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AllAfrica.com
World Press Freedom Day 2016 - Challenges to Media Freedom in SATO MEDIA FREEDOM IN SOUTH AFRICA World Press Freedom Day on 3 May 2016 marks t
World Press Freedom Day 2016 - Challenges to Media Freedom in SA
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TO MEDIA FREEDOM IN SOUTH AFRICA World Press Freedom Day on 3 May 2016 marks twenty five years since the adoption of the Windhoek Declaration on Promoting an Independent and Pluralistic Media. A free and diverse media is critical to promoting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Media Rights Lobby Raps Slow Media Reforms On World Press Freedom Daysaid it was disappointed by government's "pseudo democratisation". The day als
Media Rights Lobby Raps Slow Media Reforms On World Press Freedom Day
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
said it was disappointed by government's "pseudo democratisation". The day also coincides with the 25th Anniversary of the Windhoek Declaration. The new charter outlawed old repressive media statutes which include some sections of the Access to... Read more
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Malawi in Group B of Cosafa CupCommittee of the 2016 COSAFA Castle Cup. Namibia will be hosting the event for
Malawi in Group B of Cosafa Cup
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
Committee of the 2016 COSAFA Castle Cup. Namibia will be hosting the event for the first time and do so as holders, with Windhoek set to stage the matches across two venues. The COSAFA Castle Cup was launched in 1997 and very quickly became one... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Very Bad Journalism Polluting The Space - Fernandounder Article 19 of the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights and marking
Very Bad Journalism Polluting The Space - Fernando
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
under Article 19 of the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights and marking the anniversary of the Declaration of Windhoek, a statement of free press principles put together by African newspaper journalists in 1991. UNESCO marks World... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Director-General of Unesco Calls On Govts to Unite in Pursuit of Press Freedomfirst freedom of information law, covering both modern-day Sweden and Finland,
Director-General of Unesco Calls On Govts to Unite in Pursuit of Press Freedom
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
first freedom of information law, covering both modern-day Sweden and Finland, the 25th anniversary of the adoption of the Windhoek Declaration of press freedom principles and the first year of 15 year life-cycle of the Sustainable Development... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nampower to Sign 200MW Supply Agreement With Eskomthe company have arrived in the country. "Three-hundred-thousand LED bulbs hav
Nampower to Sign 200MW Supply Agreement With Eskom
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
the company have arrived in the country. "Three-hundred-thousand LED bulbs have already been purchased and are stored in Windhoek, awaiting the appointment of the LED champions (companies) to install these into the customers' homes. In total, one... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Germany and Namibia Promoting Press Freedom Togetherin December 1993, following the recommendation of Unesco's general conference.
Germany and Namibia Promoting Press Freedom Together
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
in December 1993, following the recommendation of Unesco's general conference. Since then, 3 May, the anniversary of the Windhoek Declaration, is celebrated worldwide as World Press Freedom Day. It is an opportunity to: Namibia played a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Unpacking the Harambee Prosperity Plan - (Part 8Zambezi are more affected and will be prioritised. Poor sanitation is also a pr
Unpacking the Harambee Prosperity Plan - (Part 8
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Zambezi are more affected and will be prioritised. Poor sanitation is also a problem in rapidly urbanising areas such as Windhoek and Swakopmund, and will also be prioritised. The specific goals with respect to residential land servicing,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Man Arrested for Raping His DaughterWindhoek — A 37-year-old man from Ohalushu has been arrested for repeatedly rap
Man Arrested for Raping His Daughter
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Windhoek — A 37-year-old man from Ohalushu has been arrested for repeatedly raping his 17-year-old daughter on different occasions. The man had also threatened to kill his daughter with a gun and spear if she told people about the rapes. Police... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Simmentaler Bull Makes Muniaro a Happy ManWindhoek — More commonly known as the secretary-general of the National Union o
Simmentaler Bull Makes Muniaro a Happy Man
