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Live for the moments, not the milestones

7 hours ago | People

Mariselle StofbergCarla van Zyl is the top medical student from the class of 2018 at the University of Namibia (Unam). This motivated, driven and passionate student has worked hard throughout her studies and recently graduated...

Family pained by undignified burial

7 hours ago | Local News

The family of the 78-year-old man, who was initially suspected to have died of Congo fever, have held a memorial service for him at his homestead at Onethika B near Ontananga in the Oshikoto Region.Elifa...

Deadbeat dads

7 hours ago | Social Issues

Although Namibian law holds both parents equally responsible for meeting the basic needs of their children, nearly half of households are run by single mothers, many of whom face severe financial struggles that compound the...

ACC defends 18-tonne timber seizure

7 hours ago | Justice

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) is defending its seizure of 18 tonnes of rosewood imported into Namibia for shipment to China because it was part of a cross-border investigation into a number of crimes, including potential...

Taking collective responsibility

7 hours ago | Columns

It is indeed encouraging to see Namibians in general expressing their support and speaking out in defence of sexual assault survivors. Stigma can compound the pain of sexual assault victims and it is extremely difficult...