Namibia

Namibia:Spy Chief Fails With Bid to Suppress Article

[Namibian] HIGH Court judge Harald Geier has dismissed an attempt by Namibia's government and the director general of the Namibia Central …

Surveillance

Enertronica secures 200 MW inverter order from Spain, obtains financing for project in Namibia

Italian solar project developer and inverter manufacturer, Enertronica Spa has secured two inverter contracts worth 200 MW, from an unidentified …

Solar Power

Namibia's Davies cautious despite big Rugby Gold Cup win

Defending champions Namibia laid down an early marker with their rampant 55-6 victory over Uganda in the opening match of their 2019 Rugby World Cup …

Rugby World Cup

S.Africa's MTN aims to launch mobile service in Namibia around August

WINDHOEK, June 13 (Reuters) - MTN Group, Africa’s biggest mobile telecoms firm, is aiming to launch a mobile service in Namibia around the end of August, a company executive told Reuters.<p>Currently state-owned operator MTC dominates in Namibia, a country of 2 million people.<p>Johannesburg-listed MTN …

South Africa

A Compassionate Kayak Tour Guide in Namibia Returns a Young Beached Dolphin Back to the Sea

In 2016, Naude Dreyer of Pelican Point Kayaking in Walvis Bay, Namibia was on his way home from work, he came across a young male dolphin who had …

Offbeat News

TRIBAL | Bushmen

Portrait of San elders<p>The San or Bushmen are members of Khoisan-speaking indigenous hunter-gatherer people representing the first nation of Southern …

South Africa

Namibia Holds Key Rate at 2016 Low as Prices Stay in Check

Namibia’s central bank left its benchmark rate unchanged for a fifth consecutive meeting as it seeks to safeguard the country’s reserves and maintain …

Economics

Namibia keeps benchmark rate unchanged to safeguard reserves

The country’s monetary policy committee maintained its key interest rate at 6.75% on Wednesday, to maintain the Namibian dollar’s peg with the rand<p>13 …

Business (South Africa)

Div's Zimbabwe start tough journey to World Cup

2018-06-13 14:40<p>Peter de Villiers (File)<p>Nairobi - The <b>Rugby Africa Gold Cup</b> kicks off on Saturday with two matches on the cards.<p><b>Zimbabwe</b> get the …

Africa

Namibia: Cancer, Not Discrimination, Threatens Namibian Albinos

Children with albinism (file photo).<p>Windhoek — While today - International Albinism Awareness Day - the most attention is likely to be on averting …

Africa

Beguilingly offbeat chalets on Namibia’s Skeleton Coast

The beautifully eerie Skeleton Coast in Namibia has always had a small clutch of camps and lodges within its rough perimeters, but now there’s an …

Southern Africa

The Body of a Mysterious Sea Creature Has Washed Up in Namibia

The first time it's been seen in the region in 18 years.<p>Last week the corpse of a mysterious, 6-metre (20-foot) long sea creature washed up in …

Nature

Namibia:I Don't Know How to Retire - Sirleaf

After 62 years of public service, of which 10 were spent as Liberia's president, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf said she could not retire as long as there are …

World Leaders

Bafana's Lebogang Maboe explains improved performance against Namibia in COSAFA Cup

Posted: <b>7 June 2018</b> Time: <b>09:15</b><p>Bafana Bafana midfielder Lebogang Maboe has explained how he turned his performance against Namibia around, after …

Bafana Bafana

Oceana fishing rights threatened as Namibia draws the line on quotas

Business (South Africa)

Namibia drawing more focus from energy companies

OPEC member Angola's southern neighbor, Namibia, could be a focal point with a quarter-million barrels of potential reserves, an Atlantic-focused …

Southern Africa

Sport24.co.za | Maboe happy with Bafana response against Namibia

Lebohang Maboe is happy with how Bafana Bafana responded on Tuesday to clinch a big win over Namibia in the COSAFA Cup Plate semi-final.

Sport (South Africa)

Namibia Prisons Grappling With Food Shortages?

The Namibian government has been forced to use its food reserves in an effort to supplement the dietary needs of thousands of inmates. Prison …

Africa

Namibia:Blacklisting Affects Meatco - Opposition

[Namibian] The blacklisting of Namibia as a non-compliant tax jurisdiction by the European Union has resulted in the freezing of Meatco accounts in …

Southern Africa

B2Gold opens solar farm at Namibia mine, to cut energy costs by 14%

B2Gold (BTG +0.9%) says it opened a new solar plant at its Otjikoto Mine in Namibia, which the Ministry of Mines and Energy calls a “significant …

Business

Namibia v South Africa Match Report, 05/06/2018, COSAFA Cup

Lebohang Maboe (brace), Aubrey Modiba and Siyanda Xulu all netted for Bafana, while Deon Hotto scored a consolation for the Brave Warriors<p>South …

South Africa

Namibia: Home Affairs Drowning Under Fake Marriages

Windhoek — The Ministry of Home Affairs and Immigration yesterday revealed it continues to battle the so-called 'marriages of convenience', mostly …

Southern Africa

Images Of The Dead Trees Of Deadvlei In Magical Mist After A Rainstorm

I’ve just gotten back from guiding a group of photographers in Namibia, where we faced unique conditions in Sossusvlei Desert.<p>For the first time …

Landscape Photography

Starting XIs: Namibia v Bafana

Kick-off is set for 17h00.Following their loss to Madagascar on Sunday, Bafana missed the chance to go and lift the cup for the fourth time.Bafana …

Bafana Bafana

Lebohang Maboe brace lifts South Africa to big win over Namibia

Lebohang Maboe scored a brace of goals as South Africa romped to a 4-1 victory over Namibia in their COSAFA Cup Plate semifinal at a freezing Old …

South Africa

Bafana Bafana dismantle Namibia to book a place in Cosafa Cup plate final

Bafana Bafana recovered from their opening quarterfinal defeat against Madagascar at the Cosafa Cup with Tuesday night's somewhat stylish 4-1 Plate …

Bafana Bafana

Maboe brace secures face-saving win for Bafana against Namibia

CAPE TOWN – Following the disastrous defeat to Madagascar in the Cosafa Cup quarter-finals, Bafana Bafana at least saved some face by beating Namibia …

Sport (South Africa)

Sport24.co.za | Bafana reach COSAFA Cup plate final after crushing Namibia

Bafana Bafana restored some pride by beating Namibia and secured their place in the COSAFA Cup plate final.

Sport (South Africa)

Namibia:Radiologist Encourages Women to Screen for Breast Cancer

[New Era] Windhoek -A Walvis Bay based radiologist has urged women aged 40 and above to have their breast examined for cancer through mammogram …

Cancer

Two Legs for Economic & Gender Emancipation - President #Namibia

Two Legs for Economic & Gender Emancipation - President #NamibiaNamibia will continue to dedicate resources to the gender equality agenda and women's …

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf