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Three suspects wanted for allegedly stealing cellphones out of vehicle

by editor1 / May 29, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Namibian Police is requesting for public assistance in tracking down suspected thieves.

Respondents argue President did not act irrationally by suspending Labour Act

by editor1 / May 29, 2020 / 0 comments

-Proceedings continue in the High Court with advocate Jean Marais representing the respondents refuting the notion that the President exceeded his constitutional power in suspending the Labour Act.

Zimbabweans from cruise ship to be repatriated by Air Namibia

by editor1 / May 29, 2020 / 0 comments

-A group of 100 Zimbabweans have been transported to the Walvis Bay International Airport to be repatriated to their country by Air Namibia.

13 000 Patients visit Oshakati Hospital every day

by editor1 / May 29, 2020 / 0 comments

-About 13 000 patients are said to be visiting the Oshakati intermediate Hospital in Oshana Region every day, making it one of the busiest health facilities in Namibia.

Namibia's beef exports not affected by COVID-19

by editor1 / May 29, 2020 / 0 comments
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meatco

-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.

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