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AllAfrica.com
Zambezi Fugitive Re-Arrested in CleanA police operation in the Zambezi region to clear the town of illegal immigrant
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
A police operation in the Zambezi region to clear the town of illegal immigrants on Friday resulted in the arrest of one of the four fugitives who had escaped from custody last month. Two Zambians, Kaitwa Kakumba and George Musilafa, and Namibians... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zambezi Schools 'Crippled' By Free EducationSOME school principals in the Zambezi region say the government's free educatio
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
SOME school principals in the Zambezi region say the government's free education concept was introduced hastily without due consideration to the current financial implications. In 2013, the Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture implemented... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zambia Transit Volumes Reach 40,000 Tonnesthe Port of Walvis Bay with Zambia, the southern Democratic Republic of Congo (
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
the Port of Walvis Bay with Zambia, the southern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Zimbabwe. The Corridor runs via the Zambezi Region in northeastern Namibia and enters Zambia via the Katima Mulilo Bridge. The WBNLDC was officially opened in... Read more
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New York Post
Tourists won’t stop sitting on the edge of this terrifying waterfalldescribed it as “exhilarating” and “majestic.” The view from the edge is descr
New York Post / Posted 19 hours ago
described it as “exhilarating” and “majestic.” The view from the edge is described as breathtaking and the force of the Zambezi flowing past you and crashing down over the precipice is described as thrilling. Victoria Falls has even been named... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sauyemwa Centre for Visually Impaired Gets Mosquito Netssaid Martin Alfred, a field officer for ELCIN Department of Diakonia and Social
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
said Martin Alfred, a field officer for ELCIN Department of Diakonia and Social Services for Kavango West, Kavango East and Zambezi Region. Alfred handed over the nets through the ELCIN project against malaria. ELCIN is involved in the fight... Read more
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Canberra Times
‘Their misconduct paid off’: Ex-Rio Tinto boss Tom Albanese accused of fraudit could profitably mine, transport, and sell more than 40 million tons of coal
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
it could profitably mine, transport, and sell more than 40 million tons of coal a year by barging most of the coal down the Zambezi River to a port on the Indian Ocean. But soon after the acquisition, the business began to suffer a series of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Conservancies Make More Than N$5 Billionwere taking up too much land. Of the 83 conservancies in the country, 36 are i
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
were taking up too much land. Of the 83 conservancies in the country, 36 are in the Kunene region and 15 in the Zambezi. Muyunda said all conservancies, which are supposed to operate along commercial lines, generated N$102 million for... Read more
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WA Today
‘Their misconduct paid off’:Rio Tinto boss Tom Albanese accused of fraudit could profitably mine, transport, and sell more than 40 million tons of coal
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
it could profitably mine, transport, and sell more than 40 million tons of coal a year by barging most of the coal down the Zambezi River to a port on the Indian Ocean. But soon after the acquisition, the business began to suffer a series of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
‘Their misconduct paid off’: Ex-Rio Tinto boss Tom Albanese accused of fraudit could profitably mine, transport, and sell more than 40 million tons of coal
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
it could profitably mine, transport, and sell more than 40 million tons of coal a year by barging most of the coal down the Zambezi River to a port on the Indian Ocean. But soon after the acquisition, the business began to suffer a series of... Read more
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The Age
‘Their misconduct paid off’: Ex-Rio Tinto boss Tom Albanese accused of fraudit could profitably mine, transport, and sell more than 40 million tons of coal
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
it could profitably mine, transport, and sell more than 40 million tons of coal a year by barging most of the coal down the Zambezi River to a port on the Indian Ocean. But soon after the acquisition, the business began to suffer a series of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Heatwave Sparks Health Warnings as Temperatures Soarsun and take a lot of fluids. Similarly, Mashonaland West was not spared the he
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
sun and take a lot of fluids. Similarly, Mashonaland West was not spared the hellish temperatures, which peaked in the Zambezi Valley, where temperatures are generally always on the high side. Scores of people in Kariba, Chirundu and rural... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. SEC charges Rio Tinto, former top executives with fraudrules in connection with the Mozambique assets. The Mozambican coal business,
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
rules in connection with the Mozambique assets. The Mozambican coal business, which relied on barging the product down the Zambezi River to export via a planned port on the coast, was acquired for $3.7 billion in 2011 from Riversdale Mining and... Read more
