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Scholastica’s journey from HIV patient to life-saving case manager

Scholastica works for KP-STAR (Key Populations Strengthening Technical Assistance Response), a U.S. Government-funded project that provides health and other crucial services in Namibia to people who are at risk of...
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ECN responds to reports about deregistration of political parties

The Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN) has issued a statement raising concern to reports regarding compliance with section 139, 140 and 141 of the Electoral Act to the Democratic Coalition...
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Namibia to attend Commonwealth law ministers meeting in Tanzania

The United Republic of Tanzania is all set to welcome ministers and attorneys-general, from commonwealth countries, including Namibia, to the Commonwealth Law Ministers Meeting in Zanzibar on 4 March 2024...
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State funeral to be conducted in three stages

The state funeral of the late president Dr Hage Geingob will be conducted in three stages, starting with the ceremonial route procession today, the main memorial service tomorrow, Saturday the...
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NDF to lead military procession 

The Namibian Defence Force will lead a military procession with the remains of the late President Dr Hage Geingob across the capital city tomorrow, Friday 23 February, to allow the...
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Namibia wants larger stake from diamonds

Namibia is preparing to negotiate with De Beers to secure a larger stake from diamonds mined within its borders. The current arrangement allows Namibia to retain 15% of the diamonds...
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African Union and SADC unveil commemorative statue of Mwalimu Julius Nyerere

The African Union together with the Southern African Development Community (SADC) unveiled a commemorative statue of the revered Mwalimu Julius K. Nyerere of Tanzania during the 37th Ordinary Session of...
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MAWLR delegation explores agricultural best practices in Malawi

In a collaborative initiative led by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) country offices in Namibia and Malawi, a delegation comprising 31 agricultural extension staff and...
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ECN conducts 2nd mock voter registrations

The Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN) will be conducting a second mock voters’ registration exercise of the enhanced and upgraded Integrated Mobile Voter Registration System (IMVRS) in the Khomas Region....
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BoN maintains repo rate at 7.75%

In the intricate dance of economics, few instruments wield as much influence as a country’s repo rate. This often-overlooked figure holds the power to sway markets, influence borrowing costs, and...
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NBL commits to raising the bar on sustainability

As part of its “Brew a Better World 2030” strategy, Namibia Breweries Limited (NBL) has announced that it is accelerating its sustainability efforts by committing to reach zero emissions across...
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The power to connecting through radio

Observed annually on February 13th, World Radio Day is a global celebration that honors the power and impact of radio as a medium of communication. Established by the United Nations...
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