Monthly Archives: October 2014

#WEWANTCHANGE: Five issues, five voices

IPI launches campaign highlighting challenges to press freedom worldwide

VIENNA, Oct 30, 2014 – Criminal defamation laws, the imprisonment of journalists, violent attacks on journalists, endemic impunity for such crimes …

HEINEKEN majority owned subsidiaries Nigerian Breweries plc and Consolidated Breweries plc issue notice of Extraordinary General Meeting regarding Scheme of Merger

AMSTERDAM, Oct. 31, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE / Knowledgebylanes) — Heineken N.V.’s (EURONEXT: HEIA; OTCQX: HEINY) (‘HEINEKEN’) majority owned Nigerian subsidiaries Consolidated Breweries plc and Nigerian Breweries plc have today sent …

Change in Statutes Decisive in NFA Presidency Contest

New amendments to the Namibia Football Association (NFA) statutes could potentially ground many aspirant candidates for the coveted NFA presidency, which becomes vacant in December when outgoing President John Muinjo …

Winners At Bank Windhoek Corporate Relay

A total of five hundred and twenty professionals (520), made up of 130 teams of four, recently braved the Namibian searing heat to complete in the 20-km long Bank Windhoek …

Namibia Too Good for Germany

Namibia’s senior rugby side, Welwitschias, as the team is affectionately known among its ardent followers, wrapped up its preparations for its European tour in fine style with a comprehensive 58-20 …

Coca-Cola Gives Generously to NPC

Coca Cola Namibia yesterday once again reaffirmed its commitment towards sports development when it sponsored the Namibia Paralympics Committee (NPC) with N$70 000 to host the 3rd edition of its …

Deputy PM Declares War On Road Accidents

Deputy Prime Minister Marco Hausiku has asked all Namibian to join in the war against road accidents on national roads, saying the road accidents compounds poverty levels.

“The war against …

Speeding and Ignorance Cause Accidents Between Windhoek and Okahandja

The Roads Authority (RA) has blamed excessive speed and a total disregard for road and safety signs as the main causes of accidents along the construction areas of the upgrading …