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Windhoek — More commonly known as the secretary-general of the National Union of Namibian Workers (NUNW), Job Muniaro became Meatco's first Communal Producer of the Year. Therefore he received a N$35,000 Simmentaler bull from Meatco. The bull was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uutoni Wins WBO International Flyweight TitleWindhoek — Japhet 'Thin Man' Uutoni on Friday delivered a never-seen-before per
Uutoni Wins WBO International Flyweight Title
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Windhoek — Japhet 'Thin Man' Uutoni on Friday delivered a never-seen-before performance to outclass South African opponent Bongani Silila in almost all departments to capture the WBO International Junior Flyweight title in front of a packed and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Music, Theatre and Dance ... These Were the NamasWindhoek the past weekend was a musical haven with the Namibia Annual Music Awa
Music, Theatre and Dance ... These Were the Namas
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Windhoek the past weekend was a musical haven with the Namibia Annual Music Awards taking place in the capital. Having been hosted at Swakopmund the last two years, the awards made their way back to the capital city with the industry awards being... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Namibia to Face Botswana in COSAFA CupNamibian player celebrates during a match. (file photo) Windhoek — COSAFA Cast
Namibia to Face Botswana in COSAFA Cup
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Namibian player celebrates during a match. (file photo) Windhoek — COSAFA Castle Cup reigning champions Brave Warriors have been drawn against the 'The Zebras' of Botswana in this year's COSAFA Cup to be staged in Namibia from June 11-25, following... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
O&L Kicks Off Annual Mwenyopaleka Road ShowWindhoek — In keeping with the Ohlthaver & List (O&L) Group's commitment to gro
O&L Kicks Off Annual Mwenyopaleka Road Show
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Windhoek — In keeping with the Ohlthaver & List (O&L) Group's commitment to growing its people, and remaining an 'Employer of Choice', the group kicked off with its annual 'Mwenyopaleka Road Show' last week, which sees the business engaging with as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Standard Bank Goes Virtual With BluewalletWindhoek — Standard Bank launched its latest innovative product called BlueWall
Standard Bank Goes Virtual With Bluewallet
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Windhoek — Standard Bank launched its latest innovative product called BlueWallet on Thursday last week. As a virtual prepaid account, customers are given the option to make payments for goods and services from their BlueWallet at registered retail... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Namibian Sprinters Take On Best in U.SWindhoek — Namibian short sprinters on Saturday took part in the sacred Penn Re
Namibian Sprinters Take On Best in U.S
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Windhoek — Namibian short sprinters on Saturday took part in the sacred Penn Relays in Philadelphia, USA, which are the world's oldest relays stretching back over 112 years. Participants ranged from the best schools to best colleges and national... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Toughly Contested NAMAs Deliver SurprisesNamibian Annual Music Awards (NAMAs) 2016. Windhoek — Surprise characterised t
Toughly Contested NAMAs Deliver Surprises
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Namibian Annual Music Awards (NAMAs) 2016. Windhoek — Surprise characterised the weekend's Namibian Annual Music Awards (NAMAs) when Chikune walked away with the much-contested best female artist of the year award in recognition of her album 'In... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Media urged to seek truth and dignity of Ghanaiansfollowing the recommendation of UNESCO's General Conference. Since then, 3 May
Media urged to seek truth and dignity of Ghanaians
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 17 hours ago
following the recommendation of UNESCO's General Conference. Since then, 3 May, the anniversary of the Declaration of Windhoek is celebrated worldwide as World Press Freedom Day. It is an opportunity to: celebrate the fundamental principles... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tapping Okavango Water On the CardsWindhoek — The Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry will commence work o
Tapping Okavango Water On the Cards
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Windhoek — The Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry will commence work on a bulk water supply project from the Okavango River to central Namibia in 2018. The long-term project aims to supply water to larger settlements, such as Windhoek,... Read more
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iafrica.com
SA airline to launch Windhoek routeoperates on routes to Cape Town, Johannesburg, Kimberley and Bloemfontein. Its
SA airline to launch Windhoek route
iafrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
