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AllAfrica.com
Improving Transportation in Namibia - African Development Bank Approves Zar 2,000 Million for Rail and Road WorksTo help speed up travel and transportation in Namibia, the Board of the African
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
To help speed up travel and transportation in Namibia, the Board of the African Development Bank has approved a loan of ZAR 2,000 million (US$ 153 million) to the Government of Namibia to upgrade a 210km stretch of railway in the west of the country.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pida Model Law for Infrastructure Development in Africa Endorsed At 2017 Pida Week in NamibiaSwakopmund — The 2017 PIDA Week ended in Swakopmund, Namibia, Wednesday with de
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
Swakopmund — The 2017 PIDA Week ended in Swakopmund, Namibia, Wednesday with delegates calling on Member States to commit themselves to the development of Programme for Infrastructure Development in Africa (PIDA) projects on the ground and to renew... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Innovation in Africa's Best 25 Interviews On Smart Monkey TV in 2017 - Start-Ups, Investment, ICT4D, 3D Printing and Innovationpitch is that the Big Data moment has come and her start-up will both train and
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
pitch is that the Big Data moment has come and her start-up will both train and find talent to fill the growing need. 4. Namibia's Pitch Night winner Kaveto Tjatjara - creating a waterless loo for price of a mobile Just as I was leaving... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Veteran 'Mhofu' Named Substantive Warriors Coachteam record when his Warriors were bundled out of the African Nations Champions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
team record when his Warriors were bundled out of the African Nations Championship qualifier at the first round stage by Namibia. It was the first time since the inception of the CHAN tournament in Cote d'Ivoire in 2009, that Zimbabwe had failed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Secretary to Cabinet Defends Mwoombola's Transferwho said government only placed Mwoombola at the OPM because they do not know w
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
who said government only placed Mwoombola at the OPM because they do not know what to do with him. Venaani told The Namibian early this week that the OPM had become the "dumping site" for non-performing government officials after the former... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South African Man in Bizarre SuicideThe body of a South African man, who came to Namibia last month in the company
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
The body of a South African man, who came to Namibia last month in the company of his partner, was found buried in a shallow grave near Cape Cross. Erongo police found Barry Vorster's body, four days after his partner had allegedly buried... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
My Profits From Selling Shares Not Your Business, Says Geingobthe Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) director general, Paulus Noa, and also rev
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) director general, Paulus Noa, and also revealed that he had told Cabinet that the Namibia Students Financial Assistance Fund that helps needy students should be abolished. Geingob, flanked by his ministers... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Sued Over Gay MarriageThe Namibian government's stance on gay marriage is set to be tested in court a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
The Namibian government's stance on gay marriage is set to be tested in court after a married same-sex couple this week launched legal action in a bid to have their marriage and residence rights recognised in Namibia. An urgent application in which... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pilchard Fishing SuspendedNamibia will not harvest the pilchard fish species for the next three years and
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
Namibia will not harvest the pilchard fish species for the next three years and will only be able to catch a fraction of the deep-sea red crab for 2018, due to climate change. This was announced by information minister Tyekero Tweya at a media event... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt, Botswana to Ink MOUsand the dignity of African people. "Zimbabwe was the leader of the Frontline S
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
and the dignity of African people. "Zimbabwe was the leader of the Frontline States for the freedom of South Africa and Namibia and is the leader of the Frontline States in supporting the Saharawi Republic to bring about the end of the last... Read more
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African Football
Wedson Nyirenda: We are ready to win trophiesa team in place.” The 2012 African champions are preparing for the the tournam
African Football / Posted 16 hours ago
a team in place.” The 2012 African champions are preparing for the the tournament set for home-based players getting underway next year. Zambia will tackle Ivory Coast, Uganda and Namibia in Group B at CHAN which runs from January 13 to Februar... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Draw Results of Interclubs 2018 Prelimsthe Total CAF Champions League 2018 and fifty-four (54) for the Total CAF Confe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
the Total CAF Champions League 2018 and fifty-four (54) for the Total CAF Confederation Cup 2018. Only eight federation did not engage their clubs namely Cape Verde, Chad, Eritrea, Namibia, Reunion, Sao Tome and Principe, Sierra Leone and Soma... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Zimbabwe seizes 200kg of ivory destined for Malaysiatrying to smuggle ivory through airports, this was one of the largest intercept
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
trying to smuggle ivory through airports, this was one of the largest interceptions they had made. Zimbabwe, together with Namibia failed last year in October to convince a UN body that they should be allowed to export elephant ivory, moves the... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
Chariot updates license reviews offshore Brazil, West Africait has initiated a partnering process and has started drilling preparations. O
Offshore Magazine / Posted yesterday
it has initiated a partnering process and has started drilling preparations. Over Central blocks 2312 and 2412A off Namibia, Chariot has completed interpretation of two integrated proprietary 3D surveys covering a total area of around 6,100... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
$420k ivory destined for Malaysia seizedin huge amounts to make beauty accessories, billiards balls, piano keys and ide
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
in huge amounts to make beauty accessories, billiards balls, piano keys and identification chops. Last year, Zimbabwe and Namibia unsuccessfully lobbied the United Nations to waive the ban on ivory exports. The move, said the two countries, would... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Youth Urged to Attend NASA PresentationsExploration presentation will be held as a joined collaboration with the Expo S
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Exploration presentation will be held as a joined collaboration with the Expo Science for Young Environmentalists (EYE) Namibia, in partnership with the American corner in Walvis Bay. EYE Namibia is a non-profit organisation operating in all... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Venaani Vows to Make Zambezi Nation's BreadbasketZambezi is the poorest region, yet it has the agricultural and ecological poten
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Zambezi is the poorest region, yet it has the agricultural and ecological potential to bring cash crops and to make Namibia a breadbasket. This has, however, not materialised under the current leadership. We are pledging that when we take... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Genocide Victims Return to New York Federal CourtAfter the German government declined invitations to come and show cause in the
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
After the German government declined invitations to come and show cause in the case in which they are cited by Namibia's victim communities, a further hearing was set for 25th January 2018 in the Federal Court in New York. Lest we forget, Nama and... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Our Top Stories Of 2017: From Breast-Feeding Secrets To Ethical Selfiescauses tree-like growths on the skin. And you were curious about best practice
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
causes tree-like growths on the skin. And you were curious about best practices from the developing world: Why are moms in Namibia such great breast-feeders? Why do the Hadza in Tanzania have such healthy diets? From the 455 global health and... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Scientists explain why cheetahs should be on the 'endangered' listobservations. Their findings showed that free-ranging cheetahs were present ac
Decclan Chronicle / Posted yesterday
observations. Their findings showed that free-ranging cheetahs were present across about 789,700 square kilometres in Namibia, Botswana, South Africa and Zimbabwe between 2010 and 2016. "This is the area with the largest population of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Market Disruption Is Inevitable in the Age of Innovation - but How Do You Manage It?Airbnb has disrupted the local Namibian hospitality market, much like it did in
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Airbnb has disrupted the local Namibian hospitality market, much like it did in other countries. It created a new market and proposition that did not previously exist. There's absolutely nothing wrong with what they did. Instead of fearing them, the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Zimbabwe seizes 200kg of ivory destined for Malaysiatrying to smuggle ivory through airports, this was one of the largest intercept
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
trying to smuggle ivory through airports, this was one of the largest interceptions they had made. Zimbabwe, together with Namibia failed last year in October to convince a UN body that they should be allowed to export elephant ivory, moves the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Boxing - WBC Glory in Sight for Tanzanian Boxerboxing standard will be subjected to yet another test this month when professio
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
boxing standard will be subjected to yet another test this month when professional boxer Nassib Ramadhan takes on Namibia's Paulus Ambunda in the World Boxing Council (WBC) super bantamweight international title bout. Ramadhan, one of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Zimbabwe seizes 200 kg of ivory destined for Malaysiatrying to smuggle ivory through airports, this was one of the largest intercept
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
trying to smuggle ivory through airports, this was one of the largest interceptions they had made. Zimbabwe, together with Namibia failed last year in October to convince a U.N. body that they should be allowed to export elephant ivory, moves the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Namcor Rocked By Firing of 10 WorkersTEN contracts of 10 National Petroleum Corporation of Namibia (Namcor) workers
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
TEN contracts of 10 National Petroleum Corporation of Namibia (Namcor) workers were terminated by the company's board before their expiry dates. Namcor chairperson Patrick Kauta forced the decision to terminate employment contracts of 10 workers who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Voted World's Top Safari Destination, Againin 2015 and 2013. Kenya overcame fierce competition from other African safari
