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Boat capsizes killing over 170 migrants off Egypt's coast

by editor / Sep 27, 2016 / 0 comments

Eight more bodies from the wreck of a boat carrying hundreds of migrants were recovered from Mediterranean waters off Egypt's coast on Tuesday, ambulance sources said, taking the death toll to 177.

Football will be played this year: Doeseb

by editor / Sep 27, 2016 / 0 comments
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-NPL Chairman that the NPL will resume this year

Democracy in Africa is maturing-President Geingob

by editor / Sep 27, 2016 / 0 comments

President Hage Geingob says democracy in Africa is maturing and so are democratic processes and systems, while institutions are being strengthened.

Water experts deliberate on good water management

by editor / Sep 27, 2016 / 0 comments

Water experts from Eight African countries sharing the Zambezi River are meeting in Windhoek to deliberate on the best ways of ensuring good water management.

Few Namibians visiting local tourist establishments

by editor / Sep 27, 2016 / 0 comments

Domestic tourism in Namibia is not taking off as the authorities would want to see it.

Khomas Region teachers demand finalisation of strike rules

by editor / Sep 27, 2016 / 0 comments

Teachers in the Khomas Region are disappointed in the Labour Commissioner for allegedly allowing delaying tactics by government's team to agree on the rules of the strike.

Namibians called to embrace cultural festivals

by editor / Sep 27, 2016 / 0 comments
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Hardap Regional Governor Esme Isaack has called on Namibians to embrace cultural festivals. Isaack said such events play a pivotal role in bringing people together, irrespective of tribal or racial differences.

Zambezi residents prefer cheaper smuggled maize meal

by editor / Sep 27, 2016 / 0 comments
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www.daily-mail.co.zm

Namibia's drought has been blamed for the increase of smuggled maize meal in the Zambezi Region, with residents opting to buy the illegal products as they are cheaper than those produced locally. The Deputy Director in the Finance Ministry's Customs and Excise Division for the North-eastern region, Wilbroad Poniso, told Nampa there is a worrying increase of contraband maize meal entering Namibia.

Somalia postpones its elections

by editor / Sep 26, 2016 / 0 comments

Somalia has again postponed its elections citing security reasons.

Namibia to develop a migration policy for Namibians in the diaspora

by editor / Sep 26, 2016 / 0 comments

Namibia will soon develop a migration policy for Namibians in the diaspora.

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