Daily Archives: May 17, 2013

Palmgren to announce his first squad Monday

WINDHOEK: The newly-appointed Brave Warriors coach, Roger Palmgren will announce his first national squad on Monday.

Palmgren,50, takes over from caretaker coach Bernard Kaanjuka who resigned in March this year.

The Swedish-born coach was unveiled …

Obama and Erdogan demand Assad step down

WASHINGTON: Amid a flurry of moves to organize peace talks to end Syria’s bloody civil war, US President Barack Obama and Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan insisted Bashar al-Assad must step down.

The two …

US army sergeant jailed for life over Iraq killings

WASHINGTON: An Army sergeant was yesterday sentenced to life in prison without parole for the 2009 killings of five fellow service members at a combat stress clinic in Iraq.

A military judge, Army Col. David …

Mandela didn’t want daughters involved in his business

SOUTH AFRICA: Former president Nelson Mandela did not want his children to be involved in the management of his money and artworks, The Star newspaper reported today.

The revelation was contained in a replying affidavit …

Antofagasta to host JWRT 2013 – International Rugby Board

WINDHOEK: The Namibian under-20 rugby team will depart today for the 2013 International Rugby Board (IRB) Junior World Rugby Trophy in Antofagasta, Chile.

Namibia will be part of eight teams alongside host Chile, Canada, Italy, …