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
in 2015 and 2013. Kenya overcame fierce competition from other African safari destinations such as South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Tanzania, Zambia, Uganda and Zimbabwe. Apart from the global win, this year, Kenya also scooped the Africa's... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Fun for Louis: What I learned flying around the world in a four-seater planewe have been planning ways to do it,” says Louis. “In April 2015 we did a test
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
we have been planning ways to do it,” says Louis. “In April 2015 we did a test flight, taking a plane and scooting around Namibia and the Skeleton Coast, and that was when we had to gauge is this something we could do? “We plotted out a rough... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
World beckons for daredevils in NZ U19 Cup battleSA side’s mid-year tour against the West Indies before being recalled to the te
Daily Dispatch / Posted yesterday
SA side’s mid-year tour against the West Indies before being recalled to the team for the tri-series against England and Namibia, where they impressed enough to make the final cut. “I am pretty happy to have made the World Cup team. That is what... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Angola/Lesotho: Palanquinhas Draw With Lesotho Say Goodbye to Cosafa Cuplast position of the group, with a point, fruit of two defeats and a tie. The
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
last position of the group, with a point, fruit of two defeats and a tie. The Under-20s lost their first two games against Namibia and Zimbabwe by the same result (0-1), and today, in a game that served only to meet schedule, were not more than a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
State House in Dubai Linkby over N$2,1 billion. Mahama and Geingob met at State House in Windhoek in Jul
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
by over N$2,1 billion. Mahama and Geingob met at State House in Windhoek in July this year. Mahama's two-day trip to Namibia was said by State House to be an opportunity to campaign for energy projects in Africa on behalf of the African... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Namibia Exposed to Steinhoff Scandalgiant's admission of financial irregularities that led to an investigation, and
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
giant's admission of financial irregularities that led to an investigation, and a drop of more than 60% in its shares. NAMIBIAN insurance companies and pension funds that invested in South African retail giant Steinhoff could lose billions of... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
African connectionsFree Trade Area (TFTA). The TFTA would cover 26 countries stretching from Egyp
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted yesterday
Free Trade Area (TFTA). The TFTA would cover 26 countries stretching from Egypt to South Africa and Mauritius to Namibia with total GDP nearing $1.2 trillion. The TFTA countries collectively account for 632 million people, or 57 per cent... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Garba - a Transformational Leader for Nigeria's Economic, Technological Advancementin 16 African countries including Angola, Botswana, Cape Verde, Cameroun, Cote
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
in 16 African countries including Angola, Botswana, Cape Verde, Cameroun, Cote d'Ivoire, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Mauritius, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia. Based on the Microsoft CSP partnership and using the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Voted Leading Safari Destinationof the destination known as home of the Authentic Safari. Kenya emerged the wi
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of the destination known as home of the Authentic Safari. Kenya emerged the winner against country nominees of Botswana, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe. Kenya's tourism sector has been on a recovering trend in the... Read more
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African Football
Namibia, Zimbabwe suffer Cosafa Cup heartbreakTuesday Dec 12, 2017. 21:40 Both Namibia and Zimbabwe were knocked out of on-g
African Football / Posted 2 days ago
Tuesday Dec 12, 2017. 21:40 Both Namibia and Zimbabwe were knocked out of on-going 2017 U20 Cosafa Cup following a 0-0 draw at the Nkana Stadium in Kitwe on Tuesday afternoon. Lesotho advance into the knockout stages of the Southern African... Read more
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African Football
Lesotho book Cosafa Cup final four spotArthur Davies Stadium in Kitwe on Tuesday afternoon. Likuena sealing their pla
African Football / Posted 2 days ago
Arthur Davies Stadium in Kitwe on Tuesday afternoon. Likuena sealing their place in the final four as Group C winners with Namibia and Zimbabwe also playing to a goalless stalemate in their respective clash at Nkana Stadium. Lesotho will next face... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Cricket: North Middlesex pair Ethan Bamber and Luke Hollman in England squad for Under-19 World CupJack Davies and Savin Perera. England have been placed in Group C for the comp
The Ham&High Network / Posted 2 days ago
Jack Davies and Savin Perera. England have been placed in Group C for the competition, along with Bangladesh, Canada and Namibia. The youngsters begin their campaign against Namibia on January 15, before facing Bangladesh on January 18 and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U18-Girls Scoop Silver At Botswana Basketball TournamentThe Namibian U18 Basketball Girls won silver medals at the 3×3 Young Lions Cup
