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Ambassador evicted from village home

1 day - 25 August 2016 | Local News

Relatives of ambassador Bonny Haufiku were evicted from their home at Ohalushu in the Ohangwena Region on Tuesday, and the luxurious house is scheduled for demolition by his cousins, the Kaukungwa brothers.Haufiku is Namibia’s ambassador...

1.2 million hectares in foreign hands

1 day - 25 August 2016 | Agriculture

After 25 years it would seem that Namibia’s land reform efforts are a mixed bag of successes and failures. In an overview provided of the country’s land reform process since 1991 that highlighted the challenges...

Miss Namibia, made in SA

1 day - 25 August 2016 | Art and Entertainment

The Miss Namibia pageant has again shopped in South Africa as Miss Namibia 2016 prepares for this year’s Miss Universe pageant. Lizelle Esterhuizen’s Miss Universe profile pictures were released yesterday, with her dress, make-up and...

Second permit may bring relief

1 day - 25 August 2016 | Agriculture

Nearly two months after the stringent livestock import regulations of South Africa were introduced, no weaners have been exported by Namibia, but some relief might be in sight with an alternative veterinary import permit for...

Road safety top priority this weekend

1 day - 25 August 2016 | Accidents

Authorities are pulling out all the stops to prevent a bloodbath on Namibian roads this long weekend as reckless drivers continue to claim hundreds of lives each year. Since January this year, 2 600 car...