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2016-06-27 Namibians Tolerate Domestic Violence - Report
[Namibian] A UNITED Nations Economic and Social Council report released in March this year says Namibians tolerate and accept domestic violence, while offering little protection to victims.

2016-06-27 Two Granted Bail in Rhino Horn Case
[Namibian] TWO businessmen who spent a week in police custody after they were arrested in connection with an alleged attempt to sell four rhino horns, have been released on bail of N$50 000 each.

2016-06-27 Mbaeva Is Cosafa Goalie of the Tournament
[New Era] Windhoek -Brave Warriors goalkeeper Maximilian Mbaeva was among the biggest individual winners at the just-ended Cosafa Cup after the Namibian shot-stopper scooped the prestigious Goalkeeper of the Tournament award.

2016-06-27 Nam's Enhanced Data System Goes Live Today
[Namibian] NAMIBIA's Enhanced General Data Dissemination System (e-GDDS), which was endorsed by the International Monetary Fund's executive board in May 2015, will go live today.

2016-06-27 Mashaba Lauds Cosafa Cup
[Namibian] SOUTH Africa coach Shakes Mashaba lauded the Cosafa Castle Cup after they secured a record-equalling fourth title after beating Botswana 3-2 in Saturday's final at the Sam Nujoma Stadium.

2016-06-27 Opuwo Investors' Conference Bears Fruit
[Namibian] THE recently-held Opuwo Investors Conference has started yielding tangible fruits.

2016-06-27 Second International Day of Yoga Celebrated
[New Era] Windhoek -The High Commission of India in Namibia celebrated the 2nd International Day of Yoga at Parliament Gardens on Saturday.

2016-06-27 WBF President Says Attacked After Tyson Defeat... Kamanya Rubbishes Claims
[New Era] Windhoek -The Harambee Boxing Bonanza held by the Salute Boxing Academy in Walvis Bay over the weekend left a sour taste in the mouths of invited boxing officials who oversaw the Tyson Ushona vs Deniz Ilbay fight, following claims that World Boxing Federation (WBF) president, Howard Goldberg, was viciously attacked by Salute's members.

2016-06-27 Baby Warriors Beat Botswana in Afcon Qualifier
[New Era] Windhoek -Vaino Uugwanga's second half goal proved enough to propel Namibia's junior football side - Baby Warriors - to a 1-0 victory over Botswana in their 2017 CAF U/17 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) first round qualifier played at the Sam Nujoma Stadium on Friday night.

2016-06-27 Nelago Ready for Miss Teen International
[New Era] Windhoek -Young and ambitious Anna 'Nelago' Shangevi says she is more than ready to represent the country at the Miss Teen International 2016 next month in Chiang Mai, Thailand.

2016-06-27 Lower Commodity Prices Expected Due to Weak Global Growth
[New Era] Windhoek -Weaker global growth, particularly by emerging markets, could lead to even lower commodity prices and as such could compromise the entire world's growth and trade outlook. This is according to a presentation by South Africa during the recent Southern African Customs Union (SACU) Council of Ministers Retreat in South Africa.

2016-06-27 Many Children Start School Late in Namibia
[New Era] Windhoek -Many children in Namibia start school late, which increases their risk of eventually dropping out of school.

2016-06-27 Over 6 000 Default On HIV Treatment in Oshana
[New Era] More than 6 000 HIV/AIDS patients in Oshana Region have defaulted on taking antiretrovirals (ARVs) in the past few years.

2016-06-27 Thirst, Joblessness Highlighted in Oshikoto Sora
[New Era] Ongwediva -Water scarcity is forcing some communities in Oshikoto Region to travel up to 15 km on a daily basis in search of water, Governor Henok Kankoshi said in his state of the region address (SORA) on Friday.

2016-06-27 Nanofasa Launches 'Winter Warmer' Project
[Namibian] DESPITE Namibia's drought and the capital city facing a water shortage, there are a few non-profit organisations out there dedicated to conserving the environment and the people in them, which includes the Nanofasa Conservation.

2016-06-27 Tension in SACU Revealed By the SADC EPA
[Namibia Economist] When Namibia together with South Africa, Botswana, Mozambique, Swaziland and Lesotho, the so-called SADC EPA Group, signed an Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) with the European Union earlier this month, it was only a day after the South African president announced that a ministerial retreat will be convened for the members of the Southern African Customs Union.

2016-06-27 Angola and Namibia Sign Agreement in Fisheries Sector
[ANGOP] Luanda -Four documents on fisheries were signed last Friday, in Luanda, between the Ministry of Fisheries of Angola and the Fisheries and Marine Resources of the Republic of Namibia, under a memorandum of understanding signed by the two countries in 2014.

2016-06-27 Nsfaf Lost Data While Relocating - Minister
[Namibian] HIGHER education minister Itah Kandjii-Murangi yesterday said the beleaguered Namibian Students' Financial Assistance Fund could have lost data files while relocating to the new premises.

2016-06-27 Shaningwa Hands Over Three Houses At Rehoboth
[Namibian] URBAN development minister Sophia Shaningwa kept hundreds of Rehoboth residents baking in the sun for hours on Friday, just to hand over three houses to beneficiaries.

2016-06-27 Wanderers, Unam Win After Tough Battles
[Namibian] LOG-LEADERS Wanderers and second-placed Unam both encountered strong opposition before beating Western Suburbs and Reho Falcon respectively over the weekend, while third-placed United got maximum points after their opponents Dolphins failed to pitch.

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