Namibia`s outgoing president, Hifikepunye Pohamba, has won the Mo Ibrahim Foundation`s $5 million African leadership prize, an award meant to recognise good governance that had only been presented only three times before in eight years.
Namibian Prime Minister Hage Geingob has won the country`s presidential election, the Electoral Commission said Monday, with the ruling SWAPO party securing a landslide win in national polls billed as the continent`s first e-vote.
Voting began Friday in Namibia`s presidential and legislative elections, in an election that is expected to see the ruling SWAPO party retain power in the country it has run since independence 24 years ago.
A Chinese navy fleet consisting of two missile frigates and a supply ship docked at Namibia`s Port of Walvis Bay Wednesday, marking the beginning of China`s first-ever navy visit to the Southwestern African country.
Ahead of its Presidential Election, the Namibian government has purchased 3,400 India-made electronic voting machines which have already been used by other countries in Asia to conduct smooth and fair polls.
Papua New Guinea`s (PNG) Charles Amini claimed six wickets Thursday to lead his side to their second big win of the tournament on day three of the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier New Zealand 2014 (CWCQ) here at the Pukekura Park.