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A case against the landless people in Walvis Bay dismissed

by editor1 / May 27, 2017 / 0 comments

A case against the landless people in Walvis Bay was dismissed by the Magistrate's Court on Friday.

UPM champions Rehoboth Baster community's call for recognition as traditional authority

by editor1 / May 27, 2017 / 0 comments

The United People's Movement, UPM is appealing to President Hage Geingob to intervene in the Rehoboth Baster Community's request for recognition as a traditional authority. The opposition party's leadership, led by President Willem Biscmarck van Wyk were at State House to air their concerns.

Presidency refutes claims of delays to Founding President's residence

by editor1 / May 27, 2017 / 0 comments

The Office of the President says construction of the Founding President, Sam Nujoma's house on the outskirts of Windhoek is well on track.

Unregistered foreign vendors urged to cease trade on Katima Mulilo streets

by editor1 / May 27, 2017 / 0 comments

The Native Small Traders Association-NASTA in the Zambezi Region has called on foreign vendors flooding the streets of Katima Mulilo to stop the practice, as it is against Namibian laws.

21 young Namibians headed to US under African leaders initiative

by editor1 / May 27, 2017 / 0 comments

Twenty-one young Namibians are on their way to represent the country in former U.S president Barack Obama's flagship young African leaders Initiative.

Africa Security Company workers demand answers for delay in salary payments

by editor1 / May 27, 2017 / 0 comments

About 30 employees from Africa Security Company, tasked with guarding offices of the directorate of education, and schools at Keetmanshoop are demanding answers from the company's owners, for a delay in paying their salaries.

Positive turnout at nation-wide public hearings on Namibian Time Bill

by editor1 / May 27, 2017 / 0 comments

Communities positively engaged in public hearings that were held in all 14 regions of the country, over the past few weeks, to discuss the Namibian Time Bill.

Poor community turnout at Parliamentary Standing Committee visits in Kavango East region

by editor1 / May 27, 2017 / 0 comments

Communities in the Kavango East region continue to show poor interest in parliamentary standing committee visits, a trend that one Member of Parliament has blamed on poor information dissemination as well as public frustration.

Health ministry says mental health care policies severely neglected

by editor1 / May 26, 2017 / 0 comments

Although there are policies, programmes and laws on mental health in the country, this component is severely neglected and in need of a dire progressive approach.

Most SADC countries found lagging in terms of research and innovation

by editor1 / May 26, 2017 / 0 comments

The majority of SADC countries still lag behind in terms of research and innovation, with the only exception being South Africa.

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