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Cassinga survivors join Cubans in peaceful demonstration

3 weeks ago - 11 November 2019 | International

The secretary-general of the Namibia-Cuba Friendship Association, Cecilia Muzile, joined over 100 demonstrators in Windhoek at a peaceful march against the United States of America's economic embargo against the socialist country on Saturday.Muzile, along with...

Namibian Correctional Service takes the lead

3 weeks ago - 11 November 2019 | International

Namibia, through the Namibian Correctional Service (NCS), has become the first Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) country to launch a country-specific Corrections/Prisons Women's Network as the region acts to better appreciate the role of women...

New blueprint for bilateral relations

3 weeks ago - 11 November 2019 | International

Following the drawing up of a new blueprint for bilateral relations between Namibia and China the two countries' relations have entered a new era of comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership.This was said by China's deputy prime...

Mauritius premier tightens hold on parliament

3 weeks ago - 11 November 2019 | International

Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth's coalition has strengthened its grip on parliament after Mauritius' electoral commission finalised the outcome of the election in the Indian Ocean nation.Jugnauth's centre-right Morisian Alliance won four more seats in the...

'Lies' emerge in Senzo Meyiwa murder

3 weeks ago - 11 November 2019 | International

In a twist to the five-year investigation into Bafana Bafana captain Senzo Meyiwa's murder, it has now emerged that the police will refocus their investigations on the house where he was fatally shot.In a lengthy...

John Steenhuisen elected unopposed as DA parliamentary leader

1 month - 28 October 2019 | International

Replaces embattled Maimane Maimane's statement that the “DA is not the best vehicle to take forward the fight for one SA for all” prompted...

Islamic State head Baghdadi believed dead after US strike

1 month - 28 October 2019 | International

Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was believed to be dead after a US military raid in Syria's Idlib region, US media reported early yesterday.Baghdadi...

US sanctions minister amid Zimbabwe protests

1 month - 28 October 2019 | International

Owen Ncube would be denied entry to the US because of evidence he was involved in “gross violations of human rights”, a state department statement...

Geingob off to Sochi

1 month - 23 October 2019 | International

President Hage Geingob has left for Russia to attend the first session of the Russia-Africa Summit in Sochi tomorrow.The summit is expected to be attended...

NDF unmoved by ISIS threat

1 month - 22 October 2019 | International

The threat and presence of the terrorist group Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) in northern Mozambique and the Democratic Republic of Congo...

Pro-Turkey rebels 'execute' 9

1 month - 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...

Nam and China mull visa deal

2 months 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...

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Nigeria to repatriate 600 citizens...

2 months ago - 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,...

Dark cloud of SA violence

3 months ago - 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...

Enough is enough

3 months ago - 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

3 months ago - 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

3 months ago - 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 -...

3 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...

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