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Para-Athletes receive donation

by editor / Jul 29, 2016 / 0 comments

-The Namibian Paralympics Team that will participate in the Rio Olympics in September has received a hefty donation from Miss Namibia 2015, Steffi Van Wyk.

President Geingob to visit Zambia.

by editor / Jul 29, 2016 / 0 comments
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President Hage Geingob leaves for Lusaka today for an official visit to Zambia. The president is visiting that country at the invitation of his Zambian counterpart, Edgar Lungu.

Third edition of Standard Bank Super Cup gets underway

by editor / Jul 29, 2016 / 0 comments

-The third edition of the Standard Bank Super Cup was launched yesterday morning at Football House in Windhoek.

The Governor of the Omaheke Region apologises

by editor / Jul 27, 2016 / 0 comments

The Governor of the Omaheke Region Festus Ueitele, has publicly apologised to the Ovaherero community for the negative remarks he made about them. This follows a directive from President Hage Geingob that Ueitele apologises publicly to that community, for the restoration of peace and unity in the region.

NPC President happy with Rio preparations

by editor / Jul 25, 2016 / 0 comments

-The President of the National Paralympic Committee of Namibia, Johannes Litwayi, is happy with the way Namibian para-athletes are preparing themselves for the Rio Olympics.

Namibia wins Gold in London

by editor / Jul 25, 2016 / 0 comments

-A heroic display from Namibia's golden girl Johanna Benson earned the Namibian Paralympic team a gold medal in the women's T 37 400m category.

"There is a need to create more employment opportunities"-Alweendo

by editor / Jul 25, 2016 / 0 comments

Economic Planning Minister Tom Alweendo says Namibia's economy needs to grow at a higher level and be more inclusive. Alwendo says there is also a need to create more employment opportunities, especially for young people.

Damian Stevens moves to Sharks

by editor / Jul 24, 2016 / 0 comments

Namibian national scrum-half Damian Stevens traded in his Western Province outfit for a black and white Sharks jersey earlier this week.

Several people reportedly killed in a shooting in Munich, Germany

by editor / Jul 22, 2016 / 0 comments
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Shots have been fired in a Munich shopping centre and a police operation is under way. Reports say the area round the shopping centre in the district of Moosach has been sealed off, but details of the incident are sketchy.

Namibia well-prepared for Rio Olympics

by editor / Jul 21, 2016 / 0 comments

-With only 15 days to go until the world’s biggest sport event kicks off in Brazil, the local Olympic team will say farewell to the Namibian public on Saturday at nine o’clock at Maerua Mall.