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Swapo sets date for extraordinary congress

7 hours ago | Politics

The ruling Swapo Party will hold an extraordinary congress on 30 November to 1 December at Ramatex in Windhoek. On the agenda are the reports and resolutions of the sixth ordinary elective congress held late...

Chief axed again

21 hours ago | Cultural

A committee established by the Hambukushu tribe has renewed its demand that Chief Erwin Munika Mbambo relinquish power.In a letter dated 8 November 2018, the chairperson of the pressure group, Cassius Mukenah, lists the reasons...

Still no trace of Mandume's head

21 hours ago | Cultural

There is still no indication where the head of Oukwanyama king Mandume Ya Ndemufayo ended up after his death in 1917.The Oukwanyama Traditional Authority says it is still trying to trace its whereabouts.During the centenary...

Stop marrying off young girls - Mbambo

21 hours ago | Social Issues

Kavango governor Samuel Mbambo says parents who marry off their daughters at a young age are not only compromising their health, but also risking their lives.Mbambo said he is aware of parents marrying off their...

A law unto themselves

21 hours ago | Columns

The conduct of prominent businessman and Ondangwa mayor Paavo Amweele with regards to the illegal sand mining activities outside Oniipa makes him think he is a law unto himself. Amweele and businessman Otto Niimboto Shikomba...