Unam Students Glad Over Re-Opening of Wellness Centre

[New Era] The University of Namibia (Unam) closed its clinic at the main campus in Windhoek for renovations in August 2012, and five years later, the new student wellness centre which cost at least N$5.8 million opened last week. New Era’s Alvine Kapit…

[New Era] The University of Namibia (Unam) closed its clinic at the main campus in Windhoek for renovations in August 2012, and five years later, the new student wellness centre which cost at least N$5.8 million opened last week. New Era's Alvine Kapitako spoke to students on how life was without a clinic and the difference now that there is a wellness centre.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Working Together Towards Prosperity

[New Era] Windhoek-The Fifth National Development Plan (NDP5), which was launched earlier this year by President Geingob is the 5th NDP in the series of a total of seven National Development Plans that are to implement and achieve the objectives and as…

[New Era] Windhoek-The Fifth National Development Plan (NDP5), which was launched earlier this year by President Geingob is the 5th NDP in the series of a total of seven National Development Plans that are to implement and achieve the objectives and aspirations of Namibia's long-term vision, Vision 2030. In sequence, NDP5 will be the fifth five-year implementation vehicle towards Vision 2030 and will be implemented from the financial year 2017/18 up until 2021/22.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Ambassador Zhang Is an Accomplished Diplomat

[New Era] Windhoek -Recently accredited Chinese Ambassador to Namibia, Zhang Yiming, who turned 48 in May is a career diplomat who has progressed through the ranks in his country’s foreign ministry.

[New Era] Windhoek -Recently accredited Chinese Ambassador to Namibia, Zhang Yiming, who turned 48 in May is a career diplomat who has progressed through the ranks in his country's foreign ministry.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Just How Powerful Is Grace Mugabe?

[News24Wire] So Grace Mugabe, who is accused of assault in South Africa, is back home in Zimbabwe after she was granted diplomatic immunity by the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (Dirco) over the weekend.

[News24Wire] So Grace Mugabe, who is accused of assault in South Africa, is back home in Zimbabwe after she was granted diplomatic immunity by the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (Dirco) over the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Foot ‘N’ Mouth Vaccine Shortage Hits Chipinge

[The Herald] A shortage of foot-and-mouth vaccines is frustrating efforts to contain an outbreak of the highly contagious disease in Chipinge’s Middle Sabi region where farmers risk incurring huge livestock losses.

[The Herald] A shortage of foot-and-mouth vaccines is frustrating efforts to contain an outbreak of the highly contagious disease in Chipinge's Middle Sabi region where farmers risk incurring huge livestock losses.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Soccer – Sweet Victory for Pure Platinum

[The Herald] FC Platinum’s title challenge got a morale booster after an important away win against Triangle in this Castle Lager Premier Soccer League match at Gibbo yesterday. A Winston Mhango conversion from the spot in the first-half was all Norman…

[The Herald] FC Platinum's title challenge got a morale booster after an important away win against Triangle in this Castle Lager Premier Soccer League match at Gibbo yesterday. A Winston Mhango conversion from the spot in the first-half was all Norman Mapeza's side needed to collect maximum points in this tightly-contested encounter. "We did well in the first-half and with a bit of luck, we could have scored two more goals. I am proud of the boys, they played well after our midweek defeat to CAPS United and coming her

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Promote Brand Zim, Mzembi Tells Media

[The Herald] The media has a critical role to play in marketing Zimbabwe as a brand that is safe for tourists and whose hospitality can hardly be matched with many other countries worldwide, a Cabinet Minister has said. Speaking at a national editors’ …

[The Herald] The media has a critical role to play in marketing Zimbabwe as a brand that is safe for tourists and whose hospitality can hardly be matched with many other countries worldwide, a Cabinet Minister has said. Speaking at a national editors' nation branding workshop organised by the Zimbabwe National Editors Forum (zinef) last Thursday, Tourism and Hospitality Industry Minister Dr Walter Mzembi said Zimbabwe was a violence-free country run by a democratically elected Government.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Soccer – Chungwa Stars As Champs Show Class

[The Herald] IN-FORM CAPS United striker Dominic Chungwa hogged the limelight by scoring a brace as the champions’ roar in the Castle Lager Premiership continued yesterday with another good showing at Rufaro where they breathed life into their campaign…

[The Herald] IN-FORM CAPS United striker Dominic Chungwa hogged the limelight by scoring a brace as the champions' roar in the Castle Lager Premiership continued yesterday with another good showing at Rufaro where they breathed life into their campaign which until yesterday had become a fade. The Green Machine have now collected six points inside a week following another crucial victory against FC Platinum on Wednesday at the same venue.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Decriminalisation of Gold Possession Looms

[The Herald] THE new Mines and Minerals Amendment Act is expected to create a favourable operating environment for small-scale miners, who are currently bearing the brunt of a punitive colonial law that criminalises their activities. The Mines and Mine…

[The Herald] THE new Mines and Minerals Amendment Act is expected to create a favourable operating environment for small-scale miners, who are currently bearing the brunt of a punitive colonial law that criminalises their activities. The Mines and Minerals Amendment Bill is currently being reviewed by Parliament. Amendments to the Mines and Minerals Act (Chapter 21:05), which was enacted in 1963, have been in the pipeline since 2007, but have since been accelerated under the auspices of the ease of doing business. Gove

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe