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News: Namibia

We have started to collect the most important news related to Namibia in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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US rhino hunter faces death threats

Friday, January 17th 2014, 3:56
related countries: United States United States
related places: Texas

Texas hunter Corey Knowlton who won an auction to hunt an endangered black rhino in Namibia says he has received death threats from animal lovers.
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Rhino hunt permit auctioned in US

Sunday, January 12th 2014, 7:45
related countries: United States United States
related places: Texas

A permit to kill an endangered black rhino in Namibia is sold at auction in the US state of Texas, despite protests and death threats.
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Namibia finds Mozambique plane wreck

Saturday, November 30th 2013, 10:19
related countries: Mozambique Mozambique

The wreckage of a Mozambique Airlines plane that disappeared over Namibia has been found, but none of the 34 people on board survived, local police say.
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In pictures: Namibia's worst drought for 30 years

Tuesday, August 13th 2013, 0:27

Namibia suffers its worst drought in 30 years
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Cuba gears up for Namibia 'Noah's Ark'

Tuesday, August 21st 2012, 9:16

Cuba spruces up its zoo ahead of 'Noah's Ark' gift from Namibia
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Judge backs sterilised Namibians

Monday, July 30th 2012, 15:39

A judge in Namibia rules that three women were sterilised without informed consent but says there is no evidence this was because they were HIV-positive.
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Vast African water source found

Friday, July 20th 2012, 9:15

A newly discovered water source in Namibia could have a major impact on development in the driest country in sub-Saharan Africa.
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Namibia's seal hunt set to begin

Sunday, July 15th 2012, 3:50

Namibia's annual seal hunt is set to begin, amid criticism from conservation groups that the hunt is more about money than managing marine ecology.
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Namibia-Cuba 'Noah's Ark' anger

Thursday, July 12th 2012, 10:42
related countries: Cuba Cuba, South Africa South Africa

Plans by Namibia's government to donate 148 wild animals to Cuba have been criticised by an animal rights group in neighbouring South Africa.
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VIDEO: Orphan elephants move to Mexico

Wednesday, June 6th 2012, 18:57
related countries: Mexico Mexico

Nine orphan elephants find a new home in a Safari park in Mexico after their parents were killed by ivory hunters in Namibia.
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