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September 11, 2017 12:40 AM News of dead children kept from parents

The wounded parents of three French children shot dead in an ambush in Namibia are so seriously injured that they have not been told their children are dead. The youngsters were killed on Monday night when armed Angolan men, from either the government army or Unita rebel forces, ambushed vehicles carrying tourists and aid workers. Nurse Helena Ansino 91

September 8, 2017 6:55 AM Mapisa-Nqakula: SADC has deployed officials to Lesotho, not SA

Lesotho army chief Khoantle Motsomotso was shot dead by two military officers earlier this week. CAPE TOWN - Minister of Defence Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula says that the Southern African Development Community (SADC) has sent a fact-finding mission to Lesotho in the wake of the assassination of the country’s defence force chief. “We have people on the ground 75

September 7, 2017 11:18 PM SADC delegation on fact-finding mission in Lesotho

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) fact-finding Mission comprising of Organ Troika Ministers plus SADC Chair accompanied by Defence and Security experts have arrived in Lesotho. The mission is expected to conduct an assessment of the security situation, following a tragic death Army Commander Khoantle Motsomotso by his junior officers 98

September 3, 2017 10:29 AM Namibians earn maiden win by thumping EP Kings

Cape Town - The Welwitschias earned their maiden Currie Cup First Division victory on Saturday in an action-packed round as defending champions, the Griffons, registered their second victory in a row. The team from Namibia got off to a strong start against Eastern Province in Windhoek as they played their way to a 23-8 lead, which they built on after 64

August 31, 2017 12:52 PM Namibia: San Community Undergoing Cultural, Climate and Socio-Economic Change

The OrigiNations, an organisation focused on indigenous communities around the world, recently visited Namibia and went to the Nyae Nyae Conservancy in and around Tsumkwe, which is managed by the indigenous Ju/'hoansi San community, and met with elders, the conservancy, community and the Nyae Nyae Foundation, one of the supporting NGOs in the area. The international 107

August 30, 2017 3:08 PM Charlize Theron’s sick work ethic

At a time when audiences crave female empowerment, she’s packing a punch, first in Mad Max: Fury Road, and now in Atomic Blonde Going into a lunchtime meeting with Charlize Theron, I wasn’t sure whether to feel amped or a little afraid. Theron is, of course, a powerhouse actress who has old Hollywood glamour and a mile-wide range. She has also played 137

August 30, 2017 3:07 PM Botswana to Implement Recommendations

Gaborone — Minister of Defence, Justice and Security, Mr Shaw Kgathi has assured the parliamentary portfolio committee on Foreign Affairs, Justice, Defence, Security and Government Assurances that the ministry would work hard to ensure that Botswana implements the Eastern and Southern African Anti-Money Laundering Group (ESAAMLG) recommendations. Briefing 97

August 27, 2017 7:21 PM Liverpool 4-0 Arsenal: Talking points from Anfield

Buoyant Liverpool hammered a lacklustre Arsenal 4-0 on Sunday - but what were the key talking points from the contest? Roberto Firmino, Sadio Mane, Mo Salah and Daniel Sturridge were the goalscorers for the hosts, and their strikes mean Liverpool have seven points from their first three Premier League games of the season. Arsenal, though, have now lost back-to-back 72

August 27, 2017 7:21 PM Liverpool's blistering attack of Firmino, Mane & Co. make easy work of Arsena

Arsenal were blown away by a blistering display of attacking football from Liverpool. Jurgen Klopp's front three all got on the scoresheet and when he replaced one of them with Daniel Sturridge, he grabbed a goal too. Restricting Arsenal to no shots on target will have been pleasing for Klopp but it's the devastating attacking play that caught the eye. When Liverpool 73

August 27, 2017 5:19 PM Arsenal defence, midfield go missing at Liverpool as Gunners already in crisis

A rampant Liverpool humiliated Arsenal with a 4-0 hammering at Anfield on Sunday. Any idea that this season might finally be the year the Gunners mount a credible challenge for the Premier League title evaporated over 90 agonising minutes. Arsenal did not compete tactically, physically or technically with Jurgen Klopp's men. They fell behind to a header 80