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AllAfrica.com
NYDO Facilitates Internship for StudentsWindhoek — The Namibia Youth Development Organisation (NYDO) recently hosted a
NYDO Facilitates Internship for Students
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Windhoek — The Namibia Youth Development Organisation (NYDO) recently hosted a conference aimed at helping Namibian students from various tertiary institutions find internship and employment opportunities with local companies. NYDO aims to promote... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gang Fight Claims Taxi Driver's LifeA 33-year-old man died after a vicious fight between two groups in Oshitenda in
Gang Fight Claims Taxi Driver's Life
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
A 33-year-old man died after a vicious fight between two groups in Oshitenda informal settlement on Sunday night. It is alleged that eight people sustained knife cuts and bullets struck four people, while others were injured by stones during the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
City of Windhoek Appoints New Acting CEOWindhoek — Windhoek City Council has appointed Fillemon Hambuda as acting CEO f
City of Windhoek Appoints New Acting CEO
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Windhoek — Windhoek City Council has appointed Fillemon Hambuda as acting CEO for a period of two months, after failing to recruit a suitable candidate from among the people who recently applied for the top job. The appointment of Hambuda, who is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MVA Shares Success Story With GeingobWindhoek — President Hage Geingob met yesterday with the management team and bo
MVA Shares Success Story With Geingob
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Windhoek — President Hage Geingob met yesterday with the management team and board members of the Motor Vehicle Accident (MVA) Fund at State House, an opportunity used by the parastatal to report on its steadily improving financial position. MVA CEO... Read more
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Tucna Calls for Creation of Sovereign Wealth FundWindhoek — The Trade Union Congress of Namibia (Tucna) secretary general Mahong
Tucna Calls for Creation of Sovereign Wealth Fund
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Windhoek — The Trade Union Congress of Namibia (Tucna) secretary general Mahongora Kavihuha has proposed the setting up of a sovereign wealth fund that uses revenue from the country's mineral resources. Tucna is an umbrella body of over 15 affiliate... Read more
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Windhoek Headhunts for Chief ExecutiveThe City of Windhoek has decided to headhunt for its next chief executive offic
Windhoek Headhunts for Chief Executive
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
The City of Windhoek has decided to headhunt for its next chief executive officer, following repeated attempts to appoint someone. Chairperson of the panel entrusted with the recruitment of the next CEO, Olthaver & List group executive chairman Sven... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Arguments On Sentence to Be Imposed On Majiedt in NovemberArguments in mitigation and aggravation of the sentencing of self-confessed fra
Arguments On Sentence to Be Imposed On Majiedt in November
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Arguments in mitigation and aggravation of the sentencing of self-confessed fraudster Esmerelda Majiedt, 50 - who allegedly defrauded a cement company of N$56.5 million - will be heard in the Windhoek High Court on November 16 and 17. In light of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Herero Mall to Get a FaceliftPlans to revamp Katutura's Herero Mall into a state-of-the-art facility are at
Herero Mall to Get a Facelift
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Plans to revamp Katutura's Herero Mall into a state-of-the-art facility are at an advanced stage and hopes are high that construction work will commence next year. The Windhoek City Council has the final say on the design and construction of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Namibia/Senegal: Warriors Raring to Go Against SenegalThe Brave Warriors and their coach Ricardo Mannetti are raring to go when they
Namibia/Senegal: Warriors Raring to Go Against Senegal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
The Brave Warriors and their coach Ricardo Mannetti are raring to go when they take on Senegal in an Afcon 2017 qualifying match in Windhoek on Saturday afternoon. After they lost their opening qualifier away to Niger in June, Namibia will have to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nujoma Left 'Homeless'A government decision to build founding President Sam Nujoma a new house has ra
Nujoma Left 'Homeless'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
