2019

Over 1,5 million tourists visited Namibia in 2019

by editor1 / Aug 10, 2020 / 0 comments

-Namibia recorded 1 595 000 tourist arrivals in 2019, which is a 2,5% increase from the 2018 arrivals. In 2018 the country received 1 557 000 tourist arrivals.

2019 News highlights

by editor1 / Dec 30, 2019 / 0 comments

-2019 has been an eventful year with some stories of considerable social impact making the headlines. These range from politics to finance, business, crime, health, education and many others.

MTC Salute Boxing reflects on 2019, looks forward to 2020

by editor / Dec 18, 2019 / 0 comments

-The MTC Salute Boxing Academy recently held their last fight of the year and are now looking forward to 2020 with new ideas

PDM releases 2019 elections manifesto

by editor1 / Sep 25, 2019 / 0 comments

-The Popular Democratic Movement (PDM) has released its 2019 elections manifesto with a promise to work towards improving Namibian lives, if elected into power, during the upcoming general elections.

2019 KinoNamibia film festival launched

by editor1 / May 27, 2019 / 0 comments

-The KinoNamibia Film Festival is again giving a platform to Namibian film-makers to make movies within a 48-hour time span.

Politicians and youth must avoid politicising land issues - Ndeitunga

by editor1 / Feb 02, 2019 / 0 comments

The Namibian Police's Inspector-General, Lieutenant-General Sebastian Ndeitunga, has appealed to politicians and the youth of the country to campaign lawfully and not politicise land issues during this election year.

NAMAs Committee assures public awards will continue as usual

by editor1 / Jan 31, 2019 / 0 comments
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The Namibia Annual Music Awards (NAMAs) committee has assured local musicians and the public that the awards will continue as usual this year, though not at the same time as previous years.

President Geingob declares 2019 the Year of Accountability

by editor1 / Jan 01, 2019 / 0 comments

-President Hage Geingob has declared 2019 as the 'Year of Accountability', saying elected officials would be answerable to the public.

Namibia to phase out Diesel 500 PPM in 2019

by editor1 / May 03, 2018 / 0 comments

-The Namibian fuel market is to phase out 500 particles per million (PPM) sulfur diesel by 1 January 2019.

Namibia to host SADC's Regional Climate Change Centre of Technology

by editor1 / Jan 24, 2018 / 0 comments

-Namibia is planning to host a SADC Regional Climate Change Centre of Technology towards the end of 2019.