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Namibia leader wins $5m Mo Ibrahim African leadership prize
Namibia's outgoing president was on Monday named winner of the Mo Ibrahim Prize for "good governance" in Africa, the world's richest award that has seen a dearth of worthy candidates. Hifikepunye Pohamba, 79, is only the fourth winner of the $5 million annual prize, launched in 2007 with the aim of encouraging and rewarding good governance across a continent where the likes of Nelson Mandela ...(3/2/2015 5:23:13 PM)
Namibia president wins $5m Mo Ibrahim African leadership prize
Namibia's outgoing president was on Monday named winner of the Mo Ibrahim Prize for "good governance" in Africa, the world's richest award. A lack of eligible or worthy candidates means that Hifikepunye Pohamba is only the fourth winner of the $5 million annual prize since its launch in 2007. "President Pohamba's focus in forging national cohesion and reconciliation at a key stage of Namibia's ...(3/2/2015 7:01:56 AM)
Africa: Namibia's Pohamba Joins Africa's Best Leaders
[Deutsche Welle]Namibia's outgoing President Hifikepunye Pohamba has won the Mo Ibrahim Foundation African leadership prize.The award is meant to recognize good governance in a continent rife with authoritarian rulers.(3/3/2015 4:09:08 AM)
Namibia president wins $6.8 million Mo Ibrahim African leadership prize
NAIROBI - Namibia's outgoing president was on Monday named winner of the Mo Ibrahim Prize for "good governance" in Africa, the world's richest award. A lack of eligible or worthy candidates means that Hifikepunye Pohamba is only the fourth winner of the US$5 million (S$6.82 million) annual prize since its launch in 2007. "President Pohamba's focus in forging national cohesion and reconciliation ...(3/2/2015 7:55:53 AM)
Namibia: Outgoing Namibian Leader Wins U.S.$5 Million Ibrahim Award
[Capital FM]Nairobi -Outgoing Namibian President Hifikepunye Pohamba has won the 2014 Ibrahim Prize for Achievement in African Leadership.(3/2/2015 9:17:11 AM)
Namibia central bank raises lending rate to 6.25 pct
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Namibia's central bank increased its benchmark lending rate by 25 basis points to 6.25 percent on Wednesday, saying it wanted to contain persistently high growth in household credit. The Bank of Namibia said in a statement that a significant portion of new household credit was used to import luxury goods, putting additional pressure on foreign exchange reserves.(2/18/2015 4:54:43 AM)
Namibia's house prices spark land grab fears
Skyrocketing property prices have prompted demands for more affordable housing and threats of widespread land grabs.(2/20/2015 12:09:38 AM)
Africa: Major Leadership Prize Awarded to Pohamba of Namibia
[allAfrica]Cape Town -The outgoing president of Namibia, Hifikepunye Pohamba, has been awarded Africa's premier prize for achievement in leadership, worth U.S. $5 million over ten years.(3/2/2015 5:09:15 AM)
Namibia: Namibia President Wins Sh450 Million Ibrahim Prize
[The Star]Africa's leading philanthropist Mo Ibrahim yesterday disagreed with businessman Chris Kirubi, dismissing him as a man whose knowledge of Africa is shaped by the Western media.(3/3/2015 4:16:54 AM)
Warriors Cosafa 2015 draw fair, Pasuwa
THE Warriors will have to navigate past Namibia, Seychelles and Mauritius to reach the quarterfinals of the Cosafa Cup 2015 following the draw conducted in Johannesburg, South Africa on Thursday.(2/28/2015 4:16:58 PM)
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