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20 November 2023

– The Namibia Airports Company (NAC) has reported a surge in passenger numbers at Luderitz Airport, rising from 400 per month to 1420 as of March 2023. The increase is attributed to heightened oil and gas activities offshore the town, along with planned green hydrogen projects. – The Brief

– The Nigerian government has announced that more than 4,000 prisoners have been released to ease overcrowding in jails. – BBC

– Thirty-one premature babies have been moved from al-Shifa hospital in Gaza City to a maternity hospital in southern Gaza. The babies had to be “wrapped in foil to maintain their body temperatures [while] on the move – but their “health condition is good”, a spokesperson for the Palestinian Red Crescent told the BBC. – BBC

– Eeshoke Chula Chula are the 2023 Dr. Hage Geingob Cup champions, after beating African Stars 1-0 at a fully packed Independence Stadium on Saturday, walking away with N$250 000.