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January 9, 2019 2:06 PM Namibia suspends meat imports from South Africa over foot and mouth disease

WINDHOEK (Reuters) - Namibia has suspended meat imports from South Africa due to the outbreak of the highly contagious foot and mouth disease, state broadcaster, NBC, said on Wednesday. The disease, which causes lesions and lameness in cattle and sheep, was detected in a northern district of Limpopo province, South Africa’s agriculture department announced 148

November 18, 2018 4:00 PM Zambia out of AFCON running after Mozambique defeat

2012 Africa Cup of Nations champions Zambia were defeated 1-0 in Mozambique on Sunday as their hopes of reaching next year's tournament in Cameroon were extinguished. After five matches, Chipolopolo sit bottom of Group K on four points, four behind Guinea-Bissau and Namibia in first and second, and three off Mozambique. Reginaldo scored the only goal of the game - in the 63rd minute 75

September 30, 2018 6:11 PM Prince William visits British troops in Kenya, trains with them

NNANYUKI, Kenya(Reuters) - Prince William visited British troops in Kenya on Sunday, participating in a training exercise north of the capital Nairobi. The second in the line to the throne - who served in the British military from 2006-2013 ending his career as a Royal Air Force rescue helicopter pilot - visited in combat fatigues in his role as Colonel 80

September 10, 2018 9:00 AM Luxury cruise line Seabourn launches 146-day world cruise

Starting in Miami, Florida, guests will visit 62 ports before reaching their final stop in San Francisco, California, in May. (iStock) The world cruise, called “Extraordinary Destinations,” will set sail in January 2020. Starting in Miami, Florida, guests will visit 62 ports before reaching their final stop in San Francisco, California, in May. The cruise 124

July 6, 2018 1:59 PM Antelope sends honey badger flying in epic fight

Pic Dirk Theron/Caters News - Incredible images show the oryx sending the honey badger flying (Dirk Theron/Caters News) An epic fight between an antelope and a honey badger has gone viral after pictures emerged of the antelope sending the honey badger flying. The honey badger, known for being an aggressive animal, got into a tussle with an antelope at Etosha 294

May 20, 2018 2:58 PM Meghan Markle, Prince Harry begin life as married couple

Royal Wedding: A recap of the nuptials from the famous guests, the incredible fashion, the grand processions, the vows, and the speech by Bishop Michael Curry, to the incredible kiss between newlyweds Meghan Markle and Prince Harry. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are starting their life as a married couple after a night of celebrating their royal wedding 100

April 15, 2018 2:25 AM Highlights on day 11 of the Commonwealth Games

0235 HAWKINS “SITTING UP AND TALKING” Australia’s Mike Shelley defied the brutal heat to retain his marathon title in two hours, 16.46 minutes. Silver went to Uganda’s Munyo Mutai, two minutes and 16 seconds behind, while Scotland’s Robbie Simpson took bronze. Simpson’s team mate Callum Hawkins was leading inside the final five kilometers when he succumbed 103

March 13, 2018 3:33 PM Namibia records first listeria case after it kills 180 in South Africa

WINDHOEK (Reuters) - Namibia’s health minister said on Tuesday it had recorded its first case of listeriosis, the biggest recorded outbreak of which has killed over 180 people and infected almost 970 in neighboring South Africa. Bernard Haufiku told Namibia’s parliament the victim was a 41-year-old man who was fighting for his life in hospital in the capital 113

November 13, 2017 2:54 PM Tourists trampled to death by elephant in Zambia

Foreign tourists in safari riverboats observe elephants along the Chobe river bank near Botswana's northern border where Zimbabwe, Zambia and Namibia meet, March 4, 2005 (REUTERS/Peter Apps) Two tourists have been trampled to death by an elephant after they got too close to the animal while taking pictures. Police in Zambia said the holidaymakers were killed 125

November 13, 2017 2:48 PM British chemical firm to buy Swiss soccer club Lausanne

British chemical firm to buy Swiss soccer club Lausanne British-owned multinational chemical firm INEOS has agreed to buy Swiss soccer club Lausanne-Sport. INEOS director David Thompson says he is targeting a return to European club competitions within four years. Lausanne, coached by former Switzerland midfielder Fabio Celestini, is sixth in the 10-team 37