Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Namibia 91 headlines found

3 Views

[Africa] HANSEN: Namibia: The Dangers of E-Cigarettes/Vaping

the Cancer Association of Namibia has been inundated with calls from the public on weather "vaping" is allowed in public places, restaurants, schools and enclosed areas. Vaping is still dangerous, and many vaporizers employ e-liquid or e-juice that cont
All-Africa.com
added Sep 6, 2017 15:51
2 Views

[Africa, Namibia] USE WORLD NO TOBACCO DAY TO STOP SMOKING OR DIE TRYING

On this day, for one day only, the Cancer Association of Namibia is asking all smokers to quit for one day, with a view to quit for life. Issuing a stern warning about the inherent health risks of tobacco, the Cancer Association said earlier this week, t
Namibia Economist (na)
added May 30, 2017 22:20
4 Views

[Africa, Namibia] Lands minister to decide on tobacco project

Ndopu-Lubinda told New Era yesterday the Zambezi Communal Land Board has finalized the process of objections for the planned project but refused to share the recommendations they made. “We are done. We already sat with the objectors in March. We then de
The Southern Times (New Era Corp.) (na)
added May 9, 2017 21:16
8 Views

[Africa, Namibia] Is China the World’s New Colonial Power?

One Chinese-owned company has sought to clear-cut part of Namibia’s only pristine forest, in the Zambezi region, to create a tobacco plantation nearly double the size of Manhattan
New York Times
added May 2, 2017 15:43
12 Views

[Africa, China, Namibia] Zambezi board rejects tobacco

THE Zambezi Communal Land Board has rejected an application by a Chinese majority-owned company to set up a tobacco plantation in the region. Namibia Oriental Tobacco CC, a firm co-owned by Swapo's Oshikoto regional coordinator Armas Amukwiyu, received 1
The Namibian (na)
added Sep 3, 2016 13:19
7 Views

[Africa, China] Namibian tobacco project still on

A project aimed at growing tobacco and maize in Namibia is still going ahead despite a delay in obtaining authorization for the clearance of a state forest, according to a story in The Namibian. A Chinese company, Namibia Oriental Tobacco CC, has obtain
Tobacco Reporter
added Jul 21, 2016 22:46
5 Views

[Africa, Namibia] NASHUUTA: Time to re-think our anti-smoking strategies

let’s come up with more programmes that will influence a smoker’s behaviour and can assist him or her in making the decision to quit. There are self-help materials and organisations that can give support to people trying to quit, so let’s make use of tho
Southern Times (na)
added Apr 7, 2016 20:05
6 Views

[Africa, Zimbabwe] Namibian court fines Zim truck drivers for cigarette smuggling

Two Zimbabwean truck drivers, who were arrested last year over the smuggling of contraband cigarettes through Namibia, have been sentenced to a fine of N$108 000 each or 13 years in jail. The men were arrested on May 6, 2015. They were driving two trucks
News24 (za)
added Mar 8, 2016 17:37
8 Views

[Africa, Namibia] Zimbabwean cigarette smugglers to hear judgement next week

The two Zimbabwean truck drivers who have been in custody since their arrest in May last year for allegedly smuggling contraband cigarettes will hear their judgement next week. The duo represented themselves when they testified in their defence in court
The Southern Times (New Era Corp.) (na)
added Feb 18, 2016 19:50
10 Views

[Africa] NAMIBIA: ILLEGAL TOBACCO PRODUCTS DESTROYED BY FINANCE MINISTRY

A consignment of seized illegal tobacco products was destroyed by officials of the Ministry of Finance at Katima Mulilo on Monday. The ministry’s Customs and Excise Department destroyed 275 boxes containing 50 cartons of cigarettes. Each carton containe
NAM News Network (NNN) (my)
added Sep 8, 2015 10:44
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines