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Pro-Turkey rebels 'execute' 9

4 days ago - 14 October 2019 | International

Pro-Ankara fighters taking part in a Turkish offensive on Kurdish-held border towns in north-eastern Syria “executed” at least nine civilians including a female politician on Saturday, a monitor said.“The nine civilians were executed at different...

Nam and China mull visa deal

2 weeks ago - 01 October 2019 | International

Namibia and China are discussing a visa-free agreement which, according to economists, would have a positive impact on Namibia's growth. This was announced by the Chinese ambassador to Namibia, Zhang Yiming, during a reception to...

Botswana boots Namibian refugees

1 month - 17 September 2019 | International

The deportation of 855 Namibian refugees living in Botswana will start today after Botswana nullified their refugee status. The now illegal immigrants have refused to be repatriated, as they claim fearing persecution by authorities...

Nigeria to repatriate 600 citizens from SA

1 month - 10 September 2019 | International

Nigeria will repatriate about 600 citizens from South Africa this week following a wave of xenophobic violence that sparked sharp exchanges between the two countries, a Nigerian diplomat said yesterday. “They are about 600...

Dark cloud of SA violence

1 month - 06 September 2019 | International

Namibian wholesalers and retailers say the violent lawlessness that has broken out in South African cities, with random attacks on foreign nationals, have not yet impacted massively on imports from that country. Namibia,...

Enough is enough

1 month - 05 September 2019 | International

ELLANIE SMIT Outrage is growing against the resurgent xenophobic black-on-black violence in South Africa.This follows a spate of...

Hong Kong turns ugly

1 month - 02 September 2019 | International

HHundreds of Hong Kong pro-democracy activists blocked some routes to the city's airport Sunday as the financial hub began cleaning up after another night of...

Bahamas braces for Dorian

1 month - 02 September 2019 | International

Hurricane Dorian roared Sunday towards the Bahamas as the island chain braced for a devastating direct hit, before the monster storm churns up the US...

More must be done - Nandi-Ndaitwah

2 months ago - 15 August 2019 | International

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) needs to do more in order to promote sustainable and equitable socio-economic integration.This is according to outgoing chairperson of...

SADC applauds Mozambican peace deal

2 months ago - 08 August 2019 | International

President Hage Geingob, in his capacity as chairperson of SADC, has commended the government of Mozambique for concluding an election peace pledge agreement with the...

‘Disgusting, rat-infested mess’

2 months ago - 29 July 2019 | International

NAMPA/AFPUS President Donald Trump was hit with new accusations of racism Saturday after he attacked a prominent African-American lawmaker and branded the majority black city...

UK urges Iran to release vessel

2 months ago - 22 July 2019 | International

Britain on Saturday urged Iran to de-escalate tensions in the Gulf by releasing a UK-flagged ship it said had been illegally seized in Omani waters...

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Sudan: What's next?

2 months ago - 22 July 2019 | International

Just days after protest leaders and Sudan's ruling generals agreed a power sharing deal, key issues remain after talks were postponed Friday.The two sides inked...

Genocide negotiations 'too slow'

3 months ago - 16 July 2019 | International

In Germany there is no doubt about the suffering that imperial Germany caused Namibians, says Daniel Günther, the president of the Bundesrat of the Federal...

US 'concentration camps'

3 months ago - 15 July 2019 | International

United States Vice-president Mike Pence visited an overcrowded migrant camp in Texas on Friday, coming face to face with detainees held in horrific conditions, and...

Sudan transition deals sees delays

3 months ago - 15 July 2019 | International

Thousands of Sudanese protesters have poured onto the streets of Khartoum and other cities to mark the 40th day since the deadly dispersal of a...

New hope for Sudan

3 months ago - 08 July 2019 | International

Talks between Sudan's ruling generals and protest leaders, held after weeks of standoff following a deadly crackdown on protesters, entered a second day Thursday with...

Botswana govt to appeal gay...

3 months ago - 08 July 2019 | International

Botswana's government will appeal a June high court ruling that decriminalised homosexuality, the attorney-general said on Friday.Abraham Keetshabe, the government's chief legal advisor, said he...

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