A government decision to build founding President Sam Nujoma a new house has raised eyebrows, especially after he has been left without accommodation in Windhoek. The Namibian has learned that what started as an attempt to make security upgrades to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Women in Court Over Supply of Abortion PillsTHREE women facing charges of supplying members of public with pills to induce
Women in Court Over Supply of Abortion Pills
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
THREE women facing charges of supplying members of public with pills to induce illegal abortions briefly appeared in the Windhoek Magistrate's Court in Katutura yesterday. Pamela Henguva (39) and Eunice Henguva (22) were granted bail of N$2 000 each... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Top Regional Squash Players in ActionThe Namibian Open Squash Championships starts at various venues in Windhoek on
Top Regional Squash Players in Action
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
The Namibian Open Squash Championships starts at various venues in Windhoek on Friday with strong fields having been entered for both the men and women's categories. Some of the top players in the southern African region have entered the event which... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Record Cement Fraud Case PostponedThe lawyers representing former cement company employee Esmerelda Majiedt in he
Record Cement Fraud Case Postponed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
The lawyers representing former cement company employee Esmerelda Majiedt in her record-setting fraud case want to get a psychologist to assess her before she is sentenced on 396 counts of fraud. With the hearing of evidence and arguments in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Land Issue Would Have Been a DisasterPresident Hage Geingob said that the land issue, as initiated by the Affirmativ
Land Issue Would Have Been a Disaster
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
President Hage Geingob said that the land issue, as initiated by the Affirmative Repositioning movement, could have been a disaster were it not handled properly as issues such as land have potential to trigger unnecessary wars. "I can tell you... Read more
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Windhoek Already Using October's WaterWindhoek — Windhoek residents are already consuming October's water, a month ah
Windhoek Already Using October's Water
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Windhoek — Windhoek residents are already consuming October's water, a month ahead in water usage, at a time when the central areas of the country face a water crisis. This was revealed by Windhoek Municipality spokesperson Joshua Amukugo at a media... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
City Residents Consume Borrowed WaterWindhoek residents are living on borrowed water. City of Windhoek's manager fo
City Residents Consume Borrowed Water
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Windhoek residents are living on borrowed water. City of Windhoek's manager for corporate communications and customer care Joshua Amukugo yesterday revealed that the residents are already consuming water which, under different circumstances, would... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mandatory Party Funding Disclosures Soon a RealityWindhoek — Political parties will soon be left with no choice but to reveal the
Mandatory Party Funding Disclosures Soon a Reality
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Windhoek — Political parties will soon be left with no choice but to reveal their sources of funding, a practice circumvented for years by political parties in the country. The Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN) is busy devising ways to regulate... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
JLK Construction in Serial Wage DisputesPASSING motorists have become accustomed to seeing a visibly disgruntled group
JLK Construction in Serial Wage Disputes
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
PASSING motorists have become accustomed to seeing a visibly disgruntled group of more than 15 workers gathered in front of the structure under construction at the corner of John Meinert and Mandume Ndemufayo streets in Windhoek over the past two... Read more
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Cote d'Ivoire/Sierra Leone: Toure-Less Ivory Coast Launch Title DefenceA Cote d'Ivoire team lacking superstar Yaya Toure launches this weekend what th
Cote d'Ivoire/Sierra Leone: Toure-Less Ivory Coast Launch Title Defence
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
A Cote d'Ivoire team lacking superstar Yaya Toure launches this weekend what they hope will be a 10-match climb back to the pinnacle of African football. The Africa Cup of Nations title-holders have a Group I date with fellow-west Africans Sierra... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ongombe Fa Flexes Muscles... .27th Okamatapati Show a Resounding Success...Looking back at his involvement with the Okamatapati Show over three decades, f
Ongombe Fa Flexes Muscles... .27th Okamatapati Show a Resounding Success...
