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Drought's Effects a Bitter PillWindhoek — The NAU says forced marketing caused a notable decrease in livestock
Drought's Effects a Bitter Pill
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Windhoek — The NAU says forced marketing caused a notable decrease in livestock numbers in both Namibia and South Africa. The latest statistics from South Africa show a strong decrease in livestock figures in South Africa for the period February 2013... Read more
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Hausiku Back in Limelighthas bounced back onto the political landscape as the interim rector of the Swap
Hausiku Back in Limelight
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has bounced back onto the political landscape as the interim rector of the Swapo Party School, which was launched in Windhoek yesterday. Founding President Sam Nujoma is the patron of the school which was officially launched by President... Read more
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26 Workplace Fatalities Recorded in Last 5 YearsWindhoek — The Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare has warned that in recent
26 Workplace Fatalities Recorded in Last 5 Years
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Windhoek — The Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare has warned that in recent years only a few employers have complied with laws pertaining to the safety and health of workers. This, says Labour Minister Erkki Nghimtina, has resulted in an alarming... Read more
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Pregnant Teens At High Risk of Maternal MortalityWindhoek — The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has once again emphasised
Pregnant Teens At High Risk of Maternal Mortality
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Windhoek — The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has once again emphasised the consequences of teenage pregnancies, saying they have a direct bearing on maternal mortality. Statistics from UNFPA show that globally maternal deaths have decreased... Read more
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Mayor Hindjou On Cosafa Cup Trophy TourWindhoek — The COSAFA Castle Cup Trophy Tour started off at the Kuisebmond Stad
Mayor Hindjou On Cosafa Cup Trophy Tour
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Windhoek — The COSAFA Castle Cup Trophy Tour started off at the Kuisebmond Stadium in Walvis Bay on Saturday where Okahandja Mayor Congo Hindjou called for greater crowds to turn up at the remaining events lined up before the Cup gets underway in... Read more
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Swapo's Enemies Cause Disunity - NujomaWindhoek — Founding president Sam Nujoma is of the opinion that some people are
Swapo's Enemies Cause Disunity - Nujoma
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Windhoek — Founding president Sam Nujoma is of the opinion that some people are hard at work to cause division and disunity among Swapo leaders under the presidency of Hage Geingob. Nujoma, who was Namibia's first president, did not mince his words... Read more
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Proliferation of Shacks Overwhelms CityWindhoek — The shining silver zinc rooftops of shacks have arrested the face of
Proliferation of Shacks Overwhelms City
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Windhoek — The shining silver zinc rooftops of shacks have arrested the face of Windhoek as their numbers grow each day, especially in the north-western part of the city, with an estimated close to 100 000 people living in wood and zinc structures in... Read more
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Beukman Brace Helps Leopards to WinRowayne Beukman ran in a brace of tries as the Leopards cruised to a 42-17 (hal
Beukman Brace Helps Leopards to Win
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Rowayne Beukman ran in a brace of tries as the Leopards cruised to a 42-17 (halftime 21-3) win over the Windhoek Draught Welwitschias in their provincial tournament match at Profert Olen Park in Potchefstroom on Friday. The Leopards were full value... Read more
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Women Excel Abroad While Issues Burn Back HomePremier League, while in Germany Vewe Kotjipato helped her team gain promotion
Women Excel Abroad While Issues Burn Back Home
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Premier League, while in Germany Vewe Kotjipato helped her team gain promotion to the German second division. In Windhoek, however, members of the Brave Gladiators staged a demonstration at the Sam Nujoma Stadium on Saturday during... Read more
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NDP5 Embodies Geingob's Inclusive Approach - NPCWindhoek — Unlike its predecessors, the fifth national development plan (NDP5),
NDP5 Embodies Geingob's Inclusive Approach - NPC
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Windhoek — Unlike its predecessors, the fifth national development plan (NDP5), can be considered a more inclusive national policy document, as its agenda is being developed by stakeholders themselves. In addition, NDP5 - which like its predecessors... Read more
