer did not satisfy her that he has a re...
By IAfrica
In Features
Sep 17th, 2014
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… Deadly virus tests confirmed negative OKONGO – A number of dead bodies are held at the police mortuary in Okongo, Ohangwena Region, after initial fears that one of the deceased – an Angolan national – could have died from the deadly Ebola virus. The body of an Angolan man, ...
By IAfrica
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Sep 17th, 2014
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WINDHOEK – The Namibian Cabinet has just approved a donation of US$ 1 million to fight the Ebola outbreak raging in west Africa, as well as another US$ 1 million humanitarian contribution to the people of Palestine in the Gaza Strip. The donation and humanitarian contribution, which amounts to ...
By IAfrica
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Sep 17th, 2014
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WINDHOEK - With the temporary shutdown of the new Goreangab water reclamation plant that started yesterday and will continue till Thursday due to maintenance work at the plant, the city is likely to experience water interruptions. The spokesperson for the Windhoek Municipality, Joshua Amukugo, said t...
By IAfrica
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Sep 17th, 2014
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WINDHOEK – Many locals have come to dislike the rapid increase of Chinese nationals in their midst, whom many blame for wrestling potential employment opportunities away from them as a result of the Chinese modernised techniques and vast expertise in the various industries, with building constr...
By IAfrica
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Sep 17th, 2014
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WINDHOEK - With the country’s flagship football league, the MTC Namibia Premier League (NPL), set to officially start on October 1, confusion still reigns in the corridors of Katutura giants Orlando Pirates following Ali Akan’s sudden departure from the club at the end of last season. Aka...
By IAfrica
In Namibia
Sep 16th, 2014
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The Namibian Poultry Producers’ Association (PPA) decided to celebrate World Egg Day this year with the rest of the world. This event will take place on October 10. Jan Hennetjie, the local World Egg Day ambassador for this year now has an own Facebook page where delicious recipes, egg advice a...
By IAfrica
In Namibia
Sep 16th, 2014
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WINDHOEK – The pressure is mounting for the Namibian export industry to ensure credibility and transparency with the South African Veterinary Authority given the recent phasing out of the stringent requirements as it was required by the RSA import certificates. To ensure credibility and ease th...