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Looking back at his involvement with the Okamatapati Show over three decades, founding member and chief organiser of the annual show, Albert Tjihero, holds fond memories of his role as an emancipator of communal farmers, who assisted in their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kashihakumwa Retires At 57 to Be With Family"Active, tough and stubborn", were some of the adjectives used to describe the
Kashihakumwa Retires At 57 to Be With Family
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
"Active, tough and stubborn", were some of the adjectives used to describe the Police Regional Commander for Oshana, Commissioner Ndahangwapo Kashihakumwa, who is heading into early retirement. Kashihakumwa this week put to bed speculation about his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Former Mayor's Son Breaks Silence On Land DealDavid Kafula, the son of former Windhoek mayor Agnes Kafula, has denied claims
Former Mayor's Son Breaks Silence On Land Deal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
David Kafula, the son of former Windhoek mayor Agnes Kafula, has denied claims that either he or his company, Elimwena Investments, received any preferential treatment in the allocation of a prime plot in Klein Windhoek. Kafula and Tuliikeni Ndadi... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nekundi's Appointment As Acting Secretary Wrong - KafitaThe central committee (CC) meeting that endorsed the appointment of Swapo Party
Nekundi's Appointment As Acting Secretary Wrong - Kafita
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The central committee (CC) meeting that endorsed the appointment of Swapo Party Youth League deputy secretary Veikko Nekundi as acting secretary is illegitimate as it was never convened by the national executive committee (NEC). This is according to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Red Cross Keeps Storeroom Doors ShutSTOREROOMS at the Namibia Red Cross Society in Windhoek remained shut after all
Red Cross Keeps Storeroom Doors Shut
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
STOREROOMS at the Namibia Red Cross Society in Windhoek remained shut after allegations last week that the organisation was keeping expired supplement food in their warehouse, including tonnes of cereal. On Friday, The Namibian visited the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'A Whale in the Goreangab' Takes On Topic of CorruptionThere's a whale in Goreangab Dam this September as Aldo Behrens brings Keamoget
'A Whale in the Goreangab' Takes On Topic of Corruption
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
There's a whale in Goreangab Dam this September as Aldo Behrens brings Keamogetsi Molapong's poetry anthology 'The Scars On My Skin' alive in his stage adaptation. 'A Whale In The Goreangab', part of the Bank Windhoek Arts Festival will premier on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Vorster and Pretorius Excel At OtjihaveraIn a quest to promote gender equality in their team, KIA Elite Namibia's top ri
Vorster and Pretorius Excel At Otjihavera
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
In a quest to promote gender equality in their team, KIA Elite Namibia's top rider Michael Pretorius teamed up with Michelle Vorster last weekend at the 10th edition of the Otjihavera MTB Xperience. The pair had no problems finding each other, and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Epupa Farmers Aim to Stage Own Cattle ShowDespite the region having been devastated by spells of terrible drought over th
Epupa Farmers Aim to Stage Own Cattle Show
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Despite the region having been devastated by spells of terrible drought over three consecutive years, three members of the senior council of the Traditional Authority of Chief Hikuminue Kapika of Epupa in the Kunene region travelled all the way to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
National Network Coverage to Be a Reality SoonTHE minister of information and communication technology says he is aware of th
National Network Coverage to Be a Reality Soon
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
THE minister of information and communication technology says he is aware of the challenges the nation faces regarding network coverage and promised that within the next 18 months, the entire country will have access to various networks. According... Read more
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Okahandja Plant in Full SteamWith the Windhoek abattoir having been closed for maintenance for two weeks now
Okahandja Plant in Full Steam
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
With the Windhoek abattoir having been closed for maintenance for two weeks now until the end of the year, all operations are now being facilitated at the Okahandja plant. The plant has enough cattle to keep it open until December. The Okahandja... Read more
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Shilongo a Doubt for Warriors' Do or Die ClashBrave Warriors head coach Ricardo Mannetti is biting his nails hoping for the s
Shilongo a Doubt for Warriors' Do or Die Clash