operates on routes to Cape Town, Johannesburg, Kimberley and Bloemfontein. Its newest route will be between Cape Town and Windhoek, with the inaugural return flights set for May 13 and 15. The airline has yet to release the exact flight schedule... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Jomo Sono in the dockregistered. Modiba received an international transfer clearance certificate fr
Jomo Sono in the dock
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 18 hours ago
registered. Modiba received an international transfer clearance certificate from Safa in mid-year to play in Namibia for Windhoek Orlando Pirates. He was transferred there from lower-tier Limpopo side Dolphins FC. Modiba played for the first... Read more
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New Kerala
On World Day, UN highlights link between press freedom and development - newkerala.com #58552of information law, covering both modern-day Sweden and Finland, and it is the
On World Day, UN highlights link between press freedom and development - newkerala.com #58552
New Kerala / Posted 21 hours ago
of information law, covering both modern-day Sweden and Finland, and it is the 25th anniversary of the adoption of the Windhoek Declaration of press freedom principles. In addition, 2016 is also the first year of implementing the Sustainable... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A Conversation With Hage Geingobto have talks with them to say, comrades, you see, we're going to serve the mas
A Conversation With Hage Geingob
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to have talks with them to say, comrades, you see, we're going to serve the masses. Yes, yes, yes. What's the population of Windhoek and other towns I mentioned? It came to about half a million, and Namibia is about one-point-something million. Now,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Treason Trial Appeal to Go to Supreme Courtduring their trial. Judge Elton Hoff made the agreement a court order when the
Treason Trial Appeal to Go to Supreme Court
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during their trial. Judge Elton Hoff made the agreement a court order when the 30 convicted men appeared before him in the Windhoek High Court on Thursday for what was expected to be the hearing of oral arguments on their applications to be allowed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Do Not Tamper With Media FreedomWorld Press Freedom Day 2016 Theme World Press Freedom Day is on 3 May. This y
Do Not Tamper With Media Freedom
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World Press Freedom Day 2016 Theme World Press Freedom Day is on 3 May. This year marks the 25th year of the Windhoek Declaration. It is regularly referred to as "Namibia's gift to the world". The Windhoek Declaration is a statement of press... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Leading the Way Where World Press Freedom Day BeganWorld Press Freedom Day 2016 Theme Windhoek — Presidential economic advisor Dr
Leading the Way Where World Press Freedom Day Began
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World Press Freedom Day 2016 Theme Windhoek — Presidential economic advisor Dr. John Steytler sees part of his job as ensuring Namibia has the freest media in the world. “We are already number one on the African continent,” he says, “and we are... Read more
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Calcutta News
Free Press celebrated across the worldago, a statement of free press principles was put together by newspaper journal
Free Press celebrated across the world
Calcutta News / Posted yesterday
ago, a statement of free press principles was put together by newspaper journalists in Africa during a UNESCO seminar in Windhoek, Namibia. The statement, now known as the Declaration of Windhoek, is commemorated by the United Nations every... Read more
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Pilipino Star
A fundamental rightthe most advanced economies, ranking high in transparency and governance. This
A fundamental right
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
the most advanced economies, ranking high in transparency and governance. This year also marks the 25th anniversary of the Windhoek Declaration detailing press freedom principles. Apart from the FOI law, World Press Freedom Day 2016 is also... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Journalists mark World Press Freedom DayDecember 1993 following recommendations by UNESCO’s general conference. Since
Journalists mark World Press Freedom Day
Ghanaweb.com / Posted yesterday
December 1993 following recommendations by UNESCO’s general conference. Since then, the anniversary of the declaration at Windhoek is celebrated as World Press Freedom Day every 3rd May. It is an opportunity to celebrate the fundamental... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
On World Day, UN Highlights Link Between Press Freedom and Developmentof information law, covering both modern-day Sweden and Finland, and it is the
On World Day, UN Highlights Link Between Press Freedom and Development
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of information law, covering both modern-day Sweden and Finland, and it is the 25th anniversary of the adoption of the Windhoek Declaration of press freedom principles. In addition, 2016 is also the first year of implementing the Sustainable... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
