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SADC wants sanctions on Zimbabwe lifted

Written by Anna Salkeus on 18 August 2018

WINDHOEK, 18 AUG (NAMPA) Zimbabwean president, Emmerson Mnangagwa will assume the chairpersonship of the Organ on Politics, Defence and Security Cooperation of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) next year.
Mnangagwa was elected as the next chair at the 38th Ordinary Summit of SADC Heads of State and Government which ended in Windhoek on Saturday.
Sharing the resolutions of the summit, SADC Executive Secretary, Stergomena Tax said Mnangagwa would take over from Zambian President, Edgar Lung ...


Peace and security should be maintained in SADC: Geingob

Written by Isabel Bento on 18 August 2018

WINDHOEK, 18 AUG (NAMPA) President of Namibia and new Southern African Development Community (SADC) Chairperson, Hage Geingob on Saturday called on the region to maintain peace and security.
During the closing ceremony of the 38th Ordinary Summit of SADC Heads of State and Government in Windhoek, he said this is in order to create a conducive environment for sustainable development through regional integration.
I am confident that with the progress reports we received during the summit on the political a ...

Peace and security should be maintained in SADC: Geingob

WINDHOEK, 18 AUG (NAMPA) President of Namibia and new Southern African Development Community (SADC) Chairperson, Hage Geingob on Saturday called on the region to maintain peace and security. (NAMPA) IB/PS (Video by Lydia Pitiri)

Rwandan President arrives in Namibia to address SADC Summit

Geingob calls for support during his tenure as SADC chairperson

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× WINDHOEK, 16 August 2018 - President of Rwanda, Paul Kagame being received by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of International Relations, Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah upon his arrival at the Hosea Kutako International Airport on Thursday. Kagame has been invited to be the guest speaker at the 38th Southern African Development Community Summit in Windhoek. (Photo by: Panduleni Amwaalwa) NAMPA

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× Wushu – 2018 Asian Games – Women's Nanquan – JIExpo Kemayoran Hall B - Jakarta, Indonesia - August 19, 2018 - Tsai Wenchuan of Taiwan competes. REUTERS/Beawiharta TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

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× WINDHOEK, 13 August 2018 - The Namibia Statistics Agency launched the 2017 Financial Inclusion Survey Main Report on Monday. Seen here are (from left) Obert Maposa from FinMark Trust; NSA Statistician General Alex Shimuafeni and the Governor of the Bank of Namibia, Ipumbu Shiimi. Photo by: Esme Konstantinus) NAMPA

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× In this Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, photo is seen a solar park on the Aegean island of Tilos, Greece. Tilos with its winter population of 400 and summer population of some 3000, will become the first island in the Mediterranean to run exclusively on wind and solar power when the blades of the 800 kilowatt wind turbine start turning. (AP Photo/ Iliana Mier)

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× KEETMANSHOOP, 17 April 2017 - Keetmanshoop's Try Again Football Club. (Photo: Contributed)

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× (180819) -- NEW YORK, Aug. 19, 2018 (Xinhua) -- People dance during the "2018 Summer Streets event" in Manhattan, New York, the United States, Aug. 18, 2018. On the first three consecutive Saturdays in August, nearly seven miles of New York City's streets were shut down and were opened for people to play, run, walk and ride. (Xinhua/Lin Bilin)(gj)

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× WINDHOEK, 16 August 2018 - President of Zambia, Edgar Lungu (C) was received by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah (L) and Minister of Environment and Tourism, Pohamba Shifeta at the Hosea Kutako International Airport on Thursday. Lungu has come to attend the 38th Southern African Development Community Summit in Windhoek. (Photo by: Panduleni Amwaalwa) NAMPA

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× (180819) -- NEW YORK, Aug. 19, 2018 (Xinhua) -- People dance during the "2018 Summer Streets event" in Manhattan, New York, the United States, Aug. 18, 2018. On the first three consecutive Saturdays in August, nearly seven miles of New York City's streets were shut down and were opened for people to play, run, walk and ride. (Xinhua/Lin Bilin)(gj)