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Namibians slam ‘disrespectful’ deal over German genocide

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas gives press conference on May 28, 2021 in Berlin. – Germany for the first time on Friday May 28, 2021 recognised it had committed genocide in Namibia during its colonial occupation, with Berlin promising financial support worth more than one billion euros to aid projects…
bubmag
July 21, 2021
Namibia

Preview Top Rank Certified: Shakur Stevenson (video)

Shakur Stevenson promises a fistic tour de force when he enters the ring against Namibian contender Jeremiah Nakathila for the WBO interim junior lightweight title next Saturday, June 12. The contest headlines the Top Rank Boxing fight card live The Theater at Virgin Hotels Las Vegas. Advertisements Before fight week…
bubmag
July 16, 2021
Namibia

Namibia: ‘No Need to Decongest Prisons’

The Namibian Correctional Service (NCS) says there is no overcrowding or need for decongestion of offenders due to Covid-19 in the country's 14 correctional facilities. NCS head of central staff, Commissioner Sam Shaalulange yesterday told New Era there are currently 4 265 inmates in correctional facilities around the country. Namibia's…
bubmag
July 11, 2021
Namibia

News24.com | Namibian genocide: Descendants slam deal, say they were left out of negotiations with Germany

Namibian chiefs descended from the victims of the early twentieth century genocide say they were excluded.They have criticised Germany's settlement, calling for Namibia's president to pause implementation.Former politician and Herero descendant fears frustration will lead to land grabs.The descendants of Namibia's Herero and Nama are calling on the Namibian government…
bubmag
July 9, 2021
Namibia

Windhoek locked down as Namibia tightens Covid-19 measures

Namibian President Hage Geingob has announced stricter Covid-19 measure, locking Windhoek for two weeks. Filed picture: Kopano Tlape/GCISBy Molaole Montsho Jun 15, 2021 Rustenburg – Namibian president Hage Geingob on Tuesday evening put in place tighter measures cut the rapid spread of Covid-19 in the country. In a televised national…
bubmag
July 6, 2021