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Namibia propose new bill that ban foreigners from owning land

Namibia propose new bill that ban foreigners from owning land

InformAfrica – The Namibian government has proposed a new land ownership bill that seeks to ban foreigners from owning agricultural, commercial and communal lands in the country, according to new reports from Africa News Agency.

FIFA names Sudanese Referee For Nigeria’s Super Eagles vs Namibia Game

FIFA names Sudanese Referee For Nigeria’s Super Eagles vs Namibia Game

FIFA, World football-governing body, has named Sudanese referee Khalid Abdel Rahman as the centre man for the upcoming 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifying match between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and the Brave Warriors of Namibia, which is scheduled for the UJ Esuene Stadium, Calabar on Sunday, June 3.

Namibian nomads ask United Nations to stop dam construction

Namibian nomads ask United Nations to stop dam construction

Four nomadic tribes in remote Namibia have petitioned the United Nations to stop the construction of a massive hydro-electric dam, according to reports on Friday.

Namibia launches climate change policy

Namibia launches climate change policy

Namibia has launched its national climate change policy to guide efforts to mitigate the impact of climate change on the country’s development. Ahead of the Conference of Parties on Climate Change (COP 17) meeting in Durban, South Africa, Minister of Environment and Tourism, Netumbo Nandi Ndaitwah, said the policy would guide the country in formulating sector specific strategies to combat climate change.

Germany returns Namibian skulls taken in colonial era

Germany returns Namibian skulls taken in colonial era

(InformAfrica) Namibian tribal leaders have visited Berlin to collect the skulls of 20 compatriots who died under Germany’s colonial rule in the early 1900s.

Namibia to collect Herero skulls from Germany

Namibia to collect Herero skulls from Germany

(InformAfrica) — A Namibian delegation left for Germany Sunday to reclaim about 20 human skulls used by colonial-era scientists who sought to prove the racial superiority of whites over blacks.