Nigeria, others witness slow Internet speed as submarine cable cuts
Subscribers, especially data customers may experience service disruptions, slow speeds, among other challenges as a result of damages to a submarine cable system on the Atlantic sea.
Chinese businesses in faraway Namibia feel virus fear
Namibia should by rights feel little concern about the coronavirus outbreak given that the sparsely-populated desert country is 12,000 kilometres from China
Namibia president takes lead in partial election results
Namibia's President Hage Geingob on Friday looked set to secure a second term with partial results from this week's general election showing him leading with 55 percent of the vote.
Black Stallions hit Johannesburg today
Home-based members of the Nigeria rugby national 7s team (Black Stallions) will depart the country today to join their foreign-based counterparts in the Rugby Africa Sevens Olympic qualifiers billed to take place in Johannesburg this weekend.
5 Interesting Facts About Namibia
Namibia is a little-known country in the southern part of Africa. The official name of the country is the Republic of Namibia. It is bordered by Zambia and Angola to the north, Botswana to the east and South Africa to the south and east and the Atlantic Ocean to the west. Here are some interesting facts about Namibia: The Name Namibia Namibia got its name from the Namib’s desert; this…
AFCON 2019 match commentary to be broadcast in pidgin on DStv, GOtv
With the start of the Total 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) only a few days away, DStv and GOtv subscribers can look forward to experiencing every moment of the tournament live and in HD on SuperSport, with superior analyses and commentary both in English and Pidgin. All the matches of the tournament will be…
Buhari felicitates with former Namibia president at 90
President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated former Namibia President, Dr Sam Nujoma, who turns 90 today, commending him for devoting his life to service to humanity and freedom. A letter signed by the President said: “On the auspicious occasion of your ninetieth birthday on May 12, 2019, I have the pleasure on behalf of myself, the…
‘Beyond regulation, Nigeria has too many oil, gas assets locked up’
Lekan Akinyanmi is the CEO of Lekoil, an Africa-focused, AIM-listed oil and gas exploration and production company with interests in Nigeria and Namibia. The company acquired a significant stake in the Otakikpo marginal field from Green Energy and acts as its technical partner to bring the field into production. In this interview, Akinyanmi explained how…
‘Millions of Nigerians may miss homes by 2050’
Hundreds of millions of people in developing countries, including Nigeria, will lose their homes against their will in the next 30 years. A ground-breaking study by Prindex, a joint initiative of the Global Land Alliance and Overseas Development Institute (ODI), asked adults across 33 countries whether they fear losing the right to use their homes…