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SKY News
Mining giant Rio Tinto fined record £27m by FCA2011 purchase of mining assets in Mozambique for $3.7bn. The company had plann
SKY News / Posted 2 days ago
2011 purchase of mining assets in Mozambique for $3.7bn. The company had planned to barge coal from the mines down the Zambezi river to the coast for export, but it became apparent that this would not be possible and higher cost alternatives... Read more
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Reuters
Timeline: Rio Tinto faces fraud charges over Mozambique coal investmentespecially from neighboring South Africa. 2010 - Mozambique’s transport minist
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
especially from neighboring South Africa. 2010 - Mozambique’s transport ministry says that Mozambique will use the Zambezi river to enable inland coal assets to get to a port, which has yet to be fully developed. 2011 – After a price crash... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
The disastrous Mozambique coal project that led to fraud charges against Rio Tinto's Tom Albanesecoal assets in Mozambique was more challenging than anticipated. The company t
Business Insider Australia / Posted 2 days ago
coal assets in Mozambique was more challenging than anticipated. The company tried to transport coal by barge along the Zambezi River, but this option couldn’t get government approvals. Rio said the infrastructure constraints, combined with a... Read more
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WA Today
ASX party hits pausefound the quality and quantity of the coal was lower than expected. Rio's plan
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
found the quality and quantity of the coal was lower than expected. Rio's plan to export the coal by barging it down the Zambezi river was also blocked by the Mozambique government. The SEC says the two executives were told in May 2012 that the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Authorities Warn of Record Breaking Temperaturesnear record breaking temperatures will be experienced throughout the whole coun
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
near record breaking temperatures will be experienced throughout the whole country with the low laying areas such as the Zambezi and Limpopo valleys forecast to go as high as 43 degrees Celsius," read the statement. "On Wednesday 18 October,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Authorities Warn of Record High TemperaturesSunset over the Zambezi river (file photo). Zimbabwe is expected to experience
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Sunset over the Zambezi river (file photo). Zimbabwe is expected to experience near record-breaking high temperatures countrywide from today to tomorrow, the Meteorological Services Department (MSD) has warned. In a statement yesterday, the MSD said... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Temps to hit 43 Degrees Celsius: Metnear record breaking temperatures will be experienced throughout the whole coun
New Zimbabwe / Posted 3 days ago
near record breaking temperatures will be experienced throughout the whole country with the low laying areas such as the Zambezi and Limpopo valleys forecast to go as high as 43 degrees Celsius,” read the statement. “On Wednesday 18 October,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zimbabwe Police Harassment - a Tourist's Lamentthe most ridiculous and creative "offences" imaginable. On my first visit, I ha
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
the most ridiculous and creative "offences" imaginable. On my first visit, I had to cut the days I intended to camp in the Zambezi park short, in order to make provision in my budget for the fines I had to pay (about R1,000). This meant that I had... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Felling Namibia's Ancient Giantsthe local people out of the area, according to former Caprivi game warden Jo Ta
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
the local people out of the area, according to former Caprivi game warden Jo Tagg. The Caprivi State Forest lies in the Zambezi region, formerly known as the Caprivi Strip, a narrow extension of Namibia that juts like a handle 280 miles to the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
R200m down the drainby City Press, indicate that construction firm Khato Civils stopped work about
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
by City Press, indicate that construction firm Khato Civils stopped work about a month ago after its sister company, South Zambezi Engineering, was not paid R50m. Both companies are owned by businessman Simbi Phiri. In a series of reports since... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ogongo to Host Conference On Climateregions and the Empower to Adapt project. The CRAVE project will be implemente
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
regions and the Empower to Adapt project. The CRAVE project will be implemented in the Kavango West, Kavango East and Zambezi regions and is aimed at reducing rural human populations' vulnerability to climate risks and threats while increasing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Land Reform Ministry Releases 2016 Resettlement Listresettled in that five month period, indicates that only 12 beneficiaries were
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
resettled in that five month period, indicates that only 12 beneficiaries were from the northern regions, specifically from Zambezi, Kavango East and West, Oshana, Ohangwena and Oshikoto. The list shows that the majority of those resettled in that... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
In Chombo, Mugabe gets his yes-manto flats in Harare, stands in Beitbridge, prime real estate in Glen Lorne and l
New Zimbabwe / Posted 9 days ago
