Monthly Archives: July 2016

US URGES UN TO BACK AFRICAN FORCE FOR SOUTH SUDAN

The United States urged the UN Security Council on Friday to back a regional force for South Sudan to shore up UN peacekeepers unable to cope with the violence.

The …

Answer – SADC Agreement and protection of the PDO products feta cheese and Kalamata olives – P-004696/2016

The EU-SADC (Southern African Development Community) Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA), was signed at Kasane in Botswana, on 10¬†June¬†2016, with six of the members of SADC, namely Botswana, Lesotho, …

Namibia: 200 Hippos, Crocodiles Wait to Die

ENVIRONMENT minister Pohamba Shifeta yesterday said the government might consider putting up for trophy hunting hippos trapped in the fast drying ponds along the Sibbinda River, Zambezi region.

More than …

Namibia: Farm Women Empowered

WOMEN from various farms in the Daures constituency in Erongo will soon be qualified to choose, design, cut material and make clothes for themselves, while their families can start small …

Namibia: Murder Convict Maintains Innocence

THE man convicted of raping and murdering the manager of a tourist lodge near Etosha National Park almost eight years ago is maintaining that he is innocent, his defence lawyer …

Namibia: Nantu Won’t Give Up On Pay Rise Demands

THE Namibian National Teachers Union says it will not relent in its demands for an 8% increase for its members.

This was announced by the union's secretary general Basilius Haingura …