Namibia

Namibia decides to unconditionally accede to the APRM

by editor / Jan 28, 2017 / 0 comments

Namibia has decided to unconditionally accede to the APRM. President Hage Geingob made the announcement at the African Peer Review Mechanism Forum of Heads of State and Government in Ethiopia, Addis Ababa today.

Namibia agrees to be part of the African Peer Review Mechanism

by editor / Jan 28, 2017 / 0 comments

Namibia has agreed to be part of the African Peer Review Mechanism, APRM. President Hage Geingob says it is time that the continent shares best practices and challenges to its growth strategies.

Out-going Ghanaian High Commissioner bids farewell to President Geingob

by editor / Jan 24, 2017 / 0 comments

The out-going Ghanaian High Commissioner is optimistic that his successor will ensure successful implementation of agreements signed under the Permanent Joint Cooperation Commission with Namibia.

Chad plans to strengthen bilateral relations with Namibia

by editor / Jan 24, 2017 / 0 comments

Chad is looking at strengthening bilateral relations with Namibia in a number of areas.

Mother-to-child transmission of HIV a concern for the health sector

by editor / Jan 23, 2017 / 0 comments

The transmission of HIV from a HIV positive mother to her child during pregnancy remains a concern for the Ministry of Health and Social Services.

Instances of child labour reported in the //Karas region

by editor / Jan 13, 2017 / 0 comments

While the Namibian Constitution prohibits child labour, it remains in practice in some parts of the country, robbing these children of their basic right to education.

Nigeria and Sudan seek Namibian's support for AU positions

by editor / Jan 13, 2017 / 0 comments

Nigeria and Sudan are seeking Namibian's support for their candidates for various African Union Commission positions at the upcoming African Union Summit to be held later in January in Addiss Ababa, Ethiopia.

Namibia keeps beef export markets healthy despite animal disease outbreaks

by editor / Jan 09, 2017 / 0 comments

Namibia's exporting of beef to international markets was not affected by the number of animal disease outbreaks reported in 2016.

Namibia defies calls to burn its ivory and rhino horn stockpiles

by editor / Dec 20, 2016 / 0 comments

Developed countries pushing for Namibia to burn its confiscated elephant ivory and rhino horn stockpiles can buy them and do so themselves if they so wish.

Fake luxury brands prove big business in Namibia

by editor / Dec 20, 2016 / 0 comments

Fake luxury brands are normally associated with shops in Chinatown, but in the Southern Industrial area it is not the case.

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