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No agreement on strike rules

11 hours ago | Labour

The drafting of strike rules for an anticipated strike by teachers in the public service has been delayed, possibly until Wednesday, says Nantu secretary-general Basilius Haingura.The teachers are demanding an 8% salary increase while the...

Worried Uuvudhiya farmers watch slow canal

11 hours ago | Disasters

Water that was pumped by NamWater from the Olushandja Dam to Uuvudhiya about two months ago has not yet reached its destination.The Oshana Regional Council requested to the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry to...

Weaner exports to resume

11 hours ago | Agriculture

Exports of weaner calves to South Africa can finally resume after the registration of certain feedlots with that country’s Directorate of Animal Health.These feedlots, and others which are yet to be approved, have applied under...

Guards negotiate for a living wage

11 hours ago | Labour

A number of associations representing security guards and their employers are meeting today at the labour ministry to continue wage negotiations focusing on a union proposal of a 100% increase in the minimum wage.But members...

Dispute over missing Tassies and sugar for cattle

11 hours ago | Local News

On Wednesday the Okalongo community court of the Ombandja Traditional Authority heard a case of two pensioner brothers who are in dispute over a cattle deal that went sour in Angola in 1993.Community courts were...