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Namibia's beef exports not affected by COVID-19

by editor1 / May 29, 2020 / 0 comments
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-Namibia's beef export to the international markets has not been affected by the global COVID-19 pandemic.

Windhoek Mayor Fransina Kahungu offers disgruntled resident food for work

by editor1 / May 29, 2020 / 0 comments

-Windhoek City Mayor Fransina Kahungu visited the Hakahana informal settlement to assess the city's COVID-19 water distribution programme.
This comes after resident Kenneth Mareka complained about a host of issues affecting them.

Truck drivers unhappy with conditions at quarantine facility

by editor1 / May 29, 2020 / 0 comments

-Disgruntled truck drivers quarantined at the temporary truck port at Walvis Bay are not happy with conditions, especially with regards to hygiene, at the facilities.

Minister says fisheries plagued by legal, administrative loopholes

by editor1 / May 29, 2020 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

-The Minister of Fisheries and Marine Resources says when appointed to the portfolio, he found an industry that was plagued by retrenchments as well as legal and administrative loopholes.

Namibia now has 23 COVID-19 cases

by editor1 / May 29, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Minister of Health and Social Services Dr Kalumbi Shangula has announced that Namibia has yet another case of COVID-19.
This brings the total number of cases to 23.

Employers say the interpretation of state of emergency regulations a threat to businesses

by editor1 / May 29, 2020 / 0 comments

-Senior Council Raymond Heathcote arguing on behalf of the group of employers says there's no doubt that President Hage Geingob declared the COVID-19 State of Emergency with good intentions but was ill-advised ending up making irrational decisions.

Kawana rubbishes allegations that he has extended quotas for current fishing rights holders

by editor1 / May 28, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Minister of Fisheries and Marine Resources has described as absurd a report in a local English weekly that alleged that he has allegedly extented quotas for current fishing rights holders.

Public urged to cooperate with officials at entry points, quarantine and surveillance facilities

by editor1 / May 28, 2020 / 0 comments

-The public is urged to co-operate with officials dealing with individuals at entry points, quarantine and surveillance facilities.

Finance Minister says Namibians will have to brace for tougher economic times due to COVID-19

by editor1 / May 28, 2020 / 0 comments

-Namibians will have to brace themselves for tougher economic times, as the country is far from getting out of the woods due to COVID-19.

Cabinet approves N$500 000 to address plight of Nkurenkuru San community

by editor1 / May 28, 2020 / 0 comments

-Cabinet has approved an amount of N$500 000 from the National Emergency Disaster Fund to purchase construction material for identified communities in Nkurenkuru in the Kavango West Region.

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