COAT OF ARMS
Government: Unitary Semi-Presidential Republic
Current President: Hage Geingob
Population: 2.3 million (UN 2011)
Land Size: 824,292 sq km (318,261 sq miles)
Major Ethic Groups:
- Sat - Apr 21, 2018: Judgement Reserved On Spy Chief's Bid to Suppress Article - AllAfrica News: Namibia
[Namibian] WINDHOEK High Court judge Harald Geier has reserved judgement on an urgent application in which the head of Namibia's state spy agency is trying to prevent a weekly newspaper from publishing an article in which government properties allegedly being misused by former members of the spy service are disclosed.
- Fri - Apr 20, 2018: Residents Reject Prepaid Water Meters - AllAfrica News: Namibia
[Namibian] Hundreds of Katima Mulilo residents held a peaceful demonstration yesterday, rejecting the prepaid water meters which the town council has started to install here.
- Fri - Apr 20, 2018: Police Seek Assistance in Tracing Missing Man - AllAfrica News: Namibia
[Namibian] Police are appealing for the public's assistance in locating Ismail Swartbooi.
- Fri - Apr 20, 2018: Sanlam Launches Coastal Marathon - AllAfrica News: Namibia
[Namibian] The first-ever Sanlam coastal marathon is a platform for unearthing athletics talent, creating a platform for athletes to hone their skills, while at the same time promoting health and fitness for all, the organisers said during Thursday's launch.
- Fri - Apr 20, 2018: Three Convicted On 513 Charges in Fraud Trial - AllAfrica News: Namibia
[Namibian] A married couple and their former partner in a cash-loan business which they ran at Oranjemund before it collapsed in 2006 have been found guilty on 513 criminal charges, including 256 counts of fraud, in the Windhoek High Court.