– The ministry of Information and Communication technology held a memorial service in honour of the late Dr. Hage Geingob in Windhoek yesterday, with prominent lawyer Sisa Namandja paying tribute to the late president. Meanwhile the National Commission on Research Science and Technology CEO Dr. Professor Anicia Peters remembers Dr Geingob for his visionary leadership.
– Hamas’s political leader has confirmed it is studying a new proposal to pause the fighting in the Gaza Strip. – BBC
– Ivory Coast’s interim coach has praised his side’s “mental strength” after they qualified for the Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals, having been on the brink of elimination. The hosts will now meet DR Congo in the last four in Abidjan today. – BBC
– Heavy falls are expected in the Kunene, Omusati and Otjozondjupa regions.