German government agrees to act on a vandalized poster of President Geingob

by editor1 / Aug 20, 2020 / 0 comments
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Embassy of the Republic of Namibia in Germany

-The German government has agreed to remove a vandalized poster of President Hage Geingob, displayed on an advertising billboard in Frankfurt.

Committee on genocide and repatriations wants 29 May recognised as Genocide Remembrance Day

by editor1 / Aug 18, 2020 / 0 comments

-Namibia wants Germany to apologise in the National Assembly on 29 May any year, for atrocities committed against the Ovaherero, Ovambanderu, and Nama communities in 1904-1908.

Namibia, Germany to conclude last round of genocide talks

by editor1 / Aug 11, 2020 / 0 comments
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-Namibia and Germany are to conclude the last round of genocide talks, after which a report will be presented to President Hage Geingob.

Genocide consultations between Namibia and Germany remain confidential

by editor1 / Feb 10, 2020 / 0 comments

-The new German ambassador to Namibia, Herbert Beck says consultations on the Herero/Nama Genocide between Namibia and Germany are confidential.

MAWF receives vehicles from Germany

by editor1 / Jan 18, 2020 / 0 comments
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GIZ Namibia

-The shortage of transport to do inspections on farmers applying for bush clearance and biomass utilisation could be something of the past, thanks to a donation of three vehicles by Germany to the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry (MAWF).

Germany pledges seeds and fertiliser to Namibia

by editor1 / Dec 22, 2019 / 0 comments
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-The Federal Republic of Germany has pledged to provide seeds and fertiliser for the season, to rural farming households that recorded crop failures during 2018/19 due to drought.

Germany optimistic that genocide talks could be concluded soon

by editor1 / Oct 19, 2019 / 0 comments

-Germany is optimistic that talks between Namibia and Germany over the 1904 to 1908 Namibia genocide will be concluded soon.

23 Namibian artefacts expected to return from Germany next year

by editor1 / Oct 17, 2019 / 0 comments

-A total of 23 artefacts of Namibian origin are expected to return to Namibia from Germany during the course of next year.

Germany to invest N$2 billion over two years in Namibia

by editor1 / Aug 31, 2019 / 0 comments

Germany plans to invest about N$2 billion in Namibia over the next two years.

Germany wants to speed up genocide negotiations - Müller

by editor1 / Aug 29, 2019 / 0 comments

Germany has reiterated the desire to speed up genocide negotiations with Namibia.