Daily Archives: September 30, 2014

UNMISS denies report of peacekeepers reinforcing SPLA garrisons

JUBA, South Sudan, September 30, 2014: The attention of the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) has been drawn to allegations that appeared yesterday, in an article that was posted on the pro-armed opposition website nyamile.com, accusing the UNMISS

South American boxers here to fight Namibians

WINDHOEK; Brazilian boxer Josenilson dos Santos, who is challenging Namibia’s Paulus “The Hitman” Moses for the World Boxing Organisation (WBO) International lightweight belt, says he is here to win. Dos Santos was speaking during a media briefing here on Tuesday.

Vries said many staff members of private hospitals are also actively involved in the training.

WINDHOEK; The City of Windhoek (CoW) has generated over N.dollars one million from leasing out the Rhino Garments Factory over the past three financial years. An official document availed on Monday during the monthly City Council meeting said the City

Official election date to be gazetted on 13 Oct.

WINDHOEK; President Hifikepunye Pohamba will proclaim the official election date in the Government Gazette on 13 October 2014. This is in terms of Section 50(I)(a) of the Electoral Act, 1992 (Act No. 24 of 1992) as amended. The date has

Plans underway to include law- enforcement agencies in Ministry of Health and Social Services’ Ebola preparedness training

WINDHOEK: Plans are underway to include law- enforcement agencies in the Ministry of Health and Social Services’ Ebola preparedness training. The chairperson of the National Health Emergency Management Committee in the Ministry of Health and Social Services, Dr Jack Vries

Tobias Hainyeko SMEs receive business equipment

WINDHOEK; The Tobias Hainyeko Constituency on Tuesday handed over business equipment worth N.dollars 155 000 to 18 small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in that constituency. The projects include barbershops, hair salons, “kapana” (roasted meat) vending, as well as sewing and

Heaven’s Ark wants land from City

WINDHOEK; About 100 members of the Heaven’s Ark welfare organisation flocked to the municipality here on Monday to get the result of their applications for plots. The members were inside the City Council Chambers during the council’s monthly meeting, which

50/50 gender balance needed in elections: Gender Links

WINDHOEK; Namibians should push for a 50/50 gender balance in parliament in the November 2014 elections to reach the 2015 target for the SADC Protocol on Gender and Development. This was the call of the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of