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National land development issues discussed

Written by Mulisa Simiyasa on 24 May 2015

GROOTFONTEIN, 24 MAY (NAMPA) – A two-day consultative meeting on national urban and rural land development took place at Grootfontein in the Otjozondjupa Region on Friday and Saturday.
The Minister of Urban and Rural Development, Sophia Shaningwa headed the consultative meeting. She was accompanied by her two deputy ministers; Sylvia Makgone and Derek Klazen.
Various regional governors, traditional authority representatives, mayors, the chairpersons of all regional councils and officials in the Ministry of ...


Zambia going full throttle against Namibia

Written by Hesron Kapanga on 24 May 2015

SUN CITY, 24 MAY (NAMPA) – The coach of Zambia’s senior national team, Honor Janza is treating the Council of Southern African Football Association (Cosafa) Cup underway in South Africa like any other big tournament.
Namibia will play ‘Chipolopolo’ in its quarter-final match on Sunday, 14h00 Namibian time at the Moruleng Stadium in the North West Province of South Africa.
Zambia is currently the Cosafa Cup defending champions after winning the tournament in 2013 when they hosted the showpiece.
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× ONANKE SETTLEMENT, 21 May 2015 - Community members of the Onanke Constituency arrives at the site for the official opening of the Omuthiaya/Onanke upgraded from sand track to gravel standard. The 33 km road connects Onanke and Amilema settlements to the main B1 road that connects Tsumeb, Omuthiya Ondangwa. (Photo by: Joseph Nekaya) NAMPA

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× The leader of leftist coalition Barcelona Together, Ada Colau, holds her ballot before casting it at a polling station in Barcelona, Spain, Sunday, May 24, 2015. Voters began casting their ballots across much of Spain early Sunday in local elections that could see two upstart parties end ntarly four decades of dominance by the conservative Popular Party and the center-left Socialists. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)

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× ONANKE SETTLEMENT, 21 May 2015 - Onanke Cultural group pose for a group photo Community at the site where the official opening of the Omuthiaya/Onanke upgraded from sand track to gravel standard took place. The 33 km road connects Onanke and Amilema settlements to the main B1 road that connects Tsumeb, Omuthiya Ondangwa. (Photo by: Joseph Nekaya) NAMPA

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× Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka smashes the ball to Turkey's Marsel Ilhan during their first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Sunday, May 24, 2015 in Paris. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

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