to flats in Harare, stands in Beitbridge, prime real estate in Glen Lorne and large tracts of land on the banks of the Zambezi in Binga.Advertisement · A 2010 report into Harare revealed how Chombo amassed vast properties in the capital; he... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Shaningwa Hands Over 29 Housesover 29 social houses to beneficiaries of the mass housing development programm
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
over 29 social houses to beneficiaries of the mass housing development programme of the Bukalo village council in the Zambezi region on Sunday. The Bukalo village council is one of the two local authorities chosen in 2013 in the Zambezi... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Over 100 Hippos Dead in Bwabwatatime, but it has happened before between 2003 and 2004 within the Namibian bord
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
time, but it has happened before between 2003 and 2004 within the Namibian borders of the Kasika Conservancy in eastern Zambezi, where a few hippos and mainly elephants succumbed to anthrax. Inhabitants of the area have been warned not to eat... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sevens Rugby Team Qualify for Third Successive World Cupyesterday. With the two finalists in the continental championship booking a ti
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
yesterday. With the two finalists in the continental championship booking a ticket to next year's global showpiece, the Zambezi Cheetahs went into the final having already qualified for next year's Sevens Rugby World Cup, which will be staged in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cheetahs Eye World Cup Glorycloser to achieving their dream of regaining a place among the core members of
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
closer to achieving their dream of regaining a place among the core members of the international rugby family. Twice the Zambezi Cheetahs have finished as bridesmaids in the Africa Cup competition in recent years having fallen to the same... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cheetahs Ready to RumbleBy Petros Kausiyo Deputy Sports Editor ZIMBABWE'S most successful rugby team i
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
By Petros Kausiyo Deputy Sports Editor ZIMBABWE'S most successful rugby team in recent years, the Zambezi Cheetahs, flew into Kampala yesterday morning with high hopes of securing a dream place at the Sevens Rugby World Cup. A ticket to the global... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Muharukua Remembered As Champion for the Poorher fellow regional political leaders remember her as a person who loved her pe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
her fellow regional political leaders remember her as a person who loved her people and was determined to fight poverty. Zambezi Regional Governor Lawrence Sampofu said Muharukua was determined to take development to the Kunene Region. He said... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Legend Andy Ferreira Rallies CheetahsZimbabwe rugby legend Andy Ferreira has rallied the Zambezi Cheetahs to stay fo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Zimbabwe rugby legend Andy Ferreira has rallied the Zambezi Cheetahs to stay focused and united and use their participation at this weekend's Africa Cup Sevens tournament to qualify for the World Cup to etch their names in the history of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chief Mamili Condemns SecessionistsTraditional Authority under my leadership does not and will never ever - neithe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Traditional Authority under my leadership does not and will never ever - neither in future support the idea of seceding Zambezi from the rest of Namibia," he said. He added that should those behind the idea of secessionism be brought to book,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SKW, Khomas Nampol Are Volleyball ChampionsUnam Campus team in the third place playoff. Although the navy put up a great f
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Unam Campus team in the third place playoff. Although the navy put up a great fight, they could not prevent the team from Zambezi to cruise to a comfortable 3-0 (25-17, 25-19, 25-17) victory. Katima Mulilo's Unam team also won N$6 000 in prize... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Commercial Farming a Resettlement Must - Nujomaland use with attention to proper rangeland management. The beneficiaries are
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
land use with attention to proper rangeland management. The beneficiaries are from the //Karas, Khomas, Erongo, Oshikoto, Zambezi and Kavango West regions. Nujoma said the farmers were among the 5 312 Namibians allocated 99-year leases under the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Governor Appeals for Help for Hydrocephalus SuffererZAMBEZI governor Lawrence Sampofu has appealed to the nation for financial assi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
ZAMBEZI governor Lawrence Sampofu has appealed to the nation for financial assistance for 13-year-old hydrocephalus sufferer Lunza Muchindu to get medical attention. Sampofu, who made the appeal last week, said Muchindu is experiencing pain and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Urban Land Is Not for the Poorthe town council and the police last Thursday demolished about 100 illegal stru
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
the town council and the police last Thursday demolished about 100 illegal structures at the Lwanyanda compound at the Zambezi regional capital. He also said that they would similarly demolish illegal structures at Cowboy, Macaravan West,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dinolo Netball Jigsaw CompleteLevel Team (Oshikoto), Mighty Gunners (Otjozondjupa), Young Stars (Omusati), Sw
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Level Team (Oshikoto), Mighty Gunners (Otjozondjupa), Young Stars (Omusati), Sweet Whities (/Karas), Katima Youth Team (Zambezi), Shining Stars (Kavango East) and Green Side United (Ohangwena). The finalists will be divided into two pools and... Read more
22d
AllAfrica.com
Kariba South Project Nears Completionthe severe low rainfall experienced in 2015. This depleted Lake Kariba water le
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
the severe low rainfall experienced in 2015. This depleted Lake Kariba water levels, which affected power generation. The Zambezi River Authority, which regulates activities on and along the river, responded by rationing the amount of water each... Read more
23d
AllAfrica.com
Four Armed and Dangerous Escapees On the RunMulilo late on Sunday afternoon. It is understood that the prisoners escaped du
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Mulilo late on Sunday afternoon. It is understood that the prisoners escaped during a routine inspection. According to the Zambezi regional police Commissioner Karel Theron, the prisoners - two Namibians (William Kabika and Masule Matengu) and two... Read more
23d
AllAfrica.com
Firm Gets 25-Year Mining LicenceZambezi Gas has secured a full mining licence for 25 years and plans to increas
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Zambezi Gas has secured a full mining licence for 25 years and plans to increase coal production from the current 60,000 tonnes per month to 150,000 tonnes. The miner, which is based in Hwange ventured into the $12 million coal mining operation in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Inauguration 2017 - Economic Diplomacy Tops Angola/Namibia Future Cooperationbetween the two countries. The Namibian official also spoke of future SADC-wid
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
between the two countries. The Namibian official also spoke of future SADC-wide joint projects, such as the Okavango-Zambezi tourism project, beef, energy and water production, transportation, among others. The Minister of International... Read more
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ABC News
Poachers target Africa's lions, vultures with poison400 and 600 vultures died after feeding on the poisoned carcass of an elephant
ABC News / Posted 23 days ago
400 and 600 vultures died after feeding on the poisoned carcass of an elephant that was killed for its ivory in Namibia's Zambezi area, said Andre Botha, a poisoning database manager and special projects manager at the Endangered Wildlife Trust, a... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Poachers target Africa's lions, vultures with poison400 and 600 vultures died after feeding on the poisoned carcass of an elephant
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 23 days ago
400 and 600 vultures died after feeding on the poisoned carcass of an elephant that was killed for its ivory in Namibia's Zambezi area, said Andre Botha, a poisoning database manager and special projects manager at the Endangered Wildlife Trust, a... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Poachers target Africa's lions, vultures with poison400 and 600 vultures died after feeding on the poisoned carcass of an elephant
The Middletown Press / Posted 23 days ago
400 and 600 vultures died after feeding on the poisoned carcass of an elephant that was killed for its ivory in Namibia's Zambezi area, said Andre Botha, a poisoning database manager and special projects manager at the Endangered Wildlife Trust, a... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Poachers target Africa's lions vultures with poison400 and 600 vultures died after feeding on the poisoned carcass of an elephant
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 23 days ago
400 and 600 vultures died after feeding on the poisoned carcass of an elephant that was killed for its ivory in Namibia's Zambezi area, said Andre Botha, a poisoning database manager and special projects manager at the Endangered Wildlife Trust, a... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Poachers target Africa's lions, vultures with poison400 and 600 vultures died after feeding on the poisoned carcass of an elephant
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
400 and 600 vultures died after feeding on the poisoned carcass of an elephant that was killed for its ivory in Namibia's Zambezi area, said Andre Botha, a poisoning database manager and special projects manager at the Endangered Wildlife Trust, a... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Poachers target Africa's lions, vultures with poison400 and 600 vultures died after feeding on the poisoned carcass of an elephant
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 23 days ago
400 and 600 vultures died after feeding on the poisoned carcass of an elephant that was killed for its ivory in Namibia's Zambezi area, said Andre Botha, a poisoning database manager and special projects manager at the Endangered Wildlife Trust, a... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Poachers target Africa's lions, vultures with poison400 and 600 vultures died after feeding on the poisoned carcass of an elephant
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 23 days ago
400 and 600 vultures died after feeding on the poisoned carcass of an elephant that was killed for its ivory in Namibia's Zambezi area, said Andre Botha, a poisoning database manager and special projects manager at the Endangered Wildlife Trust, a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Poachers target Africa's lions, vultures with poison400 and 600 vultures died after feeding on the poisoned carcass of an elephant
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
400 and 600 vultures died after feeding on the poisoned carcass of an elephant that was killed for its ivory in Namibia's Zambezi area, said Andre Botha, a poisoning database manager and special projects manager at the Endangered Wildlife Trust, a... Read more
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