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Brave Warriors head coach Ricardo Mannetti is biting his nails hoping for the speedy recovery of free-scoring striker Benson Shilongo, ahead of Namibia's crucial 2017 AFCON Qualifier against Senegal in Windhoek this weekend. The stylish goal... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Another senseless robbery, murderI must repeat myself: crime is on the rise everywhere we look here in South Afr
Another senseless robbery, murder
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
I must repeat myself: crime is on the rise everywhere we look here in South Africa, and everyone needs to become more observant and security minded. This has to be done to prevent another bloody incident taking place as reported on the front page of... Read more
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iol.co.za
Bafana to face Senegal in Mandela ChellengeBackpagepixBafana will play Senegal in the annual Nelson Mandela Challenge on S
Bafana to face Senegal in Mandela Chellenge
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
BackpagepixBafana will play Senegal in the annual Nelson Mandela Challenge on September 8. Senegal will be South Africa's opponents in the annual Nelson Mandela Challenge on September 8, the national football association announced Monday. The... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Cuban Book on Namibia's Fight vs Apartheid PresentedThe book "SWAPO, un leon contra el apartheid" (SWAPO, a Lion Against the Aparth
Cuban Book on Namibia's Fight vs Apartheid Presented
Radio Angulo / Posted 3 days ago
The book "SWAPO, un leon contra el apartheid" (SWAPO, a Lion Against the Apartheid), by Cuban journalist and writer Hedelberto Lopez, was described in Namibia as a document for study, according to a press release in Windhoek – the country's capital... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Opens Up With Housing CardsSOME mass housing contractors who failed to deliver on the required number of h
Govt Opens Up With Housing Cards
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
SOME mass housing contractors who failed to deliver on the required number of houses so far will have their contracts changed and the work readvertised, attorney general Sacky Shanghala has told The Namibian. Shanghala says government will reopen... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Ngatjizeko Hospitalised in PretoriaWindhoek — The Minister of Industrialisation, Trade and SME Development, Immanu
Minister Ngatjizeko Hospitalised in Pretoria
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Windhoek — The Minister of Industrialisation, Trade and SME Development, Immanuel Ngatjizeko, is being treated at a hospital in Pretoria, South Africa, for alleged pneumonia. The 63-year-old Ngatjizeko was admitted on Saturday following a recent... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Team Namibia Arrives in Brazzaville for the AAGBrazzaville — A group of eight boxers, two disabled athletes and their official
Team Namibia Arrives in Brazzaville for the AAG
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Brazzaville — A group of eight boxers, two disabled athletes and their officials became the first group from Team Namibia to arrive in Congo, Brazzaville for the 2015 All Africa Games (AAG) on Friday. Namibia will be sending 79 athletes and 48... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Unam Are Rugby Premiership Champions ... Diergaardt Hails Players' CharacterWindhoek — The University of Namibia (Unam) Rugby Club were on Saturday officia
Unam Are Rugby Premiership Champions ... Diergaardt Hails Players' Character
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Windhoek — The University of Namibia (Unam) Rugby Club were on Saturday officially crowned Namibia Rugby Union (NRU) Premiership champions after brushing aside a stubborn Wanderers team by 37-23 to lift the trophy at the Hage Geingob Stadium in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mbidi Aims to Plough Back FIFA ExperienceWindhoek — President of the Namibia Football Association (NFA) Frans Mbidi, who
Mbidi Aims to Plough Back FIFA Experience
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Windhoek — President of the Namibia Football Association (NFA) Frans Mbidi, who was recently appointed by Fifa as member of the U/17 World Cup Organising Committee, says he aims to plough back all the expertise he will gain as member of the World Cup... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Katjavivi Pleads for Unity Among Emerging FarmersWindhoek — An urgent call for unity among communal farmers rang out loud and cl
Katjavivi Pleads for Unity Among Emerging Farmers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Windhoek — An urgent call for unity among communal farmers rang out loud and clear from the Windhoek Show Grounds when Speaker of the National Assembly and patron of the Ongombe Farmers Association, Prof Peter Katjavivi, officially opened the 27th... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Youth Expulsions Not in Our Hands - SpylWindhoek — The Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) says it will never question the
Youth Expulsions Not in Our Hands - Spyl
