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Uranium miners at Rio Tinto Namibia mine sick
Rio Tinto workers in Namibia who mined uranium to supply the British and American militaries in the 1970s are suffering from cancer and other illnesses, a study has found. A joint study by charity Earthlife Namibia and activists at the Labour Resources and Research Institute showed that workers who were employed at the firm's Rossing mine in the Namib Desert, were now battling cancer and ...(4/17/2014 4:18:58 PM)
Namibia Government Considers Oil Block Auctions to Improve Terms
Namibia may revert to auctioning oil and gas exploration blocks because it will give the government better terms than the existing open licensing system, said Petroleum Commissioner Immanuel Mulunga.(4/17/2014 1:44:41 AM)
Namibia Power Seeks Tenders for $285 Million, 250-Megawatt Plant
Namibia Power Corp. asked interested companies to bid to build a 250-megawatt solar- thermal plant as part of plans to curb an electricity-supply shortage in the southwest African nation.(4/16/2014 3:14:14 AM)
Namibia central bank keeps rates steady, economy to grow
Namibia's central bank kept its main lending rate unchanged at 5.5 percent for the seventh straight time on Wednesday, saying economic growth was expected to continue in 2014 while inflation would remain at sustainable levels. In a statement posted on its website, the Bank of Namibia said growth in 2014 was expected to be supported by the sustained rapid pace of construction and mining, as well ...(4/16/2014 6:21:57 AM)
Next Graphite, Inc. Reports 2013 Financial Results and Prepares for New Rounds of Geology in 1H2014
Next Graphite, Inc. , a development stage company in Africa's Republic of Namibia targeting the growing global graphite production industry and market demand, today announced its YE2013 financial results. ...(4/16/2014 8:15:00 AM)
Ghana U17 beat Namibia to reach final of 4-nation tourney
Ghana’s U17 team beat hosts Namibia 2-1 on Thursday night for their second straight win to reach the final of the four-nation tournament.(4/18/2014 2:59:19 AM)
NACCIMA signs MoU on investment with Namibia
The Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Namibia Chamber of Commerce & Industry. Director General of NACCIMA, Dr. John Isemede, told newsmen in Lagos on Thursday that the MoU was aimed at promoting business cooperation between the two countries. He said the MoU was signed...  [Read More...](4/17/2014 12:32:59 PM)
Namibian Economy To Grow By 5.3 Per Cent This Year
WINDHOEK, April 17 (Bernama) -- Namibia's economy is expected to grow by 5.3 per cent this year, Namibia Press Agency (Nampa) reported quoting Bank of Namibia's (BoN) Strategic Communications and Financial Sector Development director Ndangi Katoma as saying on Wednesday.(4/17/2014 4:52:33 AM)
Uranium Miners in Namibia Face Rise in Water Price, Paladin Says
Uranium miners in Namibia, already coping with water shortages in the semi-arid Erongo region, face a steep rise in costs, Paladin Energy (PDN) Ltd. said.(4/4/2014 6:24:15 AM)
Namibia: Ohangwena Trounce Kavango in Thriller
[Namibian]A second half goal from Isak Titus was enough to secure Ohangwena Region a 2 - 1 victory in a pulsating encounter played in front of an appreciative crowd on Friday afternoon.(4/19/2014 12:27:06 PM)
Source: Yahoo