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Shikongo wins gold

by editor / Sep 16, 2016 / 0 comments
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Namibian.com

- Namibian sprinter Ananias Shikongo and his guide Even Tjiviju won the first gold medal for Namibia at the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games underway in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Player's plea

by editor / Sep 15, 2016 / 0 comments
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Nampa©

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Namibia seeks to expand economic partnership with US businesses

by editor / Sep 15, 2016 / 0 comments

Namibia's small but open economy has been a drawcard for foreign investors and is now looking to expand economic partnership with the United States businesses.

Africa Aerospace and Defense Show in South Africa

by editor / Sep 15, 2016 / 0 comments

Hundreds of local and international exhibitors began to showcase their aviation, space travel and defense products at the Africa Aerospace and Defense Show held in Pretoria, capital of South Africa.

A motion to ratify the Paris Agreement tabled

by editor / Sep 15, 2016 / 0 comments

Environment and Tourism Minister Pohamba Shifeta tabled a motion to ratify the Paris Agreement on climate change in the National Assembly.

Vegetation destroyed by fire in Okongo Conservancy

by editor / Sep 15, 2016 / 0 comments

Large tracts of vegetation in the Okongo Community Forest and Conservancy in the Ohangwena Region was destroyed by fire.

International Day of Democracy commemorated

by editor / Sep 15, 2016 / 0 comments

Speaker of the National Assembly Professor Peter Katjavivi has highlighted the importance of engaging the youth in matters of national development, saying young Namibians should be part of the team building the Namibian House.

Government to appeal judgement on airport tender

by editor / Sep 15, 2016 / 0 comments

The government plans to appeal the judgement in a case that saw a Chinese construction company winning the legal battle over the cancellation of the tender to upgrade and expand the Hosea Kutako International Airport.

The Oshigambo-Eenhana road inaugurated

by editor / Sep 15, 2016 / 0 comments
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thevillager.com.na

Works and Transport Minister Alpheus !Naruseb says although Namibia inherited the existing road infrastructure at independence, the roads were concentrated in the central and coastal parts of Namibia. !Naruseb made the remark while inaugurating the 48-kilometre Oshigambo-Eenhana main road near Eenhana in the Ohangwena Region on Wednesday.

Namibian culture impresses in Angola

by editor / Sep 15, 2016 / 0 comments
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bluelightdistrict.org

Various aspects of traditional Namibian culture have impressed visitors and created interest at a festival in Catete, Angola. Namibia's Ambassador to Angola, Grace Uushona, indicates that traditional Namibian cuisine, attire, hunting tools and musical performances received a positive response at the FestiNeto International Gastronomy Festival.

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