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Namibian U18 Basketball Girls won silver medals at the 3×3 Young Lions Cup in Botswana over the weekend. The tournament was organised by the International Basketball Foundation (IBF), and Namibia managed to beat countries like Burundi, Botswana,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Christmas Choral Surprise As Mascato Choir Raises Rennies Consolidated's Roofhis deep-felt gratitude for the donation adding that it would go a long way in
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
his deep-felt gratitude for the donation adding that it would go a long way in promoting the art of choral singing in Namibia and supporting youth development. The Pandula Trust is a staff-managed charity fund that depends on small monthly... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Communal Crop Farmers' Hopes Dwindlethe early rainy season. All predictions so far had forecast a slow start to the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
the early rainy season. All predictions so far had forecast a slow start to the rainy season, but may conclude that most of Namibia will experience a normal to above normal rainy season from January to March next year. Last week the first decent... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Equality Parade Held in Swakopmundmarch aims to celebrate the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, inte
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
march aims to celebrate the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex and queer (LGBTIQ) people in Namibia. It is organised by Out-Right Namibia, Voice of Hope Trust, Man Power Community and other associated human rights... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Adeyemi Unpacks Pida Model Law for Transboundary Infrastructure Projects in Africa At Pida Weekinfrastructure in Africa for participants at the on-going Programme for Infrast
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
infrastructure in Africa for participants at the on-going Programme for Infrastructure Development in Africa Week in Namibia. Mr. Adeyemi, Senior Advisor and Head of the Regional Integration and Infrastructure Cluster in the ECA's Capacity... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pida Week - Improving Project Bankability Key to Bridging Africa's Infrastructure Gapof the Programme for Infrastructure Development in Africa (PIDA) Week heard as
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
of the Programme for Infrastructure Development in Africa (PIDA) Week heard as it opened on Monday in Swakapomund, Namibia. This, according to high-level speakers from the African Union Commission, the NEPAD Agency, the African Development... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cricket Youth Team Confidentprogramme. The boys worked very hard throughout the last 20 months in which we
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
programme. The boys worked very hard throughout the last 20 months in which we also had international tours to Malaysia, Namibia, Cape Town, Benoni, Australia and India as well. And only last week we played a top franchise so that we get used to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SADC Needs Armyworm Control Fundsin Zimbabwe were affected by the pest, 27 000 hectares of crops in Botswana, 13
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
in Zimbabwe were affected by the pest, 27 000 hectares of crops in Botswana, 138 000 hectares in Malawi, 23 000 hectares in Namibia and over 280 000 hectares in Zambia. Last year, stakeholders undertook a number of responses, including distribution... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda/South Africa: Cosafa - Uganda, South Africa Book Semifinal Spotsconcluded on Tuesday as Lesotho take on Angola at the Arthur Davies Stadium (15
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
concluded on Tuesday as Lesotho take on Angola at the Arthur Davies Stadium (15h00 local; 13h00 GMT), while Zimbabwe tackle Namibia at the same time at the Nkana Stadium. Lesotho and Zimbabwe both have four points and will be favourites to finish... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Football Legend Peter Ndlovu Not Yet Ready for Warriors JobThe veteran coach, however, suffered a reverse when the Warriors were bundled o
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The veteran coach, however, suffered a reverse when the Warriors were bundled out of the African Nations Championships by Namibia in the first round. With both Mapeza and Chidzambwa tied up with club commitments at FC Platinum and ZPC Kariba,... Read more
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African Football
Namibia, Zimbabwe battle for final four spot in KitweZimbabwe and Angola at Nkana Stadium, Kitwe on 10 December 2017 ©Chris Ricco/Ba
African Football / Posted 2 days ago
Zimbabwe and Angola at Nkana Stadium, Kitwe on 10 December 2017 ©Chris Ricco/BackpagePix Tuesday Dec 12, 2017. 09:00 Namibia and Zimbabwe will go head-to-head for a place in the semifinals of the 2017 U20 COSAFA Cup when they lock horns at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hippos First Into Cosafa Semis After Late Mukwala Goalthem after a 2-1 win over Egypt which like Uganda are the two guest teams at th
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
them after a 2-1 win over Egypt which like Uganda are the two guest teams at the tournament played by teams from Southern Africa. The semifinal draws will be known later today after Group C leaders Lesotho play Namibia and Zimbabwe faces... Read more
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International Business Times
Time running out for cheetahs as scientists fear for future of world's fastest land animal PeerJ, researchers analysed cheetah numbers over six years in an 800,000 square
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
PeerJ, researchers analysed cheetah numbers over six years in an 800,000 square kilometre region that stretches across Namibia, Botswana, South Africa. "This is the area with the largest population of free-ranging cheetahs left on Earth.... Read more
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