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  1. Unheralded boxer suffers knockout loss in Namibia.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | IPPMEDIA

    Tanzania's professional bantamweight boxer,Issa Omary saw his hopes of winning an African title go up in flames after suffering a seventh round knockout to Namibian Zakasi Lukas, in the International Boxing Federation Continental Africa featherweight title bout in Windhoek last Saturday. It was Omary's second attempt to lay his hands on an African title.

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  2. Minister calls for quality vocational educationRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Namibian

    ... get them," said Kandjii-Murangi. Kandjii-Murangi said her ministry will push for the construction of University of Namibia southern campus between KrOnlein and Noordhoek residential areas of Keetmanshoop. While waiting for construction of the ...

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  3. Totems can prevent xenophobia - NujomaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Namibian

    ... that he never missed a chance to refer to the immoral Europeans. Stop it mr Nujoma - there are many Europeans in Namibia who are very proud to be Namibians and who is very loyal to our country. Don't create tension which is not necessary !! - ...

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  4. Shaningwa takes on greedy leaders ... My dear, share it with others, she tells themRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Namibian

    ... he Windhoek Municipality to a company owned by Italians. The Italians want to buy the land through Holme Investments Namibia, a joint venture between

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  5. 10 die in various incidences in the northRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Namibian

    AT least 10 people died in different incidences in the northern part of the country over the weekend, police said yesterday. Six of the 10 people died in accidents; one died in a fire; two in a bomb blast, and one was allegedly murdered.

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  6. Women warned against quick fix marriagesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Namibian

    ... for acquiring Namibian citizenship by marriage from two years to 10 years for foreigners "ordinarily residing in Namibia as a spouse". Swapo parliamentarian Lucia Witbooi asked the minister of immigration whether the Constitutional amendments have ...

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  7. Southern Africa: SADC Tribunal Should Re-Open Doors for Individuals - LSZRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    The Law Society of Zimbabwe has said it is important that the Sadc Tribunal based in Namibia be restored to its original form following recent xenophobic attacks in South Africa where victims may not have recourse to legal redress. LSZ president Vimbai Nyemba said on Friday the Tribunal should be re-established with its original powers in the face of the breach of rights of individuals in countries that hide behind sovereignty.

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  8. Gearing up for World Press Freedom Day 2015 - MISARead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MBendi

    ... and Communication Technology (MICT), the National Commission for UNESCO, UNESCO Windhoek, the Polytechnic of MISA Namibia will host a workshop on Children's Right to be Seen and Heard on 1 May. Flash mobs involving actors and posters will on 2 May ...

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  9. Namibia: Govt Avails Funds to Fight DroughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | AllAfrica.com

    ... tonnes of rice , 700 metric tonnes of maize grain and three metric tonnes of fish powder. The drought situation in Namibia is described as serious, and it has affected grazing in large parts of the country. The country's northern regions have been ...

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  10. Battle lines drawn for IBF title fight...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Namibian

    ... "If he is good, you will watch a good fight. If he is not (good), I'll humiliate him." OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS Another of Namibia's exciting prospects is the hard-hitting junior lightweight Jeremiah Nakathila, who will face Botswana's Patrick Seoko ...

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  11. Ten-men Pirates steal Stars #39; shineRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Namibian

    ... Nampa Goalkeeper Charles Uirab's heroics helped Orlando Pirates eliminate holders African Stars from the Bidvest Namibia Cup 4-3 on penalties after an intensely contested semi-final match at the Sam Nujoma Stadium on Saturday. Uirab pulled of a ...

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  12. ICC official Richard Done plans to inspect the Guangzhou cricket stadium on Monday. Photo: Nora TamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | South China Morning Post

    ... in total including Ireland and Afghanistan - will make their Intercontinental Cup (four-day fixtures) debut against Namibia in Windhoek next month. They will also play a couple of 50-over matches as well as Twenty20 games. "Hong Kong does not have a ...

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  13. Namibia: Nampower to Probe KPMG TenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | AllAfrica.com

    THE NamPower board appears to be divided on what to do with the KPMG commercial advisory tender whose cost ballooned from N$2,4 million to over N$36 million. The Namibian has learnt that while the NamPower board's audit committee sanctioned an investigation into the tender, a section of the board made another decision to prevent the investigation from taking place.

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  14. Talk is Cheap, But Still ImportantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Namibian

    ... way to strengthen the President's hand, as they will erase any lingering doubts about the direction he is taking Namibia. In fact, coming clean would be more helpful towards his younger friends too, who are mainly in business, so that when and if ...

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  15. Grape farmers blame govt for non-paymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Namibian

    ORANGE River Irrigation Project small-scale irrigation farmers are blaming the government for doing nothing to address the issue of non-payment for their produce. The farmers said they delivered tonnes of grapes worth millions of dollars in December through the government agent, Agribusdev, to the Agriculture Marketing and Trading Agency ; the government hired service providers, Cool Fresh Namibia, Etameko Marketing and Sales CC, and a South Africa-based company, Five Star, but the farmers are still waiting for payment.

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  16. Corruption accused battle for bailRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Namibian

    ... in custody for an extended period. Grunschloss says in his statement he has businesses that are active all over Namibia, including in the transport of copper ore and the import and distribution of sugar in Namibia. He says he works seven days a week ...

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  17. Venaani questions VP salaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Namibian

    ... Way to go, Madam Geingos, keep on making us proud like our President does. THE leader of the opposition DTA of Namibia party has accused the Presidency of failing to table a bill in the National Assembly to allow lawmakers to approve the vice ...

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  18. Bodies still taken to SA for cremationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Namibian

    CORRUPTION Commission, it might be that 177 complaints were baseless last year. But you have a legal duty to provide the reasons to complainants in writing.

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  19. Job lands at Henties ... coastal town offers him and 120 others landRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Namibian

    ... would settle where one wishes and where one would be safe." The three also revealed that the Development Bank of Namibia is ready to fund the servicing of land for the 50 000 applicants and that they will forward a letter to local authorities ...

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  20. Defamation trial of Angolan activist postponedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Namibian

    WHAT is the matter with the Namibian judiciary? Why do cases take years to finalise? Take for example the case of lawyer Dirk Conradie. He is a highly respected citizen of this country, but for more than three years now he has been living under a cloud of CITY of Windhoek, reading the newspapers lately about land allocations, the question is: is it favouritism, tribalism or politics? Should you belong to the ruling party, have a certain surname, or be friends with the councillors to benefit? Minister Sophi WARAKATA! Long live Job Amupanda.

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