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Agra Provision Prepares Producers for the Season AheadWindhoek — Agra ProVision trained 22 farmers during the rangeland management tr
Agra Provision Prepares Producers for the Season Ahead
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Windhoek — Agra ProVision trained 22 farmers during the rangeland management training course held last week, from 18 - 20 May in Windhoek. The training was well attended by both upcoming and established farmers as livestock farmers learned how to... Read more
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Zimpapers Makes Senior Appointmentsto become the new editor of The Southern Times; a joint venture between Zimbabw
Zimpapers Makes Senior Appointments
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to become the new editor of The Southern Times; a joint venture between Zimbabwe and Namibia, which is published in Windhoek and distributed throughout the Sadc region. Mathuthu has worked in London editing New Zimbabwe.com and is expected... Read more
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Swapo Welcomes Back Youth Leaders2014. "They are now welcomed back into the party," said Mbumba at a press conf
Swapo Welcomes Back Youth Leaders
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2014. "They are now welcomed back into the party," said Mbumba at a press conference held at the party's headquarters in Windhoek. Attempts to get comment from Ngurare were unsuccessful yesterday, while the other three are currently in Banjul,... Read more
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Jarman Wins World Boxing Association Pan-Africa TitleWindhoek — Namibia's junior middleweight boxer Anthony Jarman was on Saturday c
Jarman Wins World Boxing Association Pan-Africa Title
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Windhoek — Namibia's junior middleweight boxer Anthony Jarman was on Saturday crowned the new World Boxing Association (WBA) Pan-African champion after defeating Christiano Ndombassy from Angola. Jarman won with a technical knockout (TKO) after six... Read more
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Agra Rewards Weaner Producers for QualityTHE 2016 Agra livestock weaner auctions and championships were launched in Wind
Agra Rewards Weaner Producers for Quality
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THE 2016 Agra livestock weaner auctions and championships were launched in Windhoek on 18 May 2016 at Agra Corporate Office. Agra established the weaner competitions to reward producers on their well-bred calves. Titus Koen, Agra's general manager... Read more
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Nimt to Resort Under NTA SoonWindhoek — The Ministry of Higher Education has indicated that the process of a
Nimt to Resort Under NTA Soon
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Windhoek — The Ministry of Higher Education has indicated that the process of amending the Namibia Institute of Mining and Technology (NIMT) Act so that the ownership is vested in government is nearing completion. Minister of Higher Education Dr... Read more
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Council Wants Public Interaction - MayorWindhoek — The City of Windhoek's public meetings will this year be conducted a
Council Wants Public Interaction - Mayor
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Windhoek — The City of Windhoek's public meetings will this year be conducted at constituency level and will be jointly held with Khomas regional councillors so that residents have an opportunity to ask questions and air their views. The aim is to... Read more
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Unam Cleaners Paid a PittanceWindhoek — Cleaners at the University of Namibia (Unam)'s main campus have comp
Unam Cleaners Paid a Pittance
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Windhoek — Cleaners at the University of Namibia (Unam)'s main campus have complained about being paid starvation wages that are barely enough to enable them to enjoy the fruits of their labour. The 72 employees say apart from social security... Read more
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Safety Standards On Par With Namibia - Fly Blue CraneBlue Crane airline has said that they are in the clear in terms of their safety
Safety Standards On Par With Namibia - Fly Blue Crane
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Blue Crane airline has said that they are in the clear in terms of their safety standards while operating and servicing the Windhoek Cape town route. This was said this week by Fly Blue Crane, Chief Commercial Officer, Theunis Potgieter, in response... Read more
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High Price of Chicken Symptomatic of Deeper ProblemPark 1,5 kg chicken sells for N$58.99 and premium portions of 1.5 kg chicken se
High Price of Chicken Symptomatic of Deeper Problem
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Park 1,5 kg chicken sells for N$58.99 and premium portions of 1.5 kg chicken sell for N$66.49. At Checkers in Klein Windhoek, 1 kg of chicken is sold for N$48.99 and 1,5 kg is sold for N$58.99. At Pick n Pay in Eros it costs N$53.99 for 1,5... Read more
