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2014-10-23 Skeletons Unearthed in Water Canal
[New Era]Ongwediva -Police in the Oshikoto region are in possession of human remains discovered by a community member at Oniifa village on Tuesday.

2014-10-23 Keetmans Fish Project to Get Facelift
[Namibian]THE Keetmanshoop Fonteintjie aquaculture community project, which was recently hit by thieves, will get renovations costing about N$21 million.

2014-10-23 Drama As Parties Continue to Dispute Voting Machines
[Namibian]MEMBERS of the Workers Revolutionary Party had to be escorted out of the offices of the Electoral Commission of Namibia on Tuesday after accusing ECN staff of being "crooks".

2014-10-23 Court Victory for Hakahana Evictees
[Namibian]TEN Hakahana residents' long and bitter eviction court battle has finally ended in victory in the Windhoek Magistrate's Court in Katutura last week.

2014-10-23 Scramble for City's Top Job
[Namibian]OKAHANDJA municipality chief executive officer Frans Enkali and former director of elections Moses Ndjarakana are among the four shortlisted candidates vying to be the next CEO of Windhoek.

2014-10-23 Napha Distances Itself From Rhino Cow Hunter
[Namibian]THE Namibia Professional Hunting Association this week distanced itself from a professional hunter who was involved in a hunt during which a rhino cow was shot in the Mangetti National Park a year ago.

2014-10-23 MTC Probed Over Poor Service
[Namibian]THE Communications Regulatory Authority of Namibia (CRAN) is investigating complaints by consumers concerning the services provided by mobile operator, MTC.

2014-10-23 Nation Readies for MTC NSC Sports Awards
[New Era]Windhoek -All roads lead to the Windhoek Country Club on Friday, 31st October when the MTC NSC Sports Awards celebrate and recognize Namibia's sporting talents.

2014-10-23 FNB Namibia Joins Hands With NTTA for Inter-Schools Champs
[New Era]Windhoek -FNB Namibia sponsored a whopping N$15 000 to the Namibian Table Tennis Association (NTTA) for the hosting of this year's Table Tennis Inter-Schools Championships, slated for this Saturday in the Hardap Region.

2014-10-23 GDP Revised, Says FNB's Motinga - As Agriculture Takes a Knock and Construction Grows
[New Era]Windhoek -Daniel Motinga, Consulting Economist at First National Bank (FNB) Namibia, has announced that the Rand Merchant Bank (RMB) Global Markets research report for Sub-Saharan African countries, dated September 26, 2014, reveals that the Namibia Statistics Agency has revised both the national counts for the period ending 2013 as well as the quarterly gross domestic product (GDP) numbers.

2014-10-23 Remarks By H.E. Ambassador Xin Shunkang
[Focac]Reverent Mr. Husselmann, Principal of Eros Primary School,

2014-10-23 Female Bus Owner Makes Inroads
[New Era]L├╝deritz -Fifty-nine-year old Anna Bostander says it has not been easy for her to get passengers to transport, but she never gave up as she tried her best to succeed in her transport business.

2014-10-23 Man, Dog Survive Aircrash
[New Era]Windhoek -A 51-year-old man and his dog yesterday morning at around 07h00 survived a Gyrocopter crash in which the light aircraft came down in a field near the Windhoek Country Club Resort and Hotel.

2014-10-23 Shoprite, Checkers Mislabelling Confirmed
[Namibian]THE Namibian Standards Institution (NSI) has established that some fresh produce sold in Shoprite and Checkers stores are grown locally, although the packaging says they are South African.

2014-10-23 Police Deny Knowing Who Shot Ndatipo
[Namibian]THE Office of the Ombudsman yesterday said it expects to complete, by the end of October, its investigation into the circumstances which let to the tragic death of 'struggle kid' Frieda Ndatipo.

2014-10-23 Teaching Ordinary People to Do Extraordinary Things
[Namibian]A group of 20 French cyclists and support crew left Windhoek on Monday on a two-month journey that will see them covering 6 000km through Namibia, Zambia and Tanzania over the next two months.

2014-10-23 Sparks Fly At Electoral Symposium
[New Era]Windhoek -Uncertainty around the use of electronic voting machines (EVMs) in next month's general election sparked bitter verbal confrontations at a symposium hosted by the Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN) this week.

2014-10-23 Pohamba to Grace Sport Awards
[Namibian]President Hifikepunye Pohamba will join in the celebration and recognition of the country's sporting talent at the upcoming National Sport Awards.

2014-10-23 Shipanga Wants to Stay
[Namibian]Jacqui Shipanga is hopeful that the Namibia Football Association will retain her as substantive coach of the Brave Gladiators.

2014-10-23 SPYL Reminds Luanda and Windhoek of Oil Agreement
[New Era]Windhoek -The Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) has reminded the Angolan government of the 2013 memorandum of understanding on oil and gas, saying the agreement needs to be effected very soon.

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