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Geingob saddened by horror crash

19 hours ago | Accidents

President Hage Geingob has expressed his grief over 13 people who lost their lives in a terrible car crash outside Otavi on Sunday afternoon. While extending his condolences to the families and loved ones of...

66 women abused daily

19 hours ago | Crime

Recent police analyses show that gender violence mainly takes place in the home, is driven primarily by a financial dependency syndrome, and usually takes place over weekends or at the end of the month.This was...

Health buckles under meds shortage

19 hours ago | Health

A consignment of critically needed antibiotics is on hold at Customs in Walvis Bay after the supplier's import permit expired.The executive director of the health ministry, Ben Nangombe, said the tender for the medication was...

Red tape delays housing handover

19 hours ago | Infrastructure

Windhoek town planning constraints and red tape, along with a host of other troubles, are to blame for the protracted delays in the handing over of more than 300 low-income homes built under the government's...

We need a better generation

19 hours ago | Opinion

Psychological research has indicated that children who have an involved father are more likely to be emotionally secure, be confident to explore their surroundings, and, as they grow older, have better social connections. The data...