European Union Underlines Importance of Freedom of Expressionof UNESCO General Conference in 1991. The step responded to a call by African j
European Union Underlines Importance of Freedom of Expression
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of UNESCO General Conference in 1991. The step responded to a call by African journalists who in 1991 produced the landmark Windhoek Declaration on media pluralism and independence. May 3rd is used to celebrate the fundamental principles of press... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Misa-Zimbabwe raps slow media reformssaid it was disappointed by government’s “pseudo democratisation”. The day als
Misa-Zimbabwe raps slow media reforms
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
said it was disappointed by government’s “pseudo democratisation”. The day also coincides with the 25th Anniversary of the Windhoek Declaration. The new charter outlawed old repressive media statutes which include some sections of the Access to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA Media Freedom Not Declining - Minister Muthambifollowing the recommendation of UNESCO's General Conference. Since then, 3 May
SA Media Freedom Not Declining - Minister Muthambi
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
following the recommendation of UNESCO's General Conference. Since then, 3 May, the anniversary of the Declaration of Windhoek is celebrated worldwide as World Press Freedom Day. It is an opportunity to celebrate the fundamental principles of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Declaration of WindhoekThe is a statement of free press principles put together by newspaper journali
Declaration of Windhoek
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The is a statement of free press principles put together by newspaper journalists in Africa during a UNESCO seminar on "Promoting an Independent and Pluralistic African Press" in Windhoek, Namibia, from 29 April to 3 May 1991.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Let's Unite, Defend Press Freedomfollowing the recommendation of UNESCO's General Conference. Since then, May 3
Let's Unite, Defend Press Freedom
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
following the recommendation of UNESCO's General Conference. Since then, May 3, the anniversary of the Declaration of Windhoek, has been celebrated worldwide as World Press Freedom Day. It is an opportunity to: Celebrate the fundamental... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Journalists Mark Day Amid State Gag Concernson Promoting an Independent and Pluralistic African Press hosted by Namibia in
Journalists Mark Day Amid State Gag Concerns
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on Promoting an Independent and Pluralistic African Press hosted by Namibia in 1991, which also led to the adoption of the Windhoek Declaration on Promoting Independent and Pluralistic Media. This year's theme is "Access to Information and... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Freedom of the Press Index: Press freedom declined to its lowest point in 12 years in 2015(UN) proclaimed that World Press Freedom Day would fall on May 3, to coincide w
Freedom of the Press Index: Press freedom declined to its lowest point in 12 years in 2015
Asian Correspondent / Posted yesterday
(UN) proclaimed that World Press Freedom Day would fall on May 3, to coincide with the anniversary of the Declaration of Windhoek, a statement of free press principles. This year’s World Press Freedom Day focuses on freedom and access to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fabiola's Curves Cause 'Tension' At Namayear. The awards took place on Friday 29th and 30th April 2016. The Saturday Aw
Fabiola's Curves Cause 'Tension' At Nama
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year. The awards took place on Friday 29th and 30th April 2016. The Saturday Awards ceremony will took place at Ramatex Windhoek in Namibia. Fabiola was born on July 7 1994 to former New Vision photo journalist Matthias Mugisha. She hails from... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
World Press Freedom Dayunder Article 19 of the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights and marking
World Press Freedom Day
Ghanaweb.com / Posted yesterday
under Article 19 of the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights and marking the anniversary of the Declaration of Windhoek, a statement of free press principles put together by African newspaper UNESCO marks by... Read more
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USA Today
World Press Freedom Day comes amid tough times for journalistswith the 250th anniversary of the world’s first freedom of information law and
World Press Freedom Day comes amid tough times for journalists
USA Today / Posted yesterday
with the 250th anniversary of the world’s first freedom of information law and the 25th anniversary of the adoption of the Windhoek Declaration of press freedom principles in Africa. Last year was one of the worst years for press freedom,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Wedding Bells Ringing for Erna and ManneckeyWindhoek — All the work and no play makes Jack and Jill a dull a couple, well t