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Diamond Deal Brings Hope to Factorieswere some of the factors cited for causing the collapse of the factories. On F
Diamond Deal Brings Hope to Factories
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were some of the factors cited for causing the collapse of the factories. On Friday, Burhan Seber, managing director of Windhoek-based factory Hardstone Processing and a former president of the Diamond Manufacturers' Association of Namibia told... Read more
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Judgement Day for Brakwater Cash Heist Accused in JulyWindhoek — The two remaining accused in one of the biggest cash heists in Namib
Judgement Day for Brakwater Cash Heist Accused in July
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Windhoek — The two remaining accused in one of the biggest cash heists in Namibian history will hear at the end of July what their fate will be. Judge Naomi Shivute yesterday indicated she will deliver her verdict in the case of Jan Julius, 42, and... Read more
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The Increasing Cost of Living in a ShackWindhoek — Lack of decent housing continues to be one of the most contentious i
The Increasing Cost of Living in a Shack
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Windhoek — Lack of decent housing continues to be one of the most contentious issues in the country, while living in shacks has become a way of life for most people in rural areas and on the outskirts of urban areas. However, the cost of living in a... Read more
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AfricAvenir Celebrates Ten YearsWindhoek — AfricAvenir is celebrating its ten year anniversary with a busy sche
AfricAvenir Celebrates Ten Years
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Windhoek — AfricAvenir is celebrating its ten year anniversary with a busy schedule lined up for this year with various film screenings including, "Zabana" in celebration of Africa Day on May 28, "Miners Shot Down" by Rehad Desai on July 22 and the... Read more
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Afro-Caribbean Dance, What a Style!Windhoek — Dancers and lovers of dancing cannot but agree that the Afro- Caribb
Afro-Caribbean Dance, What a Style!
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Windhoek — Dancers and lovers of dancing cannot but agree that the Afro- Caribbean dance was really an eventful sailing to tropical islands as the Dancing Cocktails set off at the Franco Namibian Cultural Centre (FNCC) last Friday. Sabina Elago... Read more
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Matheus Is MGN's DesignerWindhoek — Local designer, Matheus Erastus, is the Miss Grand Namibia (MGN) Bes
Matheus Is MGN's Designer
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Windhoek — Local designer, Matheus Erastus, is the Miss Grand Namibia (MGN) Best Overall Designer Collection following the second annual fashion show at the National Theater of Namibia (NTN) recently. The show was organised by Zephyr Namibia and saw... Read more
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Is MTC Casting Pearls Before Swine? - Don't Kill the Goose That Lays the Golden Eggsit this way, the day before yesterday - Wednesday to be precise - the annual Dr
Is MTC Casting Pearls Before Swine? - Don't Kill the Goose That Lays the Golden Eggs
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it this way, the day before yesterday - Wednesday to be precise - the annual Dr Hage Geingob Cup was launched at the posh Windhoek Country Club, right? Let's say this event was to be shifted to the uphill Thule Hotel in Eros, were Tigers also... Read more
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FNB Donates to the Committed Artists of NamibiaFNB donates N$ 35 000 to the Committed Artists of Namibia (CAN) for two plays w
FNB Donates to the Committed Artists of Namibia
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FNB donates N$ 35 000 to the Committed Artists of Namibia (CAN) for two plays which will be staged in Windhoek. Die Laaste Graf Karretjie by Athol Fugard and Endgame by Samuel Beckett will be brought to life on stage by CAN on May 27 and 28 May and... Read more
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Namibia/South Africa: Young Warriors, SA to Clash TomorrowWindhoek — National junior football team, the Young Warriors, are well prepared
Namibia/South Africa: Young Warriors, SA to Clash Tomorrow
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Windhoek — National junior football team, the Young Warriors, are well prepared and ready to face South Africa for their 2017 CAF U/20 Africa Cup of Nations second round first leg qualifier, coach Gerald Gunter has indicated. Namibia take on South... Read more
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Ideology, Restructuralisation Key Against Inequalities, Povertymay be asking so what. Simply because lately a team of renowned international e
Ideology, Restructuralisation Key Against Inequalities, Poverty
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may be asking so what. Simply because lately a team of renowned international economic experts assembled in Windhoek to help Namibia chart the way forward in combating inequality and poverty. 'How do we fight inequality?' Government... Read more
