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4 hrs ago | The Namibian

Windhoek is 34,73% more expensive than Cape Town (Business

Can't we let the President sleep in a shack for a while or let a FIRSTLY, our future president must regularly visit the townships to see the poor conditions people live in.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

In-depth Africa

Boko Haram: Patience Jonathan expresses worry over Chibok girls

First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, has expressed worries over the delay in the release of the abducted Chibok girls by members of the Boko Haram sect.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

BayStreet.ca

Next Graphite, Inc. Confirms High Concentrations of Graphitic Lumps...

NEW YORK, NY and WINDHOEK, NAMIBIA / ACCESSWIRE / July 24, 2014 / Next Graphite, Inc. , an exploration/development stage company in Africa's Republic of Namibia targeting the growing global graphite production industry and market demand, today announced preliminary results of its bulk sampling of graphite-bearing rock from the Company's estimated ... (more)

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Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Kenya to host 9th Stop Cervical Cancer in Africa Conference

The Forum of African First Ladies against Breast, Cervical and Prostate Cancer has chosen Kenya to host the 9th Conference next year.

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GhanaWeb

33,000 girls vaccinated against cervical cancer

More than 33,000 girls aged nine to 13 have been vaccinated against the Human Papilloma Virus to protect them from cervical cancer in the country.

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GhanaWeb

Ghana rolls out strategies to control cancer

A five-year national strategy for cancer control is to be implemented in Ghana to manage and control cancers.

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In-depth Africa

NBC breaks even, first in 10 years

WINDHOEK The finances of the public broadcaster, the Namibian Broadcasting Corporation , are now 'in the black' with the broadcaster breaking even for the first time in more than 10 years.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

In-depth Africa

Towards a new Sadc Tribunal

This picture combo shows , Windhoek's historic Turnhalle Building, seat of the SADC Tribunal; Attorney-General Johannes Tomana; and Minister of Foreign Affairs Dr Simbarashe Mumbengegwi Lovemore Chikova News Editor The 34th Summit of Sadc heads of state and government in Victoria Falls next month presents the region with an opportunity to exorcise ... (more)

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In-depth Africa

Stoop murder trial resumes

WINDHOEK The trial-within-a-trial in the ongoing Stoop murder case in the Windhoek High Court resumed Monday after a more than ten month hiatus with a police officer testifying that one of the accused could not recall the crime scene.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Namibian

Govt running like headless chickens

UNITED ... Ben Ulenga CoD president and Jacky de Wee, CoD national chairperson, at the party's press briefing in Windhoek yesterday.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Make healthier choices to be free from cancer, First Lady says

First Lady Margaret Kenyatta has urged Kenyans and Africans in general to manage eating and lifestyle habits so as to improve their health and avoid contracting cancer.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

First Lady attends Cancer Conference in Namibia

First Lady Margaret Kenyatta is in Windhoek, Namibia for the 8th Stop Cervical, Breast and Prostate Cancer in Africa Conference .

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

BayStreet.ca

Next Graphite, Inc. Secures Yearly Land Lease for Graphite...

NEW YORK, NY and WINDHOEK, NAMIBIA / ACCESSWIRE / July 16, 2014 / Next Graphite, Inc. , a development stage company in Africa's Republic of Namibia targeting the growing global graphite production industry and market demand, today announced the Company has successfully negotiated and signed a yearly, renewable land lease to begin exploration and ... (more)

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GhanaSoccerNet.com

NFF: 'FIFA ban will be immediate, drastic'

Veteran sports anayst and CAF committee member Paul Bassey has revealed how likely FIFA ban on Nigeria will immediately affect it's football, says will be severe.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Namibia: Communal Crop Farmers Gear Up for the Organic No-Tillling System

Following the record-breaking yields of maize, sorghum and mahangu in the seven crop producing regions in the North this season by applying the conservation agriculture methods, Namibian communal farmers are preparing to introduce the next step up from this proven method: the Organic No-Tilling System.

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The Namibian

I am fit to be President

OPPOSITION parties, Swapo Party was only your enemy when you were in SWATF and Koevoet; but they brought independence, and are no longer your enemy.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

The Abbotsford News

Abbotsford Police deputy chief visits Namibia

Abbotsford Police Deputy Chief Rick Lucy recently returned from a three-week trip to Windhoek, Namibia as part of a unique partnership that began in 2008 with the police department there.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Mail & Guardian

Gaston Savoi's Namibia and Uganda links

Uruguayan businessperson Gaston Savoi, A who is facing corruption charges in South Africa, owns a company that supplies government hospitals in Namibia.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

In-depth Africa

Temperatures expected to plummet further

Just when Namibians thought the bite of the July winter cold earlier this week had let up, they were warned yesterday to prepare themselves for sub-zero temperatures this coming weekend.

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In-depth Africa

Life Skills must become exam subject - De Klerk

WINDHOEK Gross neglect of the 'Life Skills' subject for many years in schools is the primary reason behind the social horrors being experienced by Namibia, reckons Veronica de Klerk, the Executive Director of Women Action for Development .

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