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Windhoek — The Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) says it will never question the wisdom of the elders in the party who resolved to expel four of youth league members from the ruling party recently. Doing so would put them at risk of being charged for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gome Joins Wits On Season LoanBrave Warriors midfield schemer Wangu Gome will be donning the colors of Bidves
Gome Joins Wits On Season Loan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Brave Warriors midfield schemer Wangu Gome will be donning the colors of Bidvest Wits in the 2015/2016 Absa Premiership season after penning a season-long loan from Namibian side Civics this week. Gome confirmed the move to the South African side on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Firm Defends Exclusive Rights on Windhoek BeerDar-es- Salaam-based Mabibo Beer Wines and Spirits Limited has asked the Court
Firm Defends Exclusive Rights on Windhoek Beer
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Dar-es- Salaam-based Mabibo Beer Wines and Spirits Limited has asked the Court of Appeal to nullify all proceedings conducted by Fair Competition Tribunal (FCT) in the case relating to exclusive importation and distribution of Windhoek beer in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Commissioner Should Investigate Assaults of JournalistsMISA-Zimbabwe Chairperson Kumbirai Mafunda has urged Police Commissioner-Genera
Police Commissioner Should Investigate Assaults of Journalists
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
MISA-Zimbabwe Chairperson Kumbirai Mafunda has urged Police Commissioner-General Augustine Chihuri to investigate and bring to account members of his force involved in the assault of journalists conducting their lawful professional duties. In his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Memorial Service for Air-Crash VictimsWindhoek — The wail of the siren of an ambulance at Hotel Safari announced the
Memorial Service for Air-Crash Victims
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Windhoek — The wail of the siren of an ambulance at Hotel Safari announced the end of 24-year-old Alfred John Ward's work on earth during a memorial service where friends, families, pilots and fellow colleagues of various first responders paid... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FNB Keetmanshoop to Turn 100The FNB Keetmanshoop branch will turn 100 years on 31 August. Branch Manager Ge
FNB Keetmanshoop to Turn 100
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The FNB Keetmanshoop branch will turn 100 years on 31 August. Branch Manager Gert Smit says his staff is extremely excited about this and invites all Keetmanshoopers to join them in celebrating this centenary. Smit delved into the history of his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Makari Now O&l Leisure Deputy MDThe Ohlthaver & List (O&L) Group last week announced another milestone achieved
Makari Now O&l Leisure Deputy MD
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The Ohlthaver & List (O&L) Group last week announced another milestone achieved by one of its long-serving and dedicated employees. Terence Makari has been appointed to the position of Deputy Managing Director at O&L Leisure, effective 1... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ode to a Departed Icon, Gotthardt Katjivazeua Kangootui 1940Namibia's most decorated football club Black Africa has in the past produced a
Ode to a Departed Icon, Gotthardt Katjivazeua Kangootui 1940
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Namibia's most decorated football club Black Africa has in the past produced a significant number of great footballers that went on to represent their native land, provincially and internationally, with great aplomb. In 1969, the club had two... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Oteya and Anne Kansiime Wow WindhoekThat Oteya is one of Namibia's finest musicians is unquestionable. The multi-aw
Oteya and Anne Kansiime Wow Windhoek
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
That Oteya is one of Namibia's finest musicians is unquestionable. The multi-award winning and NAMA 2015 Female Artist of the Year kicked off the first leg of her tour last weekend in the capital proving to all those in doubt that dynamite does... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Burger to Captain WelwitchiasSaracens Loose forward Jacques Burger will captain Namibia in the upcoming Rugb
Burger to Captain Welwitchias
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Saracens Loose forward Jacques Burger will captain Namibia in the upcoming Rugby World Cup in England and will lead a squad where 14 of the 31 players selected have previous Rugby World Cup experience. The squad was named in Windhoek late this week,... Read more
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Country Needs Proper Representation OnlineThe Namibia Tourism Board's Online Marketing division will host a Digital Marke
Country Needs Proper Representation Online
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The Namibia Tourism Board's Online Marketing division will host a Digital Marketing for Tourism Seminar in Windhoek on 15 September at the Safari Hotel. "This will be a first for Namibia Tourism," says Rebekka Hidulika-Amadhila, Manager: Digital/... Read more
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