Daily Archives: October 2, 2019

The United States Pharmacopeia selected by USAID to strengthen systems that improve the quality of medical products in low- and middle-income countries

New program builds on USP’s and USAID’s longstanding cooperation to advance access to quality-assured medical products and address the proliferation of poor-quality medical products ROCKVILLE, Maryland, Oct. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has awarded a

Fifth graduation ceremony for Namwater’s HRDC

Human Resources Development Centre (HRDC) of the NamWater held its fifth graduation ceremony here on Wednesday with about 130 students graduated in seven different artisan fields.The graduates became artisan in fields including Electrical (general), p...

Rundu shop robbed of N.dollars 40 000

The Namibian Police Force (NamPol) in the Kavango East Region are investigating a case of armed robbery after a man raided a local shop Ginos on Monday night and fled with N.dollars 40 000.Acting Crime Investigations Coordinator, Chief Inspector,

NHE supports MTC’s GBV project

Naftalie Amukwelele famously known as D-Naff promised to take down his opponent Luis Munana in the first round of their boxing match scheduled for the 12th October.D-Naff made the remarks here on Wednesday at the official sponsorship handover ceremony...

Tsumkwe accident claims three lives

Three women aged 54, 70, and 79 years died in a fatal road accident on Tsumkwe-Grootfontein gravel road on Monday morning.Spokesperson of the Namibian Police Force (NamPol) in the Otjozondjupa Region, Inspector Maureen Mbeha in an interview with Nampa...

Fitch downgrades Namibia’s credit rating from BB+ to BB

The United States of America's Fitch credit rating agency has downgraded Namibia's Long-Term Foreign-Currency Issuer Default Rating (IDR) from BB+ to BB.The rating released on 01 October 2019, revised Namibia's credit risk outlook from negative to sta...

Africa’s involvement in the United Nations peace and security

Africa's involvement in the United Nations (UN) peace and security organs should be bolstered by next year for the world to respond to global challenges that have shifted since the organisation's founding 74 years ago.President Hage Geingob made these...

Witvlei Village Council receives qualified audit opinion

The Witvlei Village Council received a qualified audit opinion from the office of the Auditor General (AG) for the financial year ended 30 June 2018.In the report submitted to the National Assembly by Finance Minister, Calle Schlettwein on Tuesday,