Monthly Archives: May 2020

First-ever meeting of the new Namibia Football Association executive committee held yesterday

The first-ever meeting of the new Namibia Football Association (NFA) executive committee held yesterday resolved to extend the contract of the acting secretary-general Franco Cosmos until December 2020. The meeting, held here following their election in February, was delayed by

Geingob to deliver State of the Nation Address next week

President Hage Geingob will Thursday, 04 June deliver his first state-of-the-nation address since his re-election as president of the republic in November last year. Geingob, won the 2019 presidential election with 56.3% of the vote and was sworn in for

Money of Ondangwa hospital stolen at gunpoint

The Namibian Police Force (NamPol) in the Oshana Region have arrested two men while still looking for other two suspects, following an armed robbery occurred at the entrance of Ondangwa First National Bank on Friday. Confirming the robbery to Nampa

NFA exco holds first meeting

The Namibia Football Association (NFA) Executive Committee on Saturday held their first-ever meeting following their election in February where a number of matters were discussed, notably the extension of the contract of the acting Secretary-General. The meeting which took place

Botswana to Allow Farmers Keep Wildlife to Boost Agro-Tourism

GABORONE, BOTSWANA – Botswana’s president, Mokgweetsi Masisi, says his government will allow farmers to keep small game as a way to encourage locals’ participation in agro-tourism. He added that it is paramount for them to have a stake in the

Cameroon Military Acknowledges Soldiers Arrested in Togo

YAOUNDE – Cameroon’s military says three of five men recently arrested by Togolese police and portrayed by Togolese media as notorious criminals who committed serious offenses against Togolese citizens are Cameroonian soldiers, while the other two are former convicts. The

Roadside Bomb Blast Kills 9 Near Somali Capital

Somali officials say nine civilians were killed and 10 others were wounded in a roadside bomb explosion outside Mogadishu on Sunday. The blast from an improvised explosive device hit a bus transporting civilians from Mogadishu to the town of Wanlaweyn,

Confirmed cases of COVID-19 now at 24

Health Minister Dr Kalumbi Shangula announced that Namibia has now recorded 24 confirmed cases of COVID-19, with the latest case involving a 51 year old Namibian man who arrived in the country on 05 May 2020. Shangula made the announcement