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City Police demolishes shacks in Agste Laan

by editor1 / Mar 28, 2017 / 0 comments

-The City Police demolished some illegal shacks in the Agste Laan informal settlement.

Namibia remains at risk of malaria resurgence

by editor1 / Mar 28, 2017 / 0 comments

Namibia remains at risk of a malaria resurgence despite significant progress of 96 percent reduction of malaria cases and deaths in recent years.

SNAFU wants Meatco presence stepped up in Hardap and //Karas regions

by editor1 / Mar 28, 2017 / 0 comments

The Southern Namibia Farmers Union (SNAFU) is calling on Meatco to aggressively step up its presence in the Hardap and //Karas regions.

Windhoek residents encouraged to create neighbourhood watch groups

by editor1 / Mar 28, 2017 / 0 comments

With the increase in criminal activities, the Windhoek City Police is encouraging Windhoek residents to create neighbourhood watch groups. This follows another successful apprehension of a suspect in the Hochland Park residential area on Monday.

Jailed businessman wants to appeal prison sentence

by editor1 / Mar 28, 2017 / 0 comments

An Ongwediva businessman, convicted of murder and sentenced to 17 years in prison, wants to appeal his sentence. Jackson Absalom was convicted and sentenced late last year, by the Katutura Regional Court, for the shooting to death of Tobias Abisai.

Kavango East woman dies after being struck by lightning

by editor1 / Mar 28, 2017 / 0 comments

A 36-year-old woman died on the spot, and two other people were seriously injured, after they were struck by lightning in the Kavango East Region. The incident took place at Nyondo village in the Ndiyona constituency, on Sunday afternoon.

South African struggle stalwart Ahmed Kathrada dies

by editor1 / Mar 28, 2017 / 0 comments
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South African struggle stalwart Ahmed Kathrada has died.

#BusinessToday | TransNamib needs about N$200 million to pay off 400 employees going on early retirement

by editor1 / Mar 28, 2017 / 0 comments

TransNamib will need about N$200 million to pay off 400 employees who have agreed to go on early retirement.

#BusinessToday | Namibia loses about 5 000 metric tons of maize to army worms

by editor1 / Mar 28, 2017 / 0 comments

Namibia lost about 5 000 metric tons of maize in the north and north eastern parts due to the devastating outbreak of army worms in Omusati, Kavango West and East and some parts of the Zambezi regions.

#BusinessToday | CRAN and MICT discuss law to prohibit consumers from buying SIM cards without valid ID

by editor1 / Mar 28, 2017 / 0 comments

The Communication Regulatory Authority of Namibia (CRAN) and the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (MICT) are in talks, to impose a new law that will prohibit consumers from buying SIM cards without a valid identification.

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