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Oshikoto land grabs spiral out of control

5 hours ago | Local News

The Ondonga Traditional Authority's senior leader for the Onalusheshete district, Eino Shondili Amutenya, says the grabbing of grazing land in the area has spiralled out of control. Residents of Onalusheshete in Oshikoto Region are accusing...

A cry for dignity

5 hours ago | Local News

A 2015 report on harmful cultural practices in Namibia found that for some rural Namibian girls, the onset of menstruation marks the start of incest and rape, forced work and isolation among other degrading cultural...

Genocide wounds are still raw - Rukoro

5 hours ago | Local News

OvaHerero paramount chief Vekuii Rukoro has called on the German community in Namibia to wake up and smell the coffee. Rukoro yesterday said the local community can no longer ignore that they are beneficiaries of...

Student teachers demonstrate

5 hours ago | Local News

A group of student teachers yesterday demonstrated and further threatened to take action if the ministry of education does not release its vacancy bulletin soon. The protests took place in Windhoek and Ongwediva. In Windhoek,...

Donkey abattoirs cause stir

5 hours ago | Local News

A video footage asking for help to stop donkey abattoirs from opening in Namibia that was produced by a prominent Namibian tourism operator has been viewed by more than 66 000 people since last week.The...