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Welwitschias Still Hunting First Currie Cup WinWindhoek — Lying rock bottom on the 2016 Currie Cup log table still without a v
Welwitschias Still Hunting First Currie Cup Win
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Windhoek — Lying rock bottom on the 2016 Currie Cup log table still without a victory to date, Namibia's senior rugby team, the Windhoek Draught Welwitschias, will this weekend be expected to pull out all stops to record their first Currie Cup... Read more
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Naidjala Now in Top 5 of Latest WBO RankingsWindhoek — Namibia's WBO bantamweight intercontinental champion Immanuel 'Princ
Naidjala Now in Top 5 of Latest WBO Rankings
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Windhoek — Namibia's WBO bantamweight intercontinental champion Immanuel 'Prince' Naidjala continues to soar on the international boxing rankings, having moved up from 6th position he held last month to 5th place on the latest World Boxing... Read more
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Fresh Concept At Pick N Pay ErosWindhoek — Officiated by the mayor of Windhoek, Muesee Kazapua, Pick n Pay (PnP
Fresh Concept At Pick N Pay Eros
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Windhoek — Officiated by the mayor of Windhoek, Muesee Kazapua, Pick n Pay (PnP) Namibia yesterday introduced a renovated Eros store with a concept designed specifically for the Eros PnP shopper. The 13-year-old PnP Eros store was closed on March 29... Read more
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HIV/Aids, Gender Issues Mainstreamed Into EIAsWindhoek — The Ministry of Environment and Tourism has noted with great concern
HIV/Aids, Gender Issues Mainstreamed Into EIAs
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Windhoek — The Ministry of Environment and Tourism has noted with great concern that little attention has been given to integrating HIV and gender issues into environmental assessments. Minister of Environment and Tourism Pohamba Shifeta says there... Read more
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Friendship With Nujoma Unbreakable - GeingobWindhoek — President Hage Geingob on Saturday urged young people to refrain fro
Friendship With Nujoma Unbreakable - Geingob
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Windhoek — President Hage Geingob on Saturday urged young people to refrain from causing tension between himself and founding president Sam Nujoma. Geingob said this while addressing the relatively poorly attended 56th celebration of the Swapo Party... Read more
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Trade Forum Dialogue On Services and Manufacturingunder the spotlight, the Namibia Trade Forum this week hosted one of its quarte
Trade Forum Dialogue On Services and Manufacturing
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under the spotlight, the Namibia Trade Forum this week hosted one of its quarterly Private Public dialogue sessions in Windhoek. Some 90 representatives comprising government officials and, from the private sector, distributors, manufacturers,... Read more
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Bannerman Exits Toronto Bourse, Commits to NSX and ASXthe Toronto Stock Exchange and used the same opportunity that it had no intenti
Bannerman Exits Toronto Bourse, Commits to NSX and ASX
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the Toronto Stock Exchange and used the same opportunity that it had no intention to de-list from the bourses its listed in Windhoek and Sydney, Australia. Said Bannerman of its bourse activities, "No change will occur to the quotation and trading... Read more
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Sanlam Warns of False Loan OffersWindhoek — In an ever-growing insurance industry, new methods and products are
Sanlam Warns of False Loan Offers
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Windhoek — In an ever-growing insurance industry, new methods and products are regularly introduced to simplify existing ways of serving clients. With innovation come threats and risks, which include room for insurance scams that are becoming... Read more
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Trending the Trends Is the TrendWindhoek — There are so many different kinds of trends out there but fashion tr
Trending the Trends Is the Trend
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Windhoek — There are so many different kinds of trends out there but fashion trends probably are the largest trends being followed. Fashion trends are defined as a change of clothing style. Some of the most followed fashion trends include crop tops,... Read more
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Farmers Get Bank Support During Tough TimesWindhoek — Bank Windhoek renewed its partnership with Agra by sponsoring the an
Farmers Get Bank Support During Tough Times
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Windhoek — Bank Windhoek renewed its partnership with Agra by sponsoring the annual 2016 Weaner Season and Competition. The Bank Windhoek Agra Weaner Competition season remains a highlight on both Agra's and the farmers' year planner. It is the peak... Read more
