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35% of Namibian youth jobless

17 hours ago | Labour

A UN agency report has found that Namibia is among the countries with the worst job prospects for young people and that those who do find jobs earn poor salaries. The World Employment Social Outlook...

Govt wants media control

17 hours ago | Government

The minister of information and communication technology, Tjekero Tweya, says the ministry will drive an agenda to put in place a statutory body “to ensure that the media are held responsible and do not get...

Rehoboth on a knife’s edge

17 hours ago | Local News

The Rehoboth community plans to take its former chief administrator, Theo Jankowski, the town’s two former mayors, Eve Maasdorp and Dawid Richter, as well as a senior municipal manager, Willie Swartz, to court for alleged...

Free booze at accident scene

17 hours ago | Accidents

Dozens of people looted the scene of a near-fatal accident between Otavi and Tsumeb this weekend after hundreds of bottles of cider had spilled onto the road from a truck involved in the accident. However,...

Lawyer’s absence delays murder trial

17 hours ago | Justice

The trial of the American citizens charged with the murder of Andre Heckmair more than five years ago was postponed yesterday because the lawyer of one of the accused was absent.The Windhoek High Court was...