Daily Archives: October 5, 2019

South Africa, Nigeria mend relations and agree trade deals

PRETORIA, South Africa and Nigeria signed 30 trade and cooperation agreements, weeks after a wave of violence against Nigerian nationals in Johannesburg and Pretoria had strained relations between Africa's top two economies.In September, mobs armed wit...

Global Fund Gives Kids in Crisis-Plagued Sahel Chance at Education

GENEVA - A global education fund is providing tens of thousands of Sahelian children in crisis with a quality education, bringing hope to boys and girls who have known nothing but violence and sorrow in their young lives. Education Cannot

Geingob launches Swapo Election Manifesto at Outapi

Thousands Swapo members, supporters and sympathisers, including former President Hifikepunye Pohamba, gathered at Outapi in the Omusati Region for the launch of the party's 2019 Election Manifesto by President Hage Geingob on Saturday.The event was he...

Otjozondjupa traffic chief laid to rest at Otjiwarongo

The late police traffic officer who died in a motorbike accident on 23 September this year near Otjiwarongo, was laid to rest in an official burial service on Saturday afternoon at the town.The 54-year-old Joseph Phillip Severus dead instantly

Dreyer, Ntinda win Hangana Hake Run

Risa Dreyer and Martina Ntinda won the 2019 Hangana Hake Run and Ride 42, 2 kilometre (km) marathon race on Saturday morning in Walvis Bay.Dreyer clocked a time of 02 hours: 57minutes and 06 seconds (02:57:06), to dominate a

Organisers laud successful coastal marathon

Organisers of the 2019 Hangana Hake Run and Ride says the event on Saturday morning at the coastal towns of Walvis Bay and Swakopmund was a success.Speaking to Nampa after the marathon and cycling events, head of the organising

Boy drowns in canal at Omusati

A six-year-old pre-primary learner from Onampila Combined School (CS) drowned in a water canal near Onampila village in the Omusati Region's Elim Constituency on Thursday.Confirming the incident to Nampa on Saturday, Inspector Linekela Shikongo of the...

LPM holds inaugural People’s Assembly in capital

The leadership of the Landless People's Movement (LPM) held the party's first ever People's Assembly in the capital on Saturday.The meeting is purely for internal organisational and administrative matters such as the adoption of the party's constituti...