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Rehoboth on a knife’s edge

19 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...

Rehoboth on strict water diet

1 day - 29 August 2016 | Local News

Rehoboth’s water supply was restored after the town council made a N$6.3 million payment to NamWater last week. The town had been without water for close to 48 hours because of non-payment.The Rehoboth town council...

Ambassador evicted from village home

5 days ago - 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...

Hanse-Himarwa hits back at Boois

6 days ago - 24 August 2016 | Local News

The minister of education, arts and culture has rubbished claims by Kalkrand village council CEO Seth Boois that she had instigated a residents’ demonstration last week because of her public fall-out with his wife, Yvonne...

Caprivi separatists to be tried

6 days ago - 24 August 2016 | Local News

The Supreme Court has dismissed seven applications in the case of eight men appealing the dismissal of their application challenging the Windhoek High Court's jurisdiction to try them on high treason charges.The dismissed appeal applications...

Otjiwarongo clears up Dan-Boy land debacle

6 days ago - 24 August 2016 | Local News

The Otjiwarongo Municipality on Monday apologised to a local businessman, Dan-Boy Shonena Ndjadila for the confusion surrounding the land deal it entered with him in...

Kalkrand rebels against village council

1 week ago - 23 August 2016 | Local News

Tempers flared and back-and-forth accusations were hurled after a demonstration at Kalkrand in the Hardap Region last Thursday over alleged mismanagement, corruption and fraud at...

Govt tiptoes around sodomy law

1 week ago - 22 August 2016 | Local News

The United Nations Human Rights Council wants Namibia to decriminalise sodomy but there appears to be resistance from the government. According to Justice Minister...

shot of the day

1 week ago - 22 August 2016 | Local News

IRONY: An old taxi wreck, uncollected waste, a dry, emaciated veld and a shack make up a part of the camp where the struggle kids...

Epangelo lya yamukula komaindilo goUN Human Rights Council ...

1 week ago - 22 August 2016 | Local News

Epangelo olya holola kutya itali yambidhidha eindilo lyoUnited Nations Human Rights Council opo Namibia a zimine oondjokana nomakwatathano gopaihole pokati kaalumentu naalumentu nenge...

Opolisi ya nyengwa okuyogamo omudhimba

1 week ago - 22 August 2016 | Local News

Opolisi yaKahao oyali ya ithanwa sha landula oshiponga sheso lyomeya ihe oyali ya talako kayi na nkene tayi vulu okuninga sho aalumentu yatatu aakwashigwanaa ya...

Under fire exile kids to apologise

1 week ago - 19 August 2016 | Local News

The so-called struggle kids have resolved to tender an apology, at a yet to be called media briefing, for their recent unbecoming behaviour. The group’s...

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Helao Nafidi saga drags on

1 week ago - 19 August 2016 | Local News

Helao Nafidi councillor Ester Ndatala Nghidimbwa who was handpicked by Swapo and replaced Lucia Nghililewanga, who had been voted into office, has threatened to take...

TUN slams government

1 week ago - 19 August 2016 | Local News

The Teachers Union of Namibia (TUN) yesterday joined the Namibia National Teachers Union (Nantu) in reminding government that teachers will not accept the proposed 5%...

Drowning believed to be suicide

1 week ago - 19 August 2016 | Local News

The Oshana police on Wednesday afternoon retrieved the lifeless body of 42-year-old Gideon Nehale from the NamWater dam in Oshakati. He is believed to have...

Mistress, wife in dispute

1 week ago - 19 August 2016 | Local News

The Oukwanyama Traditional Authority found itself in a complicated fracas with two women fighting over a cattle post. The cattle post forms part of the...

Fire at informal market in...

1 week ago - 19 August 2016 | Local News

A fire at the Epupa informal market at Opuwo Wednesday night has left several vendors without an income.The cause of the fire, which broke out...

Kandjoze seeks Okahandja money probe

1 week ago - 19 August 2016 | Local News

Minister of Mines and Energy Obeth Kandjoze wants the finances of the Okahandja Town Council to be thoroughly investigated. This follows news that the municipality...

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