Source: Rich Africa Consultancy |

Namibia International Energy Conference Returns in 2023 With a Focus on Shaping the Future of Energy towards Value Creation

The conference remains embedded in its Namibian and African roots and will once again feature a ministerial panel comprising energy ministers from six countries

The Namibia International Energy Conference (NIEC) returns on 25 – 27 April 2023 under the theme, ‘Shaping the future of energy towards value creation.’ Under the Patronage of the Ministry of Mines and Energy and it’s Minister Hon. Tom Alweendo. This fifth installment of the energy industry thought leadership gathering…

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Gas: The Ideal Resource Namibia and South Africa can offer Germans for Security

With German Economy Minister Robert Habeck seeking Namibia and South Africa to help Germany ensure energy security, the African Energy Chamber believes natural gas is the ideal resource that will also drive socioeconomic development and enable green hydrogen market expansion in Africa

German Economy Minister Robert Habeck has embarked on a five-day tour to Namibia and South Africa in search of hydrogen to ensure energy security in Europe’s largest economy, as the European country seeks to replace Russian gas with alternative energy resources. The trip to Namibia and South Africa follows H.E…

Source: Government of Lesotho |

Lesotho: Prime Minister Private Jet for Namibia Trip Not Costing Government-Minister

The Prime Minister had to take an official trip on November 16 this year to pay a courtesy call to Namibia’s President who is the chairperson of the SADC organ on defence and security in the region

The Prime Minister’s private jet was used by the government for the official visit of the Prime Minister Mr. Ntsokoane Samuel Matekane free of charge after three airlines conditions were not met due to the time limit. In his response during a question-and-answer session in the National Assembly, Minister in…

Source: U.S. Embassy in Namibia |

United States (U.S) Government commemorates World AIDS Day with Namibia

In Namibia, PEPFAR works closely with the Namibian government to advance the health of the Namibian people through HIV prevention, care, and treatment programming

The United States government through the U.S President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) reaffirms its commitment to fight against HIV/AIDS and remembers the millions of people who have died of AIDS. In Namibia, PEPFAR works closely with the Namibian government to advance the health of the Namibian people through…

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Angola Oil & Gas (AOG) 2022 Panel Explores Regional Cooperation on African Oil and Gas Market Expansion

Sponsored by SONILS, a panel discussion held on the second day of AOG 2022 explored ways southern African countries can improve

Entitled ‘Regional Emergence: Oil and Gas Discoveries All Over the Region Change the Energy Narrative for Angola and its Neighbors,’ a panel discussion held during the second day of the 2022 edition of the Angola Oil & Gas conference and exhibition (https://bit.ly/3gQEXBx) in Luanda explored regional integration and collaboration by African countries…

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    • Angola Oil and Gas (AOG) 2022 Unpacks How to Privatize and Finance Growth for Africa’s National Oil Companies (NOCs)
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Angola Oil and Gas (AOG) 2022 Unpacks How to Privatize and Finance Growth for Africa’s National Oil Companies (NOCs)

A strategic panel featuring regional stakeholders evaluated how Africa’s leading NOCs can access financing and become more competitive on the global energy stage

Key stakeholders from Angola and Namibia evaluated the current role and future potential of Africa’s national oil companies (NOCs) during a strategic panel on the second day of Angola Oil & Gas (AOG) 2022 (http://bit.ly/3UyBCpP), as NOCs take concrete steps across the continent to increase efficiencies, cut costs, boost profitability, and…

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Namibia and Angola Ministries Sign Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for Bilateral Cooperation at Angola Oil & Gas (AOG) 2022

An MoU on Bilateral Cooperation in the Petroleum and Natural Gas Sector was signed between Angola’s Ministry of Mineral Resources and Petroleum and Namibia’s Ministry of Mines and Energy at AOG 2022

Angola’s Ministry of Mineral Resources, Petroleum and Gas and Namibia’s Ministry of Mines and Energy signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at this year’s Angola Oil & Gas (AOG) 2022 Conference and Exhibition (https://bit.ly/3VidqIa) in Luanda which will enhance bilateral cooperation in the petroleum and natural gas sector and improve…

Source: Government of the Islamic Republic of Iran |

Foreign Minister highlights position of Africa in Iran’s foreign policy

Foreign Minister expressed his satisfaction with the good relations

Amir Abdollahian made the remarks in a phone call with Namibian Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah. He expressed his satisfaction with the good relations between the two countries and welcomed developing cooperation in the fields of science, technology and agriculture. He referred to the position of Africa…

Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Islamic Republic of Iran |

Top diplomats of Iran, Namibia discuss bilateral relations

The Iranian foreign minister thanked Namibia’s positions in support of the Palestinian people and emphasized the shared goals of the two countries

Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian held a phone conversation with Namibia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah to discuss some international issues and the expansion of bilateral cooperation in the areas of politics, economy, science, and university ties. The top Iranian diplomat voiced satisfaction with good…

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Namibia: Academy for Women Entrepreneurs Graduation Ceremony

Fifty women from across the country graduated from this entrepreneurship program

On November 22, the Public Affairs Officer at the U.S. Embassy in Namibia, Tiffany Miller, officiated the graduation ceremony of the second cohort for the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE), a program that provides women with the tools needed to create and grow their own businesses, raise capital, and effectively…