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Academia, business and government should work together to help Africa develop

by editor1 / Aug 30, 2017 / 0 comments
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jkuat.ac.ke

-More effort should be put into creating a working relationship between academia, the business sector and the government if Africa is to achieve its goal of becoming a knowledge-based and industrialised economy.

Schools organise events to generate money

by editor1 / Aug 30, 2017 / 0 comments

-While government decreased school subsidies from N$500 to N$250 per learner, many schools in the country have found other means to provide for their needs.

Exchange programme agreement between Northern Cape and //Karas Region on track

by editor1 / Aug 30, 2017 / 0 comments

-Exchange programmes between the Northern Cape Province and the //Karas Region is well on track.

Companies and individuals pledge cash towards Aminuis Agricultural Show

by editor1 / Aug 30, 2017 / 0 comments

-A number of companies and individuals pledged cash amounts towards the upcoming Aminuis Agricultural Show at fundraising gala dinner held in Windhoek.

MTC Sunshine Boxing Bonanza 7 to rock Windhoek

by editor / Aug 30, 2017 / 0 comments

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Rhino and elephant poaching on the decrease in 2017

by editor1 / Aug 30, 2017 / 0 comments

The head of public relations in the Ministry of Environment and Tourism (MET) says poaching of rhinos and elephants has reduced drastically in 2017. Spokesperson Romeo Muyunda says rhino poaching has dropped by more than half from 60 this time last year to only 26 over the same period.

Zambezi farmers resume maize and mahangu marketing

by editor1 / Aug 30, 2017 / 0 comments
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namibian.com.na

Farmers in the Zambezi Region have resumed the marketing of maize and mahangu grains, after a short break in trade with private buyers and the government. Most farmers in the Zambezi Region are practicing subsistence farming.

Commonwealth impressed with Namibia's gender equality in decision-making structures

by editor1 / Aug 29, 2017 / 0 comments

-The Commonwealth Secretariat is impressed with Namibia's gender equality in decision-making structures.

Otjiwarongo police receive bicycles

by editor1 / Aug 29, 2017 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

-Police in the Otjozondjupa Region are now using bicycles which is said to be a more effective means of fighting crime. This new initiative was made possible by a donation from Ohorongo Cement.

DTA leader McHenry Venaani appeals for unity in Ovaherero community

by editor1 / Aug 29, 2017 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

-DTA leader McHenry Venaani has appealed for unity among the Ovaherero community, following a stand-off between groups at this year's Red Flag commemoration day at Okahandja over the weekend.

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