Esterhuizen, Du Preez Are Closed Singles
Esterhuizen, Du Preez Are Closed Singles ChampsAllAfrica.comThe event was Namibia's premier singles tournament, with the winners qualifying to take part in the 2015 World Champion of Champions singles tournament at the Gold Coast in Australia next year. A total of 30 men and 20 competed in the tournament, with ...
Posted on 21 October 2014 | 7:45 am
FNB Renews Sponsorship of NPL Teams -
FNB Renews Sponsorship of NPL TeamsAllAfrica.comFNB Namibia last week cemented their support of the three FNB-sponsored NPL teams, by handing over annual sponsorships of more than N$800 000 each to Black Africa, Orlando Pirates and Eleven Arrows. The sponsorship agreements will continue for ...
Posted on 21 October 2014 | 7:45 am
'Network of Champions' Initiated -
'Network of Champions' InitiatedAllAfrica.comThe 'Network of Champions Namibia', the brain child of a University of Namibia (Unam) psychology lecturer, Dr Armas Abdul Malik Shikongo, was launched on Saturday. 'Network of Champions Namibia' intends to celebrate and share universal principles, ...and more »
Posted on 21 October 2014 | 6:20 am
Dr Susanne Bids Country Farewell -
Dr Susanne Bids Country FarewellAllAfrica.comDr Susanne Thalwitzer, Manager Meat Standards at the Meat Board of Namibia from January 2013 to September 2014, confirmed her resignation to Farmers Forum and she will be heading to Germany at the end of October where she will continue her ...and more »
Posted on 21 October 2014 | 5:40 am
Anglo's De Beers Yet to Reach Diamond-Sales
Anglo's De Beers Yet to Reach Diamond-Sales Accord With NamibiaBloombergNamibia and De Beers, equal shareholders in Namdeb Diamond Corp., are working out a sales accord to replace a 2007 agreement that allowed Anglo to sell the stones through Diamond Trading Co., the trading arm of De Beers, until the end of 2013.and more »
Posted on 21 October 2014 | 3:40 am
Burger to return for Namibia in World Cup
WINDHOEK (Reuters) - Jacques Burger will return after a three-year absence to captain Namibia against Canada in Colwyn Bay on Nov. 7, but he will miss two matches in Europe next month as the African country prepares for next year’s World Cup. Club commitments will prevent the 31-year-old Saracens loose forward, who last played for his country in the 2011 World Cup in New Zealand, from playing in ...
Posted on 17 October 2014 | 4:46 am
Namibia Wins New Export Markets for Beef in
Namibia is opening new markets for its beef in China and Russia as the country seeks to reduce its reliance on demand from consumers in the European Union and neighboring South Africa.
Posted on 15 October 2014 | 3:03 am
Namibia Opts to Dehorn its Rhinos as It
A Black Rhinoceros at the Etosha National Park in Namibia. Close A Black Rhinoceros at the Etosha National Park in Namibia. A Black Rhinoceros at the Etosha National Park in Namibia.
Posted on 13 October 2014 | 5:54 am
Namibia Dehorns Rhinos to Halt Poaching,
Namibia is dehorning black rhinos in areas where incidents of poaching is rife in a bid to save the endangered animals, the Namibian Sun newspaper reported, citing Deputy Environment and Tourism Minister Pohamba Shifeta.
Posted on 13 October 2014 | 1:13 am
Namibia and Nigeria open with wins
Hosts Namibia begin their African Women Championship campaign with victory over Zambia as Nigeria overcome Ivory Coast.
Posted on 12 October 2014 | 2:58 am
Rio Tinto begins copper exploration in
Ventures Africa reported that multinational metals and mining giant, Rio Tinto Group has began exploring for copper deposits in northern Namibia, as it seeks to diversify its product portfolio. Rio Tinto said that the company is currently conducting public ...
Posted on 21 October 2014 | 4:58 am
Namibia: Rising food prices cause disquiet
Namibian Trade and Industry Minister Calle Schlettwein has expressed disquiet about the escalating food prices in the country, a situation he blamed on poor links between local manufacturers and retailers.Press reports on Tuesday claimed Schlettwein had ...
Posted on 21 October 2014 | 4:00 am
Don’t lower your guards until you get
The Super Falcons take on South Africa’s Banyana Banyana in the semi-finals of the 9th AWC in Windhoek, Namibia on Wednesday. The Falcons, six-times winners of the competition for the continent’s senior female national teams, lost their title in 2012 ...
Posted on 21 October 2014 | 3:29 am
Singapore named Lonely Planet's No 1
The list places Singapore ahead of countries like Namibia, Lithuania and Morocco, which also made it to the top 10. The Straits Times speaks to five notable permanent residents and expatriates here, and finds out what they love about Singapore and what ...
Posted on 21 October 2014 | 2:55 am
Play With Your Hearts, Pinnick Urges Falcons
Victories over Cote d’Ivoire, Zambia and Namibia shot the six–time champions to the semi finals on maximum points from their three matches, with victory against South Africa to guarantee a place in the tournament final and a berth at the 2015 FIFA ...
Posted on 21 October 2014 | 2:19 am
Namibia president picks Geingob for prime
Namibia's president has said that Hage Geingob will return to serve as the nation's prime minister as part of a major cabinet reshuffle in the southern Africa nation.
Posted on 4 December 2012 | 7:03 am
Namibia: Police save newborn dumped in pit
Police say they saved a newborn from a pit latrine in a Namibian village, days after a local charity said 40 fetuses and infants are left to die each month.
Posted on 16 September 2012 | 6:30 am
Namibia: No more oil, gas exploration
Namibia's government says it will stop issuing licenses for companies to explore for oil and gas toward the end of this year.
Posted on 10 September 2012 | 8:26 am
Large iron ore discovery in Namibia
The Namibian Press Agency reports the discovery of large deposits of iron ore that are the first found in the mineral-rich southwest African country.
Posted on 27 August 2012 | 5:06 pm
Court: Namibia HIV sterilizations violated
Namibia's government sterilized three women infected with HIV without getting proper consent, forcing them to sign forms they didn't understand as they suffered through the pains of labor, a judge ruled Monday.
Posted on 29 July 2012 | 5:54 pm