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Namibia lead the way in Rugby Africa Gold Cup

World Rugby:June 16, 2018 -Defending champions Namibia were the big winners on the opening day of the Rugby Africa Gold Cup 2018, their 55-6 defeat of Uganda in Windhoek comfortably putting them in pole position in the race to qualify as Africa 1 for Rugby World Cup 2019 in Japan.


Tullow preparing to drill Cormorant-1, offshore Namibia

Drillship Ocean Rig Poseidon has been mobilised to Namibia.Operator Tullow Oil is advancing well preparations for the drilling in September of the Cormorant-1 well in PEL 37.Almost 70% of key service contracts have been awarded, relating to more than 50% of the estimated well cost.Pancontinental is


After some really long flights, we made it to Namibia!

We all made it to Africa. The photo attendees are from all over the U.S, including the East Coast, Midwest and I think I am the only person who traveled from the West Coast. It took me about 37 hours to get from my house in California to the Hilton Hotel in Windhoek, Namibia.

JEFFCABLE.COM - 2018-06-18 00:00:00

Namibia's Giant Baobab Trees Are Dying, Climate Change Blamed

Windhoek — Namibia's oldest and largest trees, the baobabs, some of which have lived for 1,700 years, have begun dying in the last 13 years, leaving scientists stunted. Scientists who have been researching the African baobabs reported in Nature Plants that the trees, aged between 1,100 and 2,500 yea


World Rugby press release: Namibia lead the way in Gold Cup - CNBC Africa

Defending champions Namibia were the big winners on the opening day of the Rugby Africa Gold Cup 2018, their 55-6 defeat of Uganda in Windhoek comfortably putting them in pole position in the race to qualify as Africa 1 for Rugby World Cup 2019 in Japan.The nine-try Namibians, chasing a sixth succes


Birds of the Zambezi Region of Namibia - The Mad Traveler

With over 400 recorded species, theZambezi RegionofNamibia— also referred to as theCaprivi Strip— is a primebirdwatchingarea. Travelers keen on birding will want to check out theFour Rivers Routea safari trip that includes nights along four major rivers — the Zambezi, the Chobe, the Kavango (Okavang


World Rugby press release: Namibia lead the way in Gold Cup - Ventures Africa

The nine-try Namibians, chasing a sixth successive qualification for the World Cup and a spot in Pool B alongside defending champions New Zealand, South Africa, Italy and the repechage winner, stole a big round one march on Zimbabwe, the 1987 and 1991 qualifiers who were held to a 23-23 draw by Moro


Namibia's Four Rivers Route: Safari by Water - The Mad Traveler

The Zambezi River, seven steps from the foot of my bed. I could have thrown a rock and hit Zambia on the other side, it’s so close. The water flowing past my riverside cabin would eventually tumble overVictoria Falls, a day trip from here. I had 10 days in Namibia focused on the rivers of theCaprivi


Rugby World Cup African Qualifiers: Namibia Defeated Uganda Saturday in Windhoek during the Rugby Africa Gold Cup

On Saturday 16 June, the Namibia senior rugby team the Welwitschias played against Uganda’s Rugby Cranes during the 2018 Rugby Africa Gold Cup, which is also a qualifier for the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan.


Namibia: WFP Namibia Country Brief, May 2018

WFP’s focus in Namibia has shifted from food aid to providing technical assistance to the Government. The aim is to strengthen national capacities to end hunger by improving the efficiency and effectiveness of food systems to include: safety net programmes, such as school feeding and relief operatio

HUMANITARIANNEWS.ORG - 2018-06-18 03:40:00

Merck Foundation Launches Merck More Than a Mother in Partnership with the National Council and the ministry of health of Namibia

Merck Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Merck KGaA Germany launched today their ‘Merck More Than a Mother’ program in Namibia in partnership with the Chairperson of National Council of Namibia, Hon. Margaret Mensah and the Ministry of Health.


Namibia opens new nuclear medical center

In her speech, Deputy Minister of Health and Social Services, Juliet Kavetuna, said that center, set to offer medical specialty using radiopharmaceuticals to diagnose and treat diseases becomes the fourth of its kind in the country- with two in Namibia’s capital Windhoek and one in Oshakati in north

NEWSGHANA.COM.GH - 2018-06-18 11:55:34

Namibia: Netball Team Finishes 2nd in Namibia

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Storming start for Namibia - The Namibian

Namibia left wing JC Greyling and substitute hooker Louis van der Westhuizen scored two tries each, while flankers Janco Venter and Wian Conradie, hooker Obert Nortje, centre and captain Johan Deysel and fullback Chrysander Botha, who was playing in his 50th match for Namibia, scored one try each.


Namibia promotes safe menstrual health, hygiene

The Namibian government, together with the United Nations, hosted the first Menstrual Health and Hygiene Day for Namibia on Monday.

NEWSGHANA.COM.GH - 2018-06-17 08:52:07

Namibia: Mr Gay Namibia Entries Now Open

By Jonathan SolomonsEntries for Mr Gay Namibia 2018 are now open and former winner and organiser Wendelinus Hamutenya encourages gay Namibian men to be brave and enter."Mr Gay Namibia is a spokesperson dedicated to celebrating the beauty and diversity of manhood in Namibia. Recognising that there's


Wanyama gets nod for Namibia

Scrum half Conrad Wanyama’s long awaited dream to impress in national colours could be realized on Saturday after he was named in the 23-man Rugby Cranes squad to take on Namibia in a 2019 World Cup Qualifier/ Gold Cup opening round.The Rugby Cranes who left for Namibia yesterday afternoon saw coach


Namibia: Private Chinese Meeting Haunts Geingob

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Namibia increase fuel pump prices in June

The price review indicated that the oil importers paid more than the prices set by the government to bring fuel products into the country, hence the fuel increase, said the Minister of Mines and Energy Tom Alweendo in an announcement on Thursday.

NEWSGHANA.COM.GH - 2018-06-17 09:50:55

Namibia on Davis Cup quest - The Namibian

A total of nine African will compete in two groups, with the two group winners being promoted to Africa Group II, and Namibia's captain Jean Erasmus said they were optimistic about their chances.