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Human milk bank coming

19 hours ago | Health

A plan to establish the country's first breast-milk bank is at an advanced stage and may see the milk reserve opening its doors as soon as January next year. Nursing mothers will soon be...

Netumbo's huge ambition

19 hours ago | Politics

Deputy prime minister Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah has her eyes set on the ruling party vice-presidency, but she is also relishing the prospect of becoming the country's first female president.However, she faces a long road and must...

Knife crime soars

19 hours ago | Crime

Okapi knives, youth and boozy nights are frequent fatal elements in male-on-male murder cases, an analysis of these violent crimes from the past six months shows. A Namibian Sun overview of crime reports dating...

NUNW: Deadline comes … and goes

19 hours ago | Politics

The leadership of the National Union of Namibian Workers (NUNW), which had demanded an apology from Swapo secretary-general Nangolo Mbumba by yesterday afternoon, has not disclosed whether this ultimatum yielded any results. NUNW secretary-general...

NSFAF cash flow in red

19 hours ago | Education

The N$2.7 billion requested by the Namibia Students Finance Assistance Fund (NSFAF) since April by far outstrips the fund's annual budget of N$962 million, a situation that has resulted in severe cash-flow problems.The ministry of...