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Judgement in election challenge set for February

The ruling in the legal battle over the use of the electronic voting machines (EVMs) and the results of the November 2019 Presidential Election, will be made public in Supreme …

Global Weather Hazards Summary: January 17 – 23, 2020

Desert locust swarms reach Sudan, Eritrea, and Djibouti, as flooding continues in Zambia and Angola

1. Over the past two weeks flash floods have been reported in Luanda,

Uige, and …

Electronic voting machines without verifiable paper trails by the Electoral Commission on Namibia during the November 2019 elections came under fire in the Supreme Court

The use of electronic voting machines (EVMs) without verifiable paper trails by the Electoral Commission on Namibia (ECN) during the November 2019 elections, came under fire in the Supreme Court …

Nanso launches campaign on access to education at Rundu

The President of the Namibian National Student Organisation (NANSO), Simon Taapopi on Thursday at the launch of the campaign on access to education said they will be campaigning for quality …

Swapo Secretary General said the party has accepted the outcome of the by-elections on Wednesday

Swapo Secretary General Sophia Shaningwa said the party has accepted the outcome of the by-elections on Wednesday, in which it lost two constituencies - Walvis Bay Urban and Keetmanshoop Urban.…

Global Weather Hazards Summary: January 17 – 23, 2020

Desert locust swarms reach Sudan, Eritrea, and Djibouti, as flooding continues in Zambia and Angola

1. Over the past two weeks flash floods have been reported in Luanda,

Uige, and …

Building Disaster Resilience in Sub-Saharan Africa Program: Result Area 5 (2018 2019 Activity Report)

1. Introduction

Tropical cyclone Idai, which made landfall in March 2019 near the port city of Beira in Mozambique was the most severe natural disaster to affect southern Africa in …

Ruling in the legal battle over the use of electronic voting machines without verifiable paper trails and the results of the November 2019 presidential election

The ruling in the legal battle over the use of electronic voting machines (EVMs) without verifiable paper trails and the results of the November 2019 presidential election, will be made …