Geingob, Schlettwein Cry Foul Over Downgrade

[Namibian] President Hage Geingob said Moody’s Investor Services should not have based its latest rating on the forthcoming Swapo Party elective congress and the national elections scheduled for 2019.

[Namibian] President Hage Geingob said Moody's Investor Services should not have based its latest rating on the forthcoming Swapo Party elective congress and the national elections scheduled for 2019.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Fisheries Minister Esau Recalls Angling Levy Hike

[Namibian] Fisheries minister Bernhard Esau announced on Friday at Walvis Bay that he has reversed the astronomical recreational angling levy increase for the sake of sustainable economic development and constructive consultations with all stakeholders.

[Namibian] Fisheries minister Bernhard Esau announced on Friday at Walvis Bay that he has reversed the astronomical recreational angling levy increase for the sake of sustainable economic development and constructive consultations with all stakeholders.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Boko Haram – UN Resolves to Continue Operations in N/East Despite Army Invasion

[Leadership] Maiduguri -The United Nations yesterday said it has resolved to continue its humanitarian assistance to displaced persons and victims of insurgency in Borno and Nigeria’s Northest region despited Friday’s military invasion of its headquart…

[Leadership] Maiduguri -The United Nations yesterday said it has resolved to continue its humanitarian assistance to displaced persons and victims of insurgency in Borno and Nigeria's Northest region despited Friday's military invasion of its headquarters at Pompomari Bye-pass in Maiduguri, the Borno state capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Shoplifter Gets Suspended Sentence

[New Era] Rundu -Natalia Ngoma, a 34-year-old mother who was re-arrested last Thursday for escaping from lawful custody after she was taken in for stealing orange juice worth N$6, has been granted a suspended jail term.

[New Era] Rundu -Natalia Ngoma, a 34-year-old mother who was re-arrested last Thursday for escaping from lawful custody after she was taken in for stealing orange juice worth N$6, has been granted a suspended jail term.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Rating Downgrade ‘Speculative’ – Geingob

[New Era] Windhoek -President Hage Geingob has hit back at the ratings agency, Moody’s, for its latest downgrade of Namibia’s unsecured bonds to junk status, saying the agency’s premise for its latest verdict on the country’s prospects was purely specu…

[New Era] Windhoek -President Hage Geingob has hit back at the ratings agency, Moody's, for its latest downgrade of Namibia's unsecured bonds to junk status, saying the agency's premise for its latest verdict on the country's prospects was purely speculative.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Walvis Bay, Windhoek Gymnasium Through to Final

[Namibian] Walvis Bay and Windhoek Gymnasium will contest the Momentum Schools u19 Super League final after posting exhilarating semifinal victories against Windhoek High School and Windhoek Afrikaanse Privaat Skool (WAP) respectively over the weekend.

[Namibian] Walvis Bay and Windhoek Gymnasium will contest the Momentum Schools u19 Super League final after posting exhilarating semifinal victories against Windhoek High School and Windhoek Afrikaanse Privaat Skool (WAP) respectively over the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Agribank, Development Corporation Sign Livestock Financing MOU

[New Era] Windhoek -Agribank and the Namibia Development Corporation (NDC) signed a one year Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on August 2, in terms of which Agribank will finance the purchasing of female breeding livestock by farmers in the Northern C…

[New Era] Windhoek -Agribank and the Namibia Development Corporation (NDC) signed a one year Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on August 2, in terms of which Agribank will finance the purchasing of female breeding livestock by farmers in the Northern Communal Areas (NCA) from the NDC's Kavango Cattle Ranch (KCR).

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Second Swakopmund Attack Victim Dies

[New Era] Swakopmund -Siegfried Strzelecki, 82, the second victim of a vicious attack on an elderly couple at their home in Swakopmund last week recently, has died. The three men accused of the attack now face double murder charges.

[New Era] Swakopmund -Siegfried Strzelecki, 82, the second victim of a vicious attack on an elderly couple at their home in Swakopmund last week recently, has died. The three men accused of the attack now face double murder charges.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia