Joel Kaapanda

Type: Person
Name: Joel Kaapanda
Title: Minister of Works, Transport and Communication
Organization: Government of Namibia
Nationality: Namibia
Fact Sheet: Biography for Joel Kaapanda
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

NBC, parties to meet over live debates

Namibian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) Director-General Albertus Aochamub says no decision has been taken yet about whether the national broadcaster will host live election debates on its television and radio stations.A forum - consisting of representatives ... [Published Namibian Sun - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

The NBC Election Coverage Policy is officially launched

[embedded content]The NBC Election Coverage Policy and Guidelines was officially launched by Information and Communication Technology Minister Joel Kaapanda on Tuesday.The Policy provides for equitable free air time to political parties on both radio ... [Published Namibian Broadcasting Corporation - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

ICT summit boosts business

The Ministry of Information Communication and Technology was hosted by Telecom Namibia for two days at the Windhoek Country Club and Resort for the first National ICT Summit.Previously, the summit was hosted by Telecom for seven years but this year the ... [Published Informanté - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 08 2014 - Updated Oct 08 2014 - 1 reports

Huawei makes further inroads in Namibia

WINDHOEK – China’s largest telecommunication company, Huawei, has now established itself comfortably in the local market, having secured supply and technological support service contracts with both the Namibian fixed line operator, Telecom Namibia, and ... [Published New Era - Oct 08 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 2 reports

Namibia hosts PDC international conference

Contributed by NAMPA.WINDHOEK, 07 OCT (NAMPA) – The 13th Participatory Design Conference (PDC) 2014 commenced in the capital on Sunday.The bi-annual international conference is attended by 200 participants from 30 countries around the world.It is being ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 4 reports

ICT Minister Fights For His Sector

:09Fighting to grow Namibia’s Information Communication Sector, Minister Joel Kaapanda is currently hosting a National Summit.It is looking into ways in which to best fast-track the sector. Minister Kaapanda says the modern world is fast moving away from ... [Published Radio Wave - Oct 07 2014]
Entities: Joel Kaapanda, Namibia
First reported Oct 04 2014 - Updated Oct 04 2014 - 1 reports

Nearly 21 000 deaf Namibians feel left out of mainstream media

Contributed by NAMPA.WINDHOEK, 04 OCT (NAMPA) – More than 20 700 hearing impaired people in Namibia feel excluded from the mainstream information sector as they feel television broadcasters and cell phone providers do not cater for their needs.This is ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Oct 04 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 1 reports

Government separating MTC and Telecom Namibia ownership

Namibia’s ICT minister Joel Kaapanda has confirmed to The Namibian newspaper that the government has finalised a decision on severing the state ownership links between incumbent telco/mobile operator Telecom Namibia and dominant cellco Mobile Telecommunications ... [Published TeleGeography - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Oct 02 2014 - Updated Oct 02 2014 - 3 reports

2014's ICT Summit to take place on the sixth and seventh of October

[embedded content]2014's ICT Summit is scheduled to take place on the sixth and seventh of October at the Windhoek Country Club Resort and Casino.This was announced by Information and Communication Technology Minister Joel Kaapanda in the capital on ... [Published Namibian Broadcasting Corporation - Oct 02 2014]
First reported Oct 02 2014 - Updated Oct 02 2014 - 1 reports

Govt splits Telecom Namibia and MTC from state holding co

Namibian information minister Joel Kaapanda said the cabinet has separated Telecom Namibia and mobile service leader MTC, by dismantling state investment body Namibia Post and Telecommunications Holdings (NPTH), according to The Namibian. Kaapanda predicted ... [Published Telecompaper - Oct 02 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Namibian press highlights electronic poll machines concerns, others

The Namibian press on Thursday zoomed in on Prime Minister Hage Geingob’s concern over reliability of electronic voting machines, confusion over the forthcoming concert by Nigerian duo P-Square and media claims that Nazis still thrive in the country.The ... [Published StarAfrica.com - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Website fingers ‘Nazis’ in Namibia

Namibia has once again come under attack in cyberspace, with a website claiming there are Nazi marches in Swakopmund and that Germans are still ruling the country.The website article written by Andre Vltcheck, who claims to be an investigative journalist, ... [Published Namibian Sun - Sep 25 2014]

Quotes

Quoting international internet security cases, Kaapanda said it was important "to ensure the security and integrity of our system. hence we are grateful to huawei for granting namibians scholarship in this critical sector."

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NBC, parties to meet over live debates [Published Namibian Sun - Oct 15 2014]
The NBC Election Coverage Policy is officially ... [Published Namibian Broadcasting Corporation - Oct 14 2014]
ICT summit boosts business [Published Informanté - Oct 09 2014]
Huawei makes further inroads in Namibia [Published New Era - Oct 08 2014]
Namibia hosts PDC international conference [Published Namibia Press Agency - Oct 07 2014]
ICT Minister Fights For His Sector [Published Radio Wave - Oct 07 2014]
Minister of ICT Joel Kaapanda inaugurates the f... [Published Namibian Broadcasting Corporation - Oct 06 2014]
Namibia needs to fast-track ICT development: Ka... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Oct 06 2014]
China's Huawei attends Namibia's ICT summit [Published Individual.com - Oct 06 2014]
‘ICT for Development’ national summit kicks off... [Published New Era - Oct 06 2014]
Nearly 21 000 deaf Namibians feel left out of m... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Oct 04 2014]
Government separating MTC and Telecom Namibia o... [Published TeleGeography - Oct 03 2014]
Deaf Association persists with access to inform... [Published New Era - Oct 03 2014]
2014's ICT Summit to take place on the sixth an... [Published Namibian Broadcasting Corporation - Oct 02 2014]
No place to hide [Published Informanté - Oct 02 2014]
Kaapanda calls on youth to participate in ICT S... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Oct 02 2014]
Namibia ICT summit to target young innovators –... [Published StarAfrica.com - Oct 02 2014]
Govt splits Telecom Namibia and MTC from state ... [Published Telecompaper - Oct 02 2014]
It is incorrect to refer to others as failures [Published New Era - Sep 26 2014]
New board for NPTH [Published Informanté - Sep 25 2014]
Namibian press highlights electronic poll machi... [Published StarAfrica.com - Sep 25 2014]
Website fingers ‘Nazis’ in Namibia [Published Namibian Sun - Sep 25 2014]
GIPF Probe Too Slow - NUNW [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 12 2014]
Biography for Joel Kaapanda [Published Able2Act - Jun 17 2005]
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