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Jo'burg Gave Me My First Minibus Taxi Experiencehas been a recurring reminder on just how small we are as a country. On a good
Jo'burg Gave Me My First Minibus Taxi Experience
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has been a recurring reminder on just how small we are as a country. On a good day, I could take someone around all of Windhoek, in one day. Johannesburg alone, could be all of Namibia and would probably need a good couple of weeks to go... Read more
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Freeda's Music Videos On MTV BaseWindhoek — Namibian Afro-Pop songstress, Freeda, has announced that her two new
Freeda's Music Videos On MTV Base
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Windhoek — Namibian Afro-Pop songstress, Freeda, has announced that her two new music videos, Mojo and Change the World, are currently enjoying airtime on MTV Base. MTV Base is a 24-hour music and general entertainment channel from Viacom... Read more
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High Hopes for Weaners Despite Droughtand to educate the farming community at large on prevailing market requirements
High Hopes for Weaners Despite Drought
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and to educate the farming community at large on prevailing market requirements," he noted. The main sponsors are Bank Windhoek, Feedmaster, Sanlam and Santam. The co-sponsors are Bayer, Marsh, MSD, Indongo Toyota and Henco Engineering. This... Read more
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Cosmos in hot water again over Modibaside, Orlando Pirates FC of Namibia, attended the hearing as witnesses, claimin
Cosmos in hot water again over Modiba
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side, Orlando Pirates FC of Namibia, attended the hearing as witnesses, claiming he was still under contract with the Windhoek-based side when he turned out for Cosmos. Pirates chairman, Ali Akan has revealed that his side expects due... Read more
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Cash Heist Trial Heads for Judgement DayTHE High Court trial that flowed from a cash-in-transit heist in which N$5,7 mi
Cash Heist Trial Heads for Judgement Day
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THE High Court trial that flowed from a cash-in-transit heist in which N$5,7 million was stolen near Windhoek more than 11 years ago, is set to reach a key stage on 29 July when the verdict in the matter is due to be handed down. The date for the... Read more
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Geingob Township Up for Debatethis week to submit objections about the plan by a company owned by President H
Geingob Township Up for Debate
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this week to submit objections about the plan by a company owned by President Hage Geingob to build a township at Klein Windhoek. Geingob and his ex-wife, Loini, teamed up with Chinese millionaire Yuequan Jack Huang to benefit from the housing... Read more
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Verdict Awaited in Rhino Horn Smuggling Trialdelivery of the judgement in the four accused men's trial to 22 June after hear
Verdict Awaited in Rhino Horn Smuggling Trial
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delivery of the judgement in the four accused men's trial to 22 June after hearing closing arguments in the matter in the Windhoek Regional Court on Friday. Wang Hui (41), Pu Xuexin (50), Li Zhibing (54) and Li Xiaoliang (32) are charged with two... Read more
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Siza loves giving the big airlines the birdagenda. Fly Blue Crane was something fresh and it launched on September 1, 201
Siza loves giving the big airlines the bird
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agenda. Fly Blue Crane was something fresh and it launched on September 1, 2015. It has just taken its maiden flight to Windhoek. “In all my years I've heard that it's a male-dominated industry... but I don't know of any black person who... Read more
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South Africa/Namibia: Amajita Hold Namibiain the first leg of the CAF u20 Africa Youth Championships qualifiers in a fast
South Africa/Namibia: Amajita Hold Namibia
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in the first leg of the CAF u20 Africa Youth Championships qualifiers in a fast-paced match played at Sam Nujoma Stadium in Windhoek on Saturday afternoon. The return leg will be played on 11 June at a venue still to be decided. The first half of... Read more
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Nigeria/Burundi: Holders Nigeria, Senegal, Mali in Away WinsAmandio Alberto Madienguluca sealed victory for the 'Palanquinhas'. Namibia an
Nigeria/Burundi: Holders Nigeria, Senegal, Mali in Away Wins
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Amandio Alberto Madienguluca sealed victory for the 'Palanquinhas'. Namibia and South Africa played out a barren draw in Windhoek whilst Mozambique were held 1-1 by visiting Lesotho in Maputo. Friday, 20 April 2016 Mauritania 0-3... Read more
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