Brave Warriors coach, Ricardo Mannetti, remains hopeful that Namibia will qualify for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) finals, despite seeing his side throwing away a 1-0 lead in the dying minutes of last Saturday’s qualifiers match against Zambia at the Sam Nujoma Stadium.
Brave Warriors versatile defender, Teberius ‘Thebe’ Lombard, is enjoying life at his new club, Lusaka Dynamos, in the Zambian top flight league after signing a three-year deal last month from Tura Magic.
Namibian transporters, whose trucks were stranded in Zambia for six months over timber smuggling allegations, are in dire straits, the Namibia Chamber of Commerce and Industry revealed this week.
A customs dispute which has left about 70 Namibian drivers and 200 trucks loaded with timber stranded in Zambia for close to six months may turn ugly after the Namibia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NCCI) threatened to take unspecified action against trucks from the neighbouring country using the Port of Walvis Bay.
Telecom Namibia has paid a N$100,000 fine to the Zambia Information and Communications Technology Authority (ZICTA) for operating illegally in that country.