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2015-05-30 Kambueshe Wins Swakop By-Election
[Namibian] SWAKOPMUND'S now former mayor, Juuso Kambueshe of Swapo, buried his three challengers in Friday's Swakopmund constituency by-election by getting 2 621 votes (or 62% of the 4 238 votes cast) thus making him the successor of late Germina Shitaleni who died of cancer earlier this year.

2015-05-29 Suspended Maltahöhe CEO Earns Close to a Million Doing Nothing
[New Era] Suspended Maltahöhe Village Council chief executive officer, Eliphas 'Aupapa' Shipanga, pocketed more than N$864 000 for two years seated at home doing nothing.

2015-05-29 Cosafa History Beckons for Mozambique, Namibia
[CAJ News] Rustenburg -RANK outsiders Mozambique and Namibia will on Saturday contest the final of what has been an enthralling Council of Southern African Football Associations (COSAFA) Cup.

2015-05-28 Giant Killers Fight for Cosafa Final Berths
[CAJ News] A surprise-filled Council of Southern African Football Associations (COSAFA) Cup progresses to the semifinal stage on Thursday with four sides rated as minnows battling for a berth in the final.

2015-05-29 Namibia, Mozambique to Contest COSAFA Cup 2015 Final
[CAF] Namibia and Mozambique booked their places in the final of the COSAFA Cup 2015 after a dramatic days of action at the Moruleng Stadium on Thursday.

2015-05-29 Brave Warriors Storm Into Final
[Namibian] Namibia's Brave Warriors stormed into the Cosafa Cup final after a thrilling 3-2 victory against Madagascar on Thursday.

2015-05-29 Slow Start to Swakopmund By-Election
[Namibian] THE Swakopmund by-elections started slowly this morning but Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN) officials are confident that the approximately 26 000 registered voters will have voted for their preferred candidate by the time the polls close tonight at 21h00.

2015-05-29 "I Would Love to Play in the PSL Again" - Shitembi
[Namibian] Namibian international midfielder Petrus Shitembi is hopeful to ply his trade in the South African Premier Soccer League (PSL) again during the 2015/16 season.

2015-05-29 Angola/Namibia Currency Conversion Deal to Facilitate Trade
[ANGOP] Luanda -The Currency Conversion Agreement between the National Reserve Bank of Angola (BNA) and the Bank of Namibia, signed in September in 2014 and already under implementation phase, aims to ensure the conversion of the two currencies both in Angola and Namibia.

2015-05-29 We Have Not Reached Our Goal Yet - Mannetti
[Namibian] The Brave Warriors are prepared and ready for Madagascar when the two sides clash in their Cosafa Cup semifinal at Moruleng Stadium this afternoon.

2015-05-28 Zambia, Malawi Clash in Cosafa Cup Final
[Cosafa] Zambia and Malawi set up a final date in Friday's COSAFA Cup 2015 Plate Final when they both claimed victory in their Last 4 clashes at the Royal Bafokeng Sports Palace on Wednesday.

2015-05-29 Swimming Night League Kicks Off
[Namibian] The first Namibia Night League Swimming Gala on 20 May was a resounding success with a total of five individual and two relay short course records being established.

2015-05-29 Rugby Squad for Nations Cup
[Namibian] The Namibian rugby selectors have named a 27-member squad that will leave for Romania next week to compete in the Nations Cup.

2015-05-29 Namibia Third On Gender Index
[Namibian] NAMIBIA scooped the third place in the inaugural Africa Gender Equality Index published by the African Development Bank Group (AfDB).

2015-05-29 A Thoughtless Policy Change
[Namibian] BARELY a week after President Hage Geingob made his wealth publicly known, the exercise already runs the risk of becoming a futile publicity stunt; what with government employees given a measure of carte blanche to do private business.

2015-05-29 Corridor Group Enters Agreement With Regional Body
[Namibian] THE Walvis Bay Corridor Group has signed a membership agreement with the Southern Africa Shippers Transport and Logistics Council (SASTALC), which is based in South Africa.

2015-05-29 Disclosure Downside
[Namibian] I AM NOT a cheerleader for legally mandated public financial disclosure of the assets of elected officials, unless it is linked to a programme for:

2015-05-29 91 Pupils Withdrawn From School Over Fee Increase
[Namibian] DISGRUNTLED parents in Omusati region have withdrawn 91 children from Ambrosius P Amutenya Private School after a fee increase from N$450 to N$1 000 per month.

2015-05-29 Lessons From Silicon Valley
[Namibian] ONCE again, California's Silicon Valley is confirming its status as a mecca of high-tech entrepreneurship and wealth creation.

2015-05-29 Oewerfees a Big Success
[Namibian] THE second annual Oewerfees that was held over the past weekend at Noordoewer was a big success and saw funds raised for the Sonstraaltjie pre-primary school, according to a member of the festival's organising committee, Mariaan Ferreira.

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