Politics

'Swapo dungeons' back in spotlight

1 day - 28 September 2016 | Politics

The Committee of Parents and the Truth and Justice Association have called for an international commission of inquiry into alleged crimes against humanity committed by the Swapo leadership “and their associates” during the exile years...

SPYL rejects gay rights

1 day - 28 September 2016 | Politics

In a statement released by the Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) yesterday, the youth branch of the ruling party vehemently condemned all efforts that seek to promote the rights of homosexuals in Namibia. Speaking to...

RDP slams N$11m for struggle kids

3 days ago - 26 September 2016 | Politics

The Rally for Democracy and Progress (RDP) has accused the Swapo-led government and the Social Security Commission of poor governance and lack of accountability. This followed President Hage Geingob’s transfer of N$11.3 million from the...

Struggle kids, war vets want UN money

1 week ago - 20 September 2016 | Politics

A group of former People’s Liberation Army of Namibia (PLAN) fighters have accused the United Nations (UN) of failing them as refugees and ultimately creating the struggle kid problem.The group of former fighters, along with...

Swanu wants ancestral land rights restored

1 week ago - 20 September 2016 | Politics

Namibia’s oldest political party, Swanu, has called on the government to prioritise the debate on ancestral land claim during the second land conference slated for November this year. Swanu president Usutuaije Maamberua in a statement...

Swapo Politburo to decide future of mouthpiece

2 weeks ago - 12 September 2016 | Politics

The future of the Swapo mouthpiece Namibia Today, which was last published in June 2015, will soon be decided by the party’s highest decision-making body.The...

Hage appeals to teachers, defends US trip

2 weeks ago - 09 September 2016 | Politics

In a last-ditch attempt, President Hage Geingob has pleaded with teachers not to vote in support of strike action following a pay dispute with government....

Geingob on month-long US visit

2 weeks ago - 09 September 2016 | Politics

President Hage Geingob will leave for the United States tomorrow for the 71st United Nations General Assembly, which he is expected to address on 22...

Struggle kids threaten return to Windhoek

3 weeks ago - 07 September 2016 | Politics

The struggle kids are mourning the loss of one of their group members who was run over on the B1 road outside Windhoek last week...

Councillor wins interdict against Swapo

3 weeks ago - 07 September 2016 | Politics

The High Court has granted an order interdicting Swapo from continuing with plans to swear in a new councillor at the Helao Nafidi town council....

SPYL weighs in on Strauss remarks

3 weeks ago - 05 September 2016 | Politics

The Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) has condemned a local engineer Alwyn Strauss for refusing to supervise an engineering trainee because she is black. According...

Vice-president collapses

3 weeks ago - 05 September 2016 | Politics

Vice-president Nickey Iyambo fainted after addressing the community of Tsumeb at a belated Heroes Day’ commemoration event on Saturday.Iyambo collapsed while seated shortly after the...

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SPYL wants apology or Rukoro's...

4 weeks ago - 01 September 2016 | Politics

The Swapo Youth League (SPYL) has condemned what it described as tribal remarks recently made by OvaHerero Paramount Chief Vekuii Rukoro and demanded that he...

Helao Nafidi saga dragged to...

4 weeks ago - 01 September 2016 | Politics

Swapo Party officials and the Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN) will face former Helao Nafidi local councillor Ester Ndatala Nghidimbwa in the High Court in...

OvaHerero youth defend Rukoro

4 weeks ago - 01 September 2016 | Politics

The OvaHerero Cultural Youth League (OCYL) has come out in defence of their paramount chief, Vekuii Rukoro, who has been accused of tribalism by the...

Shaningwa treats councillors like ‘water...

1 month - 29 August 2016 | Politics

Joseph Kauandenge, who represents the National Unity Democratic Organisation (Nudo) on the Windhoek city council, has launched a scathing attack on Urban and Rural Development...

Facebook comments land Nashinge in...

1 month - 26 August 2016 | Politics

The Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) is taking disciplinary action against one of its former National Executive Committee members, Immanuel Nashinge, for congratulating axed SPYL...

Governor fights for Opuwo CEO

1 month - 24 August 2016 | Politics

Kunene Governor Angelika Muharukua has reportedly tried to lobby councillors at Opuwo to renew the contract of the town council’s chief executive officer, Alfons Tjitombo....

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