President Zuma Sends Condolences On Passing of Top South African Boxing Trainer

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma has extended his heartfelt condolences on the passing of one of South Africa’s most prolific Boxing trainer and Promoter, Mr Nick Durandt, who passed on yesterday in a motorbike accident near Clarens in the Free State …

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma has extended his heartfelt condolences on the passing of one of South Africa's most prolific Boxing trainer and Promoter, Mr Nick Durandt, who passed on yesterday in a motorbike accident near Clarens in the Free State province.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Philip Kgosana – the Meaning of His Courage Today

[Daily Maverick] A slip of a young UCT student, with nothing but his bare hands – yet a trudging crowd of 30,000 behind him – taking on the armed might of apartheid. That was the awe-inspiring sight I had of Philip Kgosana making history nearly two gen…

[Daily Maverick] A slip of a young UCT student, with nothing but his bare hands - yet a trudging crowd of 30,000 behind him - taking on the armed might of apartheid. That was the awe-inspiring sight I had of Philip Kgosana making history nearly two generations ago. It speaks to us today in newly troubled, even perilous times. We must remember him, and the senior policeman he parleyed with, for decades. Their example is eloquent. By TONY HEARD.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Medipark Unveiled As an Academic Hospital

[New Era] Ongwediva -Ongwediva Medipark Private Hospital has been designated as an academic private hospital and will officially train medical students at the University of Namibia.

[New Era] Ongwediva -Ongwediva Medipark Private Hospital has been designated as an academic private hospital and will officially train medical students at the University of Namibia.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Recovering Diamond Market Could Result in More Cutting and Polishing Factories

[New Era] Windhoek -With diamond sales demand picking up in 2017, coupled with a relatively new sales and marketing agreement between the government and De Beers, the Namibia Diamond Trading Company (NDTC) has not ruled out the possibility of more play…

[New Era] Windhoek -With diamond sales demand picking up in 2017, coupled with a relatively new sales and marketing agreement between the government and De Beers, the Namibia Diamond Trading Company (NDTC) has not ruled out the possibility of more players entering the cutting a polishing arena.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Chinese Filmmakers Choose Country for Their Filming

[New Era] Windhoek -Hunan Satellite TV, the second most-watched channel in China recently concluded filming parts of a reality television series in Namibia. China’s most watched television channel is CCTV-1 owned by China Central Television.

[New Era] Windhoek -Hunan Satellite TV, the second most-watched channel in China recently concluded filming parts of a reality television series in Namibia. China's most watched television channel is CCTV-1 owned by China Central Television.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Man Convicted of Drug Dealing to Remain in Prison

[New Era] Windhoek -A 52-year old man convicted of drug dealing will remain behind bars after his appeal against his sentence and conviction were dismissed in the High Court on Friday.

[New Era] Windhoek -A 52-year old man convicted of drug dealing will remain behind bars after his appeal against his sentence and conviction were dismissed in the High Court on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Geingob Calls for Unity Among Party Members

[New Era] Windhoek -As the Swapo Party celebrated its 57th anniversary over the past week, President Hage Geingob has called on party members to unite and ensure that the party continues to evolve as a people’s movement.

[New Era] Windhoek -As the Swapo Party celebrated its 57th anniversary over the past week, President Hage Geingob has called on party members to unite and ensure that the party continues to evolve as a people's movement.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Rosh Pinah Mineworkers Under Threat After Wildcat Strike

[New Era] Keetmanshoop -“Try it one more time and you will all be on the street,” was the message from the Rosh Pinah zinc mine management to workers who took part in an impromptu strike last week.

[New Era] Keetmanshoop -"Try it one more time and you will all be on the street," was the message from the Rosh Pinah zinc mine management to workers who took part in an impromptu strike last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia