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2015-01-30 Robbie Savage 48 Not Out
[Namibian]The Brave Warriors' number one supporter Robbie Savage turns 48 on Saturday and will hold a small party with friends to commemorate the milestone.

2015-01-30 Top Cyclists Gear Up for National Champs
[Namibian]THE Namibian National Cycling Championships take place this weekend with both the senior men and women's titles expected to be fiercely contested.

2015-01-30 Rambler - Namtwitter - the Soft Rotten Underbelly of the Interwebs
[Namibian]So I'm finally on Twitter and I'm already astounded at the level of and overwhelming prevalence of rachetry.

2015-01-30 Floods Close Four Omusati Schools
[Namibian]FOUR schools in the Omusati region have closed indefinitely while three others have stopped some classes due to flooding caused by recent heavy rains.

2015-01-30 I Walked to School in the Rain, Says Nekundi
[Namibian]SWAPO Party Youth League deputy secretary Veikko Nekundi, who will be sworn-in as a member of parliament in March, says he used to walk from Katutura to town and back everyday when he was a student.

2015-01-30 Elderly Want 100 Percent Pension Increase
[Namibian]A GROUP of people turned up for the launch of the nationwide campaign to increase old age pensions by 100%, which took place at Tamariskia Town Hall in Swakopmund on Wednesday.

2015-01-30 Budget Tabling After 21 March
[Namibian]THIS year's budget will only be tabled in parliament after 21 March, Minister of Finance Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila said in an interview yesterday.

2015-01-30 Peace? Which Peace and for Whom?
[Namibian]IN EFFORTS to consolidate the unity of the youth to face the corrupt elite, we often speak of the General Zombie Tendency (GZT) that characterises the post-independence political order.

2015-01-30 Stock Theft Cases Worry //Karas Farmers
[Namibian]COMMERCIAL farmers in the //Karas region have lost trust in the police because of the low success rate in concluding reported stock theft cases.

2015-01-30 NQA Drags Feet On Zim Qualifications
[Namibian]TWENTY-EIGHT Namibian graduates who studied at institutions in Zimbabwe are having trouble convincing the Namibia Qualifications Authority (NQA) that their qualifications are legitimate.

2015-01-30 Eradicating Poverty in the Era of Geingonomics
[Namibian]WITH the election of Hage Geingob as the next President of Namibia, a new catchy term, in reference to the incoming commander-in-chief's economic policy vision, has been making rounds.

2015-01-30 NHE's Mariental Houses Expensive
[Namibian]THE National Housing Enterprise (NHE) denied through the media this week that its houses built at Mariental were sub-standard and unaffordable.

2015-01-30 Woman Repeats Rape Claims Against Engineer
[Namibian]A SECOND woman has testified in the Windhoek High Court that an engineer facing charges of rape and attempted murder assaulted, overpowered and raped her.

2015-01-30 Americans Complain About Prison Conditions
[Namibian]THE two American citizens accused of murdering a young man in Windhoek four years ago regard the conditions in which they are being detained in prison as inhumane.

2015-01-30 Schools to Repair Own Broken Furniture
[Namibian]THE director of education in the Ohangwena region, Sanet Steenkamp, says schools will from this year be responsible for the repair of their own furniture.

2015-01-30 Inside St Boniface - St Boniface Rubbishes Leak Claims
[Namibian]MARY Phyllis Yesudan, the no-nonsense principal of St Boniface College near Rundu in the Kavango East region, yesterday afternoon laughed off allegations that the prestige school owes its good Grade 12 Ordinary Level fortune to leaked examination papers.

2015-01-30 Windhoek Power Outages Force Bidvest Cup Time Changes
[Namibian]As local football fanatics gets ready for the return of the NFA's flagship competition, the Bidvest Namibia Cup, organizers have announced changes to the kick-off times for the Last-32 Round matches at the Sam Nujoma Stadium this weekend due to lighting concerns at the venue.

2015-01-30 International Cycling Course Presented in Namibia
[Namibian]The Namibian National Olympic Committee (NNOC) partnered with the Namibian Cycling Federation (NCF) to present an international Level 1 cycling coaches course in Namibia.

2015-01-30 Bricklaying Project a Success At Klein-Aub
[Namibian]PASTOR Koos Johannes Kharuxab started his business, K.J. Bricks, from very humble beginnings. Born and raised in Klein-Aub, a settlement in the Hardap region, Kharuxab always had a business mindset.

2015-01-30 Human Rights Groups Call for Release of Afcon Protesters
[Namibian]Several international human rights organisations have called for the release of three men who were arrested last week for protesting against Equatorial Guinea's hosting of the Africa Cup of Nations soccer tournament.

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