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At least 17 people killed in DRC clashes

by editor / Sep 19, 2016 / 0 comments

At least 17 people are now believed to have been killed during clashes between police and anti-government protesters in the Democratic Republic of Congo's capital of Kinshasa.

Teachers unanimously vote in favour of a strike

by editor / Sep 19, 2016 / 0 comments

Teachers unanimously voted in favour of a country-wide strike in the just ended ballot held over two weeks.

Namibia opposed to closing of ivory trading markets

by editor / Sep 19, 2016 / 0 comments

Although Namibia is not participating in any domestic trade in ivory, it does not support the closing of the markets.

Driver dead after fuel tanker catches fire

by editor / Sep 19, 2016 / 0 comments

An unidentified man died in a fire after a fuel tanker he was driving caught fire and exploded about 50 kilometers north of Oshivelo on Saturday afternoon.

Trade fairs are important for sharing of ideas-Erongo Governor

by editor / Sep 19, 2016 / 0 comments
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The Governor of the Erongo Region says trade fairs are important for businesses to share ideas, while promoting and marketing their products and services. Cleophas Mutjavikua was responding to an effort of the Swakopmund branch of the Namibia Chamber of Commerce and Industry to raise money for an international event.

Local authorities urged to improve their financial reporting

by editor / Sep 19, 2016 / 0 comments

Local authorities need to improve their financial reporting to ensure proper management of public finances.

Land grabbing at Katima Mulilo continues

by editor / Sep 19, 2016 / 0 comments

Land grabbing at the town of Katima Mulilo in the Zambezi Region is continuing.

Namibia Breweries to drill a fourth borehole on its premises

by editor / Sep 19, 2016 / 0 comments
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Namibia Breweries is in the process of drilling a fourth borehole on its premises to help counter water shortages caused by the drought. Managing Director Wessie van der Westhuizen says with the current water shortage, especially in the central areas, NBL will continue to execute its water mitigation plan and reduce dependency on public water resources.

Teachers vote in favour of a strike

by editor / Sep 19, 2016 / 0 comments

Ninety five percent of the teachers voted in favour of a strike. The results were announced by NANTU President Simeon Kavila in Windhoek this afternoon.

Dr Kaire Mbuende presents his credentials to Dutch King Willem Alexander

by editor / Sep 19, 2016 / 0 comments
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Namibia's Ambassador to the Benelux countries and the European Union, Dr Kaire Mbuende, has presented his credentials to Dutch King Willem Alexander. A statement issued by the International Relations and Co-operation Ministry states that this enables Dr Mbuende to begin official engagements with the Dutch government officials.

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