Daily Archives: November 25, 2020

“Africa Link Union (ALU)” Council Meeting urges stronger global efforts against COVID-19 through solidarity, cooperation

BEIJING, Nov. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — A joint statement between CCTV Video News Agency (CCTV+), subsidiary of China Media Group (CMG), and 11 African mainstream media was issued during the fifth Africa Link Union (ALU) council meeting on November 25. Teng

DFS Lab Announces Open Applications for Fintech Hackathon Focused on the Mojaloop Software

Five-day design sprint and hackathon will take place January 11 to 15 SEATTLE, Nov. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — DFS Lab, a digital commerce investor and accelerator that partners with early-stage startups in Sub-Saharan Africa, announced it will host a virtual hackathon

Access to decent sanitation an increasing challenge: Shifeta

Minister of Environment, Forestry and Tourism, Pohamba Shifeta, described the ongoing expansion of informal settlements as a contributing factor to the increased challenge of accessing decent sanitation. In a speech delivered on his behalf on Tuesday, during a handover of

Voting kicks off smoothly at IUM polling station

Voting at the International University of Management polling station in the Windhoek West constituency started smoothly on Wednesday, with voters casting their votes from as early as 07h15. Voters started queueing up from early as 05h00 on Wednesday to cast

Voting commences smoothly at Suiderhof Primary School

Voting at the Suiderhof Primary School polling station in Windhoek East Constituency started smoothly, the station’s presiding officer, Helvi Mufeti, has said. In an interview with Nampa on Wednesday, Mufeti said there were no difficulties during pre-polling and she expects

Voting process in Tsumkwe kicks off at snail’s pace

The voting process for the Regional Councils and Local Authority elections kicked off at a very slow pace at the Tsumkwe Settlement in Otjozondjupa Region on Wednesday. When Nampa arrived at the Tsumkwe Community Hall polling station at about 06h30

Campaign process reflects maturity of democracy: Kuugongelwa-Amadhila

Prime Minister, Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila, said this year’s election campaign process reflected the maturity of democracy in Namibia. Kuugongwela-Amadhila said this after casting her vote for the Regional Council and Local Authority elections at the MTC Headquarters polling station in Olympia,

Voter’s verification device delay opening of two polling station in Keetmanshoop

Problems experienced with the Voter’s Verification Device caused a delay the opening of two polling station in the Keetmanshoop Urban Constituency on Wednesday. When Nampa visited the Multipurpose Youth Centre polling station at 07h19, about 300 people were in the