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Finding elephants and fancy food on Namibia safari
TORRA CONSERVANCY, Namibia (AP) — Before setting out on a game drive across ruggedly beautiful northwest Namibia, we told the safari camp managers we were happy to take sandwiches. We were intent on finding the notoriously elusive desert elephant, and we didn't want to waste time returning to camp to eat.(7/21/2014 8:57:26 AM)
Next Graphite, Inc. Confirms High Concentrations of Graphitic Lumps in Initial 50-Ton Screening of Tailing Heaps
NEW YORK, NY and WINDHOEK, NAMIBIA / ACCESSWIRE / July 24, 2014 / Next Graphite, Inc. (OTCQB: GPNE) ("Next Graphite", or the "Company"), an exploration/development stage company in ...(7/24/2014 9:30:00 AM)
Canadian men's rugby team heads to Europe on November rugby tour
Canada will play Namibia, Romania and Samoa on its November rugby tour. Canada is ranked 17th in the world while Samoa is No. 9, Romania No. 16 and Namibia No. 22. The Canadian men will open their tour on Nov. 8 against Namibia at a European location yet to be announced. Kieran Crowley's team will then meet Samoa in Vannes, Frances, on Nov. 14 and Romania in Bucharest on Nov. 22.(7/24/2014 11:52:30 AM)
Namibia Says Agreement Secures Exports Access to European Union
Namibia said its fish and farm exports will keep quota and tariff-free access to the European Union after a new trade deal was agreed to by five southern Africa countries with the 28-nation bloc.(7/17/2014 6:59:27 AM)
Photoblog: south and central Namibia in photos
In April 2014 I spent some time road-tripping through south and central Namibia. It was my first time exploring this beautiful region – or regions really – the landscape changes so dramatically and so quickly it can feel like you’re moving through entirely new countries in just a few hours. What I found was a series of incredibly photogenic Namibian landscapes; wide vistas that were at their ...(7/24/2014 6:20:20 AM)
South African Scientists Confident Namibia Will Win Bid To Host Gamma-ray Telescope
JOHANNESBURG, July 23 (BERNAMA-NNN-SABC) -- Scientists at the University of the Witwatersrand here are confident that Namibia will win the bid to host the world's largest gamma ray telescope, the Cherenkov Telescope Array (CTA).(7/23/2014 4:23:38 AM)
See the sights, contemplate history, wildlife, culture in Namibia, a southern African jewel
TORRA CONSERVANCY, Namibia - Before setting out on a game drive across ruggedly beautiful northwest Namibia, we told the safari camp managers we were happy to take sandwiches. We were intent on finding the notoriously elusive desert elephant, and we didn't want to waste time returning to camp ...(7/21/2014 10:53:14 AM)
Namibia Chamber Sees New Mines Filling Jobs Cut by Glencore, Rio
New mines being developed in Namibia will create more than 3,000 jobs over the next three years, helping to offset staff losses at Glencore Plc and Rio Tinto Group’s local operations, an industry lobby said.(7/9/2014 9:59:43 AM)
Rugby-Namibia qualify for World Cup
Namibia qualified for a fifth successive Rugby World Cup by thumping hosts Madagascar 89-10 on Sunday to win the African preliminaries and book a place in Pool C at next year’s tournament alongside defending champions New Zealand. Namibia finished level on two wins each with Kenya and Zimbabwe at the end of the four-team tournament but qualified by virtue of more bonus points. Their task was ...(7/6/2014 10:53:55 AM)
Rhino to Elephant Poaching Prompts Namibia to Deploy Army Unit
Namibia has deployed soldiers to combat the threat posed by poachers to elephants and the world's largest population of black rhino in national parks that stretch along the country's borders with Angola and Botswana. Poachers have killed 10 elephants and 10 black rhinos this year in parks in Kavango, Zambezi and Kunene, Environment and Tourism Minister Uahekua Herunga said in a telephone ...(7/4/2014 8:04:05 AM)
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