Wedding Bells Ringing for Erna and Manneckey
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Windhoek — All the work and no play makes Jack and Jill a dull a couple, well the Jack is out!!!. It's signed, sealed, delivered - two of the country's most celebrated and much adored Jazz musos are to take their musical connection to another... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Goals Galore in Indoor Hockey LeagueWindhoek — More than 40 men and women's teams from 12 clubs, of which three wer
Goals Galore in Indoor Hockey League
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Windhoek — More than 40 men and women's teams from 12 clubs, of which three were from the coast, participated in the three different national leagues in the recently concluded Bank Windhoek National Indoor Hockey League. The league started on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
World Intellectual Property Day Focusses On Digital CreativityWindhoek — Namibia joined other countries across the globe on Tuesday in celebr
World Intellectual Property Day Focusses On Digital Creativity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Windhoek — Namibia joined other countries across the globe on Tuesday in celebrating World Intellectual Property Day. The day is used as an opportunity to celebrate creativity and innovation and how they enrich the world. This year's theme was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Press Freedom Violations Undermine AU's Vision of Transparencythe sector. Making the world a safer place for journalists This year is also
Press Freedom Violations Undermine AU's Vision of Transparency
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
the sector. Making the world a safer place for journalists This year is also the 25th anniversary of the adoption of the Windhoek Declaration of press freedom principles adopted by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Golf Caddies Born On the Wrong Side of the Blanketor rather unpleasant episode unfolded. During my many years of sports reportin
Golf Caddies Born On the Wrong Side of the Blanket
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
or rather unpleasant episode unfolded. During my many years of sports reporting, I've been a frequent visitor to the Windhoek Country Club golf course, but have never really been close enough to acquaint myself with the inner doings of those... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tennis Juniors On Tour in Zimbabwe, BotswanaWindhoek — A number of top ranking Namibian U12 and U14 tennis players have bee
Tennis Juniors On Tour in Zimbabwe, Botswana
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Windhoek — A number of top ranking Namibian U12 and U14 tennis players have been selected to represent the country at the three-legged international ITF/CAT African Junior Tennis Circuit 2016 tourneys. The first Grade 2 event will be staged in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Raymond Van Schoor Cricket Foundation Raises Funds for DevelopmentWindhoek — The development of Namibian cricket is expected to receive a signifi
Raymond Van Schoor Cricket Foundation Raises Funds for Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Windhoek — The development of Namibian cricket is expected to receive a significant boost in the near future after the Raymond van Schoor Cricket Foundation hosted a very successful fundraising gala dinner on Friday evening. The Raymond van Schoor... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gazza Collaborates With Nyanda On Music VideoWindhoek — Multi awards winning artist Lazarus Shiimi, aka Gazz, is definitely
Gazza Collaborates With Nyanda On Music Video
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Windhoek — Multi awards winning artist Lazarus Shiimi, aka Gazz, is definitely on the right track for global recognition as he recently travelled to Miami, Florida to finish the shooting of his collaboration video with Jamaican-American recording... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Transnamib Settles With NaandaWindhoek — In view of the settlement agreement reached between TransNamib and i
Transnamib Settles With Naanda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Windhoek — In view of the settlement agreement reached between TransNamib and its exonerated chief executive officer Sara Naanda, the board of directors says her employment record with the parastatal is left untarnished as a result of all the charges... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Secessionist Group Consults SangomaWindhoek — The police are concerned about the state of security in the country
Secessionist Group Consults Sangoma
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Windhoek — The police are concerned about the state of security in the country following leakage of a video that has since gone viral, showing a group of youths in Zambezi Region 'consulting' a witch doctor to 'soften' the hearts of Namibians,... Read more
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